EWU Surplus changes process
EWU Surplus Sale manager Katie Emery will oversee a change in the way her department does business. The familiar auctions will end and regular sales will take place each Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The mission of the Eastern Washington University Surplus Sale is changing.
After being a place where the university disposed of items they no longer needed or used, the process to acquire these items will move to regular weekly sales. The periodic auctions will be no more.
"The original EWU surplus sales were taking place every six weeks," manager Katie Emery said. "But the volume of bidders had dropped significantly in recent time."
With people just more apt to buy, and not bid, that will now take place every Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or by appointment, Emery said.
"The last 6-8 mont...
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