News from the Somerset County Board of County Commissioners

Shanel Y. Robinson, Commissioner Director | Melonie Marano, Commissioner Deputy Director

Sara Sooy, Commissioner | Paul Drake, Commissioner | Doug Singleterry, Commissioner


May 9, 2022

Somerset County Holds Surplus Auction May 11-18

Somerset County Commissioner Director Shanel Y. Robinson encourages residents to take advantage of the upcoming online auction of surplus property. The auction starts at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 11, and will close at 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 18.

The eclectic mix of items to be sold includes cars and other vehicles, lawn and garden equipment, automotive parts, office equipment and more.

A list of auction items, along with terms and conditions of sale, is available at Photos of items are expected to be posted on the GovDeals website at by Wednesday, May 11.

Inspection is strongly recommended. Items may be inspected Friday, May 13, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday, May 14, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the South County Public Works Facility, located at 410 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844.

All property will be sold as-is, where-is. There is a buyer’s premium of 10%; however, there are no registration fees charged by the auction company. Visit for details.

Payment is due within 24 hours of notification. Items purchased must be removed by 2 p.m. on June 3. The buyer is responsible for all loading and transporting of property.

For more information, contact Janice Artfitch, Somerset County Purchasing Division, at 908-231-7043 or

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