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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 7, 2011
Helen Emry, Central Services Department, 360-754-3355 Ext. 6960

Thurston County Surplus Item for Sale on the Web

Olympia-Thurston County will be holding an auction, selling a Mohawk Hoist from the Central Services E R & R Division. The Hoist will be available for bidding starting on Monday, April 11, 2011, at 9:00 am, and bidding will close on Monday April 25, 2011 at 9:00 am.

This item is a 2004 Mohawk 4 post hoist and is rated at 19,000 lbs. Those interested in viewing the hoist or bidding should go to www.publicsurplus.com to register as a buyer. There is no cost to register. The hoist will be sold on an "as-is" basis.

Payment for the hoist may be made using cash, cashier's check or certified check. Cash payments must be exact change. Sorry no personal checks or credit cards. There is 8.7% in sales tax and a 7% surcharge added to the cost of the items. Items must be removed within 10 days after payment has been made.

For questions, please feel free to call Thurston County Central Services at 754-3355 Ext. 6960



County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3