Surplus items, vehicles, equipment, confiscated items, and abandoned vehicles shall be sold at auction utilizing a licensed third-party auctioneer. Registration and bidding are conducted on the auctioneer's website. For information regarding current auction notices, or upcoming auctions, please visit the René Bates Auctioneers, Inc. website.
For additional information regarding any City of Denton auction, contact the Warehouse at 940-349-8000 or send an email.
Information About the City of Denton's Auction
- The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids and waive any and all informalities
- All bidders are required to register with René Bates Auctioneers in order to place a bid on an item
- The name shown on the paid receipt for a vehicle or equipment will be the name listed on the vehicle's title (No exceptions allowed)
- A paid receipt is required to pick up items
The City of Denton does not provide loading services for buyers to remove their merchandise. Buyers must provide enough manpower to load items themselves. Any and all methods of lifting, towing, and hauling, as well as removal, are the sole responsibility of the buyer. The ownership of any and all items not removed by the final pick-up day will revert back to the City of Denton.
City of Denton's Fleet Auctions
The City of Denton Fleet Services will sell via Internet auction various items including: Pickups, Sedans, Trailers, and Miscellaneous Equipment.
Current Auctions Items :
|Item #||Year / Make / Type||Auction Date|
|6921738||2007 International CF 600 4x2 Van Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921739||Hood 7000 Articulated Boom on 2011 International 7400 4x2 Grapple Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921741||2012 Peterbilt Conventional 365 6x4 Rear Loader Waste Collection Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921742||2013 Peterbilt Conventional 365 6x4 Rear Loader Waste Collection Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921743||2015 Peterbilt COE 320 6x4 Side Loader Waste Collection Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921744||2018 Peterbilt 520 6x4 Side Loader Waste Collection Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921747||2009 Ford Escape Hybrid SUV||8/24/2022|
|6921748||2008 Ford Ranger 4x2 Extended Cab Pickup||8/24/2022|
|6921749||2009 Ford F-550 XL Super Duty 4x4 Crew Cab Utility Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921750||Vermeer V120 4x4 Trencher||8/24/2022|
|2006 Sterling LT8500 6x4 Dump Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921753||2007 Ford F-250 XL Super Duty 4x2 Extended Cab Utility Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921755||2008 Ford Escape XLT SUV||8/24/2022|
|6921756||2011 Chevrolet Tahoe Police SUV||8/24/2022|
|6921757||2012 Chevrolet Tahoe SUV||8/24/2022|
|6921758||2012 Chevrolet Tahoe Police SUV||8/24/2022|
|6921759||2013 Chevrolet Tahoe Police SUV||8/24/2022|
|6921761||2005 Interstate Equipment Trailer||8/24/2022|
|6921762||1995 Parker T/A Equipment Trailer||8/24/2022|
|6921763||2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab Pickup||8/24/2022|
|6921764||2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD 4x4 Crew Cab Pickup||8/24/2022|
|6921765||Altec AT40M Boom on 2013 International TerraStar 4x2 Extended Cab Bucket Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921766||2003 Big Tex T/A Equipment Trailer||8/24/2022|
|6921768||2018 Economy Drilling Solutions T/A Vacuum Trailer||8/24/2022|
|6921769||2009 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 4x2 Utility Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921770||2010 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 4x2 Utility Truck||8/24/2022|
|6921771||2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty 4x4 Extended Cab Pickup||8/24/2022|
|7210801||Komatsu D155AX-7 Crawler Dozer||8/24/2022|
|74524455||2015 Peterbilt COE 320 6x4 Side Loader Waste Collection Truck||8/24/2022|
To see items visit www.govplanet.com and search item number.
All the auctions are live for a two-week period leading up to the event - the Preview Period.
During the Preview Period you can set your PriorityBid.
A PriorityBid acts like the max bid above and allows you to set your bid ahead of time.
Please visit www.govplanet.com for further details
City of Denton's Warehouse Auctions
The City of Denton Warehouse will sell via Internet auction various items including: Office equipment, exercise equipment, and other miscellaneous items.
Current Auctions Items :
|M1||Vision Fitness Elliptical x6600 HRT 1, Vision Fitness R2600 HRT Semi Recumbent Cycle 1||8/24/2022|
|M2||InFocus Projector W/Case||8/24/2022|
|M3||12 Glass top black desks||8/24/2022|
|1||Leica CS20 Field Controller 2, 4 Batteries,2 for Receiver, 2 for Antenna,2 Battery Chargers GS14 GNSS Smart Antenna, GS14 Pro Antenna||8/24/2022|
|2||Watson Console Model HD4W36 and HC5W36 2 Sets of Connected Consoles and 1 Single Console 5 Total Mercury Models (19 Pallets)||8/24/2022|
|3||36 Metal Browser Drawer Unit for Library Modular Shelving (35.5" across 11" front to back 4.5" deep) Shelving Frame Not Included<||8/24/2022|
|8 Ft Tables 10, Table Arts 2, Meta Folding Chairs 3, Arcade Machines 3, Stackable Metal/Plastic Chairs with Chair Cart 4||8/24/2022|
|5||PA System Including Amplifier 1, and Speakers 2||8/24/2022|
|6||PA System with Coordinating Stands 2 speakers 3 stands, Dirt Devil Vacuum handheld, Life Fitness TV monitor 3, Steam Cleaner with attachments, wireless mic system||8/24/2022|
|7||95X128 Area Rug, Etsy Company Shelving Cantilever Pieces No Uprights (200 Pieces)||8/24/2022|
|8||Metal Tubular Cart 4x8 with a detachable handle and Wheeled Platform||8/24/2022|
|9||Streetlight 400w 120/240 17,250w hps cut 58,250 480v hps 16, 100w hps cobra, Floodlight led 120-277 Ultra H dut, Globe Shield (199 Fixtures)||8/24/2022|
|10||Sawhorse Barricades (As Is) More A Frames than Crossframes (35 Sets)||8/24/2022|
|11||Carhart, Wrangler, and Dickies Jeans Assorted Sizes and Styles, Navy and Blue Dickies Work Pants Assorted Sizes and Styles, Wrangler FR Jeans (136 Pairs)||8/24/2022|
To see items and more details visit www.renebates.com
All the auctions are live for a two-week period leading up to the event.
- How do I place a bid on a vehicle that you have on auction?
- Where do I go to pick up the items I purchased on the Rene Bates Auctioneers website?
- What if I can’t pick up my item within the allotted time frame?
- Can I send someone else to pick up my auction items?
- Is there someone or equipment that I can use to help me load my items?