NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — As the idiom goes, “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.”
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is hoping New Yorkers believe that to be true.READ MORE: Former Aides Karen Hinton, Lindsey Boylan Accuse Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Bullying, Sexual Harassment
The MTA is selling items lost in the New York City transit system in an online auction set to end this Friday, June 7.READ MORE: 6-Year-Old Boy Struck And Killed While Attempting To Board School Bus With Brother In Brooklyn
According the MTA’s Asset Recovery site, each month the MTA puts its bounty, called “Surplus Sales,” online for New York City residents to sift through including electronics, musical instruments, jewelry and household items for the taking.
Listings for this month have been in effect since May 10, the Surplus Sales Listing reads.MORE NEWS: GameStop Shares Surge Nearly 104% In One Day
Those interested in obtaining lost items can mail or fax their best offer to the MTA or call 1(800) 543-VALU.