Classifieds: March 17, 2016

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

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: debbiew@theheraldtimes.com

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: newedenpcs@gmail.com or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: newedenrangely@gmail.com or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.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.

The VFW, American Legion, and their Auxiliaries will meet the second Monday of each month at 5:30 PM at 290 4th St. For further information call (970) 878-5326.

The Rangely Food Bank is open on Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at 204 E. Rio Blanco. To donate, please call 970-620-2407.

ATTN: Rio Blanco County Veterans: If you do not receive VA travel allowance for visits to the Grand Jct VAMC or to the Craig VA Clinic please contact the RBC Veterans Service Office, Meeker: Joe Dungan, 878-9690 Rangely: John “Hoot” Gibson, 878-9695

The Children’s Health Fair is coming soon. Rio Blanco County Public Health nurses and your District Nurses are teaming up to get Height & Weight, and immunization checks on your children. You can also get your child screened for vision & hearing at the Children’s Health Fair for FREE. Come take a journey with us Under the Sea.

AUCTIONS

Estate Auction, Saturday, March 26th, 10:00 a.m., 617 Silverado Drive, Grand Junction, Colorado, North of 25 1/2 & F Road. Modern furniture & items, a few tools, large fake plants, 5 pc. king bedroom set, knick knacks, antique furniture & collectibles of all kinds, (some very nice antiques) 50 + guns, ammo, traps, saddles, cowboy items, anvil on stand, Indian jewelry, pots and items, rugs, coins, player piano, cast iron, arrowheads and more. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service (970)-260-5577. See web at www.cpauction.com Call me about a sale for you!

Annual Spring Consignment Auction, Saturday April 23rd at 9:00 a.m , 2368 S. 1500 E. in Vernal, Utah. Equipment of all kinds, Many Vehicles, Trucks, Trailers, Campers, ATV’s Motorcycles, Lawn and Garden items, Pipe, New and Used Tools, Generators, Air Compressors, Lumber, Pipe, Tack, Camping and fishing items, Guns, Ammo, Restaurant Equipment, Antiques & Collectibles, Coins, Household Items, and much more! For more information or to Consign to this Auction please call ZJ Auction Service, Inc. 435-789-7424. www.zjauction.com

FARM AND RANCH

25 round bales of barn stored, excellent mountain grass hay, $140 per ton or $90 per bale. Bales weigh 1300-1350 pounds. Call (970)878-4559.

Fancy Registered Black Angus Yearling & Two Year Old Bulls for sale. PI-BVD Free Herd, PAP tested, HD50k DNA tested, and ultrasounded. Former Grand County resident was a commercial cattle person first. Nobody understands the challenges of running in the high country like one of your own. www.191cow.com or call Francine (970)366-1170.

FOR SALE

For Sale or Possibly Rent – Denali 5th wheel, 33′, 3 slides. See by appt only @ Silver Sage RV Park, Sp 1. 970-629-1314

Corn fed cattle, ready to butcher. 970-878-4769

GUNS

CCW Class coming to Meeker Saturday, March 26th, 8:30 AM-12PM Cost: $75.00 After May 2016 the NRA is changing its requirements for getting your CCW permit. Get Certified NOW! For details & class enrollment form e-mail: scmclelland79yahoo.com or call Clint @ (970)987-2620.

LAWN AND GARDEN

Emerald City Lawn Care Lawn, Leaf, and Garden. Free Estimates. Insured (970) 220-2040

LOST AND FOUND

LOST: In Meeker or possibly Hwy 64 – Aluminum roof snow rake @ 12 ft long. Please call Ron at 878-3507.

MISCELLANEOUS

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.

HELP WANTED – FULL TIME

WEED SPRAYERS NEEDED
NOXIOUS WEED MANAGEMENT
Experience is a plus but we will train the right people. Competitive wages. 40-60 + hrs per week. Must be at least 18 years old and have good driving record. Need people in Rangely and Meeker area. Must have driver’s license and good driving record. Good job for retired person. Must pass pre-employment drug test. Call Dave @ 970-220-2118 or 970-878-3345

HELP WANTED – GENERAL

The Rangely School District RE-4 has a High School Assistant Baseball Coaching position and High School Assistant Track Coaching position, along with a part-time custodial position, open at this time; please refer to www.rangelyk12.org for information and application.

