Items For Sale/Accepting Bids/Free

Cities reserve the right to reject any and all bids. All times listed are Central Standard Time unless otherwise noted.

AERIAL. New Brighton is currently selling a 1997 General Safety 65’ Telesquirt Aerial.  The aerial is equipped with a 500 gallon water tank, Class A foam system, and 8Kw hydraulic generator, and 2000gpm pump.  The aerial will come equipped with miscellaneous small equipment. The Aerial just had it’s yearly pump test and DOT inspection done in January.  The current miles are 33,962 and the engine hours are 3,721. The Minimum bid is $50,000.  All bids must be received by March 31 and sent to

DECHLORINATION EQUIPMENT. Altura is selling 2 Hydro. Chlor scales, GA 170 Gas alarm, Switchover system, with 2 regulators and a crossover system and injector. Only used a year and a half. A new pump could also go with it if requested for an additional fee. (507) 796-5461 ext 10.

DECORATIONS. Avon has used Christmas Decorations for sale. Lit wreaths and lanterns, 12 total. Light pole mountable. $500 obo. Email for pictures: or call (320) 356-7922.

DISPLAY SHELVING. Erhard is selling used display room shelving as follows: 6 sections of 41 inches high by 48 inches wide and 6 sections of 70 inches high by 48 inches wide.  This shelving was used in the display room in the Municipal Liquor Store. We are asking $100 a section or best offer. Photos available upon request. Contact: City Clerk  La Faye Thompson at erhardcity@prtel or call (218) 731-4726 with any questions.

FIRE PUMPER TANKER. Milaca is selling a 2004 Sterling Pumper Tanker. Included are a 2004 Sterling chassis, CAT 3126 engine, Allison automatic transmission, Custom 2000 gallon tanker, 750 PTO “pump and roll” Waterous pump, Front mounted remote control nozzle, Electric control dump chute rear and cab controls backup camera 5” Storz rear fill, 2000 gallon drop tank, 1” booster line with electric hose reel in compartment, 3 sections of hard suction, Roof ladder, Extension ladder, and Scene lights. Asking $80,000. Contact: Jesse Gerads, Milaca Fire Chief, (320) 980-4235. To view pictures:

LAWN APPLICATOR. St. Bonifacius has a Danville Pull Model No-Drift Lawn Chemical Lawn Applicator for sale at a REDUCED price of $150. No-drift roller lays fertilizer or weed killer deeply and evenly without harmful overspray. Pull behind. Roller width 48″ with a tank capacity of 12 gallons. Purchased for city work but was never used. Please email with any questions or interest in the item.

MOWER. Shafer will be accepting sealed bids to sell a 1997 John Deere Front Mounted Mower (F1145). This mower comes with a cozy cab with heater, 72in mowing deck, 60in rotary broom, and 47in snow blower. This mower only has 2659 hours on it, newer tires and comes with a lot of extra parts. Minimum bid $5,000.00. Sealed Bids should be marked “JD F1145” and will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Tuesday March 17 at Shafer City Hall, 17656 303rd St, Shafer, MN 55074. Bids will be opened at the Shafer City Council meeting, which begins at 7  pm on March 17 at the above address. Please contact Public Works Director Dan Cooper (651) 257-4726 Ext 2 or with questions or to set up a time to look at the machine. Pictures and complete description on City of Shafer Website, Public Works page

PAGERS. Motorola Minitor VI stored voice VHF pager for sale. The City of Lino Lakes, Public Safety Department is selling 45 Motorola Minitor VI pagers. The pagers are VHF and have stored voice. The pagers are being sold with a desk top charger. The pagers were purchased new in 2015. We are asking $250 per pager or best offer. Please contact Deputy Director Dan L’Allier at (651) 248-6021.

PAPER SHREDDER/CONVEYER/CARDBOARD BALER. Minneapolis is selling an Allegheny Paper Shredder (Model 15-150C), conveyer belt and Ver-Tech Baler (Model M-42BC) that were all used together. Would like to sell all three items together but may consider selling the items separately if there is interest. Submit questions or request for photos to:

PARK EQUIPMENT. Maple Lake is selling a Landscape Structures Park Play Structure, information booklet is included. The play structure is currently installed in a City Park and will need to be and removed by the successful bidder. For more information and pictures of the Play Structure contact Jerry Sawatzke, Maple Lake Public Works Director, @ (320) 963-3611 or Website: City of Maple Lake. Sealed bids will be accepted until 12 noon on Friday, April 17. Sealed bids can be sent to City of Maple Lake Park, PO Box 757, Maple Lake, MN 55358, or dropped off at Maple Lake City Hall.

