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.
SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131.
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.
Meeker Cat Coalition accepting cat food or monetary donations for spay/neuter and health care. Donations may be left at The Vet Clinic in Meeker or call 878-3560 or 878-4429 for more information.
Rangely Rockcrawling & 4 Wheel Drive group in Rangely meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Rio Blanco Water Users Building on Hwy. 64 at 7 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 8 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 629-5729 or 629-0709. 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. All services are confidential.
Moms group meeting, open to anyone with a child 0-5 years, Grace Baptist Church, Rangely, first Thursday of every month, 8:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Info. call Heather Zadra (970)629-9937
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.
Bresnan cable television customers – If you are not receiving a television channel station you normally get, 3 people must report it before it’s considered an outage. Call the service number on your bill to report.
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.
VFW Post 5843 and Ladies Auxiliary monthly meetings are now held at Kilowatt Korner in Meeker: VFW Post 5843 – 6:30 p.m. 2nd Monday. Ladies Auxiliary -5:00 p.m., 2nd Monday.
Food Bank of the Rockies mobile pantry truck will be in Rio Blanco County providing Food assistance to community member. Next scheduled date is Sept. 26. The Food Bank will be at the Fairfield Center at 200 Main Street from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
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, August 9: Roast beef, scalloped potatoes, green casserole, apricot peach compote, french bread. MONDAY, August 12: smothered chicken, mashed potatoes, baby carrots, applesauce, waldorf salad TUESDAY, August 13: Hamburger goulash, 5 bean salad, hot fruit compote, pears WEDNESDAY, August 14: Chicken cacciator, steamed pasta, chopped spinach, tossed salad, fresh fruit. FRIDAY, August 16: Beef barley soup, wheat crackers, California blend vegetables, pineapple gelatin mold.
Plein Air painting. Friday evenings 6 p.m. at the pullout before K-T on County Road 8. Come paint with us. No instruction.
Meeker Christian Church: God’s Backyard Bible Camp. August 13, 14 and 15 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 443 School Street. Meeker Colo.
The Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation & Park District has an opening on the board of directors due to a recent resignation. If you are an eligible elector and are interested in serving on the board, please submit a letter of interest along with a resume to the Meeker Recreation Center, Attn: Board Opening, 101 Ute Road, Meeker, CO 81641.
PISTOL RIVER LEATHER If I don’t happen to be in the shop when you come by, give my cell phone a call: (970) 574-8339. I’m usually pretty close. A good pard will ride with you ’til Hell freezes over, and even a little while on the ice! 785 Park Avenue 878-4346 www.pistolriverleather.com
Rio Blanco Fire Protection District is looking for proposals to replace four 5’x10′ bay windows. For more information, call (970)878-3443.
Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Care Clinic, Tuesday, August 13, 10 a.m. at The Pines. A certified nurse assistant will trim toenails, assess circulation, give skin care and check blood pressure. Persons found to have circulation or foot problems will be referred to a physician. Please call 878-9265 to schedule an appointment.
Estate Auction Saturday August 10th, 10 a.m., 925 7th Street, Meeker, Colo. (North on 7th Street to Auction). Large air compressor, hand and power tools, wrench sets, sockets, calipers, car parts, jacks, fly tying kits, Key winch, camp items. saddles and tack, guns, lots of canning jars, lots of thread, refrigerator, freezers, grass seed, various sizes and multiples of antiques, cast iron, collectables, stoves, two player pianos, dressers, tables, chairs, books, bath tubs, fishing poles, 50 sewing machines, three phonographs, buffet, curved glass china, lots of rocks, traps, copper boiler, ringers, brass transit, glassware, kitchen tools, wood ringer with 2 tubs, keys, flatirons, pictures, crocks, toys, mitts, tools, beds, wash boards, photo items, etc., etc. Estate of Charles and Muriel Devereaux. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service (970)260-5577. See web www.cpauctionservice.com “Call me about or sale for you.”
Morning Auction: Saturday August 17, 10 a.m. 344 River View Avenue, Craig Colo. (South of Murdochs). 1979 Ford F150, 4×4 pickup, 18′ boat, TV’s, rocking chair, furniture, sewing items, plants, canning items, buffet, single trees, BBQ, upright freezer, good clean hand and power tools of all kinds, tool boxes, pressure washer, antiques, etc, etc. They have a 20’x10’storage shed full of 11 years of antiques, household and tools, won’t unload until auction time. If more info, call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service (970) 824-2525. See web www.cpauction.com. “Call me about a sale for you.”
OFFICE CLEANING NEEDED. Rio Blanco Fire Protection District is looking for someone to clean the District office weekly. Please stop by the Fire District office at 236 7th Street, Monday-Thursday for details.
Certified Chimney Sweep headed into Meeker and Rangely, August 8 and 9. Call if you are interested (970)963-6555.
WANTED: Person to clean home twice a month. Call (970)878-5714
FARM & RANCH
Alfalfa and grass mix $7 a bale. Call (970)675-8759.
Ford 8-N Tractor for sale. (970)878-5465 in the evenings.
KELLEY’S GUNSMITHING Would like to buy quality guns and optics 878-4582
Wanting to rent cabin or house in Craig or Meeker area, for 6 to 8 people, hunters, non-smokers, and clean. October 31 – November 6. Call John (530) 675-2434.
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.
Schnauzer Puppies. Exotic colors, mature 8-13 pounds. Do not shed. $500-$700. Call (970)675-8759.
MEEKER: 643 12th St. Friday and Saturday, August 9 and 10, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. No early birds.
MEEKER: 49 Park Ave. Friday August 9, 8 a.m. to noon.
MEEKER: Moving Sale. 917 4th Street, Friday, August 9, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, August 10, 8 a.m. to ? No Earlybirds. Dining sets with chairs, TV stands, misc kitchen items, and lots more.
MEEKER: 283 Love Lane (Kum & Go toward Rangely, 3/4 of a mile, follow signs). Friday, August 9, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, August 10, 8 a.m. to ? REAL GOOD STUFF!
MEEKER: 864 Hill Street, Saturday August 10 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
MEEKER: 1089 Pinyon Street. Saturday, August 10, 8 a.m. until noonish. Sofas, bed, bedding, dog house, scrubs, teen girls clothing, baby items, etc. Moving sale.
DINOSAUR: Estate Sale at 402 E. Main. (Miner’s Cafe) August 9 and 10 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
HELP WANTED: FULL TIME
OPERATOR Rio Blanco County is seeking qualified applicants for Operator at the Road & Bridge Dept in Rangely. This position operates road maintenance equipment and performs semiskilled and unskilled labor in the construction and maintenance of county roads. A current Class B CDL is required (Class A required within 6 months). This position is full time with paid benefits. $16.04-16.56/hr. To apply, submit a completed Rio Blanco County General Application and Driver s Supplemental Application to the HR Department at P.O. Box i, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications can be obtained from the HR Dept or downloaded from our website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/personnel. For information call 970-878-9570. Application deadline: August 19, 2013. Announcement #1316B. EOE
Deserado Mine Rangely, Colorado Diesel Mechanic/Welder – $29.34 per hour + OT 5+ years current experience in diesel mechanic/welding. Maintenance, troubleshoot, repair diesel equipment, hydraulic systems, engines, drive trains, underground & surface mining equipment, haulage equipment, diesel trucks, etc. Must weld/fabricate all positions using stick/mig. Diesel mechanic technical school graduate or certified diesel mechanic training from Caterpillar, Cummins, Euclid, Wagner, required. Coal mining experience preferred. Competitive salary, excellent benefit package, pension plan and 401k. Send resume to: Rob McFerron, HR Manager, Deserado Mine, 3607 County Road, Rangely, CO 81648, FAX: 970-675-4388 or EMAIL: email@example.com EEO/M/F/V/H
Chamber of Commerce Director The Rangely Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking a 20-30 hr week Chamber Director. Duties include promote membership, develop and coordinate promotional activities, report to RACC Board, data entry, and website. Must have strong written and verbal communication skills, strong computer skills, knowledge of Quickbooks, EXCEL and Word. Please fax cover letter and resume to 970-675-2271 or mail to Rangely Chamber, 209 E Main Rangely CO 81648
Experienced well service rig operator. Good pay and steady work. Must pass drug test. Call (435)828-3915.
