Ads for 08/28/14
ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us
The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker.
AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.
Rangely Rockcrawling & 4 Wheel Drive group in Rangely meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Rio Blanco Water Users Building on Hwy. 64 at 7 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 7 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158 878-5919 878-5636 Alanon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655
Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-5729 or 629-0709. Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.
New Eden Pregnancy Care Services – pregnancy tests, emergency supplies, guidance by trained volunteers, classes on pregnancy and child care, post-abortion support, referrals. Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 345 Main Street, Meeker. Email: email@example.com or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.
The Rangely Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937. In September ONLY, Moms will meet the second Thursday of the month, on September 11 from 9-11 a.m. The Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heat The Rangely Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937. her Zadra at (970) 629-9937.
Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at The Pines, 875 Water St., Meeker.
Bresnan cable television customers – If you are not receiving a television channel station you normally get, 3 people must report it before it’s considered an outage. Call the service number on your bill to report.
Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Hoot Gibson, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 675-2669 home.
VFW Post 5843 and Ladies Auxiliary monthly meetings are now held at Kilowatt Korner in Meeker: VFW Post 5843 – 6:30 p.m. 2nd Monday. Ladies Auxiliary -5:00 p.m., 2nd Monday.
Rio Blanco Fire Protection District is now offering CPR/FIRST AID Classes at the fire station located at 236 7th Street, Meeker, CO. Call 970-878-3443 for more information.
SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131
Trophy Trout – Guarantee 28″ trout! Catch and release or catch and keep. 30″ plus trout common. For proof call Antler Taxidermy 878-3365. Limited number of people allowed. For appointment call Del Turner 878-4546 or 303-881-9408
Food Bank of the Rockies mobile pantry truck will be in Rio Blanco County providing Food assistance to community member. Scheduled Dates for 2014: August 28 and September 26, October 23, November 20 & December 18. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
NOTICE OF INVITATION FCI Constructors, Inc. is hosting an Open House/Meet & Greet for local businesses and contractors regarding any questions and opportunities on the upcoming Rio Blanco Justice Center Project. Date: Friday September 5, 2014 Time: 12:00 p.m. (noon) Place: Fairfield Community Center- 200 Main Street, Meeker.
Now Available Experience improved health, energy and stress reduction. Offering both REIKI & RECONNECTIVE HEALING sessions. Two locations- Meeker & Upriver. Call Karin Brown for more information 970-948-5665.
PISTOL RIVER LEATHER Hope to get some time at the Sheep Dog Classic. Unfortunately right during the middle of a treatment, so may not be able to spend too much time there. It’s the little things that get tangled in your spurs that trip you up. 785 Park Avenue 878-4346 www.pistolriverleather.com
Auction Sat. Aug. 30th – 10 AM Garfield County Fair Grounds, Rifle, CO. Household Dressers, Tables, Chairs, Knick nacks, Dishes – Antique and Collectables, 2 Sets of Spurs, Hand made Bridle & Layuse Bit, Harnes parts, Bottles, Shot glasses, Wood plains, Draw knives, Hand tools, Trade tokens, Model T coil, Iron wood walking sticks, assort. Air, Elec. & Hand tools, Western saddle & tack, Camping items, Much Much More. For More info or to consign Call 970-571-1608. Silver Nickel Auction Ser. Ralph Fritzlan Auctioneer.
Country Moving Auction Saturday September 6th 10:00am 30350 County Road 14, Steamboat Springs Colorado (8 miles south of Steamboat Springs off 131 towards Oak Creek, CO). 3 tractors, 2 pickups, farm attachments, 2008 Diesel Gator, 25″ gooseneck flatbed trailer, JD lawn tractor, attachments, hand & power tools of all kinds, complete set of harness, new & used tack, spurs, 10 old saddles, 3 old guns, coins, antiques, lots of crocks, collectibles, household, fencing, horns, panels, water tanks, hay feeders and more. Owner Dean & Laveta Brunner. For more information call Steve Claypool, CP Auction Service 970-260-5577. Must see. Web: www.cpauction.com. “Call me about a sale for you.”
Weight bench with weights and Treadmill. Good condition. $75 for both or OBO. 878-4639.
ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.
BULLDOG PUPPIES English/Olde English mix, born August 13th. Ready to wean first week of October. 4 females, 3 males. Tails docked & dew claws removed. Parents on site. $800. 970-878-4582
Meeker Garage Sale in the alley of 1033 Market St. Friday and Saturday August 29 &30, 10:00 AM-? TV, DVD, misc.
Help Wanted: General
Counter person/ Delivery Driver wanted. Automotive knowledge preferred. OTJ training available. Inquire Meeker Auto Parts 945 Market Street. (970) 878-3651.
