Classifieds: March 19, 2015

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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 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 629-9691 . 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 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: January 29, February 26, 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.
Reservations appreciated.
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 20: Chef salad, Wheat bread, Pears, No bake cookie.
MONDAY, March 23: Meatloaf, Carrots, Cauliflower, Wheat roll, Apple pie.
TUESDAY, March 24: Pulled pork sandwich, French fries, Coleslaw, Banana, Shortcake.
WEDNESDAY March 25: Beef Stroganoff, Spinach, Sweet potato, Bread, Cantaloupe.
FRIDAY, March 27: Chicken, Broccoli, Red peppers, Alfredo, Caesar salad, Bread, Fresh fruit.

MEEKER STREAKER
MONTHLY SCHEDULE
MARCH 2015
NOTE: Please call 878-9368 in advance to set up all medical appointment rides. Activities are subject to change. Bus available on dates noted below.
March 19, GRD JCT Medical No Town Bus
March 20, Bus in Town
March 21, No Bus
March 22, AM Bus
March 23, Bus in Town
March 24, Bus in Town
March 25, Bus in Town
March 26, Craig, Bus in Town
March 27, Bus in Town
March 28, No Bus
March 29, AM Bus
March 30, Bus in Town
March 31, Bus in Town
Call Streaker for a ride 878-9368. Reservations for Rec. Center Trips should be made at 878-3403. Chuckwagon 878-5627.

Clothed figure drawing sessions Thursday evenings upstairs in Hugus Building. 6-9PM. Models needed – for information see Pat at The Upstairs Gallery.

Pistol River Leather ”
The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere & everywhere restrains evil interference – they deserve a place of honor with all that’s good” – George Washington
785 Park Ave 878-9848 www.pistolriverleather.com

AUCTION

Estate Auction Saturday, March, 28th, 10:00 AM, 589 Grand Valley Drive, Grand Junction, Colorado. This is a very clean auction of antique glassware, antique furniture, bedding, towels, lots of sewing items, hand power tools, wood tools, shopsmith, kid’s saddle, steer hides, 40 + guns, ammo, bear trap and more. For more information call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service, (970)260-5577. Must see. web www.cpauction.com. “Call me about a sale for you”.

Annual Spring Consignment AUCTION Saturday April 11th at 9:00 a.m , 2368 S. 1500 E. in Vernal, Utah Equipment of all kinds, Many Vehicles, Trucks, Trailers, Campers, Boats, ATV s, Motorcycles, Lawn & Garden items, Pipe, New & Used Tools, Generators, Air Compressors, Lumber, Tack, Hunting & Camping items, Guns, Ammo, Antiques & Collectibles, Coins, Household Items, & much more! For more information or to Consign to this Auction please call ZJ Auction Service, Inc. 435-789-7424. www.zjauction.com

CLEANING

DOWN & DIRTY Cleaning Services, LLC Your new local customized cleaning service that’s 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: downdirtycs@hotmail.com

FARM & RANCH

In home care services available day or night. Will travel. Call (970) 620 – 0917. Elder Care
Horse quality, small bales, grass hay Paul Janke 878-5122

FOR SALE

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.

FREEBIES

FREE 6 ft X 200 ft split cedar fence, good condition. You remove. Jerry 970-878-0624

FURNITURE/HOME FURNISHING

Tempur-pedic duel King Rhapsody TXL w/duel ergo adjustable advanced frame. Massage, wave, head and feet adjust, remote controlled. Brand new condition. $7,741.75 new-sell for $5,000 or best offer. 970-878-0381

GUNS

Colt AR-15, pre-ban, 8 mags, $1500 OBO. (970) 618-8375.

