The Procurement Department is also responsible for disposing of City’s surplus Property through its auctions. For the larger items, the City utilizes the services of BIDERA electronic Auctions Site. While items confiscated or recovered by the City’s Police Department are listed on the Bidera electronic auction site. Bidera provide web-based venue for governmental agencies to sell surplus assets via the Internet. The date and time of annual auction is advertised in the local newspaper and the City web. (via-Blass).