EQUIPMENT OPERATORS NEEDED Proficient making grade with dozers, blades, & trackhoe. Prefer foreman & CDL a plus. Work located in Meeker & surrounding area. 970-878-3474.
Energetic people needed for the front of the house at Ma Famiglia Restaurant. Full-time and part-time positions available. Positions available immediately for qualified applicants. Pick up an application at 410 Market St., Meeker.
Vacancy Notice Position: High School Math Teacher Highly qualified in Math, with the ability to teach all levels of high school Mathematics, which may include college level and AP courses. Potential Middle School and High School coaching opportunities are available in conjunction with this teaching assignment. District: Meeker School District Re-1 City, State: Meeker, Colorado 81641 Date Available: Position begins with the 2014-2015 school year. Description: Meeker School District has an approximate enrollment of 710 students in grades Pre-K through Twelve. The High School has approximately 195 students 9-12. The District prefers a person with strong knowledge and understanding of standards-based education, with a willingness to work, or successful experience in a collaborative culture dedicated to using data to drive instruction, differentiation, and student learning. We are seeking an individual who has the understanding of the intellectual, social, and emotional needs of the high school student. Professional involvement beyond the local level and successful teaching experience are desirable. The Meeker Re-1 School District is seeking an enthusiastic person who wants to joint a staff committed to “Seeking excellence in all we do”. Requirements: Applicants must have Colorado licensure and be Highly Qualified preferably with a dual certification in Mathematics and Science or it must be assured by the Colorado Department of Education by date of hiring. Contact: Meeker High School Math/Science Vacancy Meeker School District Re-1 P.O. Box 1089 Meeker, Colorado 81641 Telephone: 970-878-9040 Fax: 970-878-3682 e-mail: email@example.com Website: www.meeker.k12.co.us Timeline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. The Meeker Re-1 School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Ma Famiglia Restaurant is looking for reliable individuals for kitchen positions to include: Dish and cook. Mostly evenings with some days. Experience preferred. Ask for Henry. Apply in person at 410 Market Street.
The Rio Blanco Herald Times is looking for a part-time freelance reporter with newspaper experience to cover Meeker’s school board and/or town board meetings as well as occasional county commissioners’ meetings. If interested, call Editor-Sean McMahon at 878-4017 or 675-5033, or contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Construction laborers needed for new hospital project. Applicants must be at least 18 years and have at least 6 months construction experience and be able to pass drug screen . 4-10 hour days starting September 8, $12.00 per hour. Apply at elwoodstaffing.com for questions call 970-625-2600 Ask for Linda or Mark.
Vacancy Notice April 2, 2014 District: Meeker School District Re-1Meeker, Colorado 81641 Position: School Health Nurse – Part-Time Position Date Available: Position begins with the 2014-2015 School Year Qualifications: Bachelors of Science in Nursing, and possess a valid Colorado Registered Nurse License; or, Bachelors Degree, current National Certification in school nursing, and three years of experience in school nursing. Responsibilities: Possess supervisory skills in communication, consultation, training, and monitoring; serve as health consultant and resource person in health education; assist in maintenance of school health policy and procedures. This is a flexible part-time position consisting of approximately 304 hours per year. Keep student health records current. Conduct school health services, including physical examinations, immunizations, and test for hearing, vision, dental and scoliosis. Responsible for selection and referral of students in need of medical and dental care. Contact: Jessica Browning – Human Resources Director. Meeker School District Re-1 Administration Office 555 Garfield Street P.O. Box 1089 Meeker, CO 81641 Telephone: (970) 878-9040 Fax: (970) 878-3682 E-mail: email@example.com Website: www.meeker.k12.co.us Timeline: Review of applications will begin immediately and will close when the position is filled. The Meeker Re-1 School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Rio Blanco Herald Times is looking for a part-time freelance reporter with newspaper experience to cover Rangely’s school board and town board meetings as well as occasional county commissioners’ meetings. If interested, call Editor-Sean McMahon at 878-4017 or 675-5033, or contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Help Wanted: Part Time
Part-Time Teller/Loan Officer. Previous banking experience. Approx 20 hours wk Mon-Wed with some Thurs/Fri. Resumes accepted through September 30th. Rio Blanco Schools Federal Credit Union. 402 W. Main St, Suite 139, Rangely, CO. 970-675-2372.
For Rent or Lease- Day Care Center. 1032 Jennifer Drive. State Certified, Federal Certified, meets all requirements. 5336 square feet. Some equipment included. 970-878-4423.
