February 16, 2010
A Grand Prix and a grandfather clock are among the hundreds of items the County is putting up for sale to the highest bidder this week.
The Health and Human Services Agency, Public Administrator/Public Guardian (PA/PG) auction is set for Saturday, February 20 at the County Operations Annex, 5201-A Ruffin Road (Google map). Viewing starts at 8:00 a.m. with bidding kicking off at 8:30.
The auction will feature a trailer, several autos, jewelry and other items from numerous Superior Court-appointed decedent and conservatorship estates managed by PA/PG.
Customers are required to pay for and pick up their property by 2:00 p.m. the same day. Photos of items for sale are available on the PA/PG Web site at www.papg.org.
Proceeds from the auction benefit the estates administered by the County.
PA/PG investigates and administers the estates of persons who die with no will or without an appropriate person willing or able to act as an administrator. The County manages the affairs of 300-400 estates at any given time. PA/PG also investigates conservatorship matters and serves as the legally appointed guardian for elderly and disabled persons found by the Court to be unable to manage their own assets and personal care.
The personal property estate sales are held quarterly. For additional information about items available for sale and auction dates, please call (858) 694-3500.
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