Maintenance Technician. ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking a Maintenance Technician, full time, with benefits; hiring range $14.65-$17.85/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. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or GED, and 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, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted through Thursday, August 15, 2013. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.
Rio Blanco BOCES is currently seeking a full time Para-educator in our Meeker Elementary School for the 2013-2014 school year. Please send all applications to Rio Blanco BOCES, 402 W. Main Street, STE #219 Rangely, CO, 81648. For more information please contact us at (970)675-2064 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Rio Blanco BOCES is currently seeking a Para-educator in our Meeker Pre-School for the 2013-2014 school year. This is a 30 hour per week position. Please send all applications to Rio Blanco BOCES, 402 W. Main Street, STE #219 Rangely, CO, 81648. For more information please contact us at (970)675-2064 or email@example.com
HELP WANTED: GENERAL
Crossfire, LLC., an industry leading oilfield service company is currently recruiting for the following positions within our Western Slope District, located in Rangely, Colo.: Administrative Assistant and Class A, CDL Low Boy Driver Please send a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information regarding these positions and Crossfire, LLC., visit our website at www.crossfire-llc.com
Meeker School District Re-1 Meeker, Colorado 81641 Position: Classroom Teacher -Fifth Grade Meeker Elementary School Date Available: Position begins with the 2013-2014 School Year Description: Meeker School District has an approximate enrollment of 650 students in grades Pre-K through 12. The elementary school has 350 students in Preschool through fifth grade. The District prefers a person with a strong background in the teaching of all core content areas and the ability to teach through an interdisciplinary approach. A solid understanding of standards-based education, multiple assessments and strategies to inform instruction, and the Colorado Basic Literacy requirements is necessary. The District desires an individual who has collaborative skills as an active member of the staff. We are looking for an educator who has an understanding of the intellectual, social, and emotional needs of the elementary student; who is enthusiastic and wants to join a staff committed to “Seeking Excellence in All We Do”. Contact: Fifth Grade Vacancy, Meeker School District Re-1, Administration Office, P.O. Box 1089, 555Garfield Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 Telephone: 970-878-9040 Fax: 970-878-3682 e-mail: email@example.com Timeline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants must have Colorado licensure, or it must be assured by the Colorado Department of Education by date of hiring. The Meeker Re-1 School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
FT/PT Class A & B Drivers- Now hiring FT and PT drivers for tandem dump trucks, semis and ready-mix trucks. Must be drug-free and have clean MVR. Competitive wages and benefits available. Apply in person at Meeker Sand & Gravel or fax application to 878-3671.
Brothers Customer Processing: Full and Part Time position. Pick up an application at the store. 101 E. Market, Meeker.
Ma Famiglia Restaurant is looking for reliable individuals for kitchen positions to include: Delivery, dish, prep, expeditor and cook. Mostly evenings with some days. Apply in person at 410 Market Street.
Lifeguards: Meeker Recreation Center is seeking applications for permanent full time and part time lifeguards. 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 of12 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. If selected, must be available from August 26 Sept 8 (Labor Day weekend excluded) for training. 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 $11/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, CO81641. 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 August 18, 2013.
The Western Rio Blanco Rec and Park District has openings for lifeguards. We will be offering a Lifeguard Training class August 6 and 7, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and August 9, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Must be 15 years of age or older. $70.00 per person. Call with any questions (970)675-8211 or come in and get an application and signed up.