Fire/EMS Chief wanted for a small Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department in Meeker, CO. Population of approximately 2500. Service area of approximately 1940 square miles. Only serious applicants need apply. Please send resume and job description requests to vcrawford@meekerrescue.com or contact Vicki Crawford at Rio Blanco Fire Protection District, 970-878-3443. Application deadline 3/24/2016 at 4:00 pm MST.

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.

Outdoor Leadership Instructor
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a dynamic individual to teach and mentor students in building leadership skills through participation in an Outdoor Leadership Certificate Program. In addition, the position entails coordinating and facilitating low and high ropes course sessions specifically designed to meet educational learning outcomes. CNCC values high energy, creativity, and a strong commitment to student engagement. We are seeking faculty who will have a dramatic impact on student success, and will enhance a culture of excellence. Bachelor’s Degree in Outdoor Leadership or related field from an accredited college or university and demonstrated work experience in the industry required. Preferred candidates will have a Master’s degree in a related field and previous secondary or post-secondary teaching experience. CNCC is a small, rural community college located in Northwest Colorado. Please visit www.cncc.edu/employment-opportunities-2/ for a full job description and instructions on submitting application materials. CNCC is a EOE. First review of applications will begin immediately.

SAFE CAMPUS COORDINATOR Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a hard-working, motivated individual for the position of Safe Campus Coordinator. This position is responsible for the management and coordination of operations related to maintaining a safe campus environment. Preferred candidate would have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, several year’s experience in residence life, public safety, emergency medical response, or related activities, and knowledge of the Cleary Act, Title IX, and institutional security processes. The position is a full time benefited position. Please visit www.cncc.edu/employment-opportunities-2/ for a full job description and instructions on submitting application materials. CNCC is EOE. First review of applications will begin immediately.

HOMES – RANGELY

FSBO or will rent until sold, 1220 Deserado Drive, 4 BDR 2.5 BA 1615 Sq. ft. $214,900. Call Dan (307)248-0981 or see at Zillow.com.

HOMES – DINOSAUR

House for sale in Dinosaur, fixer upper, big lot. (970)756-8800

LAND/LOTS

35 Acres, Little Beaver Estates, Lot 18. $3,000 per acre. 970-260-5454

RENTALS – MEEKER

2 BDR/2 BA nice quiet out of town location. $900, deposit $1,000. No lease. 878-4320

3 BDR/1.5 BA, W/D, Small pets negotiable. 6 miles W of Meeker on Hwy 64. 629-5432

Pay less than rent, approximately $300 per month, 2 BDR/1.5 BA townhouse, FSBO, Call (970) 260 -8844.

2 BDR /1.5 BA Townhouse, small pet with approval, $525 per month plus deposit, call 878- 3736 or (970)260-8844.

Spacious and clean 2 BDR/1BA apartment, coin laundry, heat included, NS. Rent + SD, renter pays electric only. 970-756-4895

ROOM FOR RENT. Table & utilities included. 970-620-0917

2 BDR/1.5 BA townhouse, washer/dryer, small fenced backyard, newly remodeled. $650 mo, $750 deposit. Small pets negotiable. (970)878-5486 or (970)930-5646

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

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 to $685 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.

RENTALS – RANGELY

Rangely Duplex for Rent 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138

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.

