Press release from the Sumner County Court House.

The Board of County Commissioners will proceed with the sale of approximately 72 parcels of real estate at the tax foreclosure sale on Tuesday, May 14th, at 10:00 a.m. Of the original 292 parcels included in the sale proceeding, 220 parcels have been redeemed by the landowners.

The sale will be held in the lobby of the Courthouse in Wellington. Those interested in bidding should arrive at the Courthouse well prior to the sale to obtain a bidder's number from the County Clerk. Those wishing to obtain a bidder's number should have proper identification with them. The Clerk's office will be open at 8:00 a.m. The County reminds those desiring to purchase property that no interested party (owner, relative of owner, mortgage holder, etc….) can bid on the specific parcel in which they have an interest.

Questions regarding the sale can be directed to the County Counselor (326-5969), the County Treasurer (326-3371) or the County Clerk (326-3395). Landowners have until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 13th, to redeem their property at the Treasurer's office and prevent the property from proceeding to sale on Tuesday morning.