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Oakland Co.'s annual auction happens May 17

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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.

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