LEGAL NOTICES

District Court
Rio Blanco County, Colorado
Court Address: 555 Main Street , P.O. Box 1150, Meeker, CO 81641
In re the Marriage of: Petitioner: Samantha Leigh Quinteros and Respondent: Dimas Alejandro Quinteros Attorney or Party Without Attorney (Name and Address): Case Number: 2015DR29 Division I Courtroom SUMMONS FOR: DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE
To the Respondent named above, this Summons serves as a notice to appear in this case. If you were served in the State of Colorado, you must file your Response with the clerk of this Court within 21 days after this Summons is served on you to participate in this action. If you were served outside of the State of Colorado or you were served by publication, you must file your Response with the clerk of this Court within 35 days after this Summons is served on you to participate in this action. You may be required to pay a filing fee with your Response. The Response from (JDF 1103) can be found at www.courts.state.co.us by clicking on the “Self Help/Forms” tab. After 91 days from the date of service or publication, the Court may enter a Decree affecting your marital status, distribution of property and debts, issues involving children such as child support, allocation of parental responsibilities (decision-making and parenting time), maintenance, attorney fees, and costs to the extent the Court has jurisdiction. If you fail to file a Response in this case, any or all of the matters above, or any related matters which come before this Court, may be decided without further notice to you. This is an action to obtain a Decree of: Dissolution of Marriage or Legal Separation as more fully described in the attached Petition, and if you have children, for orders regarding the children of the marriage. Notice: 14-10-107, C.R.S. provides that upon the filing of a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage or Legal Separation by the Petitioner and Co-Petitioner, or upon personal service of the Petition and Summons on the Respondent, or upon waiver and acceptance of service by the Respondent, an automatic temporary injunction shall be in effect against both parties until the Final Decree is entered, or the Petition is dismissed, or until further Order of the Court. Either party may apply to the Court for further temporary orders, an expanded temporary injunction, or modification or revocation under 14-10-108, C.R.S. A request for genetic tests shall not prejudice the requesting party in matters concerning allocation of parental responsibilities pursuant to 14-10-124(1.5), C.R.S. If genetic tests are not obtained prior to a legal establishment of paternity and submitted into evidence prior to the entry of the final decree of dissolution or legal separation, the genetic tests may not be allowed into evidence at a later date. Automatic Temporary Injunction – By Order of Colorado Law, You and Your Spouse are: 1. Restrained from transferring, encumbering, concealing or in any way disposing of, without the consent of the other party or an Order of the Court, any marital property, except in the usual course of business or for the necessities of life. Each party is required to notify the other party of any proposed extraordinary expenditures and to account to the Court for all extraordinary expenditures made after the injunction is in effect; 2. Enjoined from molesting or disturbing the peace of the other party; 3. Restrained from removing the minor children of the parties, if any, from the State without the consent of the other party or an Order of the Court; and 4. Restrained without at least 14 days advance notification and the written consent of the other party or an Order of the Court, from canceling, modifying, terminating, or allowing to lapse for nonpayment of premiums, any policy of health insurance, homeowner’s or renter’s insurance, or automobile insurance that provides coverage to either of the parties or the minor children or any policy of life insurance that names either of the parties or the minor children as a beneficiary.
Date: 9/23/2015
/s/Joan Jensen
Deputy Clerk of Court
Published: March 10, 17, 24, 31 & April 7, 2016 in The Rio Blanco Herald Times

