Classifieds: April 30, 2015

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ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at:

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:

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

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.m. at The Pines, 875 Water St., Meeker.

Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Hoot Gibson, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 675-2669 home.

SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131

The Rangely Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937.

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.

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.)
FRIDAY, May 1: Minestrone soup, baked zita w/sausage, garlic bread, orange jello w/mandarin.
MONDAY, May 4: Lemon baked fish, rice pilaf, tossed salad, Oriental vegetables, cheesy garlic biscuit, orange sherbet.
TUESDAY, May 5: Combination meal Radino, Chuckwagon closed Cinco de Mayo Chicken enchillada casserole, tossed salad, tangerine, raisin oatmeal cookie.
WEDNESDAY May 6: Sloppy Joe w/bun, peas, scalloped corn, peaches.
FRIDAY, May 8 : Oven fried chicken, mashed potatoes w/gravy, beets, pears & cottage cheese. Bring a guest for free.

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

Oldtimers Annual Celebration Saturday, June 6, 2015. If you have lived in RBC for 30 years or went to school here, join us. Save the date. Call (970)878-4138 for your invitation.

PISTOL RIVER LEATHER Getting some work done in the shop. Fingers still not working good enough for carving, but still improving slowly. I have scheduled a Concealed Carry Class for Saturday, June 20th.
“Your word is like a gate in a fence. If the gate is weak, the fence ain’t worth much.”
785 Park Ave 878-4346


MOVING AUCTION, Saturday, May 9th, 10 AM, 55999 County Rd 318 West, Maybell, CO. 2 Ford pickups, 1979 Scout, 1980 Mercedes Benz car, 24′ camper, hand & power tools, camp items, saddles & tack, 120 lb anvil, 10 pistols, 2 Colts, 20 rifles, several Winchesters, 10 shotguns, ammo, jewerly, clothes, furs, rugs, dolls, glassware, primitives, pictures, silver, crocks, jars, lamps, razors, tins, horns & heads, nice antique furniture, modern furniture, nice leather barstools, marbles, books, fancy work, nice old quilts, plants, elk teeth, knives, felt & straw cowboy hats, very nice set of big, heavy sleigh bells, yard art, fencing, army items, white picket fence, snowshoes. Owner Dotie Petrini. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service 970-260-5577. Must see web “Call me about a sale for you”

Consignment Auction Saturday, May 9th, 10:00 A.M. Fairgrounds, Meeker, CO Tractors: JD 4320W Farmhand loader, MF165W loader & blade, 1974 Ford 500069HP, 1974 MF165W loader, 12 ft. Meadow drag, 94 Liberty 3 horse slant, 95 Hale 4 Horse, 93 20 ft. flatbed, 99 pickup bed trailer, 4 good saddles, 1 McClellan saddle, 2 like-new pack saddles, lots of tack, 3 shotguns, 3 rifles, lots of hand tools, 300 gallon fuel tank w/stand, 500 gallon fuel tank w/stand, 4 ft. disk 3 pt., 2 bottom plow, Titan 8000 generator, Titan 515 air compressor, JD #9 7ft. mower, 50 good 7 ft. cedar posts, antiques, table/2 leaves/5 chairs, china cabinet, rocking chair, dresser w/mirror and chest, roll top desk, sewing machine, log bed full size, log daybed, ice box, log coffee table, used tires, motor bikes-need repair, 2 riding mowers-Bolen, 3 round bale feeders, 5 hay bale feeders, water tanks, 1994 auto carw/dumpbed, 1998 Mack w/15ft. dumpbed. Too much to list. Bryce Purkey Auctioneer (970)878-4331 Leave message.


In home care services available day or night. Will travel. Call (970) 620 – 0917.


Huberwoods in Lapoint, UT Corral Poles 8′-20′, Fence Stays Posts 8′ (pine & cedar), Line and Corner Teepee poles and Small Logs (will deliver 2.00/loaded mile) Call Brad: (435) 790-3038 or (435) 247-2481

Black Simmental-Angus yearling bulls for sale. Semen tested and breeding soundness exam. Ready to work. 970-326-7245 or 970-824-7245

Spring Sale, premium pinyon, $200 a ton. More heat than 2 cords of pine. Mark Schumacher, Rangely 970-620-0387 voicemail


Snowblower-Husqvarna 24″, 2 stage, 5.5 HP, Tecumseh, single lever adjustable chute control, variable front & rear drive. Good, reliable machine, $225. Call Ron (970)878-3507.


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


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.


MEEKER- 1136 Michael Circle, Saturday, May 2, 8-Noon. No early birds. Lots of miscellaneous.

MEEKER – Estate Sale, Corner of 10th and Water St beginning Fri, 5/1, 8AM, thru Sat 878-5172

MEEKER 780 2nd Street, May 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, 8 A.M. to 2 P.M.

