Prior to the adoption of Ord. 018178 on 07/19/2004, Section 2-463 read as follows.

    The head of the purchasing division shall, with the approval of the city manager, sell all surplus, obsolete or unused materials, supplies or equipment that is the property of the city and the various department heads shall periodically advise him as to the property that should be sold. The head of the purchasing division shall secure such bids as will, in his judgment, ensure that the city is getting the best possible price for the property to be sold.

(Code 1964, § 2.760)