Paraprofessional Meeker Elementary School Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., One hour lunch each day Qualifications: Experience working with children, clerical support in school office and for teachers, first-aid support, and supervision of playground. Personal qualifications of team work, good judgment, communication skills, positive and caring relationship with students, parents, and staff. High School Diploma preferred Applications may be picked up and returned to the School Administration office, 555 Garfield, Meeker, Colorado. Review of applications will begin immediately and close when the position is filled. For further information contact Jason Hightower, Principal Meeker Elementary School – 878-9050. Position begins September 3, 2013 Meeker School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS NEEDED AT MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT Substitute Teachers must have a current Colorado Teacher license or be eligible for a Colorado Substitute Authorization license. Call the Meeker School District Administration Office for information regarding requirements for a substitute authorization or go to www.cde.state.co.us and check Educator Licensing. Contact: Meeker School District Re-1 555 Garfield Meeker, Colorado 81641 Telephone: 970-878-9040 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.meeker.k12.co.us Meeker School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
HELP WANTED: PART TIME
MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 Vacancy Notice: Food Service Department Substitute for regular food service employees. Applications may be picked up and returned to the School Administration Office, 555 Garfield Street, Meeker, CO. (970) 878-9040 E-mail: email@example.com Website: www.meeker.k12.co.us
Part Time (3 hrs. per week) flexible janitorial position in Meeker. Must be reliable and thorough. Must pass background check and drug test. Call (970)618-2153.
Photographer: The ERBM Recreation & Park District is looking for a professional photographer to take team and individual photos for the 2013-14 sports seasons. Photographer must have a flexible schedule; sessions will typically be held evenings and weekends. If interested, please call Katherine at 878-3403 ext 409 by Aug 14, 2013.
Vacancy Notice: Food Service Department Part-time Position/4.5 hours per day Position begins with new school year starting September 3, 2013 Qualifications: Experience working with children. Personal qualifications of team work, good judgment, positive and caring relationship with students, parents and staff. Food preparation experience preferred. Must be flexible and able to accept a variety of assignments. Applications may be picked up and returned to: Meeker School District Administration Office 555 Garfield, Meeker, CO 81641 (970) 878-9040 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.meeker.k12.co.us
FSBO: 2 BDR, 1.5 BA townhouse, comfortable floor plan, nice backyard. Just finished a complete remodel on home, please call for more information. (970) 629-9714.
Manufactured home for sale. 2002 Summit Crest 14×56, 2 BDR, 1 BA. Set up in a trailer park. Make an offer. Call (970)878-4915
1350 Sage Ridge Road 4BDR 3BA home on double lot in Sage Hills. Large deck with beautiful, unobstructed views. Many extras. $240,000. See photos at Westernslopefsbo.com. Call (970)878-3228.
FSBO Horse property, 22 acres, new 5 wire barb-les fence, 200 amp service, cistern, heated utility bldg, horse barn, corrals, shed, RV service, house ready. $89,500. Possible lease purchase. 4751 County Road 7. (580) 571-5967
Clean, comfortable 3 BDR, 2 BA home on Miller Creek Rd. Attached mudroom and 2 car garage. Washer/Dryer, Dishwasher, Large established lawn with mature trees. Enclosed barn storage. Call (970)879-1488.
Available September 1. Deposit and reference required. 2 BDR, 1.75 BA townhouse for rent, with a fenced backyard, Washer and dryer hookups, all electric heat. Call (970)878-0790.
Furnished, 2BDR, 1 BA townhouse. $600 a month plus deposit, includes cable and internet. Call (970)878-5367 or (970)878-3736.
Clean, quiet, 2 BDR, 1 BA townhouse, $475 a month plus deposit. Call (970)878-5367 or (970)878-3736.
FURNISHED or UNFURNISHED 2 BDR, 2BA clean and modern apartments. Utilities included, in unit W/D, NS, pet negotiable. 14 month lease-$800/month FIRST & LAST months FREE. 6 months lease-$900/month. Month to month-$1400/month. $1500 deposit to move in. Western Exposures Realty, LLC (970)878-5877.
457 Water St. 1 BDR, 1 BA house. $550/month plus deposit and first and last months rent. All utilities paid. Call (970) 220-2043
AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY 1 BDR furnished apartment utilities included, quiet setting, no smoking, no pets. 878-4141 or 878-4198 leave message.
Now for Rent: 2 BDR 1 1/2 BA townhouses. Prices vary from $350 to $500 per month. Call (970)220-2043
Available NOW. Nice 5 BDR, 3 BA home in Sage Hills. Attached garage, fenced yard, washer and dryer, pets okay. Rent plus utilities. Call (970)319-0871.
Exceptionally Clean, spacious, 2 BDR apt. Hot water heat, water, sewer, trash paid. Lease/Deposit required. NS, NP. (970)878-4592.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.
