Ads for 03/05/15
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: email@example.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: firstname.lastname@example.org or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: email@example.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: 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 6: Pork chops, Apple dressing, Green beans w caramelized onions, Whole wheat rolls, Fresh fruit, Birthday cake.
MONDAY, March 9: Chicken sandwich, Coleslaw, French fries, Apple, Oatmeal cookie.
TUESDAY, March 10: Ribs, Potato salad, Corn, Wheat roll, German chocolate cake.
WEDNESDAY March 11: Sausage, peppers, Onions, Rice pilaf, Carrots, Focaccia bread, Melon.
FRIDAY, March 13: Spaghetti, Meatballs, Italian salad, Garlic bread, Chocolate mousse, Strawberries.
Range Call is looking for someone to produce a wood cuttout for photo shoots. For more information phone 320-223-4351
Range Call is looking for vendors to showcase crafts, products or information booths. For more information phone 320-223-435
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 2, Bus in Town
March 3, Bus in Town Council on Aging
March 4, Bus in Town
March 5, Grand Junction, Bus in Town
March 6, Bus in Town
March 7 No Bus
March 8, AM BUS
March 9, Bus in Town
March 10, Bus in Town Foot Clinic
March 11, Bus in Town
March 12, Rifle, Bus in Town
March 13, Bus in Town
March 14, No Bus
March 15, AM Bus
March 16, Bus in Town
March 17, Bus in Town
March 18, Bus in Town
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
In home care services available day or night. Call (970) 620 – 0917.
FARM & RANCH
Looking for pasture to rent or lease for 4 to 5 horses. Call 970-756-2039 or 970-878-5700.
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.
FOR SALE, two wooden bedroom sets, dining room set with buffet and hide-a-bed couch. 878-5405
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
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.
Pre-Moving Sale: Furniture and Things! March 10th-14th, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday by appointment at (970) 620-5990. Friday and Saturday 8:00AM-4:00PM at 207 Hillcrest Circle, Rangely.
HELP WANTED – FULL TIME
Full-time Customer Service Representative
We are looking for a professional individual with strong customer service skills and cash handling experience to join our team. Banking experience is a plus. Excellent benefits. Apply online at www.glacierbancorp.com. Bank of the San Juans is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Help needed at the front desk at Elk Mountain Inn. Come by for application.
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 email@example.com
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 specifications of 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.
Rio Blanco County is currently seeking applicants for a temporary laborer at the Rangely 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. Position starts March 23rd. Applications can be obtained from the HR Dept, 200 Main Street, Meeker, or downloaded from our website at www.rbc.us. Application deadline: March 16, 2015. Job # 1505 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
BUSINESSES FOR SALE
Estabished Local Lawn Care Services includes equipment, customer referrals and training as needed to perform quality and good customer service. Requires hard worker, initiative, dependability. Call Ron (970)878-3507.
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
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
APARTMENT 2BDR/1BA, fully furnished, utilities included, NS/NP, above restaurant. Call 878-4141
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
For rent, 2 BDR, 1BA home. $550/month + last month + damage deposit + electric and gas. 1st month discount with 1 year lease, pets considered. Call Ken at (970)948-5743.
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
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.
Nice 2 BDR/2BA duplex with attached covered parking, no pets. Available now. (970) 778-5040.
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.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Ben Frier (970)675-2259 (970)629-8068
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.
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 10, 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: February 19, 26 & March 5, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
REQUEST FOR BIDS
Rio Blanco County is soliciting Bids from Licensed Contractors for tree trimming and tree removal at the Rio Blanco County Courthouse located at 555 Main Street Meeker, Co 81641. For further information containing General Terms and Conditions of the Invitation for Bid, Scope of Work, Schedule, Minimum Qualifications, and Bid Form is located on the County website at http://www.rbc.us/bids. All Bids must be received bymail no later than Friday March 6, 2015, to the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners, County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, P.O. Box I, Meeker, Colorado 81641 or hand delivery to Melanie Godwin no later than 11:00 A.M., Mountain Standard Time, on Monday March 9, 2015 to the County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Meeker Co, 81641. The Bid must be sealed in an envelope and must be clearly identified on the outside of the bid document Sealed Bid for RBC 2015 Courthouse Tree Trimming and Removal. For further information contact Rio Blanco County Project Coordinator Eric Jaquez, 970-878-9583. Publish: February 26 & March 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
PUBLIC NOTICE ROBERT & PAULA KRACHT AND ERIC & ANTINA DIBENEDETTO 936 9TH STREET, LOT 15, THE SOUTH ONE-HALF OF LOT 16, BLOCK 112 AND 879 PINE STREET, EAST 75 FEET OF LOTS 12, 13, AND 14, BLOCK 112 ARE REQUESTING A LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT TO ADJUST THE LOT LINES TO FIT THE CURRENT LINES OF OCCUPATION FOR THE PROPERTIES. THE MEEKER PLANNING COMMISSION WILL BE HOLDING A PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2015 AT 7:00 P.M. AT TOWN HALL, 345 MARKET STREET, MEEKER COLORADO, TO CONSIDER THE APPLICATION AND RECEIVE PUBLIC COMMENT. ON MARCH 17, 2015 THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES WILL BE HOLDING A MEETING ON THIS ITEM. 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 5, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Board of County Commissioners
Monday, March 09, 2015
County Administration Bldg, 200 Main, Meeker, Colorado
Items of routine and non-controversial nature are placed on the consent agenda. Any Commissioner or member of theaudience 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 Call to order:
Pledge of Allegiance
Changes or additions to the March 09, 2015, Board Agenda
Approval of the March 09, 2015 Agenda
Consent agenda for March 09, 2015:
Consideration of the Board Minutes of February 23, 2015
Motor Vehicle Publication List for February 2015
Treasury Publication List for February 2015
Financial Management Report for February 2015
Financial Transactions for DHS for February 2015
GoCO grant in the amount of $100,000 for the Meeker Town Square
Agreement with Phil Vaughn Construction Management, Inc. for building code plan review and project support in the amount not to exceed $27,000.00; Term of Agreement March 31, 2015 to March 30, 2016.
