Oakland Co.'s annual auction happens May 17 - myfoxcarolinas.com

Oakland Co.'s annual auction happens May 17

Posted: Updated:
One of the items up for auction this year is a 2007 Cadillac Escalade. One of the items up for auction this year is a 2007 Cadillac Escalade.
(WJBK) - Oakland County will host its annual auction on Saturday, May 17. 

It is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the county's Vehicle Operations Building  at 1200 N. Telegraph, Building 16 East, in Pontiac. 

Items for sale this year include a 2007 Cadillac Escalade, more than two dozen men's Air Jordan sneakers and a generator.

You'll also find an assortment of electronics including wide-screen TVs, yard and power tools and outdoor recreation equipment.

"The unique items on our auction list always generate a lot of buzz," Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said. "There's a lot of interest in this annual event and lines can get long. We encourage the public to register ahead of time so they can go right into the auction without a wait."

The public preview of all auction items will begin Saturday, May 17 at 8:00 a.m.  Those who wish to inspect only the vehicles up for auction may do so Friday, May 17 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The general auction gets under way at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, followed by the vehicle auction at 11:00 a.m. Gates close at 3 p.m.

LINK: Click to pre-register


Individuals who are unable to pre-register online may also pre-register on site Friday during vehicle inspection hours.

The auction information line is (248) 858-1015.

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Duggan bringing big changes to Detroit water department, starting with shutoffs

    Duggan bringing big changes to Detroit water department, starting with shutoffs

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:51:24 GMT
    Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is promising big changes at the water department, starting with the controversial shutoffs."Certainly it has hurt the reputation of the city," Duggan said. "I have been anxious to do something about it for awhile and I am just glad I have a chance to do it,"Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr handed over the water department to the mayor and City Council TuesdayDuggan says better publicizing assitance programs is the biggest priority."I still don't think the people in need h...
    Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is promising big changes at the water department, starting with the controversial shutoffs."Certainly it has hurt the reputation of the city," Duggan said. "I have been anxious to do something about it for awhile and I am just glad I have a chance to do it,"Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr handed over the water department to the mayor and City Council TuesdayDuggan says better publicizing assitance programs is the biggest priority."I still don't think the people in need h...
  • Construction worker rescued from massive trench collapse

    Construction worker rescued from massive trench collapse

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:49:25 GMT
    Construction workers endured some terrifying minutes in a trench they were working at in West Bloomfield Tuesday afternoon."He was completely buried for upwards of three minutes," said Fire Chief Jay Wiseman.Employees of Daniel White Excavating were laying pipe in a trench -- about 100 feet long and 10 feet deep -- when suddenly , the dirt walls began collapsing on a 39-year-old co-worker and covered him."He actually started moving away from it, and an identical collapse occurred just in fron...
    Construction workers endured some terrifying minutes in a trench they were working at in West Bloomfield Tuesday afternoon."He was completely buried for upwards of three minutes," said Fire Chief Jay Wiseman.Employees of Daniel White Excavating were laying pipe in a trench -- about 100 feet long and 10 feet deep -- when suddenly , the dirt walls began collapsing on a 39-year-old co-worker and covered him."He actually started moving away from it, and an identical collapse occurred just in fron...
  • Michigan girl mauled by raccoon receives wave of support

    Michigan girl mauled by raccoon receives wave of support

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:26:29 GMT
    She told us all she wanted was to wear earrings -- and now she's got a lot of options. We'll show you how Charlotte is healing after surgery to replace her ear... and how you've made a difference. Her story includes a tragic accident, but also a tremendous outpouring of support. The 12-year-old girl from western Michigan who was attacked by a raccoon, shows us how the generosity of others is helping her heal. "This is all the jewelry people sent me," she said. Dozens of pairs of earrings and ...
    She told us all she wanted was to wear earrings -- and now she's got a lot of options. We'll show you how Charlotte is healing after surgery to replace her ear... and how you've made a difference. Her story includes a tragic accident, but also a tremendous outpouring of support. The 12-year-old girl from western Michigan who was attacked by a raccoon, shows us how the generosity of others is helping her heal. "This is all the jewelry people sent me," she said. Dozens of pairs of earrings and ...
  • Download the FOX 2 Apps


  • FOX 2 News Five-Day Forecast
Powered by WorldNow

WJZY FOX 46
3501 Performance Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28214
Main Number: (704) 398-0046

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices