Ads for 03/12/15
ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations online 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.
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 Al Anon 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 629-9691 . 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.
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.
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.
SAFEHOUSE – If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131
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.
Food Bank of the Rockies mobile food pantry truck will be providing Food assistance to community members of Rio Blanco County. Scheduled Dates for 2015: March 26, April 30 & May 28. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bring your own boxes to transport food. Seniors and handicapped served first. No qualifications or eligibility forms. Product distributed to anyone seeking food assistance on first come, first served basis. 40# senior box pickup at 10:30. Applications available for over age 60. FBR contact: Jill Heidel 877-953-3937. Sponsor contact: Debra Barney 970-878-9650.
RADINO & CHUCKWAGON
Please call before 9:00 a.m. day of meal
878-5627 or 675-8112
Senior Citizen Nutrition Program
Meals served at noon.
Suggested Donation Over 60 – $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7.
(Did you know? Homebound trays can be ordered for over 60, suggested donation $2.50 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.)
**MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
FRIDAY, March 13: Spaghetti, meatballs, Italian salad, garlic bread, chocolate mousse, strawberries.
MONDAY, March 16: Cheeseburger, potato salad, coleslaw, pears, cupcake.
TUESDAY, March 17: Beef brisket cabbage, potatoes, carrots, Irish soda bread, fruit, wear green & get a prize.
WEDNESDAY March 18: Pork loin, mashed potatoes w/gravy, broccoli, Boston bread, sherbet.
FRIDAY, March 20: Chef salad, wheat bread, pears, no bake cookies.
Clothed figure drawing sessions Thursday evenings upstairs in Hugus Building. 6-9 PM. Models needed – for information see Pat at The Upstairs Gallery.
Pistol River Leather
The bobcat shore was planned good. He’s got two holes in his hide right where his eyes go!
785 Park Ave 878-9848 www.pistolriverleather.com
COUNTRY MOVING AUCTION, Saturday, March 14 at 10:00 am, 500 Twelve Mile Gulch Rd, Maybell, CO (17 miles West of Maybell turn North at MM 44, go 1/2 mile) Dump truck, 2 pickups, stock trailer, big meat grinder, hand & power tools, 3 guns, bullets, horse tack, hunting tents, stoves, etc, walk-in freezer and cooler, new elec cement mixer, 60′ trailer house frame, lots of cages, misc farm equipment, 2 horse harnesses, tack, horse feeders and water tanks, camp items, 2 compound bows, cedar arrows, household recliners, beds, dishes, 100’s VHS movies, wood stove, and more. Owner Paul Moore called me Monday the 9th and must be gone by the 16th, very last minute. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service, 970-260-5577. See web www.cpauction.com. “Call me about a sale for you”
DOWN & DIRTY Cleaning Services, LLC Your new local customized cleaning service here to help free up your time! Affordable, professional and available to you 24/7. Home, office, rentals, move outs, mls listings, foreclosures, construction clean-ups, garage, barn, yard clean-ups. Also pet/livestock help and care. Seriving Meeker, Rangely, Craig, Rifle, and surrounding areas. Cyndi Paul. Home: (970) 878-5457 Cell: (970) 274-9160. email: email@example.com
In home care services available day or night. Will travel. Call (970) 620-0917.
FARM AND RANCH
Horse quality, small bales, grass hay Paul Janke 878-5122
Snowblower-Husqvarna 24″, 2 stage, 5.5 HP, Tecumseh, single lever adjustable chute control, variable front & rear drive. Good, reliable machine, $225. Call Ron (970)878-3507.
Colt AR-15, pre-ban, 8 mags, $1500 OBO. (970) 618-8375.
LAWN AND GARDEN
Emerald City Lawn Care Weekly, Biweekly, As Needed Services. Free Estimates. No Contracts. Let us take care of your lawn! (970) 220-2040
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.
524 HILL STREET (MEEKER) SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH – 8AM-2PM – ABSOLUTELY NO EARLY BIRDS Furniture, household goods, lots of kitchen gadgets, dishes, tools, shop & gardening supplies, bedding, water coolers.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Groundsmen for tree trimming crew. Must have valid Colorado drivers license and pass drug test. Temporary, full-time work.Will work 4-10 hour days Monday through Thursday.To apply call (970)275 -3066.
Kitchen Positions Looking for qualified individuals for kitchen positions. Must be able to communicate, be dependable, and able to put in a good day or night’s work. Apply in person and ask for Henry at Ma Famiglia.
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
RANGELY SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-4 has job openings at this time; please refer to www.rangelyk12.org for detailed information and applications.