LAWN & GARDEN

Emerald City Lawn Care Weekly, Biweekly, As Needed Services. Free Estimates. No Contracts. Let us take care of your lawn! (970) 220-2040

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

Heavy Equipment Operator for solid waste disposal. Meeker area. Great benefits. 970-775-8100 ext 107

HELP WANTED: GENERAL

Early Childhood Special Education Teacher in Rangely. Rio Blanco BOCES is currently accepting applications for an Early Childhood Special Education Teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. In addition to providing special education services to students ages 2.5-5, the position serves as the full-time teacher for a morning and an afternoon preschool class. The preschool program is an integrated setting that serves children with special needs, those that qualify for the Colorado Preschool Program, and those that pay tuition. Job duties include providing special education services, weekly lesson planning and administration of the Colorado Preschool Program. Salary dependent on degree and experience. Prospective candidate must hold or be eligible for Colorado certification in Early Childhood Education. Salary range based on experience and years of education $33,717 – $42,669. Applications can be found on our website at www.rioblancoboces.com Please send applications to: Rio Blanco BOCES 402 W. Main Street Rangely, CO. 81648 For more information please contact: Teresa Schott (970)675-2064 tschott@rangelyk12.org

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.

Lifeguards: The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking applications for part time non-benefited, year round lifeguards, who could work up to 24 hours per week, and seasonal non-benefited lifeguards, who could work up to 40 hours per week from April 5 to October 3. Lifeguards are trained professional rescuers who ensure the safety of patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies in and out of the aquatic facility. Applicants must be 15 years of age or older; know how to swim; be available for daytime shifts, early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts; and be available a minimum of 12 hours per week. As part of the interview process, candidates will be asked to swim 300 yards using crawl stroke and breast stroke, perform a brick dive in the deep end of the pool and tread water for 2 minutes. Candidates do not need to hold a lifeguard certification card as we will train selected candidates on site. Lifeguards are also responsible for performing maintenance and inspection of the facility on a daily basis; reporting any unsafe conditions or equipment to the supervisor(s); monitoring pool water chemistry and filling out required records and reports. Salary range $9.73-$12.91/hr. 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 on the website, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Complete job description is available upon request and online. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 970-878-3403. Applications will be accepted through April 2, 2015.

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 sean@theheraldtimes.com

Recreation Coordinator
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.

School Nurse
Rio Blanco BOCES is currently accepting applications for two school nurses for the 2015-2016 school year. The candidate will ensure the health needs of students during the school day, direct the immunization program, oversee delegated nursing tasks and serve as a liaison between parents, teachers and administrations. The nurse will oversee vision and hearing screening programs and the medication administration policy for the schools.

School Psychologist
Rio Blanco BOCES is seeking a full-time certified School Psychologist to work with Preschool through 12th grade. Requirements and responsibilities include a working knowledge of special education law, IEP’s and compliance requirements within the State of Colorado. Candidate must have a strong knowledge of assessment, including the ability to provide and interpret evaluations as necessary to meet state and federal guidelines andthe ability to provide counseling services and affective education as outlined in individual education plans. Candidate must have a strong understanding of response to intervention principles and the knowledge to prepare functional behavior analysis and support plans. Candidate will collaborate with school personnel, local agencies, students and parents. Salary range based on experience and years of education $37,142 – $52,511. Applications can be found on our website atwww.rioblancoboces.com Please send applications to: Rio Blanco BOCES 402 W. Main Street Rangely, CO. 81648 For more information please contact: Teresa Schott (970)675-2064 tschott@rangelyk12.org

TEMPORARY LABORER
Rio Blanco County is currently seeking applicants for a temporary laborers at the Meeker Road & Bridge Dept. Applicants must be able to perform manual labor, flagging (stand on hot pavement 8-10 hrs per day) and operate light construction equipment. Must have a valid Colorado Drivers License, be 18 years of age, have the ability to regularly lift 50lbs., be in good physical shape and have full range of motion. Rio Blanco County will train and certify for Flagger Certificate. $15.71/hr. Applications can be obtained from the HR Dept, 200 Main Street, Meeker, or downloaded from our website at www.rbc.us. Application deadline: April 1, 2015. Job # 1507 EOE

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

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

Apartment for rent. 2 BDR, 1 BA, $500 per month, includes utilities. Call (970)878-5026.

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

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

Large 2 BDR/1BA apt for rent, quiet and private, good location. No pets. (970)778-5040.

Nice 2 BDR/2BA duplex with attached covered parking, no pets. Available now. (970) 778-5040.

Commercial property with great location. Main Street. Call for particulars. Available now. (970)778-5040.

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.

LEGAL NOTICES

INVITATION FOR BIDS
CLOSING BID 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, 2015 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 7, 2015, 7 pm 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 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
scott@town.meeker.co.us
CRACK SEALING SPECIFICATIONS
Cracksealing 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.
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 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

RIO BLANCO COUNTY
2015 Weed & Pest – Helicopter
REQUEST FOR BID
PROJECT NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK
Rio Blanco County is soliciting bids to aerially treat approximately 500 acres of noxious weeds utilizing a helicopter on BLM lands 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 Public Announcements 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 COORDINATOR AND 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, 2015 and end date is August 15, 2015.
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-2015 Rio Blanco County Weed & Pest – Helicopter. Mailed bids must be received by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners, at P.O. Box I, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 before 4 P.M. on April 9, 2015. No bids shall be received Friday April 10, 2015 through Sunday April 12, 2015, 2015. Hand delivered bids shall be received at 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 and will be accepted until 11:00 A.M. on the date of bid opening April 13, 2015.
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 13, 2015, 2014 at the Commissioners Meeting Room at 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Bids received after 11:00 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
Dated: By: Jeffrey Eskelson, Chairman
Publish: March 19 & March 26, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE OF PROPOSED DECISION
The Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety proposes to approve Technical Revision Application No. 104 (TR-104) for the Colowyo Coal Mine (Permit No. C-1981-019), submitted by Colowyo Coal Company L.P.. To improve the long-term stability of East Taylor Ditch, Colowyo proposes to construct a two acre-foot impoundment in the channel of this ditch. The Colowyo Coal Mine is a/an surface coal mine located in Moffat, Rio Blanco County, approximately 28 miles S of Craig, Colorado. Coal interest is federal, state and private, and the surface affected is federal, state and private land. The permit area encompasses approximately 29,075.74 acres. This proposed decision is based on a finding that the proposed operation will comply with all requirements of the Colorado Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Act, Section 34-33-101, et seq., C.R.S., and the regulations promulgated thereunder. Copies of the proposed decision, including stipulations, are on file for public inspection at the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety, Room 215, Centennial Building, 1313 Sherman Street, Denver, Colorado 80203. Persons with an interest that may be adversely affected by the proposed decision may request a formal hearing before the Mined Land Reclamation Board on the proposed decision. Such request must be made within ten (10) days of the initial publication of this notice, must be in writing, and must state with reasonable specificity the reasons for the request and the objections to the proposed decision. Published: March 19, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

TOWN OF DINOSAUR
DISBURSEMENTS FOR FEBRUARY 2015
Gross Salaries, $7,165.70
PERA, Monthly Contributions, $1,551.70
FPPA & D & D, Colorado Dept of Revenue
CWT, $195.00
IRS, FWT/Med, $766.82
Centurylink Phone, fax, internet, $309.96
Moon Lake Electric, Electricity, $1,134.62
Rangely Trash Service, Trash Service, $82.00
Rio Blanco Herald Times, Disbursement, Final settlement, $20.64
Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $20.00
Caselle Inc, Support, $251.00
Grand Junction Pipe & Supply, Parts for water break, $152.40
Sav on Propane, Propane, $1,060.96
Wal-Mart, Bleach, salt, super tech, Michelin hp, $66.33
Zion’s Bank, Tape recorder, UPS Sewer rods, $71.01
Vernal Winnelson, Plug, $7.21
WestWater Engineering, Professional Services, $691.85
International Code Council, Dues, $125.00
Sands Law Office, Professional Services, $605.00
Auto Tech, Repairs to Ford 150, $2,538.19
CIRSA, Insurance, $9,522.52
Rangely True Value,Welding box, wipers, welding rod $106.20
Town of Dinosaur, Petty cash, $89.72
Colorado State Patrol, Dispatch Service, $37.50
TOTAL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE, $26,571.33
Publish March 19, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