12TH STREET APARTMENTS 2 BDR, 1 BA, heat, hot water, cable included. Call (970)261-1441 or (970)878-3739.
Halandras Building, 300 sq. ft. interior office, includes utilities. Off street parking, easy access. (970)629-9714.
Rocky Mountain Storage & Rentals 5×10, 10×10 storage units available in town. 878-0085 or 878-3700.
The former BLM Building west of Meeker is for rent. The building consists of approximately 10,000 square feet of office space. Interested parties may contact the Meeker Re-1 School District Superintendent at 878-9040 for more information.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
RV spaces in Rangely available. Rent $350/month, utilities included. Now also leasing mobile home spaces! Contact Christy (970)589-9249.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259 (970)846-4293 Fax: (970)675-5509
For Rent: Bunkhouse. $25 a night. Refrigerator, microwaves, hot shower on demand, bedding provided. For more information contact Joe at (970)620-2407
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 to Creditors Estate of Doris Fleda Dennis, aka Doris DeLong Dennis, Doris Davis DeLong Dennis, Doris David DeLong, Doris D. DeLong, Doris De Long and Doris DeLong, Deceased, Case Number 013 PR 30,005. All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to District Court of Rio Blanco, County, Colorado at PO Box 1150, 555 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641, on or before November 29, 2013, or the claims may be forever barred. Claudia D. Quinn Personal Representative 1810 Meadow Avenue Stockton, CA 95207 (209)478-8348 F. J. Fennessy Attorney of Personal Representative PO Box 1518 Meeker CO 81641 (970)878-4783 Publish: July 25, August 1 and 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
REQUEST FOR RFP’s REBID Rio Blanco County is rebiding and soliciting RFP’s for the Rio Blanco County Wagon Wheel OHV Trail Educational Kiosks Project. Rio Blanco County intends to construct 12 educational kiosksto be installed along the Wagon Wheel OHV Trail System in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Owner is seeking turnkey bid/proposals. The project is scheduled to begin August 15, 2013 and be completed no later than November 15, 2013. Further information containing General Terms and Conditions of the Request for Proposals, Scope of Work and Schedule, Contractor Minimum Qualifications, Bid Form, etc. and Exhibit A Scope of Work is located on the County website at www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/announcements. All RFP/ bid documents must be received no later than 11:00 a.m., August 12, 2013, to Board of County Commissioners, County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, P.O. Box I, Meeker, Colorado 81641 and must be clearly identified on the outside of the bid document “Rio Blanco County Wagon Wheel OHV Trail Educational Kiosks Project Request for Proposal”. For further information contact Teresa Anderson, 970-878-9430 or Katelin Cook, 970-878-5510. Publish: July 25, August 1 and 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR SCHOOL DIRECTOR Meeker School District Re-1 Rio Blanco County, Colorado The Board of Education of Meeker School District Re-1 in the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado, calls for nomination of candidates for school directors to be placed on the ballot for the regular biennial school election to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2013. At this election four (4) directors will be elected for four (4) year terms. To be qualified a candidate must be a registered elector in the school district for at least twelve consecutive months before the election as shown on the records of the Rio Blanco County Clerk & Recorder. A person who desires to be a candidate for school director shall file a written notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition in accordance with law. Nomination petitions may be obtained at the school administration office, 555 Garfield, Meeker, Colorado, beginning on August 7, 2013. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday. Completed petitions with twenty-five (25) valid signatures should be submitted to Janelle Urista/Jessica Browning, the School District’s designated election officials no later than 4:00 p.m. on August 22, 2013. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Board of Education of Meeker School District Re-1, in the County of Rio Blanco and State of Colorado, has caused this call for nominations to be given this 8th day of August, 2013. Publish: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