1350 Sage Ridge Road 4BDR 3BA home on double lot in Sage Hills. Large deck with beautiful, unobstructed views. Many extras. $240,000. Call for appointment to view . (970)878-3228.
1959 Ranch 3BR/2BA, 2 lots 9750 sq feet. Very private, Dead end. 2240 sq feet. Re-modeled. Finished basement. meekercolorado.com
House for sale- 1240 Deserado Drive. 4BR 2.5 BA, two car garage on large lot in La Mesa Subdivision. 1830 sq ft. $199,000. Call 970-773-1970.
FSBO 4BDR/2BA, new SS appliances included. Mature landscaping with auto sprinkler system. 210 W Bell St., Rangely. 970-675-5307
Office Building For Sale By Owner Office Building For Sale in downtown Meeker. Remodeled Building. Lots of space and good parking. For more information contact email@example.com
FSBO Horse property, 22 acres, new 5 wire barbless fence, 200 amp service, cistern, heated utility bldg, horse barn, corrals, shed, RV service, house ready. $89,500. Possible lease purchase. 4751 County Road 7. (580) 571-5967
2BR/1BA house. 789 Water Street. 6 month lease, 1st/last deposit. NP, NS. 970-948-5743.
Small, 1 room furnished cabin. 970-878-3363.
Office Space for Rent at the Main Street Building. Great location and utilities included. Call 970-683-1875 for details
1BDR, 1BA apartment fully furnished, $400/month. Include all utilities. Security deposit and references required. Call (970) 220-2150.
3 BD 1 1/2 bath town home small deck, kitchen appliances W & D. 878-5858.
2 BDR, 1.5 BA, townhome, Newly remodeled. Back privacy, fenced yard, NP. First/last deposit & references required. 970-878-7968.
2BR/1BA apartment $400 /month plus electricity. Security deposit required. Call (970) 878-3363
SPACIOUS 2BD/1BA APARTMENTS. REMODELED new paint, lights, cabinets, appliances, windows, doors, flooring & carpet. $600/month+deposit NS/NP. Standard units also available at $450/month+deposit. Cable, heat, water, sewer & trash included. Coin laundry in building. (970) 878-3739.
3BR/2BA $895 per month. 9 month lease, dogs considered. Corner of 1st & Main. 970-878-4010.
2 BDR, 2 BA in a quiet, beautiful out-of-town setting. Pets negotiable. (970)878-4320
Nice 1BR/1BA manufactured home. New flooring throughout. We pay water/trash/sewer. $475 per month. Call 970-220-2150.
Clean, quiet 2 BDR/1BA. REDUCED! $425+deposit. Call 878-3736 or 878-5367.
CLEAN REMODELED 2BD apartments, in-house laundry, storage units available, close to shopping and the downtown area & more. $575 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.
Clean 2BD/2BA Apartments. Furnished/Unfurnished-in unit WD, utilities included. Year lease $800, $1,500 damage deposit. Shorter term options available. Western Exposures Realty (970) 878-5877.
Exceptionally Clean, spacious, 2 BDR apt. Hot water heat, water, sewer, trash paid. Lease/Deposit required. NS, NP. (970)878-4592.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.
Halandras Building, 300 sq. ft. interior office, includes utilities. Off street parking, easy access. (970)629-9714.
Rocky Mountain Storage & Rentals 5×10, 10×10 storage units available in town. 878-0085 or 878-3700.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
For Rent! Great house at 411 E. Rangely Ave. 3 BDR, 2 BA house with big storage shed.$1000/month plus utilities. 1 yr. lease. 303-810-6805 ask for Mark. Pics on truilia.com
Clean 2 BDR 2 BA Duplex , no pets, quiet neighborhood. (970) 778-5040.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259 (970)846-4293 Fax: (970)675-5509
For Rent or Sale- Townhouse. 2BR/2BA, W/D fenced yard. No smokers, no pets. 970-456-7058
Warehouse/Shop for rent in Vernal, UT. 5,000 sq ft shop with 1,200 sq ft of offices on 2 acres. Call 435-671-1822 or 435-671-8894 for pricing.
Motor: Auto Parts & Acces
Powder-Coated Black Rancher Grill-Guard for 250-350 late model Dodge up to 2014. Winch compatible. Cell- 970-314-5072 or Home- 878-4759
Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $597 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.
