Classifieds: September 7, 2017

Ads for 9/7/17

**ANNOUNCEMENTS**

The 2017 Annual Craft & Gift Show will be Friday, Nov. 3rd from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. and Saturday, Nov. 4th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the RBC Fairgrounds.  Please email: meekerladiessocialclub@gmail.com or call
Michelle Weston at 970-878-5563 to request a registration form. Booth space is $40.

MEEKER STREAKER
MONTHLY SCHEDULE
September 2017
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:
9/7 Bus in town Grand Junction
9/8 Bus in town
9/9 No Bus
9/10 AM Bus
9/11 Bus in town
9/12 Bus in town
9/13 Bus in town
9/14 Bus in tonw Rifle
9/15 Bus in town
9/16 No bus
9/17 AM Bus
9/18 Bus in town
9/19 Bus in town Rangely Dentals
9/20 Bus in Town Blood Pressure Clinic
9/21 Bus in town Grand Junction Medical
9/22 Bus in town
9/23 No Bus
9/24 AM Bus
9/25 Bus in town
9/26 Bus in town
9/27 Bus in town
9/28 Bus in town Craig
9/29 Bus in town
9/30 No Bus
Please call in advance for a ride to medical appointments (970-878-9368). Please schedule out-of-town medical appointments before 2:00 PM.

The Rangely Food Bank is open on Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 at 204 E. Rio Blanco. To donate, please call 970-620-2407.

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 878-5636 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 3rd Thursday of the month at 9:00 AM. 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, 878-3219 home. 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 First Baptist Church ((207 S Sunset). Join us! For more information, call Britt Campos at 801-589-4803.

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

Looking for female roommate to help out with rent and utilities and weekends with cooking and laundry. Call for interview. 970-260-8758

Attention Rio Blanco County Veterans: Veterans may be eligible for mileage reimbursement for travel costs to receive VA medical care. If you do not currently receive VA travel compensation please contact the Rio Blanco County Veterans Service offices. Rangely: John ‘Hoot’ Gibson, 970-878-9695. Meeker: Joe Bob Dungan, 970-878-9690. Travel compensation is made possible through the Veterans Trust Fund Grant and VFW Post 5843.

**AUCTIONS**

Annual Fall Consignment Auction, Saturday September 30th at 9:00 a.m , 2368 S. 1500 E. in Vernal, Utah
Equipment of all kinds, Many Vehicles, Trucks, Trailers, Campers, ATV’s, Motorcycles, snow machines, pipe, New and Used Tools, Generators, Air Compressors, Lumber, Tack, Hunting items, Guns, Ammo, 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

**CAMPERS/RV**

2006 Crossroads Cruiser Travel Trailer
26 ft., private bedroom, super clean, everything works! Can email pictures. Call (970) 675-2430. Asking $7000

**CHILDCARE **

Looking for babysitter for 8-13 hour shifts upt to 4 times per week. 1 child 8 months old. Call 970-314-3358

***CHIMNEY SWEEPS***

Bulldog Chimney Sweeps will be in Meeker September 28, 29 & 30th.
Chimney season is over. Have your chimney serviced for next year. 970-872-2333
www.bulldogchimneysweeps.com

**FARM & RANCH **

PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS: Retired husband and wife from NE Nebraska looking for areas to shoot PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS. Experienced. 402-329-4735

**FOUND**

FOUND: CHAIN ON HIGHWAY. CALL TO IDENTIFY 878-5162.

**FOR SALE**

**GUNS**

Savage 110 rifle with AccuTrigger in .223. Synthetic stock, Simmons 3×9 scope, and attached adjustable bipod. $400 OBO. 970-404-1238

**PETS**

Purebred Border Collies, 8 weeks old, black and white, working parents, showing great potential. 2 males, 2 females left. 970-878-5250.

**HUNTING**

PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS: Retired husband and wife from NE Nebraska looking for areas to shoot PRAIRIE DOGS AND GROUND SQUIRRELS. Experienced. 402-329-4735

**MEDICAL EQUIPMENT **

For Sale: Gently used medical rated recliner/ lift chair. Call 629-3696

**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.

**MOTORCADE/MISC**

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.

**PERSONALS**

Retired 65-year-old white woman likes to fish, camp and travel, looking for a relationship. 970-487-3140

Looking for a friend.
I am 66 and a no tobacco Harley rider. Looking for someone to spend time with, possibly more. 970-456-7880.

**YARD SALES**

318 S. Sunset Ave. (RANGELY) Saturday, Sept. 9, 8 a.m. To 2 p.m.

—CANCELLED— 293 Agency Dr. (MEEKER) Across from golf course. Saturday, Sept. 9, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Electric fencing, 2″ PVC for irrigation, custom saddle rack, 3′ exterior metal door, screen door, large metal dog crate, small pet carrier, yard tools, etc., etc. —CANCELLED—

1220 Main St. (MEEKER) Friday and Saturday, Sept. 8 & 9, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

**HELP WANTED: GENERAL**

Evening dishwasher needed full-time. Serious positions. Apply in person at Ma Famiglias.

Shotcrete Nozzle Operator
Mays Construction Specialties, a Western Colorado Company is seeking an experienced shotcrete nozzleman for a diversified specialty concrete contractor.
Preferred ACI Certification, not required.
Must be willing to relocate, travel, and during winter conditions.
Full job description available online www.mays-mcsi.com
Excellent wage, commission, and benefits package
EOE/AA/M/F/Disabled/Veterans

Auto Technician to work in the shop. Pay rate based on experience. Contact Northwest Auto for more information 970-878-5026 or email resume to office@nwautogmc.net

**LAND/LOTS**

FSBO: 22 acre horse property with RV service and new fence. $85,000 OBO. 4751 County Rd 7. 580-377-9436

**RE: HOMES: MEEKER**

FOR SALE 14×70 mobile home on 2 acres, 4 miles west of Meeker, 3 BDR/1BA, cistern, $70,000. (970)756-0718 or (970) 878-4629.

***RENTALS: MEEKER**

4 BDR/2BA house with garage, workroom, shed, large deck, nice location. No smoking/no pets. 871 10th Street. 970-629-0151.

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 $595 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

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

House for rent. 10 miles from Meeker. $1500 per month. References and background check required. Call 970-274-6850

Clean, quiet, 2 BDR/1 BA apartment. $575 mo + deposit, includes W/D. No pets. 970-260-8844

3 BDR Townhouse, W/D, water & sewer paid, $650 mo + $750 damage deposit. Avail 9/10. 970-878-4572

**RENTALS: RANGELY**

Home for Rent: 3BDR/3BA, 2 car garage, fenced yard, central heat/air, large basement. Ref/credit check required. $1100 mo. Call 970-376-8899

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.

FOR RENT: 3 slideout 5th wheel, accomodates single or couple, nice permanent setting in RV park. lease, $650 mo., utilities paid, deposit, references required. 970-629-1314

House – 2 BDR upstairs, 3 rooms downstairs, central heat/ac, fenced yard, 1 car garage. 970-629-3605

3 BDR, 1.5 BA, acre lot, heated garage, fiber and trash paid. dog allowed, $960/month, first/last and security deposit. 970-629-5634.

**LEGAL NOTICES**

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
In the Matter of the Estate of Waltraud Margareta McCracken, a.k.a. Waltraud M. McCracken, a.k.a. Waltraud McCracken, a.k.a. Trudy McCracken, a.k.a. Tridal McCracken, a.k.a. Waltraud Margareta Riffler
Rio Blanco County District Court
Case No. 2017PR30004
All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to the District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado on or before December 31, 2017, or the claims may be forever barred.
Jeffrey M. Villanueva, 1755 Blake St, Ste 225, Denver, Colorado 80202
Telephone: 303-295-7525
Attorney for the Personal Representative
Published: August 24, 31 and Sept. 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Estate of Leonard M. Plummer a/k/a Leonard Plummer a/k/a Leonard Marion Plummer, Deceased
Case No. 17PR30012
All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to
the District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado
on or before l/9/18, or the claims may be forever barred.
Personal Representative:
Ronald Glen Plummer
c/o Kain & Burke, PC
225 N. 5th St., #611
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-241-2969
Publish: September 7, 14, & 21, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

The Meeker Chamber of Commerce invites all interested persons or firms capable of providing the required products to submit bids for the design and fabrication of wayfinding signage in Meeker Colorado. Please see the website www.meekerchamber.com under “news” for all the information or call (970) 878-5510 to receive a bid packet. Bids are due September 12, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Published: August 24, 31 & Sept 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