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is accepting proposals from qualified photographers to provide professional services for upcoming sports seasons. Proposals must include a list of prices and specificationsof basic services, availability, and method of photo delivery. Examples may be provided and are appreciated. Upcoming proposals will be accepted until March 29, 2015. A list of photographer expectations can be picked up at the Meeker Recreation Center or found online, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Please direct all inquiries and questions to Shelly Rogers at 970-878-3403.
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one full-time benefited Recreation Coordinator. Salary range $12.85-17.03/hr. Duties include, but are not limited to: assist in select phases of implementing and coordinating recreational programs and special events such as gym supervision, officiating, coaching, scorekeeping, etc. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, be available to work early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts. A completed ERBM Recreation & Park District job application is required for consideration and should be returned to ERBM Recreation & Park District, Attn: Human Resources, 101 Ute Rd, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and online, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted through March 23, 2015. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.
WEED SPRAYERS NEEDED
NOXIOUS WEED MANAGEMENT
Experience is a plus but we will train the right people. 40-60 + hrs week. Must be at lest 18 years old and have good driving record. Good job for retired person. Working Meeker & Rangely Areas. Must pass pre-employment drug test. Call Dave, 970-220-2118 or 970-878-3345.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER
In Town Paradise Updated 3BR/2BA finished basement. Located on dead-end for max privacy. 2 lots add parking. $190K meekercolorado.com 970-878-3758
REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS
FSBO: 22 Acre horse property and RV service, heated utility building with W/D service, new fence and more. 4751 County Road 7.(580)377-9436. $85,000.00.
RENTALS – MEEKER
FOR RENT 2BDR/1BA house. Call 878-4397
Apartment for rent. 2 BDR, 1 BA, $500 per month, includes utilities. Call (970)878-5026.
FOR RENT-2BDR/2BA triplex, $550 mo. and 2BDR/1BA duplex, fenced yard, $400 mo. 970-878-3363
1 BDR, 1 BA in Meeker, all utilities included, $330 per month. (970) 220-2150.
Clean, quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $425/ month + deposit. Call (970) 878-3736 or (970) 260-8844
3 BDR Trailer, fenced yard, pets okay, no smoking. References and deposit required (970) 620-0917.
AVAILABLE NOW: retail space in the center of Meeker at 6th and Main in the historic Hugus Building. Includes over 5000 square feet and loading dock in the alley. This former general store has Main Street display, windows, an antique ceiling, freight elevator, built-in cupboards and 1910 era show cases. Call 970-878-4138 for details.
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.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.
Halandras Building, 300 sq. ft. interior office, includes utilities. Off street parking, easy access. (970)629-9714.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
RENTALS – RANGELY
Large 2 BDR/1BA apt for rent, quiet and private, good location. No pets. (970)778-5040.
Commercial property with great location. Main Street. Call for particulars. Available now. (970)778-5040.
Nice 2 BDR/2BA duplex with attached covered parking, no pets. Available now. (970) 778-5040.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Ben Frier (970)675-2259 (970)629-8068
Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit . 2 bedroom, Available immediately, newly remodeled inside and out. Contact Dan (970)462-6858 or Rodney (970)462-6538.
MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS
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.
INVITATION FOR BIDS
DATE- APRIL 2, 2015
TOWN OF MEEKER
345 Market Street
MEEKER, CO 81641
Sealed BIDS to furnish and install approximately 20,000 pounds of hot-pour, DeeryAmerican Super stretch 974, in the Town of Meeker (Please refer to Specifications). Please bid as follows: Clean cracks, furnish and install crack sealant all performed by bidder. The closing bid date is Thursday, April 2, 2015at 2:30 p.m. at which time bids will be opened and read aloud. The Town Board of Trustees will award the bid on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 7pm at Town Hall (basement) 345 Main Street, Meeker. The successful bidder must maintain workers compensation, general liability insurance in the amount of no less than $1,000,000.00 during the project. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids and waive any and all informalities, and the right to disregard all nonconformingor conditional bids or counter proposals. Contract award and preference will be based upon The Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedures manual, entitled “Contracts-Award-Preference”. More Information is Available from Russell Overton (970)878-5530 or 878-5344. Bids shall be mailed or delivered to Town of Meeker, 345 Market St., Meeker, CO81641 or faxed to (970)878-4513. Mailed bids shall be sealed and Meeker 2015 Hot Pour Crack Filling Project Bid shall be written upon the front of the envelope. Emailed and Faxed bids will be accepted as well. Specifications below, or available at Town Hall, 345 Market St., Meeker, CO 81641 or requested by telephone at (970)878-5344. THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF MEEKER, Scott Meszaros, Town Administrator, FAX(970)878-4513, email@example.com
CRACK SEALING SPECIFICATIONS
DESCRIPTION – The work of this section shall consist of furnishing and installing a pre-approved rubberized crack sealer in properly prepared cracks in bituminous paved surfaces.