PUBLIC NOTICE RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING Notice is hereby given that on Thursday August 22, 2013, the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado to consider the following: Conditional Use Permit 13-4 Russell Ranch, LLP request for a CUP to allow building a second residence at 1240 RBC #8, Meeker, Co in Section 29, T1N, R 93W 6th P.M. (PIN # 141130300021) Ben Rogers, 124 RBC #8, Meeker, CO 81641. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9580 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. Published: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
PUBLIC NOTICE RIO BLANCO COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS HEARING Notice is hereby given that on Monday September 9, 2013, the Rio Blanco County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing beginning at 1:15 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado to consider the following: Conditional Use Permit 13-4 Russell Ranch, LLP request for a CUP to allow building a second residence at 1240 RBC #8, Meeker, Co in Section 29, T1N, R 93W 6th P.M. (PIN # 141130300021) Ben Rogers, 124 RBC #8, Meeker, CO 81641. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9580 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. Published: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
RIO BLANCO COUNTY EMPLOYEES TOTAL GROSS SALARY PAID IN JUNE 2013, EMPLOYEE BENEFITS IN ADDITION TO COMPENSATION DURING JUNE WAS 41% OF GROSS SALARY. TITLE, GROSS SALARY Airport Intern 748.00, Assessor, 4,875.00, Assr Admin Asst, 2,553.20, Assr Admin Mgr, 3,600.17, Assr Appraiser I, 3,033.33, Assr Appraiser III, 3,296.00, Assr Cartographer I, 3,103.33, Assr Chief Appraiser, 2,619.60, Assr O&G Tax Auditor, 2,192.40, Attorney, 10,657.50, Atty Lgl Sec/DHS Lgl Tech, 3,227.21, Bldg Fld Enfrcmnt Insp, 4,347.20, Bldg Staff Asst/DHS Custodian, 2,529.28, Building Official, 5,446.57, C&R Bkkpr/Spec Proj Coord, 3,137.10, C&R Motor Veh Comp Coord, 3,188.61, C&R Motor Veh Compl Agent, 2,890.33, C&R Motor Veh Compl Agent I, 1,519.98, C&R Record Spvr/Elec Coord, 3,694.85, C&R Records Mgr/Admin Asst, 2,795.81, C&R Staff Asst, 1,310.60, C&R Staff Asst, 2,688.42, Clerk and Recorder, 4,875.00, Commissioner, 4,875.00, Commissioner, 4,875.00, Commissioner, 4,875.00, Coroner, 2,758.33, Coroner Deputy, 363.17, Coroner Relief Deputy, 100.00, Dept of Human Services Dir, 6,305.42, DHS Acctant, 2,998.92, DHS Admin Asst, 2,714.87, DHS Case Aide III, 2,867.25, DHS Case Mgr/Supv, 3,990.17, DHS Casework Supv, 4,805.75, DHS Caseworker III, 4,025.00, DHS Child Care Tech, 333.47, DHS Child Support Adminr, 3,766.58, DHS Eligibility Spec, 2,912.61, DHS Eligibility Spec, 3,324.92, DHS Eligibility Spec, 3,854.12, DHS Foster Care Coord/CW III, 3,744.92, DHS Social Caseworker III, 4,232.17, Dispatch Comm Supv, 4,408.50, Ext Admin Asst, 1,474.00, Ext Org Asst/Sec, 2,518.82, Ext Summer Asst, 242.06, F&B Bookkeeper, 2,825.33, F&B Bookkeeper, 2,998.67, F&B Budget & Accounting Dir, 6,639.79, F&B Gen Ledger Acctant, 3,264.87, Fairfield Maint Laborer, 2,765.34, Fairfield Maint Mgr/Custodian, 4,134.10, Fairgrounds Laborer, 1,802.64, Fairgrounds Laborer, 2,344.65, Fairgrounds Staff Asst, 247.54 Fairgrounds/Fairfield Mgr, 4,051.88, Fleet Mechanic, 3,537.17, Fleet Mechanic, 3,961.67, Fleet Mechanic, 4,272.83, Fleet Mechanic, 4,050.92, Fleet Mechanic, 4,272.83, Fleet Supv, 5,719.24, Fleet Welder, 4,070.42, GIS