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Bid History for Ferris Wheel
Auction Start Date: 09/28/18 8:00 AM ET
Auction End Date: 10/19/18 10:30 AM ET
Asset ID: 1954   Number of Bids: 63

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Ferris Wheel
Auction Closed
High Bidder: j******d
Sold Amount: $5,025.00
Buyer's Premium (7.50%): $376.87
Total Price: $5,401.87
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Terms and Conditions
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Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Playground / Amusement Park Equipment 10530201-392300
Condition Category
Used/See Description Playground / Amusement Park Equipment
Inventory ID
Ferris Wheel and surrounding fencing. Dimensions for the Ferris Wheel are approximately: Height – 18'. Length – 18'. Width – 7'8"

The Ferris Wheel includes 6 cages with 2 seats each. The ride has a Baldor Electric 1 ½ HP motor.

This Ferris Wheel is currently in use and functions properly. This item is used and is sold as is. Conditions are not warranted.

In addition to the general Terms and Conditions that apply to all GovDeals purchases, the buyer of this Ferris Wheel, by purchasing said Ferris Wheel, agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the City of Iowa City, as well as its officials, employees, and agents, against any and all claims relating, in any way to the performance of the Ferris Wheel following this purchase.

This Ferris Wheel is located at City Park (200 Park Road, Iowa City IA, 52246). Questions regarding the ride must be submitted in writing through the GovDeals website or e-mail All questions are due by 12:00 pm on Friday October 12th.

Successful bidders are responsible for the disassembly, loading, and removal of the Ferris Wheel and surrounding fencing. The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including disassembly of the Ferris Wheel, packing, packaging, loading and transportation of the Ferris Wheel. Under no circumstances will The City of Iowa City assume responsibility for disassembling, packing, packaging, loading or shipping. Property may be removed between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Ferris Wheel must be fully loaded and removed by 2:00PM.

Only items described herein are included in sale regardless of what else is pictured.

Please contact the Purchasing office (319)356-5075 or e-mail: purchasingdiv@iowa- to schedule an inspection.

Seller added the following information on 10/5/2018 5:48 PM:
ATTENTION: Due to forecasted flash flooding the Ferris Wheel has been disassembled and moved to storage.
Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Hello, does this include trailer? Trailer in pictures but no mention of it. Thank you, Nate (9/29/18 3:49 PM)
A: yes it includes the trailer. (10/1/18 9:53 AM)
Q: can you get a height measurement? (10/3/18 9:49 AM)
A: The height of the ferris wheel when broken down is approximately 12 foot 3 inches. (10/3/18 3:25 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
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Seller Name Iowa City, IA  [view seller's other assets]
Asset Contact (Phone: 319-356-5076)
Asset Location 200 Park Road
Iowa City, Iowa 52246
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Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Bidders must adhere to the inspection dates and times indicated in the item description.

Please contact the purchasing office (319) 356-5075 or e-mail: to schedule an inspection.

Wire Transfer
Wire Transfer is the only payment option for this item. The Wire Transfer Transaction Summary page will provide payment and account information. The Wire Transfer must be completed within 5 days unless otherwise specified below.

Payment in full is due not later than 5 business days from the time and date of the Buyers Certificate. Payment must be made electronically through the GovDeals Website. See Terms and Conditions for additional payment instructions.

The buyer will be responsible for e-mailing the City a copy of the two forms of ID if another party is picking up the item. This is in addition to presenting the buyer’s certificate at the time of release of the item.

Removal is by appointment only! Buyers must contact the purchasing division at 319 356-5075 to schedule removal.

All items must be removed within 10 business days from the time and date of issuance of the Buyer’s Certificate.

Purchases will be released only upon receipt of payment as specified. Successful bidders must present buyers certificate and receipt or bill of sale at time of removal. Successful bidders are responsible for the removal and loading of any and all property awarded to them from the place where the property is located, as indicated on the website and in the Buyer’s Certificate. The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including packing, loading and transportation of the property. Under no circumstances will The City of Iowa City assume responsibility for packing, loading or Shipping.

Property may be removed between the hours of 9:00a.m. And 2:00p.m, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. A daily storage fee of $10.00 may be charged for any item not removed within the 10 business days allowed and stated on the Buyer’s Certificate.

Special InstructionsSpecial Instructions
If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this seller's terms and conditions, your account with GovDeals WILL BE LOCKED!

GUARANTY WAIVER: All property is offered for sale “AS IS, WHERE IS.” Seller makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. The Buyer is not entitled to any payment for loss of profit or any other money damages – special, direct, indirect, or consequential.

DESCRIPTION WARRANTY: Seller warrants to the Buyer that the property offered for sale will conform to its description. Any claim for mis-description must be made prior to removal of the property. If Seller confirms that the property does not conform to the description, Seller will keep the property and refund any money paid. The liability of Seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property. ***Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final!

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