UKIAH — The U.S. Forest Service will conduct a sealed bid, followed by an oral auction, to sell a residential home owned by the Umatilla National Forest at 301 E. Waid St. in Ukiah.
The bidding process is open to the public, and sealed bids will be accepted through Monday, June 27.
Sealed bids will be opened at 10 a.m. June 28, followed by an oral auction at the North Fork John Day Ranger Station in Ukiah. The minimum suggested bid is $25,000, with a bid deposit of $2,000. Two open houses will also be held June 17 and 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The house was built in 1933 and served as the original Ukiah Ranger District Office. Most recently, it was used for permanent and temporary housing for forest employees. The house has been empty for 10 years.
More information about the house is available online at fs.usda.gov/umatilla, or by calling Karen Gamble at 541-523-1245 or Laura Livingston at 541-523-1230.