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MTA auctioning off items from lost and found
MTA auctioning off items from lost and found
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/26/2012 at 2:30PM

It’s not surprising that straphangers leave items such as cell phones and handbags on subways and buses, but even bikes make it to the MTA New York City Transit’s lost and found. Eventually unclaimed items are auctioned off by the agency, making about $30,000 to $50,000 a year for its operation budget. But don’t worry. [...]