Tech, 3,958.33, HR Analyst/Coroner Deputy, 4,679.84, HR Dir/BOCC Asst, 6,005.25, IT Computer Tech, 4,514.55, IT Dir, 5,497.92, Maint & Radino Custodian, 1,080.47, Maint Custodian, 2,426.67, Maint Dir, 3,513.39, Maint Laborer, 2,892.98, PHA Enviro Health Officer, 5,610.00, PHA Nurse (LPN), 4,000.38, PHA Nurse (RN), 3,922.50, PHA Staff Asst, 1,400.31, PHAStaff Asst, 1,116.73, PHA WIC Educator, 2,179.85, Plan Admin Asst, 1,474.00, Plan Natural Res Spec, 5,208.34, Planner, 4,905.83, Public Health Agency Dir, 5,416.67, R&B Admin Asst, 3,229.71, R&B Admin Clerk, 2,688.42, R&B Coord, 4,448.76, R&B Dir, 6,066.67, R&B Dist Supv, 4,472.34, R&B Dist Supv, 4,699.53, R&B Laborer, 2,871.01, R&B Laborer, 3,032.03, R&B Laborer, 2,474.33, R&B Laborer, 3,039.89, R&B Lead Operator 245.45, R&B Lead Operator, 4,472.65, R&B Office Adminr, 4,141.75, R&B Operator, 3,990.69, R&B Operator I, 3,067.83, R&B Operator I, 3,012.95, R&B Operator I, 3,251.90, R&B Operator I, 2,870.40, R&B Operator I, 3,054.61, R&B Operator I, 2,869.48, R&B Operator I, 2,870.40, R&B Operator I, 2,780.27, R&B Operator II, 3,223.56, R&B Operator II, 3,223.56, R&B Operator II, 3,165.02, R&B Operator II, 3,223.56, R&B Operator III, 3,990.69, R&B Operator III, 3,671.34, R&B Operator III, 3,539.58, R&B Operator III, 3,308.93, R&B Operator III, 3,671.34, R&B Operator III, 3,671.34, R&B Operator III, 3,671.31, R&B Prmt & Safty Compl Spec, 3,648.20, R&B Proj Mgr/Civil Eng, 7,612.50, R&B Sign Maint Tech, 3,671.34, R&B Sign Maint Tech, 3,671.34, R&B/Fleet Staff Asst, 2,862.00, Sheriff, 6,333.00, Shrf Deputy Sheriff, 4,776.19, Shrf Detention Deputy, 5,246.11, Shrf Detention Deputy, 4,365.53, Shrf Detention Deputy, 4,070.02, Shrf Detention Deputy, 4,386.41, Shrf Detention Deputy, 4,191.50, Shrf Detention Deputy, 4,420.79, Shrf Detention Deputy, 3,890.50, Shrf Detention Deputy, 4,569.77, Shrf Detention Lt, 5,202.42, Shrf Detention Sgt, 4,091.35, Shrf Dispatcher, 4,099.02, Shrf Dispatcher, 4,467.68, Shrf Dispatcher, 3,738.61, Shrf Dispatcher, 3,706.80, Shrf Dispatcher, 4,286.59, Shrf Emerg Mgmt Coord, 7,250.88, Shrf Investigations Sgt, 4,850.97, Shrf Office Mgr, 3,420.42, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 2,246.16, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 4,537.11, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 4,138.75, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 4,741.71, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 4,157.11, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 3,991.50, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 4,114.90, Shrf Patrol Sergeant, 5,390.59, Shrf Relief Dispatcher 381.60, Shrf Undersheriff, 6,429.62, Shrf Patrol Deputy, 4,278.55, Sr Transport Driver, 1,969.21, Surveyor, 275.00, SW Landfill Mgr, 4,203.03, SWL & RB Rlf Laborer, 1,885.20, SWL Operator, 3,191.48, SWL Operator, 3,348.97, Treas Deputy I, 2,688.42, Treas Deputy III, 3,256.53, Treasurer, 5,765.00, Use Tax Adminr, 4,682.32, Veterans Officer 203.00 Veterans Officer 203.00, Weed Control Asst, 1,800.00, Weed Control Asst, 1,799.52, Weed Control Asst, 3,156.56, Weed Control Supv, 3,333.33, WRR Cook, 2,281.78, WRR Cook, 2,310.32, WRR Nutrition Dir, 3,324.89, WRR Relief Cook 391.78, $604,777.62, Published: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald 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LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF UPCOMING ELECTION/ CALL FOR NOMINATIONS On Tuesday, November 5, 2013, the Rangely Junior College District election will be held where there will be three seats open on the Board of Trustees. The candidates receiving the highest number of votes will each serve four-year terms. Anyone interested in running for these seats must be a registered voter and reside within the Rangely Junior College District. In addition it is necessary to submit a notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least 25 registered voters residing in the College District. The first day to circulate nomination petitions