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Notice of Resolution

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RESOLUTION NO. 2 OF 2020

BY THE CADDO-BOSSIER PARISHES PORT COMMISSION:

 
A RESOLUTION TO DECLARE CERTAIN PROPERTY SURPLUS AND AUTHORIZE THE SALE OF SURPLUS PROPERTY OWNED BY THE CADDO-BOSSIER PARISHES PORT COMMISSION, AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO:
 
WHEREAS, the Caddo-Bossier Parishes Port Commission (the “Commission”) owns the following equipment and materials that are no longer being used or needed for public purposes:
 
Number Available Description of Item
1                  Carbon steel coil weighing approx. 44,640 lbs., MTR is available upon request
17                Locomotive batteries type MD517
2                  Baldwin locomotive running gear (trucks, wheels, traction motor)
1                  Baldwin locomotive squirrel cage style blower
1                  Baldwin locomotive air compressor
1                  Baldwin locomotive electric generator
1                  Crane cab with chair and overhead a/c unit
2    Kubota ATV’s (RTV900 & RTV1140) with engine and transmission Dismantled (not running)
1                  Locomotive brake shoes (+100 each)
 
WHEREAS, the Commission has determined the above-described equipment and materials are surplus, obsolete and no longer needed for its present and future obligations; and
 
WHEREAS, the Commission is authorized to dispose of surplus equipment and materials by public auction; and
 
WHEREAS, the Commission desires to dispose of the above-described equipment and materials, by public auction.
 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Caddo-Bossier Parishes Port Commission in due, legal and regular session convened that the above-described equipment and materials are deemed no longer needed for the Commission’s public purposes and are declared surplus property.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the above-described equipment and materials shall be disposed of by public auction and sold on an “as is” basis, without warranty of title or recourse whatsoever.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that if any of the above-described equipment and materials are not sold at public auction, such equipment and materials may be sold to a salvage or scrap dealer at the current market price.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Commission has fixed the minimum price for the sale of all of the aforementioned equipment and materials at Five Thousand and No/100 ($5,000.00) Dollars.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that notice of this Resolution and the proposed sale shall be published once at least fifteen (15) days prior to the date of the sale in the official journal of the Port Commission.   
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Executive Port Director or his designee shall be authorized to do any and all things and to sign any and all contracts and other documents in a form acceptable to the General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer necessary to effectuate the purposes set forth herein.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that if any provision or item of this Resolution or the application thereof is held invalid, such invalidity shall not affect other provisions, items or applications of this Resolution which can be given effect without the invalid provisions, items or applications, and to this end the provisions of this Resolution are hereby declared severable.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution shall become effective upon adoption.
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that all Resolution or parts thereof in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.  
 
Approved as to legal form and content:
 
/s/ Dannye W. Malone_
Dannye W. Malone
1/9/2020_ 
Date
 
Per Resolution No. 2, adopted by the Caddo-Bossier Parishes Port Commission on January 13, 2020, the Caddo-Bossier Parishes Port Commission (the “Port”) will conduct an auction of surplus equipment and other property on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 at the Lawler Auction Facility, located at 7781 Highway 1 North, Shreveport, Louisiana.  The auction will be held in conjunction with an auction for the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office and other agencies, companies, and individuals beginning at 10:00 a.m.  For photos, lists, terms, and to begin bidding, please access www.lawlerauction.com.  The surplus equipment and other property will be sold on an “as is” basis, without warranty of title or recourse whatsoever.  Absentee internet bids will be accepted up until 9:30am on the day of the auction and will be competed against the live bidders who are present at the auction.  The equipment and other property may be viewed by appointment at the Port’s Industrial Complex, 6000 Doug Attaway Blvd., Shreveport, Louisiana 71115 by appointment between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday by calling 318-550-0437, until January 31, 2020.