RIO BLANCO COUNTY
NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT
RIO BLANCO COUNTY 2017 PAVEMENT MARKING PAINT PROJECT
NOTICE is hereby given that on the 11th day of September, 2017 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with Stripe-A-Lot, Inc., P.O. Box 1957, Montrose, CO 81402 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as Rio Blanco County 2017 Pavement Marking Paint Project.
1)Any person, co-partnership, association, or corporation who has an unpaid claim against the said project may at any time, up to and including the date specified in item 2 below, file a VERIFIED STATEMENT of the amount due and unpaid on account of such claims.
2)All such claims shall be filed with Clint Chappell, R & B Coordinator, Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Department, 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before September 7, 2017.
3)Failure on the part of a creditor to file such a statement will relieve Rio Blanco County from any and all liability for such claim.
Dated at Meeker, Colorado this 28th day of August, 2017
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY
BY SHAWN J. BOLTON, CHAIRMAN
Publish: 8/31/17 & 9/7/17
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Public Notice:
September 7, 2017
Wray Gulch Landfill
Rio Blanco County, Colorado
Rio Blanco County requested that the Colorado Department of PublicHealth and Environment (CDPHE) review a Certificate of Designation (CD) Amendment for Wray Gulch Landfill to construct a holding pond for leachate generated on site. A leachate holding pond is a new waste management feature not included in the original design of the landfill.
The Wray Gulch landfill exists within a 230-acre CD boundary located approximately 18 miles west of Meeker, Colorado in Section 25, Township 2 North, Range 97 West. Management of landfill leachate in a holding pond is a new waste management feature and will be regulated in part by Section 9 of the Solid Waste Regulations.
CDPHE is reviewing the CD Application for technical merit and compliance with Colorado solid waste regulations and statute to ensure the facility will not negatively impact human health or the environment.
Submit written comments by October 6, 2017 to:
Miquette Gerber | CDPHE – HMWMD
222 S. 6th Street | Grand Junction, CO 80501
miquette.gerber@state.co.us | 970-248-7168
The application can be reviewed online at:
www.colorado.gov/cdphe/solidwaste-public-notices
or at the above address during normal business hours by calling:
970-248-7168
The application can also be reviewed by contacting:
Dave Morlan | Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Department
570 2nd Street | Meeker, CO 81641
david.morlan@rbc.us | 970-878-9590
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE –
REQUEST FOR DIRECTORS –
YELLOW JACKET WATER CONSERVANCY DISTRICT
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that by arrangement with the Clerk of Court, a hearing to appoint directors for the Yellow Jacket Water Conservancy District has been set before the District Court for October 10, 2017 commencing at 2:00 p.m. in the District Court Room, Rio Blanco Combined Court, 555 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Any party interested in serving as a director must submit an application and appear at the Rio Blanco County District court at such time or contact undersigned counsel to participate by telephone. Directors may serve at-large where there is a vacancy in a particular District and are not required to own property within a specific District. Preference will be given to applicants owning property within a particular District. The Districts for which applications will be considered are: Districts No. 3 (Josephine), 4 (Meeker), 8 (Juniper) or as at-large positions. To qualify, the Applicant must be a resident of the Yellow Jacket Water Conservancy District for one year and must own real property within the boundaries of the Yellow Jacket Water Conservancy District. Applicants should be knowledgeable in water matters and familiar with the beneficial use of water in the YJWCD’s boundaries. Applications must be in writing with resumes showing background in water use and filed with the Clerk of the District Court, Rio Blanco County Combined Court, P.O. Box 1150, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications will be accepted by the Court until October 2, 2017. Please contact Scott Grosscup, Balcomb & Green, P.C., 970-945-6546, P.O. Drawer 790, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602, with any questions regarding director terms, map of the director district or other requirements.
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE
OF COMMENTS
In accordance with C.R.S. 1-7-902, Western Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District is accepting written comments in support of or in opposition to the following ballot issue:
“SHALL THE WESTERN RIO BLANCO METROPOLITAN RECREATION & PARK DISTRICT INCREASE TAXES BY $198,000 ANNUALLY (ESTIMATED FIRST FULL FISCAL YEAR), AND BY WHATEVER ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS ARE RAISED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER, BY REINSTATING A MILL LEVY INCREASE OF 0.75 MILLS THAT WAS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED BY THE VOTERS AND THAT EXPIRED ON DECEMBER 31, 2016, WITH SAID 0.75 MILLS TO BE LEVIED IN FISCAL YEAR 2017 AND EACH YEAR THEREAFTER FOR FIVE YEARS, THROUGH AND INCLUDING FISCAL YEAR 2021, WITH REVENUE THEREFROM SUPPLEMENTING THE REVENUES OF THE RANGELY SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-4 FOR CERTAIN “ACTIVITIES,” DEFINED AS INTERSCHOLASTIC SCHOOL ATHLETICS AND OTHER SCHOOL RECREATIONAL PURPOSES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO GAME AND RECREATIONAL CLUBS (E.G., CHESS CLUB; MATH CLUB) AND FFA, AND SHALL THE TAX REVENUES FROM SUCH MILL LEVY INCREASE AND ALL INVESTMENT INCOME ON ALL SUCH TAX REVENUES CONSTITUTE VOTER-APPROVED REVENUE CHANGES THAT MAY BE COLLECTED AND SPENT NOTWITHSTANDING THE LIMITATIONS THAT WOULD OTHERWISE APPLY UNDER ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?
Said written comments must be received by Linda Gordon, Designated Election Officials, Western Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District, 611 S. Stanolind Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648 on or before September 22, 2017. Only those comments submitted by registered voters shall be summarized. The comments must be signed with an address where the signor is registered to vote.
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE OF FILING OF VERIFIED PETITION TO DETERMINE HEIRSHIP AND NOTICE OF HEARING
In the Matter of the Estate of FRANCES M. RAU, Deceased
District Court, Rio Blanco County, Colorado
455 Main Street
PO Box 1150
Meeker, CO 81641
(970) 878-5622
To All Interested Persons:
This Notice of Hearing is filed pursuant to C.R.S. §15-12-1303. The Petitioners are Debra Ann Brown, whose mailing address is 2735 Valley Road, Orefield, PA, 18069, and Diane M. Keshel, whose mailing address is 7095 Lentz Road, New Tripoli, PA, 18066. The Decedent is Frances M. Rau. The property, located in Rio Blanco County, Colorado, is as follows:
All in Rio Blanco County, Colorado, a 1/12th interest in oil, gas, and other minerals except coal
Township 3 North, Range 91 West of the 6th P.M.
Section 27: SW1/4NW1/4, W1/2SW1/4
Section 28: SE1/4NE1/4
Rio Blanco Assessment No.: N5500139
Rio Blanco Assessment Former No.: R550139
Decedent passed away on August 5, 2010. The individuals named in the Verified Petition to Determine Heirship as having an interest in the above-described mineral interests are as follows:
Debra Ann Brown, Daughter of Decedent
2735 Valley Road
Orefield, PA 18069
½ Interest
Diane M. Keshel, Daughter of Decedent
7095 Lentz Road
New Tripoli, PA 18066
½ Interest
Should you object to the relief sought in the Verified Petition to Determine Heirship, you must file an Answer to the same within thirty days of the date of the mailing of this Notice, in any event, no later than the date set herein for the Non-Appearance Hearing scheduled in this matter. All objections to the Verified Petition to Determine Heirship must be filed in writing with the Court and the appropriate filing fee be paid within the time period for answering. The hearing shall be limited to the objections timely filed and the parties timely answering the Verified Petition to Determine Heirship.
A hearing on the Verified Petition to Determine Heirship will be held at the following date, time, and location:
Date: October 20, 2017
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Courtroom/Division: B
Address: 455 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641
The hearing will take approximately one-half hour.
Respectfully submitted this 31st day of August, 2017 by:
Mark J. Fischer, Esq., #7161
Cantafio Hammond, PC
P.O. Box 774567
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
Phone: (970) 879-4567
Fax: (970) 879-4511
mark@cantafiolaw.com
Publish: September 7, 14, and 21, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