NEEDED: MEEKER PLANNING COMMISSIONER(S)
The Town of Meeker is seeking letters of interests from qualified individuals for two (2) positions on the Meeker Planning Commission. The positions will be filled by an appointment made by the Board of Trustees. Please submit a letter of interest to ATTN: Planning Commission, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641, or drop your letter at our front desk with a Town Staff member. Qualifications for the Planning Commission member position are 1) Registered voter within the Town of Meeker, 2) Eighteen years of age or older, and 3) must have resided in the Town of Meeker for at least twelve consecutive months immediately preceding the date of appointment. For further information, please call Town Hall 878-5344.
HOUSING AUTHORITY VACANCIES
The Meeker Housing Authority is seeking letters of interests from qualified individuals for two (2) positions on the Authority. The positions will be filled by an appointment made by the Board of Trustees. Please submit a letter of interest to ATTN: Housing Authority, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641, or drop your letter at our front desk. For further information, please call Town Hall 878-5344, or the Meeker Housing Authority at 878-5536.
Publish: February 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Pursuant to the Rules and Regulation of the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board published August 1980, and pursuant to the Colorado Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Act 34-33-101, et seq., notice is hereby given of the filing of an application for Phase I Bond Release of a portion of the Colowyo Mine site. The application pertains to the existing Colowyo Coal Mine, Permit No. C-1981-019 by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway No. 13, Meeker, Colorado 81641, filed with the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety (CDRMS), Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203 and approved by the Division on April 5, 2013 (latest Permit Renewal). The Colowyo Mine is located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado. The bond release area applied for totals 65.6 acres and as reclaimed in 2015. The status of the reclamation is consistent with the requirements of the approved reclamation plan which includes backfill and regrading to the approved post mine topography, variable topsoil depth replacement, and seeding with the approved seed mixture. Exhibit 1 presents all of the reclaimed areas by year. Listed below is a general legal description of these areas: Township 3 North, Range 93 West of the 6th P.M. Section 9 – E 1/2; Section 8 – SE 1/4; Colowyo currently holds a self-bond (Bond No. SB-010) in the amount of $80,517,829. With this bond release application, the Colowyo Mine will be requesting relinquishment of 60% of the bond held for the parcel applied for under this application. A copy of the bond release application is on file at the Moffat Count Clerk and Recorder Office located in the Moffat County Courthouse, 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 81641. Written comments, objections, and requests for a public hearing or informal conference concerning this bond release application should be addressed to the Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. Comments must be filed within thirty (30) days from the last date of this publication, or within thirty (30) days of the completed inspection by the CDRMS, whichever is later.
Publish: Feb 25, March 3, 10 & 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
FOOD SERVICE FOR CONCESSION STAND AT PAINTBRUSH PARK BALL FIELDS
The EASTERN RIO BLANCO METROPOLITAN RECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT, a political subdivision of the State of Colorado, is soliciting proposals from qualified food vendors to operate the concession stands during all scheduled softball and baseball games from mid-April through August at Paintbrush Park ball fields. Vendor must hold a food services license. For more information contact Shelly Rogers, Recreation Manager, at shellyr@meekerrecdistrict.comor 970-878-3403 ext. 409. Proposals must be received by the District before 5p.m. on March 22, 2016 at Meeker Recreation Center, 101 Ute Road, Meeker, CO 81641. Proposals received after the submission deadline will not be considered.
EASTERN RIO BLANCO METROPOLITANRECREATION AND PARK DISTRICT
By: Sean VonRoenn, Executive Director
Published: March 10 & 17th, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

RIO BLANCO COUNTY
2016 Weed & Pest – Helicopter
REQUEST FOR BID
PROJECT NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK
Rio Blanco County is soliciting bids to aerially treat approximately 560 acres of noxious weeds utilizing a helicopter on BLM lands, on one private property parcel, and for the Piceance Creek Weed and Pest District.
CONTRACT DOCUMENTS
Contract Documents are available on-line at the County website at www.rbc.us on the Weed & Pest Page, or at the Rio Blanco County Weed & Pest Dept. 779 Sulphur Creek Road, Meeker, Colorado 81641.
BIDDER QUALIFICATIONS
All persons spraying herbicides must be appropriately licensed by the Colorado Department of Agriculture for aerial application in the Rangeland Pest Control category. Appropriate proof of licensure must be submitted to the Agreement Administrator concurrently with execution of this Agreement.
PROJECT COORDINATORAND QUESTIONS
Matt Scott, Weed Control Supervisor, (970) 878-9670. All Bidders are advised to review the specifications found on Exhibit A. Any questions regarding this Request are to be directed in writing to Matt Scott at P.O. Box 599, Meeker, CO 81641 or via email at matt.scott@rbc.us
WORK SCHEDULE
Estimated start date is June 1, 2016 and end date is August 30, 2016
BID SUBMITTALS
Bidder shall submit sealed bids for this request which shall include all information required. Bids shall have Bidder name and address and Sealed Bid-2016 Rio Blanco County Weed & Pest – Helicopter. Deliver to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, at P.O. Box i, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 by mail before Friday, April 8, 2016 at 4 P.M. OR hand delivery to the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners 355 4th Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 (Rio Blanco County Courtroom) until 10:45 A.M. on April 11, 2016
BID OPENING
The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners meeting will commence at 11 A.M. Bids shall be opened and read in public soon thereafter as listed on the agenda on April 11, 2016 at the Commissioners Meeting Room at the Rio Blanco County Sheriff Department 455 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Bids received after 10:45 A.M. on the date of bid opening shall be returned unopened. Bids submitted and opened shall not be withdrawn for 30 days thereafter.
BID AWARD
The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all bids; to waive any informalities in bids; and to accept the bid that, in the opinion of the Board, is in the best interest of the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado.
RIO BLANCO COUNTY
By: Shawn Bolton, Chairman
Published: March 10 & 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Rio Blanco County 2016
Crackfill Project
REQUEST FOR BID
PROJECT NAME: 2016 Rio Blanco County Crackfill Project
THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY is soliciting bids for furnishing and placement of approx. 19,410 lbs. of Deery 974 Asphalt or Equivalent Crackfill Material on various county roads.
BID DOCUMENTS
Bid Documents shall be available on-line at www.govbids.com/scripts/co1/public/home1.asp, or on the county website at www.rbc.us on the Business/Purchasing/Bid Postings page, or at the Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept. in Meeker on March 10, 2016.
PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT AND QUESTIONS
Clint Chappell, Road and Bridge Coordinator, (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 Clint Chappell before Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 4:00 P.M. at the above address or fax number.
WORK SCHEDULE
This project shall start April 25, 2016 and be completed by June 3, 2016, depending upon delays due to adverse conditions.
PRE-BID MEETING
Vendors shall attend a pre-bid meeting (mandatory): Monday, March 21, 2016 at 10:00 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-2016 Crackfill 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 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. Hand delivered bids on the day of the Bid Opening shall be delivered to the Rio Blanco County Justice Center, 455 Main St. Courtroom A, Meeker, Colorado 81641. OR Mailed bids must be delivered by 4:00 P.M. on Friday, March 25, 2016 to P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641.
BID OPENING
Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on March 28, 2016 at the temporary Meeker Commissioners Meeting Room, Rio Blanco County Justice Center, 455 Main Street-Courtroom A, Meeker, 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, State of Colorado. The County also reserves the right to negotiate changes in product specifications with successful vendor. Owner will give the Successful Vendor a Notice of Award within thirty days after the day of the Bid opening.
RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO
Dated: March 10, 2016
By: Shawn J. Bolton, Chairman
Published: March 10 & March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

The Meeker Sanitation District is seeking applicants to fill an opening on the Board of Directors. Applicants must be a registered voter in Colorado and a resident of, or own property in the Meeker Sanitation District to qualify. If you are interested in becoming a Board Member for the Meeker Sanitation District, please contact the Office at 265 8th Street, or call 878-5192. You may also write for information to PO Box 417, Meeker, CO 81641.
Published: March 17, 24, 31 & April 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

