Disposing of Surplus Property

Once each year or every other year, the village will auction those items deemed no longer of use to the village and listed in a Village Board Resolution, along with other unclaimed items held by the Police Department.

Those individuals or businesses wishing to be placed on the mailing list for such auctions should either write or call, 847-588-8011, the Purchasing Office at:
Village of Niles
1000 Civic Center Drive
Niles, IL 60714

As relates to village auctions, bona fide bidders shall include a certified check or cashier's check in the amount of their bid, such deposits shall be returned to unsuccessful bidders immediately following an Award of Sale. In the event of surplus vehicles, the village will furnish to the successful bidder a certificate of title. All sales shall be without guarantee, as-is condition, and final. Sale items not removed from the premises of the village within five days after Award of Sale shall become the property of the village and eligible for resale or other disposition by the village. Funds previously paid to the Village as part of this process shall not be refunded.