TOWN OF DINOSAUR
DISBURSEMENTS FOR JULY 2017
Gross Salaries, $8,055.09
PERA, Monthly Contributions, $1,742.57
Colorado Dept of Revenue, CWT, $234.00
IRS, FWT/Med, $907.60
Centurylink, Phone, fax, internet, $272.08
Moon Lake Electric, Electricity, $1,681.46
Rangely Trash Service, Trash Service, $82.00
Rio Blanco Herald Times, Ordinance, $3,685.42
Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $20.00
Caselle Inc, Support, $251.00
LR Gateway Services, Gas, oil, $370.13
Sands Law Office LLC, Professional Services, $651.50
Westwater Engineering, Sewer Project, $9,706.04
Pinnacol Assurance, Workers Comp, $487.00
Lizard Analytical Lab LLC, Wastwater test, $40.00
City of Grand Junction, Wastewater test, $153.00
Zions Bank, Office supplies, bleach, $257.79
Petty Cash, Postage, oil change, pop, bleach, screws, $99.26
TOTAL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE, $28,695.94
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
The public logic and accuracy test of the Hart Intercivic voting system to be utilized in the November 7, 2017 Coordinated Election will be held at 9:00am on Tuesday, September 19 in the office of the Rio Blanco County Clerk at 555 Main Street, Meeker CO.
To obtain more information concerning this test, please call (970)878-9460.
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