Legal Notices 1
Invitation to Bid Rangely Regional Library District 109 East Main Street Rangely, CO 81648 Separate sealed bids for an ADA Side Entrance Renovation to the Library. Project details can be requested from the Library Director, Amorette Hawkins, at 109 East Main Street, Rangely, CO, phone #970-675-8811. Deadline for bids is Monday, September 8, 2014 at 5:00 P.M. Published: August 14, 21, 28, September 4, 2014. Rio Blanco Herald Times
PUBLIC NOTICE THE RIO BLANCO COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEREBY ANNOUNCE AN INVITATION FOR BIDS for the MEEKER AND RANGELY AIRPORTS AVIATION LIABILITY INSURANCE POLICY Bids must be received no later than Thursday, September 18, 2014,at 4:00 p.m. Bids should be mailed to the Board of Commissioners, Rio Blanco County, at PO BOX I, Meeker, CO 81641, or hand delivered to the Commissioner’s Office, Fairfield Complex, County Administration, 200 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641 no later than 11:00 a.m. on September 22, 2014. All envelopes must be clearly marked, AIRPORT BIDS. Bid opening will be held at the Rio Blanco County Board of Commissioners regular meeting on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 11:15 a.m. Published: August 21, 28, 2014 Rio Blanco Herald Times
RIO BLANCO COUNTY NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT 2014 RIO BLANCO COUNTY ROAD 1 OVERLAY PROJECT NOTICE is hereby given that on the 8th day of September, 2014 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with Oldcastle SW Group, Inc., dba United Companies of Mesa County of 2273 River Road, Grand Junction, CO 81505 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as 2014 Rio Blanco County Road 1 Overlay Project. 1) Any person, co-partnership, association, or corporation who has an unpaid claim against the said project may at any time, up to and including the date specified in item 2 below, file a VERIFIED STATEMENT of the amount due and unpaid on account of such claims. 2) All such claims shall be filed with Van Pilaud, County Engineer, Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Department, 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before September 5, 2014. 3)Failure on the part of a creditor to file such a statement will relieve Rio Blanco County from any and all liability for such claim. Dated at Meeker, Colorado this 25th day of August, 2014. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY JON D. HILL, CHAIRMAN Publish: August 28, September 4, 2014
MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 Board of Education Regular Meeting Central Office – 555 Garfield Street Tuesday, September 2, 2014 7:00 p.m. AGENDA Call to Order and Roll Call Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. Ridings will lead the Pledge of Allegiance Approval of Agenda Approval of the Minutes from the Regular Board Meeting August 19, 2014 ITEMS FROM THE AUDIENCE REGARDING AGENDA ITEMS SUPERINTENDENT REPORT Transportation Fleet Age Report BMS Office Renovation Update Report Board Retreat Report ACT Report Accreditation Report Waiver of Unified Improvement Plan for School Year 2014-15 Report Policy Report Capital Reserve/Visitor’s Bleachers Report Capital Improvement Work Session Report Mill Levy Override Pro/Con Statement Report Certified/Classified Report ACTION ITEMS CONTINUED Consideration of Action Items for a Blanket Motion Approval of Accreditation of Schools Meeker Elementary, 3 Year-Performance Accreditation Barone Middle School, 1 Year Performance Accreditation Meeker High School, 3 Year Performance Accreditation Approval of Policies for 2nd reading; GBEA, GCE/GCF, GDQD Approval of Capital Reserves Expenditure Approval of Work Session Approval of Mill Levy Override Pro/Con Statements Approval of Certified/Classified Report OTHER BOE INFORMATION Meeting Debriefing ADJOURNMENT Publish: August 28, 2014 Rio Blanco Herald Times
TOWN OF MEEKER BOARD OF TRUSTEES Tuesday September 2, 2014 7:00 P.M. Regular Scheduled Board Meeting 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO I. Call to Order A. Pledge of Allegiance II. Roll Call III. Approval of the Agenda IV. Approval of the Previous Minutes V. Approval of Monthly Disbursements VI. Public Participation VII. New Business A. Public Hearings- 7:00 p.m. B. Request from “White River Liquor” for a Liquor or 3.2 Percent Beer Retail Liquor License renewal C. Request from “Sullivan Family LLC dba Ol’ Crows Beer & Beverage for a Liquor or 3.2 Percent Beer Retail Liquor License renewal VIII. Mayor’s remarks IX. Town Manager’s Report X. Town Attorney’s Report XI. Other Board Business XII. Adjournment Publish: August 28, 2014 Rio Blanco Herald Times
