Surplus items at the City-owned Price Fields Baseball Complex will be sold during a public auction set for Aug. 20. Items may be viewed beginning at 6 p.m. The auction will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The auction is necessary to prepare for phase 3 of the Price Fields Renovation Project, set to begin later this year. Phase 1 of the project consisted of the construction of four new fields in the northeast quadrant in 2013 while Phase 2 included the construction of four fields in the northwest portion and a new parking lot on the east side of the complex. Phase 3 includes the replacement of the four central fields.
Items that will be available for sale at the auction include:
- Chain-link fence, pipes and dugouts for fields 1, 2, 3, 4, 17 and 18
- Bullpen backstops
- Batting cages
- A 30-foot by 40-foot metal storage building
- A 24-foot by 66-foot modular building with two bathrooms and air conditioning. The building also includes the attached large wooden deck with handicap access.
- Wood office desks
- Wood credenza
- Metal cash box cabinets
- Bullet proof glass
The auction will be handled by Minuteman Auction Co. To view photos or for more information, see www.minutemananauction.com. Cash or check with proper ID will be accepted. Credit cards will not be accepted. All items are sold “as is” and must be removed within 30 days of the auction.