MATERIAL – The material shall be hot poured rubberized crack sealer (Deery American 974 The material shall conform to the requirements of ASTM D-3407 for hot poured elastic type sealant. The sealant shall be delivered in the manufacturers sealed containers. Each container shall be legibly marked with the manufacturer name and trade name of the material. Materials from different manufacturers other than stated above shall not be allowed. The supplier shall issue a certificate of compliance stating that the material meets the requirements of this project.
Equipment: Heating pots for hot poured sealant shall be an indirect double boiler type using oil heat transfer medium. The heating pot shall be capable of controlling the temperature of the sealant within the manufacturers recommended application range. A thermometer calibrated within +/-5 degrees Fahrenheit for range of 200 to 500 degrees Fahrenheit shall be provided. The heating pot shall be capable of constantly agitating the material. All cracks larger than 1/8 inch and less than one inch in width are to be sealed. Weather Limitations Sealant shall not be placed when the weather is foggy, raining, or when the surface to be sealed is damp or wet.
Preparation: Immediately prior to the placement of the sealant, the cracks shall be blown clean of dirt, debris, or foreign matter to a depth of at least twice the width of the crack but to a depth of no greater than the pavement thickness.
Application: The sealant shall be heated according to the manufacturer recommendations, applied at the manufacturer temperature and installed flush with the pavement surface. Immediately after the crack is filled, excess material shall be leveled off of the surface by a squeegee, a shoe attached to the applicator wand, or other suitable means. The squeegeed material shall be centered in the crack and shall not exceed 3 inches in width nor 1/16 inch above the surface of asphalt. Any crack sealer showing settling, shrinkage, or a depression in excess of 1/4 inch below the pavement surface shall be refilled.
Publish March 12 and 19, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
TOWN OF MEEKER
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Tuesday March 17, 2015 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. Staff Updates
VIII. New Business
A. Public Hearings- 7:00 p.m.
B. Ordinance #03-2015, a Zoning Variance Request to approve a resubdivision of Lots 1, 2, and 3, Block 112, Town of Meeker (also described as the Kracht-Dibenedetto Resubdivision)
IX. Mayor’s remarks
X. Town Manager’s Report
XI. Town Attorney’s Report
XII. Other Board Business
Publish: March 12, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Board of County Commissioners
Monday, March 16, 2015
Tentative Board Agenda
Items of routine and non-controversial nature are placed on the consent agenda. Any Commissioner or member of the audience may request an item be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately on the regular agenda prior to action being taken by the Board on the Consent Agenda.
Public Comment: Any member of the public may address the Board on matters which are within the jurisdiction of the Board. If you are addressing the Board regarding a matter listed on the Agenda, you are requested to make your comments when the Board takes that matter. Please limit your comments to three minutes per member or five minutes per group. The public comment time is not for questions and answers. It is your time to express your views.
11:00 a.m. Call to order: Pledge of Allegiance
Changes to the March 16, 2015 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the March 16, 2015 Agenda
Consent Agenda for March 16, 2015
Approval of the Board Minutes of March 9, 2015
Motor Vehicle Publication List for February 2015 Treasury Publication List for February 2015
MOU Contracts and Agreements:
Agreement for Cooperative Wildfire Protection with the State of Colorado acting by and through the Department of Public Safety for the Benefit of the Division of Fire Prevention and Control.
Annual Operating Plan Agreement for 2015 for Wildland Fire Management between Rio Blanco County, the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention & Control, U.S. Forest Service, BLM, and the National Park Service.
Task Order No. 7 Wildlife Fence Design Addendum 1 with HDR Engineering extending the completion date to August 31, 2015 with no additional cost.
Utility Relocation Agreement with Rocky Mountain Natural Gas, LLC. providing for reimbursement of pipeline relocation expenses in an amount not to exceed $38,048.00. (Chairman to sign)
Award and contract for 2015 Courthouse Tree Trimming & Removal
BVM with FCI for justification for using contingency funds.
SGM Contract for Engineering Services for 4-H Building and Fairfield Parking SGM Contract for Structural Evaluation for the Meeker Airport Stormwater event
County Commissioners Updates
The agenda is provided for informational purposes only; all times are approximate. Agenda items will normally be considered in the order they appear on the agenda. However, the Board may alter the Agenda, take breaks during the meeting, work through the noon hour and even continue an item for a future meeting date. The Board, while in session, may consider other items that are brought before it. Scheduled items may be continued if the Board is unable to complete the Agenda as scheduled. The next regular Board meeting is tentatively scheduled for March 23, 2014, in Meeker at the County Administration Building. Please check the County website for information at www.rbc.us If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9570 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made. Published: March 12, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times