Rangely Airport Master Plan State of Colorado Grant #14-4VO-01-Element B, RFR #2 in the amount of $29,141.67.
Rangely Airport Closeout of the FAA Grant for the Auto Parking Drainage and AWOS Site Improvements Project #03-08-0047-10.
Rangely Airport FAA Sponsor Certification for Selection of Consultants for the Auto Parking Drainage and AWOS Site Improvements Project, #03-08- 0047-10.
MOU Contracts and Agreements:
Contract for Aerial Spraying for the Lower White River Pest & Weed District
Contract for Hand Spraying for the Lower White River Pest & Weed District
Contract with Van Diest Supply Company for the purchase of herbicides in an amount not to exceed $125,000
Amendment of CPW Grant for the OHV Trail Extension extending the end date to December 31, 2015, with no increase in the Grant amount.
Contract with Better City, LLC for the Economic Assessment Project in the not to exceed amount of $75,450.00 with a completion date of December 31, 2015
Road and Bridge: Contract Modification Order #2 with Old Castle SW Group d/b/a United Companies of Mesa County for the 2014 CR-5 SP-7 Wildlife Crossing Project extending the Completion date to November 14, 2015, and not increasing the contract amount.
Road and Bridge: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nationwide Permit for the CR-5 Stockpass 17 Replacement Project.
Road and Bridge: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nationwide Permit for the CR-0 White River Bridge Replacement Project.
Agreement For Cooperative Wildfire Protection with the State of Colorado Department of Public Safety for the benefit of the Division of Fire Prevention and Control.
Office Lease with Colorado Department of Revenue for Drivers Licensing Services Rangely Annex
2015 Hand Spraying of Herbicide for the Piceance Creek Pest & Weed District
2015 Aerial Spraying Herbicides and Insecticide for the Piceance Creek Pest & Weed District
2015 R&B Cattleguards & Wings materials
2015 R&B Dust Control Project
2015 Courthouse Tree Trimming & Removal
Road & Bridge Monthly Update, Dave Morlan
County Commissioners Updates
Break 1:15 p.m.
Development Department PUD Amendment 15-01 The Ridge Estates PUD Homeowners Association is requesting to amend their PUD Agreement to remove the requirement for sprinkler systems in townhomes. The Ridge Estates PUD is located south of Meeker on CR 13, Northof the junction with CR 36, in S34, T1N, R94W. ADJOURN AS BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OPEN AS THE COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTFOR THE PURPOSE OF A VARIANCE HEARING
HEARING: Meeker Collision Center Variance 15-01. The applicant is requesting a variance from the square footage limitation on signs to allow a total of 280 square feet of signage for the site, and allow 150 square feet for an individual sign at 42904 State Highway 13 Meeker, in S19, T1N, R93W.
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 16, 2015 in Rangely at the County Annex 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 5, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Town of Rangely
March 10, 2015 – 7:00pm
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
Call to Order
Pledge of Allegiance
Minutes of Meeting
Approval of the minutes of the February 24, 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.
Reports from Officers – Town Manager Update
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 a Final Plat for REPLAT OF WEST RANGELY SUBDIVISION in C.E. Section 3, T1N, R102W of the 6th P.M., Town of Rangely Rio Blanco County, Colorado for the purpose of dedicating and conveying easements, tracts and roads as described within the Final Plat.
Discussion and Action to approve the First Amendment to the Subdivision Improvement Agreement West Rangely Subdivision between theTown of Rangely and Rio Mesa Resources, Inc., a Colorado Corporation.
Discussion and Action to approve February 2015 Check Register
Discussion and Action to approve Special Event Permit for CNCC Foundation Dinner
Wild Game Dinner March 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm.
Rangely Water Treatment Plant Roof Replacement Grant Award
Rangely Animal Shelter 2014 Annual Report
RPD Dispatch Award – Mercy Mcalister
Rangely School District board meeting is scheduled for March 3, 2015 at 6:15pm.
Rangely District Library regular meeting March 9, 2015 at 5:00pm.
Rangely District Hospital board meeting is scheduled for March 26, 2015 at6:00pm.
Rural Fire Protection District board meeting is scheduled for March 16, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Western Rio Blanco Park & Recreation District meeting March 9, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District boardmeeting is March 25, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Rangely Chamber of Commerce board meeting is scheduled for March 19, 2015 at 12:00pm.
Published: March 5,2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times