St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

St. John the Baptist Parish Auction

St. John the Baptist Parish Auction

The St. John the Baptist Parish Council will publicly auction surplus vehicles, heavy equipment, office furniture, and other miscellaneous items on December 5, 2015 beginning at 10 a.m. The auction will be held at 425 Captain Bourgeois St., LaPlace, LA  70068.

Prospective participants may inspect items to be sold at the address listed above on Friday, December 4, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  All items are being sold as-is and where-is, and no warranty is given as to the usefulness or merchantability of any item sold. There will be no refunds.

Those buying auction items must present cash, a cashier's check, or personal or company checks with a bank letter of guarantee. A professional auctioneer will conduct the auction. The buyer must remove purchased items from the auction site by December 9, 2015.

State law prohibits parish employees and members of employees' immediate families from buying items at parish surplus auctions. This includes employees' spouses, employees' spouse’s parents, employees' children and their spouses, employees’ brothers & sisters and their spouses, and employees’ parents and their spouses.

For more information, contact St. John Parish Director of Purchasing & Procurement, LaVerne Saulny at (985) 652-9569 or via email at of Auctioneers Nationwide Marketing, Ltd. at (225) 754-2464.