BEFORE THE OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO IN THE MATTER OF ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE COLORADO OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION BY GENESIS GAS & OIL COLORADO LLC, RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO CAUSE NO. 1V DOCKET NO. 150400259 TYPE: ENFORCEMENT NOTICE AND APPLICATION FOR HEARING TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES AND TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Pursuant to Rule 522.c., the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (Commission or COGCC) Staff will apply to the Commission at its April 13-14, 2015 hearing for an Order Finding Violation (OFV) against Genesis Gas & Oil Colorado LLC (Genesis) (Operator No. 10384). This Notice and Application is being served to adjudicate the allegations made in the below-described Notices of Alleged Violation (NOAV), the allegations of which are incorporated herein. Genesis is the operator of the following wells, which have been temporarily abandoned and have never undergone Mechanical Integrity Testing (MIT). Well Name API Number Fletcher Gulch 3-21POW 05-103-10894 Calamity Ridge Unit #14-15C 05-103-10462 Calamity Ridge Unit #4401D 05-103-10561 On February 23, 2015, Commission Staff issued Notices of Alleged Violation (NOAV) Nos. 200425172, 200425173, and 200425174 to Genesis citing violations of Rule 326.c.1 (Mechanical Integrity Testing, Temporarily Abandoned Wells) of the COGCC Rules of Practice and Procedure, 2 CCR 404-1 (Rule or Rules). COGCC staff requests that Genesis be found in violation of the rules cited above and assessed a penalty pursuant to Rule 523. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to: 1) the general jurisdiction granted to the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission of the State of Colorado (Commission) under 34-60-105 C.R.S.; 2) specific powers granted pursuant to 34-60-106 C.R.S.; 3) the Colorado Administrative Procedures Act at 24-4-105 C.R.S.; and 4) the Commission Series 500 Rules at 2CCR 404-1, that the Commission has scheduled the above-entitled matter for hearing on: Date: Monday, April 13, 2015 Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Time: 9:00 a.m. Place: COGCC offices 1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801 Denver, CO 80203 In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if any party requires special accommodations as a result of a disability for this hearing, please contact Margaret Humecki at (303) 894-2100 ext. 5139, prior to the hearing and arrangements will be made. Pursuant to said hearing in the above-entitled matter at the time and place aforesaid, or at any adjourned meeting, the Commission will enter such orders as it deems appropriate to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public and to prevent the waste of oil and gas, either or both, in the operations of said field, and to carry out the purposes of the statute. In accordance with Rule 509., any interested party desiring to protest the granting of the application or to intervene on the application should file with the Commission a written protest or intervention no later than March 30, 2015, briefly stating the basis of the protest or intervention. One electronic, one original and two copies shall be filed with the Commission. Anyone who files a protest or intervention must be able to participate in a prehearing conference during the week of March 30, 2015. Pursuant to Rule 503.g.,if a party who has received notice under Rule 503.b. wishes to receive further pleadings in the above-referenced matter, that party must file a protest or intervention in accordance with these rules. OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO By Jill Dorancy, Acting Secretary Dated: March 9, 2015 Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission 1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801 Denver, Colorado 80203 Website: http://cogcc.state.co.us Phone: (303) 894-2100 Fax: (303) 894-2109
