Polk County General Services


General Auction Information

Surplus furniture is frequently sold on GovDeals.com and items can be viewed at the below link:


Miscellenious items such equipment and vehicles are also auctioned using on-line and local companies. These auctions are typically held during Spring and Fall.

Do you want to be notified of the annual auctions ahead of time? Polk County will email the notifications approximately 7 days prior to the auction. The notification will contain general information about items to be sold along with the date, time, and location. Just click on the link below!

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Contact Us

Polk County Administrative Building
111 Court Avenue Suite 365
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-2251
General Services: 515-286-3215

County CourtHouse: 515-286-3772
Justice Center: 515-286-3772

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