2018 Budget Work Session 5:30 p.m.
Town of Rangely
September 12, 2017 – 7:00pm
Agenda
Rangely Board of Trustees (Town Council)
Joseph Nielsen, Mayor
Andrew Shaffer, Mayor Pro Tem
Lisa Hatch, Trustee
Trey Robie, Trustee
Ann Brady, Trustee
Andrew Key, Trustee
Tyson Hacking, Trustee
1.Call to Order
2.Roll Call
3.Invocation
4.Pledge of Allegiance
5.Minutes of Meeting
a.Approval of the minutes of the August 22, 2017 meeting.
6.Petitions and Public Input
7.Changes to the Agenda
8.Public Hearings – 7:15pm
9.Committee/Board Meetings
10.Supervisor Reports – See Attached
11.Reports from Officers – Town Manager Update
12.Old Business
13.New Business
a. Discussion and action to approve the August 2017 Check Register
b.Discussion and action to approve a CCITF Grant Request for $13,000 for improvements to White River Village
c.Discussion and action to approve the appointment of Matt Billgren to fill the open Planning and Zoning Board Commissioner
d.Discussion and action to approve the partial funding of the shortfall related to a grant request by the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy to the Colorado Water Conservation Board – Water Supply Reserve Account CWCB-WSRA. WSRA funding was zeroed out due to a shortfall in Severance Funding prior to the award.
14.Informational Items
a.AGNC No Increase in Dues for 2018
b.Expression of Gratitude from the ROAR Event Staff
c.Expression of Gratitude from Peter Forbes
d.Expression of Gratitude from the CNCC Rodeo Team
15.Board Vacancies
16.Scheduled Announcements
a.Rangely District Library Board meeting Sept 11, 2017 at 5:00pm.
b.Rangely Junior College District Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 11, 2017 at 12:00pm.
c.Western Rio Blanco Park & Recreation District Board meeting Sept 11, 2017 at 7:00pm.
d.RDA/RDC Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 14, 2017 at 7:30am.
e.Rural Fire Protection District Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 18, 2017 at 7:00pm
f.RRio Blanco County Commissioners Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 18, 2017 at 11:00am.
g.Rangely School District Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 19, 2017 at 6:15pm
h.Rangely Chamber of Commerce Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 21, 2017 at 12:00pm
i.Community Networking Meeting is scheduled for Sept 26, 2017 at 12:00pm.
j.Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District Board meeting is scheduled for Sept 27, 2017 at 7:00pm.
k.Rangely District Hospital board meeting is scheduled for Sept 28, 2017 at 6:00pm.
17.Adjournment
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

