Flint online auction raises $176,000


Flint's first online auction was a big success. officials say $176,000 was generated during Tuesday's bidding.

The company described the auction as a frenzy.

Many items remained opened well past their scheduled closing times because of the ongoing activity.

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The City of Flint hopes to raise at least $100,000 through an online auction.

Buyers have the opportuniy to purchase tractors, trucks, lawn equipment, office furniture and even a zamboni from the cash-strapped city.

For more information head to where you can register and place your online bids.

Check out the segment from NBC25 Today.