Iowa DOT News Release

May 31 Iowa DOT auction cancelled

Posted on: March 28, 2014

AMES, Iowa – March 28, 2014 – The Iowa Department of Transportation has cancelled the vehicle auction originally scheduled for May 31, 2014.

The agency typically holds two vehicle and two small equipment auctions each year. The purpose of the vehicle auctions is to sell government vehicles that have been replaced in the state’s motor vehicle fleet.  

The May 31 auction has been cancelled due to late arrival of new vehicles into the fleet.

Small equipment auctions are scheduled for April 26 and Sept. 6. A vehicle auction is scheduled for Oct. 18. For more details, go to


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