PICKUP TRUCK. Zimmerman is selling a tan 2002 Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck with extended cab, 5.3L engine, and 2-wheel drive; there is some rust around rear wheels. Truck currently has 109,845 miles and counting. Asking $2,000. If interested, contact Public Works Director Keith Koehler at or (763) 280-0347.

PLAY STRUCTURE. Foley is selling a Miracle Recreation Equipment Lokville Tri-Deck Park Play Structure. The play structure is currently installed in a City Park and will need to be tore down and removed by the successful bidder.  For more information and pictures of the Play Structure contact Mark Pappenfus, Foley Public Works Director, @ (320) 290-9186 or Website: Sealed bids will be accepted until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22.  Sealed bids can be sent to City of Foley Park Dept., PO Box 709, Foley, MN  56329, or dropped off at Foley City Hall at 251 4th Ave. N. Foley. Outside of envelope must be marked “Play Structure Bid.”

PLOTTER/SCANNER. St. Joseph is selling an HP T2530 plotter/scanner for a minimum bid of $3,000. The printer was purchased new in 2016 and rarely used. The 36” multifunctional printer is a color ink-jet thermal printer. The plotter prints 0.4 min/page and scans 600×600 dpi. The printer measures 52.7” x 36.1” x 43.7” and weighs 247 pounds. Questions can be referred to Kayla Klein at or call (320) 363-7201. Deadline to submit a bid is March 13 at noon.

POLICE CAR. Carlos is selling a 2008 Ford Crown Victoria, Navy Blue, 64,000 miles, partition, lights, Laptop Mount, Radar, Photos available upon request. $4,495 or best offer. Contact John Rolf, Clerk or call (320) 852-3000.

PUMPER. Avon is selling a 1998 Forstner Pumper. Fully operational fire truck, 10,500 miles. $15,000 min bid.

RADAR TRAILER. Brooklyn Center is selling a 2011 Kustom Smart 850 Radar trailer. This unit was originally purchased in in 2011. 10”x50” graphical VMS display with additional 18” display. Fits 2” ball hitch and includes trailer stand. Unit is functional with regular wear and tear on an eight year old piece of equipment. Message board input is damaged but functional and output is good. Additional memory card slot included for custom message. Two sets of keys included as well as the original MSO. Asking $4,500 or Best Offer. Please contact Mike Marsh at (763) 585-7103 or for questions or more info or pictures.

SNOW BLOWER. Lamberton is selling a Lorenz Snow Blower, Model #8101 for a minimum bid of $4,000.00. This is an 8′ 2-stage snow blower that has hydraulic spout rotation and deflector which is powered by a 1,000 RPM PTO. This blower is in great condition. Questions about this item can be submitted to Justin Thram. He can be reached at either or phone at (507) 828-2606. Deadline to submit a bid is April 6 at noon. Posting can be viewed at

STREET SWEEPER. Altura is selling a 1980 Elgin White Wing street sweeper. International V8 gas engine with a 4-speed manual transmission. New clutch, master cylinder and slave cylinder. It dumps on the street, not in the truck. Water spraying system works good. Conveyor is in great shape. Brooms are in okay shape. Runs great, just upgraded. $3,000.

TRAILER JETTER. Breezy Point is selling a 2004 Sreco sewer jetter machine trailer on sealed bid. There are 650 hours on the unit. Two plastic water tanks hold 1,000 gallons of water, 460 feet of hose and everything is in working order. Please contact Joe Zierden at (218) 820-8809 with questions or to set up a time to look at the machine. Visit to view ad and sealed bid deadlines/documents.

TRUCK. St. Augusta has a 1987 Ford Fire Truck with a 1,000 gallon tank and a Waterous CMYB pump available for sale. Please contact City Administrator Bill McCabe at (320) 654-0387 or if interested. Asking $7,000 OBO.

WATER METER. Gem Lake is selling a Water Specialties Model 04D 10″ flow meter with (2) Model TH-15 Heads- (1) Pulse/4-20 & (1) AMR. Asking $2,500. Water meter was installed for about a year and read approx. 350k gallons, functions as new. Contact


Cities reserve the right to reject any and all bids.