TPD Invitation to Bid 2020


The Taneytown Police Department will be accepting individual sealed bids for any or all of the vehicles that have been impounded by the Police Department and being sold by the City of Taneytown. All vehicles are being sold “AS-IS” and will be available on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 9am till 12 noon for examination. Any bids below the Minimum Bid for each vehicle, as listed above will be rejected.

All bids must be received by 12:00 Noon,  Wednesday, March 4, 2020 by the Police Department at 120 East Baltimore Street, Taneytown, MD 21787. Bids should be submitted in a sealed envelope and should be addressed to Jason Etzler, Chief, and marked “Sealed Bid for Impounded/City Owned Vehicles”. Bids must identify the specific Vehicle by Year and Make and include the Bid Amount and Bidder’s Name, address and phone number. All Bids are irrevocable, and the City reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

Bids will be opened on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 1:00 PM in the Conference Room at the Police Department by the Chief of Police. Successful Bidders will be notified and arrangements for pick-up of vehicles will be made.

Bid documents may be picked up at the Taneytown Police Department, 120 East Baltimore Street, Taneytown, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 through Friday, February 28, 2020 from 7:30 AM and 4 PM or they may be accessed on the City’s web page at Then use the link for: Current News & Projects at the bottom of the page.

If additional information is desired, feel free to contact the Police Department at 410-751-1150 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4 PM, Monday – Friday