TOWN OF DINOSAUR DISBURSEMENTS FOR AUGUST 2014 Gross Salaries,$8,785.24 PERA, Monthly Contributions, $1,382.33 FPPA & D & D, $446.4 Colorado Dept of Revenue,CWT,$199.00 IRS, FWT/Med, $786.80 Centurylink, Phone, fax, internet, $472.18 Moon Lake Electric, Electricity,$1,461.35 Rangely Trash Service,Trash Service, $84.05 Rio Blanco Herald Times, Disbursements, $17.28 Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $20.00 Caselle Inc, Support, $251.00 LR Gateway Services LLC, Gas, oil, grease, $888.38 R. Blakley, Gas, $40.03 Rangely True Value, Phones, $64.99 IFA, Gates for Cemetery, $306.32 Zions Bank, Heat gun & bleach, $62.60 Pinnacol Assurnace, Workers Comp, $485.00 Split Mountain Garden Center, Deer repellent for flowers, $78.98 State of Colorado, Water loan, $7,823.65 Aspen Leaf Companies, Troddle cable for mower, $46.85 Sands Law Office LLC, Professional Services, $120.00 Heritage Building & Home Center, Sheet rock screws, $3.99 TOTAL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE, $23,826.42 Publish: August 28, 2014 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Rio Blanco County 2014 LANDFILL BUILDING RELOCATION PROJECT REQUEST FOR BID PROJECT NAME AND SCOPE 2014 LANDFILL BUILDING RELOCATION PROJECT. THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY is soliciting bids for the following work: Furnish design, labor and materials to construct a foundation at Wray Gulch Landfill for former Rangely Landfill Building (Bldg. #1). Provide labor and materials to construct a foundation and floor at Wray Gulch Landfill for Wray Gulch Landfill Building (Bldg. #2) according to specifications. Disassemble, transport and reassemble Bldg. #1. This is a 30-ft. x 50-ft. metal building currently located at Rangely Landfill to be relocated to Wray Gulch Landfill. Design and construct a 12-foot wide by 50-foot long enclosed lean-to attachment to the east side of Bldg. #1. Provide and install overhead doors, 16-feet wide by 14-feet high in each end wall of Building #1 and Building #2. One 8-foot by 8-foot door shall also be installed in the south end of the lean-to structure. Install heating system in Bldg. #2. Temperature shall be maintained at a min. of 45 Degrees F. Suggested are solar heat and/or floor heat. Economy is the goal. Bidders are given the option to bid on all or a combination of the bid items above. Bidders will propose one or more methods of heating the concrete floor of Bldg. #2. The County will evaluate each method and cost. The decision will be based on both the initial cost and the long-term operating cost. Proposals including an option for solar-powered heat are encouraged. Rio Blanco County will provide a flat, compacted building site on-grade. Rangely Landfill is located approx. 7 miles north of the Town of Rangely. Wray Gulch Landfill is located approx. 22 miles west of the Town of Meeker. BID DOCUMENTS Bid Documents shall be available at the Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept. at 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 in Meeker on August 28, 2014, on-line at www.govbids.com/scripts/co1/public/home1.asp, or on Rio Blanco County’s website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us on the Announcements page. PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT AND QUESTIONS David Overton, Fleet Manager, (970) 878-9590, Fax (970) 878-3396. Mailing address: Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker, CO 81641. All Vendors must examine the sites and become familiar with all site conditions. Any questions regarding this project are to be directed in writing to David Overton before Wed., Sept. 10, 2014 at 4:00 P.M. at the above address or fax number. WORK SCHEDULE It is anticipated that the project shall start Sept. 23, 2014 and complete by Nov. 15, 2015, pending delays due to adverse conditions. PRE-BID MEETING Vendors shall attend a pre-bid meeting: Mon., Sept. 8, 2014 at 9:00 A.M. at the Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker. BID SUBMITTALS Vendor shall include all information required by the contract documents. Bid shall be clearly marked with “Sealed Bid-2014 Landfill Building Relocation Project”, the name and address of the submitting company and the bid opening date written on the sealed envelope. Each bid must be accompanied by a Certified Check or Cashier’s Check in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Rio Blanco County, Colorado, or by a Bid Bond in like amount executed by a Surety Company. Mail to Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Dept., 570 Second St., Meeker, CO 81641, until 4:00 P.M. on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. OR Hand-deliver on the date of bid opening to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, 17497 Hwy. 64, Rangely, until 10:45 A.M. on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. No bids shall be received Friday, Sept. 12 through Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. BID OPENING Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on September 15, 2014 at the Commissioners’ Meeting Room, 17497 Hwy. 64, Rangely, CO. Bids submitted after 10:45 A.M. will be returned not opened. Bids submitted and opened shall not be withdrawn for 30 days thereafter. BID AWARD The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners reserve the right to reject any and all bids, to waive any informalities and minor irregularities in bids, and to accept the bid deemed, in the opinion of the Board, to be in the best interest of Rio Blanco County. RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO Dated: August 26, 2014 By: Jon Hill, Chairman Publish: August 28 & September 4, 2014 Rio Blanco Herald Times