Posts Tagged ‘surplus property’

Donating Property: Beware of Constitutional Constraints

Monday, April 13th, 2015

The old school administration building has been renovated and there is furniture and shelving that can be sold as surplus property. A board member has raised the possibility of donating them to the local arts council. She notes that G.S. 160A-280 authorizes donations to nonprofit organizations. Can the school make this donation? The answer is […]

Disposing of Small Surplus Items: One Man’s Junk is Another Man’s Treasure

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Warm weather is finally here and it’s time for some spring cleaning.  There’s your worn out office chair, that dented file cabinet whose drawers are stuck shut, those obsolete computers, and goodness-knows-what that is gathering dust in the public works warehouse.  You hate to throw the stuff away.  If someone will buy it (some people […]