Publish March 19, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Town of Rangely
March 24, 2015 – 7:00 pm
Agenda
Rangely Board of Trustees (Town Council)
FRANK HUITT, MAYOR
BRAD CASTO, MAYOR PRO TEM
LISA HATCH, TRUSTEE
ANDREW SHAFFER, TRUSTEE
DAN EDDY, TRUSTEE
JOSEPH NIELSEN, TRUSTEE
ANN BRADY, TRUSTEE
Call to Order
Roll Call
Invocation
Pledge of Allegiance
Minutes of Meeting
Approval of the minutes of the February 24, 2015 meeting.
Approval of the minutes of the March 10, 2015 meeting.
Petitions and Public Input
Changes to the Agenda
Public Hearings – 7:15pm
Final Plat – REPLAT OF WEST RANGELY SUBDIVISION in C.E. Section 3, T1N, R102W of the 6th P.M., Town of Rangely Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
Committee/Board Meetings
Supervisor Reports
Mike Englert – Bldg & Grounds
Alden Vanden Brink – Utilities
Reports from Officers – Town Manager Update
New Business
Discussion and Action on Ordinance No. 686 (2015); An Emergency Ordinance Approving the Vacation of Rio Mesa Drive and Rio Mesa Road Dedicated to the Town by the Plat of the West Rangely Subdivision Within the Town of Rangely.
Discussion and Action to approve Resolution No. 2015-05, A RESOLUTION APPROVING A REPLAT OF WEST RANGELY SUBDIVISION.
Discussion and Action to approve the First Amendment to the Subdivision Improvement Agreement West Rangely Subdivision between the Town of Rangely and Rio Mesa Resources, Inc., a Colorado Corporation.
Discussion and Action to approve February 2015 Check Register.
Discussion and Action to approve February 2015 Financial Statement. Discussion and Action to approve Special Event Permit for CNCC Foundation Dinner.
Discussion and Action to approve Liquor License Renewal for Main Street Pub.
Discussion and Action to approve Meter Reading Equipment & Meter Upgrades. Water fund budget for meter equipment upgrades is $21,000.00 Gas Fund budget for handheld is $5000.00.
Discussion and Action to approve an Award to Alpine Pavement Maintenance for Crack Fill Bid in the Amount of $20,000.00. Discussion and Action to Exercise the Duty of the Board of Trustees According to Municipal Code 2.08.030 Vacancy-Filling for the Purpose of Either Appointing a Candidate from the Duly Registered Voters or Holding a Special Election to Fill a Vacancy on the Board.
Informational Items
Rangely Water Treatment Plant Roof Replacement Grant Award
Rangely Animal Shelter 2014 Annual Report
RPD Dispatch Award – Mercy Mcalister
Rangely – Most Affordable Small Town in Colorado
93rd CML Annual Conference June 16-19
Scheduled Announcements
Rangely School District board meeting is scheduled for April 7, 2015 at 6:15pm.
Rangely District Library regular meeting April 13, 2015 at 5:00pm.
Rangely District Hospital board meeting is scheduled for April 30, 2015 at 6:00pm.
Rural Fire Protection District board meeting is scheduled for April 20, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Western Rio Blanco Park & Recreation District meeting April 13, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District board meeting is April 29, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Rangely Chamber of Commerce board meeting is scheduled for April 16, 2015 at 12:00pm.
Adjournment
Published: March 19, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

