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ADOT to auction vehicles, other equipment on Nov. 2 in Phoenix

Potential bidders encouraged to inspect items Wednesday – Friday
October 28, 2013

PHOENIX – If you’re in the market for a used pickup truck, sedan or maybe even a backhoe, it might be worth it to check out the Arizona Department of Transportation’s fall auction on Nov. 2 in Phoenix.

ADOT will be auctioning vehicles, including 61 pickups, 14 sedans and three vans, as well as other surplus equipment that has been replaced over time. Potential bidders are encouraged to inspect the equipment in advance during any of three pre-auction inspection days: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday through Friday (Oct. 30-Nov. 1).

The ADOT Used Equipment Auction is scheduled as follows:

When: Saturday, Nov. 2 (Gates open at 6 a.m. – bidding starts promptly at 8 a.m.)
Where: ADOT Equipment Services Auction Yard
           2350 S. 22nd Ave., Phoenix 85009

Additional equipment to be auctioned includes front-end loaders, dump trucks, air compressors, arrow boards and assorted construction equipment.

To avoid delays and lines, potential bidders can register for the auction ahead of time during the Wednesday – Friday pre-auction inspection days. All potential bidders must pre-register in person. Bidders will also be able to register the day of the auction when the gates open.

ADOT encourages those who plan on attending to dress appropriately for the outdoor event. Please wear proper footwear, use sunscreen, wear a hat and bring some drinking water.

The ADOT vehicles and equipment will be sold on an “as-is, where-is” basis. More information about the auction, including an item list, is available at azdot.gov/business/EquipmentServices/adot-auction.

Civil RightsTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at 602.712.8946 or at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés), el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT por sus siglas en inglés) no discrimina por raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, género o discapacidad.  Personas que requieren asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o por discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles al 602.712.8946 o en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.