HUGE COMMUNITY YARD SALE, Friday and Saturday, May 1 & 2, 8AM – 2PM. 272 Market in parking lot between Restored Grace and Aerocare. Furniture, household, jewelry, nice clothes, books, camping gear, Snap On plasma cutter & valve grinder, Honda ST1100 motorcycle, feather bed and memory foam mattress . TONS OF STUFF!

Play it again, sam: MEGA YARD SALE, front and back yard. 11 East Main St., Meeker, Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2, 8 AM-? Small appliances, dishes, Christmas deco, treasures old and new, camping gear.


Will have a diversified set of in and around the Chevron Wilson Creek gas plant. Must have at least 2 years oil and gas experience. Experience working in plant atmosphere a plus! Full Time Position – includes company truck. Wage dependent on experience and qualifications. Includes Comprehensive Benefits Package TO APPLY: Online at or Email resume/application to or Fax to: 970-878-4440 You can also apply in person at 235 County Road 15 in Meeker.

Maintenance Technician
ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one full-time benefited Maintenance Technician. Salary range $14.48-$19.20/hr. Duties include, but are not limited to: maintenance of parks, facilities, irrigation, open space and landscaping; operation and maintenance of power tools, equipment, light machinery and light duty vehicles. Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel desired, but not required. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or GED, possess and maintain a valid Colorado Driver’s license. 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. 970-878-3403. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and on the website, Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted through Tuesday, May 19, 2014. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.


ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking a part-time non-benefited Housekeeper; hiring range $13.01 to $19.74/hour. Duties include, but are not limited to: general cleaning and light maintenance duties of district facilities as assigned by the Park and Facilities Manager. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or GED, read, write, speak and understand English, be available to work various shifts, primarily evenings and weekends. 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. 970-878-3403. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center. Complete job description is available upon request. Applications will be accepted through Tuesday, May 5. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Now hiring for EXPERIENCED Heavy Equipment Operators & Laborers. Operators with Class A CDL license a plus. Work located in Meeker, CO & surrounding area. 970-878-3474

The Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District is accepting applications for a full time Reservoir/Hydroelectric Operator position. Job description and application are available from the District’s office at 2252 E. Main Rangely, Colorado 81648 or by calling the District office at 970-675-5055. Salary range for this position will is dependent upon education and experience. Position will remain open until filled. Successful applicant must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen. The District is an equal opportunity employer.

Marketing/Communications Specialist
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one full-time exempt Marketing/Communications Specialist. Hiring range is $21.63-$30.77/hr. The Marketing and Communications Specialist works in coordinated effort with the Executive Director and management to develop and implement District marketing and branding strategies, public relations campaigns, and related projects. Daily responsibilitiesand tasks include; oversight of the District website and social media, creation of promotional materials and printed advertising, and assisting other staff with activities that promote the District to the community and visitors of Eastern Rio Blanco County. Applicants must have knowledge and experience in the use of graphic design computer programs Adobe Photoshop, In Design, and Illustrator; must be 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or GED; one (1) or more years experience in marketing/graphic design related work, other related experience may be considered. 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. Applicants are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and on the website, Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Will provide operational service in the WRD-Meeker Gas Plant. Candidate must have mechanical ability, familiar with EHS regulations, and basic computer skills. Must have HS diploma or equivalent. For more info and to apply online visit: Search for Job Number: 034312

THE DECK WILL BE OPENING SOON! Summer help needed for front of house. All positions and shifts available. Pick up an application at MA FAMIGLIA’S.


Residential Building Lots for Sale 4-5 acre residential lots in West Rangely Subdivision. Gas, water, phone and electric hookups at property line of all lots. Reasonably priced at $50,000-$60,000. Private road owned by homeowners association with minimal yearly HOA fee of $250 a year per lot. Mike or Tracy Hayes (970)675-5323.


Split level home on 20 acres of fenced pasture. 4 BDR, 3 BA, 2-car garage, family, laundry, living, dining rooms, wood stove. $1300 per month + electrcity. (970)963-0461.

2 BDR/1 BA Apartment: $400 + electric and deposit. 878-3363 or 970-260-3302

2 bdr/1 1/2 BA townhome. No smoking, no pets. $600 a month. Call 970-396-1924

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

Clean, quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $425/ month + deposit. Call (970) 878-3736 or (970) 260-8844

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.

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.


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.

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.

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


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.


Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Rangely Junior College District Board of Directors for the ensuing year of 2015-2016; a copy of such proposed budget is on file atLinda Gordon/Budget Officer, 215 Hillcrest Avenue, Rangely, CO where same is open for public inspection; such proposed budget will be considered at the regularly scheduled board meeting of the Rangely Junior College District to be held on May 11, 2015, 12:00 noon CNCC, Johnson Banquet Room for final adoption of budget. Any interested elector of such Rangely Junior College District may inspect the proposed budget and file or registerany objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.
Publish: April 23, 2015, April 30, 2015 and May 7, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

May 6, 2015
at 7:00 PM
The Regular Board Meeting of the Meeker Sanitation District will be held at the Meeker Sanitation District Office, 265 8th Street, Meeker, Colorado
1. Call to order
2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
3. Approval of Minutes
4. Public Comments
5. New Business
A. Audit Report
6. Old Business Biosolids Dewatering Project 2nd Street Sewer Line Sewer Main East of Town Rates, Water Data From Town Plant Manager Report Office Manager Report
7. Attorney
8. Board Delinquent Accounts Approve Current Bills
9. Adjourn
This agenda is subject to change without further notice. Agenda is posted at the office of the Meeker Sanitation District. 265 8th Street. Publish: April 30, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

2015 RIO BLANCO COUNTY EAST DOUGLAS PIT CRUSHING REQUEST FOR BID PROJECT NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK 2015 EAST DOUGLASPIT CRUSHING PROJECT. THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY is soliciting bids for crushing approximately 40,000 cubic yards of Class 5 Aggregate Base Course. East Douglas Pit is located approximately 3.2 miles southeast of State Highway 139 on RBC Road 27.
CONTRACT DOCUMENTS Contract Documents shall be available on-line at, or on the County website at www.rbc.uson the Public Announcements page, the Rio Blanco County Road and BridgeDept., 570 Second St., Meeker, CO 81641 on April 30, 2015.
VENDOR QUALIFICATIONS Interested vendors shall be listed on the most current CDOT Pre-qualified Contractor Listing.
WORK SCHEDULE It is intended thatthe project shall start approx. June 23 and be completed by October 16, 2015.
MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING Interested vendors shall attend a mandatory pre-bid meeting on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. at the RioBlanco County Road & Bridge Dept. at 570 Second Street in Meeker. Vendors shall visit the pit and become familiar with all site conditions.
PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT Clint Chappell, R & B Coordinator,(970) 878-9590, Fax (970) 878-3396. Any questions regarding this bid are to be directed in writing to Clint Chappell before Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 4:00 P.M. at the above fax number.
BID SUBMITTALS Bids shall have Vendor nameand address and 2015 EAST DOUGLAS PIT CRUSHINGwritten 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 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 Thursday, June 4, 2015. No bids shall be received Friday, June 5 through Sunday June 7, 2015. Hand delivered bids will be accepted from 8:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. on June 8, 2015. Do not depend on overnight delivery. Mailing address: RBC Commissioners, P.O. Box i, 200 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641 Hand-delivery address: RBC Commissioners, 200 Main St. Meeker, CO 81641
BID OPENING Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on Monday, June 8, 2015 at the Commissioners Meeting Room, 200 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641. Bids submitted after 10:45A.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 By: Jeffrey D. Eskelson, Chairman
Dated: April 30, 2015 Publish: April 30 and May 7, 2015, Rio Blanco Herald Times

Tuesday May 5, 2015 7:00 P.M.
Regular Scheduled Board Meeting
345 Market Street, Meeker, CO
Call to Order
Pledge of Allegiance
Roll Call
Approval of the Agenda
Approval of the Previous Minutes
Approval of Monthly Disbursements
Public Participation
New Business Meeker Palooza Fireworks request- Ms. Vanessa Trout Ute Park Lighting question- Ms. Stephanie Kobald
Public Hearings- 7:15 p.m.
Ordinance #04-2015, an ordinance approving a resubdivision request from Dixie Massey, and Steven/Kathy Maybury, requesting resubdivision of the respectively owned adjacent lot parcels of Block 1, Lots 3, 4, 5, and 6 of the Sage Hills Subdivision
Request from the Meeker Arts and Cultural Council for a special event Liquor Permit to be held at 752 Second Street, June 6, 2015, (12 to 11 pm) to serve during “Meeker Palooza” Mayor’s remarks Town Manager’s Report Town Attorney’s Report Other Board Business Adjournment Published April 30, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of Education
Regular Board Meeting
555 Garfield Street
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 7:00 p.m.
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. Ridings will lead the Pledgeof Allegiance
3. Approval of Agenda
4. Approval of the Minutes from the Regular Board Meeting April 21, 2015
1. Recognitions/Celebrations (Music Program & BMS History Fair)
2. Bus Routes for 15-16 School Year Report
3. Sales Tax Report
4. Pool Property Report
5. Certified/Classified Report (High School Principal, Coordinator of Academics)
A. Consideration ofAction Items for a Blanket Motion
B. Approval of Bus Routes for 2015-16 School Year
C. Approval of Certified/Classified Report – (High School Principal, Coordinator of Academics) EXECUTIVE SESSION TO DISCUSS PURCH ACTION ITEMS CONTINUED
D. Approval of Sale of Pool Property OTHER BOE INFORMATION
Published: April 30, 2015 Rio Blanco HeraldTimes