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County surplus property up for auction

New Hanover County has a list of items first available to area nonprofits before open to the public through auction. (Port City Daily/Alexandria Sands Williams)

NEW HANOVER COUNTY — Need new office furniture? Appliances? Break-room receptacles?

The New Hanover County government has a surplus of property it will auction off, first to area nonprofits, then the public.

Nonprofit organizations can inspect the items now through March 24 but must make an appointment with Julia LaBombard at 910-798-4333 or emailing her at A list of available property can be found here.

All items that remain will be on sale to the public Tuesday, March 28. The auction will run through April 4 through GovDeals. Registration is required for bidding.

All items are sold “as is” and all payments — all credit cards, PayPal and wire transfer — must be made online through the auction site.

Questions regarding GovDeals can be directed by calling (800) 613-0156.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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