2017 RIO BLANCO COUNTY
LANDFILL LEACHATE POND PROJECT
REQUEST FOR BID
PROJECT NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK
2017 Rio Blanco County Landfill Leachate Pond Project. Work for Rio Blanco County includes constructing leachate pond according to specifications.
CONTRACT DOCUMENTS
Contract Documents shall be available on-line at www.govbids.com/scripts/co1/public/home1.asp, or on the county’s website at www.rbc.us on the Bid Postings page, or at the Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept. 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on Sept. 7, 2017.
WORK SCHEDULE
The Project shall begin October 2 and be completed by October 27, 2017.
PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT AND QUESTIONS
Van Pilaud, County Engineer, (970) 878-9590, Fax (970) 878-3396. All Bidders are advised to examine the site and become familiar with all conditions. Any questions regarding this Project are to be directed in writing to Van Pilaud before Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at the above address or fax number.
MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING
Bidders must attend the mandatory pre-bid meeting:
Monday, September 18, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at the Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Dept., 570 Second Street, Meeker.
BID SUBMITTALS
Bids shall have Vendor’s name and address and “2017 RIO BLANCO COUNTY LANDFILL LEACHATE POND PROJECT” written on the sealed envelope. All required documents shall be included with the bid or it shall be rejected.
Each bid must include a certified check or cashier’s check in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Rio Blanco County, or by a bid bond in like amount executed by a surety company.
Mailed bids are due no later than 4:00 P.M. on Friday, September 22, 2017. No bids shall be received Saturday, September 23 through Sunday September 24, 2017. Hand delivered bids will be accepted IN MEEKER from 8:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. on September 25, 2017. Do not depend on overnight delivery.
Mailing: RBC Board of County Commissioners, Attn: Vicky Edwards, 555 Main St., Ste. 307, Meeker, CO 81641
Hand-delivery address: Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main St., 3rd Floor Board Room, Meeker, CO 81641
BID OPENING
Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on September 25, 2017 at the Commissioners’ Meeting Room at Courthouse 3rd Floor Board Room, Meeker, CO. Bids submitted after 10:45 A.M. shall be returned unopened. 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
The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners reserve 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: September 7, 2017
By: Shawn Bolton, Chairman
Publish: Rio Blanco Herald Times: September 7 and 14, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners of
Rio Blanco County, Colorado
Monday, September 11, 2017
Rio Blanco County Historic Courthouse
555 Main Street 3rd. Floor
Meeker, Colorado 81641
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 September 11, 2017 Tentative Agenda
1)____________________________________________________________________________
2)____________________________________________________________________________
• Move to Approve the September 11, 2017 Agenda Including Any Changes.
CONSENT AGENDA FOR SEPTEMBER 11, 2017
• Move to Approve the below listed items of the Consent Agenda.
Consent-1_ Consideration of the Board Minutes of July 28, 2017
Consent 2a_ Financial Management Report August 2017
Consent-2b_ DHS EBT Register and Warrant Registers August 2017
Consent 2c_Motor Vehicle Publication List August 2017
Consent 2d_Treasurer’s Publication List August 2017
Consent 2f_Treasurer’s Monthly Report August 2017
Consent 3_Approval of the Delegation of Project Management Duties for the Rio Blanco County Hazard Mitigation Plan to Ty Gates, Rio Blanco County Emergency Manager.
Consent 4_Approval of an Emergency Facilities and Land Use Agreement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management, NW Colorado Fire Management Unit for emergency use of the Meeker Coulter Field Airport.
Consent 5_Approval of an Emergency Facilities and Land Use Agreement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management, NW Colorado Fire Management Unit for emergency use of the Rangely Airport
General Business:
Business 1_Move to Approve an Appointment to the Columbine Park Board.
Business 2_Move to Approve the Final Payment to Stripe-A-Lot for the Rio Blanco County 2017 Pavement Marking Paint Project, in an amount not to exceed $3,210.18.
Bid Openings:
Bid Opening 1_
Bid Awards:
Bid Award 1_Move to award the 2017 CR5 Paving Project to Frontier Paving Inc.
MOU’s, Contracts and Agreements:
MCA 1_Move to Approve an Agreement for Services between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Frontier Paving, Inc., for the 2017 CR5 Paving Project, in an amount not to exceed $136,500.00.
MCA 2_Move to Approve the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and the Colorado Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management proposed budget for the Range of Costs of the Rio Blanco County Hazard Mitigation Plan.
Resolutions:
Resolution 1_Move to Approve Resolution 2017-19, A Resolution of the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado Authorizing the Rio Blanco County Treasurer and her Deputy to Invest Rio Blanco County Public Funds in the Colorado Surplus Investment Pool.
Other Business:
Road & Bridge Monthly Update – Dave Morlan
Public Comments
County Commissioner Updates
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 September 18, 2017 in Rangely at the County Annex Building. Please check the County’s website for information at http://www.rbc.us/departments/commissioners. If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9570 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Published: September 7, 2017
Rio Blanco Herald Times