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20 May
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Surplus Property

The following is a list of Surplus Property the City currently has available for open bidding prior to the next regular meeting on May 11th at 8pm.


1995 Chevy 2WD Work Truck – 125,387 miles; smokes when started, steering column repairs needed, door bushings are worn, A/C compressor whining, and seat is worn and damaged.

1998 Chevy 2WD Flatbed Work Truck – 121,990 miles; steering column repairs needed, starter repairs needed, door bushings are worn, and seat is worn and damaged.

2004 Chevy 2WD Silverado 1500 Police Truck – 91,741 miles (as of 4-9-2015); vehicle is still in use, but will be stripped of all equipment before transfer of ownership; head liner in cab is torn, rust on the rear quarter panels, and significant wiring issues to be sorted once equipment is removed.


None at this time.

Conditions and Reservations:

Written bids for these items must be submitted to the Kiowa City Office, 618 Main Street, Kiowa, Barber County, Kansas, 67070.  Bids should include bidders name, contact information, desired bid item and bid price, clearly written or typed, and if mailed be clearly marked as “Bid on City Property”.  Bids will be opened when received and a public record of highest bid will be kept leading up to the next Regular Council Meeting held on the bid closing date, at the City Office.  All who submit bids shall attend this regular meeting.  After the bids are announced, the City Council will allow bidders in attendance the option to raise their bid at the meeting.  Deadline for submitting bids is May 11, 2015 at 5 p.m.  The City of Kiowa reserves the right to reject or accept any or all bids or to waive any informality, should they occur, as may best benefit the City.  Payment to be received within 10 days, or item will be offered to the second highest bidder.  Winning bidder must make his/her own arrangements to take possession of items, and must do so within 30 days from the date of winning the bid item.