2016 RIO BLANCO COUNTY
Coal Creek School House Rehab
INVITATION FOR BID PROJECT
NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK
2016 Rio Blanco County Coal Creek School House Rehab. This project is a historical restoration of the historically listed “Coal Creek School” Building. The primary objective of this project is to arrest the deterioration of the building and restore its historical character. The second objective of this project is to return the building to a functional state; to restore its original appearance, and to protect it from the elements and animals in order to facilitate its eventual use as a historical interpretive center.
AGREEMENT DOCUMENTS
Agreement Documents shall be available on-line at www.rockymountainbidsystems.com/, or on the county’s website at www.rbc.us on the Bid Postings page, on April 8, 2016.
WORK SCHEDULE
This project shall start April 29, 2016 and be completed by July 31, 2016, pending delays due to adverse conditions.
PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT AND QUESTIONS
Eric Jaquez, Project Coordinator, (970) 878-9583. Email Address: eric.jaquez@rbc.us. Mailing address: Rio Blanco County, PO BOX 599, 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 Eric Jaquez before April 5, 2016 at 4:00 P.M. at the above address or email address.
MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING
Vendors must attend mandatory pre-bid meeting: March 24, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. at the Rio Blanco County Fairfield Center., 200 Main Street, Meeker.
BID SUBMITTALS
Three (3) copies and one electronic copy of the Bid in a sealed envelope marked “SEALED BID FOR RBC 2016 COAL CREEK SCHOOL HOUSE REHAB” must be received by mail no later than Friday, April 8, 2016. Do not depend on overnight delivery.Hand delivered bids will be accepted no later than 9:00 A.M on April 11, 2016. Mailing: RBC Commissioners, P.O. Box i, 200 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641 Hand-delivery address: RBC Commissioners, 200 Main St. Meeker, CO 81641
BID OPENING
Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on April 11, 2016 at the Commissioners’s Meeting Room, 455 Main Street,Meeker, CO 81641. Bids submitted after 9:00A.M. will be returned not opened. Bids submitted and opened shall not be withdrawn for 30 days thereafter.
BID PREFERENCE
C.R.S. 8-19-101, et. Seq, shall be observed on all construction contracts on public projects. The law states that when a construction contract for a public project is to be awarded to a bidder, a resident bidder shall be allowed preference against a nonresident bidder from another state equal to the preference given or required by the state in which the nonresident bidder is a resident.
BID AWARD
Lowest Responsible Bidder: The contract will be awarded to the Lowest Responsible Bidder that meets or exceeds the Minimum Qualifications and whose Bid is determined to be the most advantageous to the Historical Society. The determination will be made by the Historical Society. The Historical Society reserves the right to reject all bids, reject portions of any bid, or accept portions of the bid deemed most advantageous. The selected Contractor(s) shall then enter into a Contract with Historical Society.
RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO
Dated: March 17, 2016
By: Shawn J. Bolton, Chairman
Published: March 17 and 24, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, April 14, 2016 the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building Meeting Room, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 to consider the following: Thelma Dick Conditional Use Permit (CUP) PCUP-0002-16. The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to have a Hunting Camp and Rent Metal Storage Units to the public at 394 Strawberry Patch Road, Meeker, in Section 30, T2N, R94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9456 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Monday, May 9, 2016 the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing beginning at 1:15 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Justice Center, 455 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 to consider the following: Thelma Dick Conditional Use Permit (CUP) PCUP-0002-16. The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to have a Hunting Camp and Rent Metal Storage Units to the public at 394 Strawberry Patch Road, Meeker, in Section 30, T2N, R94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9456 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Monday, May 9, 2016 the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing beginning at 1:15 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Justice Center, 455 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 to consider the following: Thelma Dick Conditional Use Permit (CUP) PCUP-0001-16. The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to have a Second Residence and a Sanitation Business with storage of Port-a-Johns, Dumpsters, Maintenance Shop and Vacuum Trucks at 938 Strawberry Patch Road, Meeker, in Section 19, T2N, 94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9456 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, April 14, 2016 the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the the Rio Blanco County Administration Building Meeting Room, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 to consider the following: Thelma Dick Conditional Use Permit (CUP) PCUP-0001-16. The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to have a Second Residence and a Sanitation Business with storage of Port-a-Johns, Dumpsters, Maintenance Shop and Vacuum Trucks at 938 Strawberry Patch Road, Meeker, in Section 19, T2N, 94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9456 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

