Public auction announced for closed hospital
GONZALES - Parish President Tommy Martinez announced today they would hold a public auction to sell off items from the old East Ascension Parish Hospital later this month.
The parish scheduled the auction for Sunday, Sept. 15 at 10 a.m. Brown's Auction Company will conduct the auction at the hospital, which is across the street from the East Ascension High School.
The parish council dissolved the struggling hospital's governing board last year and have discussed plans to build a new one.
Martinez said items in the auction would include commercial kitchen equipment, medical equipment, various types of furniture, wooden doors, stainless steel cabinets, industrial machinery and more.
Preview and inspection of the items will be Friday, Sept. 13 and Saturday, Sept. 14 from 10 a.m. till 6 p.m. For more information, call Brown's Auction and Reality Co. at (337) 457-4919.