Purchasing Office

Surplus Property for Sale


The City of Duluth is accepting bids for approximately 35 cords of wood until February 28, 2020 at 4:30pm local time. Species mix is approximately 40% ash, 20% silver maple, 20% spruce and 20% basswood, elm and other hardwoods. Average log length is 8 ft. Successful bidder must load and remove all wood, shown in the photos below, in a timely manner using a commercial log truck capable of holding 10-15 cords. No pickup trucks or other personal vehicles can be used. Access to the site is restricted. Arrangements must be made with the city forester in advance of hauling. Contact information will be provided to the successful bidder.

The wood must remain in the EAB quarantine area identified in the map at https://mnag.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=63ebb977e2924d27b9ef0787ecedf6e9. The logs are located at 110 N. 42nd Ave West, Duluth. Questions should be emailed to purchasing@duluthmn.gov.

Interested bidders who need to hire hauling services can find a business with that equipment through the Minnesota Loggers Education Program: https://www.mlep.org/directorysearch.asp

Bids may be emailed to purchasing@duluthmn.gov, mailed to Purchasing, City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Room 120, Duluth, MN 55802, or dropped off in person at the same address.



The City of Duluth is using a third party auction site, Do-Bid.com, for the sale of its surplus vehicles and equipment.  Please click the banner below to view the auction site.