INVITATION FOR BIDS
CLOSING BID DATE APRIL 1, 2016
TOWN OF MEEKER
345 Market Street MEEKER, CO 81641
Sealed BIDS to furnish and install approximately 20,000 pounds of hot-pour, Deery American 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 Friday, April 1, 2016 at 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 5, 2016, 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 nonconforming or 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, CO 81641 or faxed to (970)878-4513. Mailed bids shall be sealed and “Meeker 2016 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 scott@town.meeker.co.us
CRACK SEALING SPECIFICATIONS
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’s 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.
Construction Requirements
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 500degrees 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’s recommendations, applied at the manufacturer’s 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.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners
Monday, March 21, 2016
Rangely, Colorado
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 21, 2016 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the March 21, 2016 Agenda
CONSENT AGENDA FOR MARCH 21, 2016
Consent 1_Approval of the Board Minutes of March 14, 2016
Consent 2_Approval of Contract Modification Order No. 1 for the RBC FTTx Electronics Contract with Calix, Inc., to provide LC/APX connectors for all fiber jumper cables in an amount not to exceed, $7,355.00.
Consent 3_Approval of Proposal and Service Agreement with SiplexGrinnell for the repair of leaking Ball Valve on sprinkler system for Jennifer Drive building, in an amount not to exceed $590.00.
BUSINESS AGENDA
General:
Business 1_Motion to resolve the overpayment of County DHS Administrative expenses for SFY 2014, SFY 2012, SFY 2011, SFY 2010, and SFYs prior to SFY 2010 in the amount of $19,301.54 by a reduction to the MAR-16 reimbursement in the amount of $19,301.54.
Bid Openings:
Bid Opening 1_
Bids Awards:
Bid Award 1_
MOU s, Contracts and Agreements:
MCA 1_
Resolutions:
Res 1_
Other Business:
Public Comments
County Commissioners Updates
1:15 Public Hearings:
Hearing 1_ Land Use Regulations Hearing Adjourn
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 28, 2016, at the Rio Blanco County Justice Center, Courtroom A, 455 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Please check the County’s website for information at: www.rbc.us/departments/commissioners. If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9683 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Town of Rangely
March 24, 2016 – 7:00pm
Agenda
Rangely Board of Trustees (Town Council)
FRANK HUITT, MAYOR
JOSEPH NIELSEN, MAYOR PRO TEM
LISA HATCH, TRUSTEE
ANDREW SHAFFER, TRUSTEE
DAN EDDY, TRUSTEE
ANN BRADY, TRUSTEE
KRISTIN STEELE, TRUSTEE
Call to Order
Roll Call
Invocation
Pledge of Allegiance
Minutes of Meeting
Approval of the minutes of the March 9, 2016 meeting.
Petitions and Public Input
Changes to the Agenda
Public Hearings – 7:15pm
Committee/Board Meetings
Supervisor Reports – See Attached
Jeff Lebleu
Don Reed
Reports from Officers – Town Manager Update
New Business
Discussion and action to approve February Financial Summary
Informational Items
Scheduled Announcements
Rangely District Library regular meeting March 14, 2016 at 5:00pm.
Rangely Junior College District Board meeting is scheduled for March 14, 2016 at 12:00pm.
Western Rio Blanco Park & Recreation District meeting March 14, 2016 at 7:00pm.
Rural Fire Protection District board meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2016 at 7:00pm.
Rangely School District board meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2016 at 6:15pm.
Rio Blanco County Commissioners meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2016 at 11:00am.
Rangely Chamber of Commerce board meeting is scheduled for March 17, 2016 at 12:00pm.
Community Networking Committee meeting is scheduled for March 22, 2016 at 12:00pm.
Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District board meeting is March 30, 2016 at 7:00pm.
Rangely District Hospital board meeting is scheduled for March 31, 2016 at 6:00pm.
Adjournment
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
CRYSTAL NOBLE IS REQUESTING A HOME OCCUPATION SPECIAL REVIEW PERMIT TO PROVIDE DAYCARE AT 835 SULPHUR CREEK ROAD, THE NORTH 42.5 FT. OF LOT 4 OF EVEN WIDTH AND ALL OF LOT 5 IN BLOCK 103 IN THE TOWN OFMEEKER, COLORADO. THE MEEKER PLANNING COMMISSION WILL BE HOLDING A PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2016 AT 7:00 P.M. AT TOWN HALL, 345 MARKET STREET, MEEKER COLORADO, TO CONSIDER THE APPLICATION AND RECEIVE PUBLIC COMMENT. IF YOU HAVE ANY COMMENTS CONCERNING THE APPLICATION, YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE HEARING OR SUBMIT WRITTEN COMMENTS TO TOWN HALL, 345 MARKET STREET, MEEKER, CO 81641, PRIOR OR DURING THE PUBLIC HEARING. FURTHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT THE MEEKER TOWN HALL OR BY TELEPHONE (970) 878-4970, DURING THE HOURS OF 8:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M. MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
Published: March 17, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times