The Town of Rangely will be conducting a Public Hearing on the Amended Final Plat for the West Rangely Subdivision pertaining to, among other things, the dedication of rights-of-way to Rio Mesa Resources, Inc. and a successor homeowners association who shall own and maintain such rights-of-way. If you have any questions please contact the Town of Rangely at (970) 675-8476. NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF RANGELY COUNCIL MEETING The Town of Rangely will hold a Public Hearing at 7:15 pm, Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in Council Chambers of the Municipal Building at 209 East Main Street, Rangely, Colorado on the following: WEST RANGELY SUBDIVISION Amended Final Plat in C.E. 950, Section 3 T1N, R102W of the 6th P.M., Town of Rangely Rio Blanco County, Colorado The property is generally located north of River Road and west of Parkview Elementary School. All interested citizens and groups are invited to attend and participate in the public hearings. By: Lisa Piering, Town Clerk Publish March 19, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners
Monday, March 23, 2015
County Administration Bldg, 200 Main Meeker, Colorado
Tentative Board Agenda
MEETING CANCELLED
NEXT MEETING OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL BE APRIL 13, 2015 IN MEEKER.
ADJOURN
The agenda is providedfor informational purposes only; all times are approximate. Agenda items will normally be consideredin 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 broughtbefore 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 APRIL 13, 2015 in Meeker at the County Administration Building. Please check the County’s website for information at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/departments/commissioners. If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9573 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
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BEFORE THE OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO IN THE MATTER OF ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE COLORADO OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION BY GENESIS GAS & OIL COLORADO LLC, RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO CAUSE NO. 1V DOCKET NO. 150400259 TYPE: ENFORCEMENT NOTICE AND APPLICATION FOR HEARING TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES AND TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Pursuant to Rule 522.c., the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (Commission or COGCC) Staff will apply to the Commission at its April 13-14, 2015 hearing for an Order Finding Violation (OFV) against Genesis Gas & Oil Colorado LLC (Genesis) (Operator No. 10384). This Notice and Application is being served to adjudicate the allegations made in the below-described Notices of Alleged Violation (NOAV), the allegations of which are incorporated herein. Genesis is the operator of the following wells, which have been temporarily abandoned and have never undergone Mechanical Integrity Testing (MIT). Well Name API Number Fletcher Gulch 3-21POW 05-103-10894 Calamity Ridge Unit #14-15C 05-103-10462 Calamity Ridge Unit #4401D 05-103-10561 On February 23, 2015, Commission Staff issued Notices of Alleged Violation (NOAV) Nos. 200425172, 200425173, and 200425174 to Genesis citing violations of Rule 326.c.1 (Mechanical Integrity Testing, Temporarily Abandoned Wells) of the COGCC Rules of Practice and Procedure, 2 CCR 404-1 (Rule or Rules). COGCC staff requests that Genesis be found in violation of the rules cited above and assessed a penalty pursuant to Rule 523. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to: 1) the general jurisdiction granted to the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission of the State of Colorado (Commission) under 34-60-105 C.R.S.; 2) specific powers granted pursuant to 34-60-106 C.R.S.; 3) the Colorado Administrative Procedures Act at 24-4-105 C.R.S.; and 4) the Commission Series 500 Rules at 2CCR 404-1, that the Commission has scheduled the above-entitled matter for hearing on: Date: Monday, April 13, 2015 Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Time: 9:00 a.m. Place: COGCC offices 1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801 Denver, CO 80203 In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if any party requires special accommodations as a result of a disability for this hearing, please contact Margaret Humecki at (303) 894-2100 ext. 5139, prior to the hearing and arrangements will be made. Pursuant to said hearing in the above-entitled matter at the time and place aforesaid, or at any adjourned meeting, the Commission will enter such orders as it deems appropriate to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public and to prevent the waste of oil and gas, either or both, in the operations of said field, and to carry out the purposes of the statute. In accordance with Rule 509., any interested party desiring to protest the granting of the application or to intervene on the application should file with the Commission a written protest or intervention no later than March 30, 2015, briefly stating the basis of the protest or intervention. One electronic, one original and two copies shall be filed with the Commission. Anyone who files a protest or intervention must be able to participate in a prehearing conference during the week of March 30, 2015. Pursuant to Rule 503.g.,if a party who has received notice under Rule 503.b. wishes to receive further pleadings in the above-referenced matter, that party must file a protest or intervention in accordance with these rules. OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF COLORADO By Jill Dorancy, Acting Secretary Dated: March 9, 2015 Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission 1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801 Denver, Colorado 80203 Website: http://cogcc.state.co.us Phone: (303) 894-2100 Fax: (303) 894-2109
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