is August 7, 2013. The above mentioned forms may be obtained from Becky Dubbert in the President s Office on the CNCC-Rangely Campus. The petition must be completed and returned to the President s Office no later than Thursday, August 30, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Published: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE OF UPCOMING ELECTION/CALL FOR NOMINATIONS The Rangely School District RE-4 Board of Education election will be held November 5, 2013. At this election two directors will be elected for a term of office of four years. To be qualified, a candidate must have been a registered voter of the district for at least 12 consecutive months before the election and a resident within the Rangely School District. A person is ineligible to run for school director if he or she has been convicted of committing a sexual offense against a child. In addition, it is necessary to submit a notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least 25 registered voters residing in the School District. The first day to circulate nomination petitions is August 7, 2013. The forms may be obtained from Shari Plummer in the Superintendent’s Office at the School District Central Office at 402 West Main Street. The form must be completed and returned to the Rangely School District Central Office no later than Friday, August 30, 2013 at 4 p.m. Publish August 8,15, 22, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
RANGELY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT Board of Trustees Regular Session Johnson Banquet Room Monday, August 12, 2013 12 noon AGENDA 1.0 Call Meeting to Order 1.1 Changes to the Agenda 2.0 Consideration of Previous Minutes 2.1 Approval of the Monday, July 8, 2013 RJCD Regular Session Meeting Minutes 3.0 Action/Discussion Items 3.1 Business a. RJCD Election Review Becky Dubbert b. CCITF Grant Request Linda Gordon 4.0 CNCC College Report Russell George by phone a. Other staff members 5.0 Payment of RJCD Bills Linda Gordon 6.0 Other 7.0 Adjournment Published August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
TOWN OF DINOSAUR DISBURSEMENTS FOR JUNE 2013 VENDOR, DESCRIPTION, TOTAL Gross Salaries $6,651.59 Contract Labor $- P.E.R.A. Monthly Contributions $1,436.89 Colorado Dept. of Revenue CWT $183.00 IRS FWT/Med $713.90 Centurylink Phone, Fax, Internet $238.40 Moon Lake Electric Electricity $1,204.16 Rangely Trash Service Trash Service $84.05 Rio Blanco Herald Times Disbursements $14.40 Mesa County Health Dept Water test $20.00 Caselle Inc. Support $251.00 LR Gateway Services LLC Gas, Oil, grease $911.97 WestWater Engineering Professional Services $11,608.88 Walmart Bleach, paper towel, cleaners, shovels, coffee $121.75 Discount Tire Direct Mower tires $108.00 Intermountain Toxicology Pre Employ test $220.00 Rangely Family Medicine Pre Employ physical $119.88 Garfield & Hecht P.C. Professional services $120.00 Heritage Building & Home Center Corner brace $3.69 Rangely True Value Primer, cement, water heater element $49.96 Vernal Winnelson Repairs to Well 3 $384.77 Rangely Auto Parts Oil, Filter $24.67 TOTAL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE $24,470.96 Published; August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Estate of Gloria Brooks Forsyth aka Gloria B. Forsyth and Gloria Forsyth, Deceased, Case Number 2013 PR 30007. All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to District Court of Rio Blanco, County, Colorado at PO Box 1150, 555 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641, on or before December 13, 2013, or the claims may be forever barred. Frances Brooks Baker Personal Representative 26236 Cypress Union Lane Murrieta, CA 92563 (928) 581-1799 F.J. Fennessy Attorney of Personal Representative PO Box 1518 Meeker, CO 81641 (970) 878-4783 Publish: August 8, 15, and 22, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
The Board of County Commissioners will hold a regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, August 12, 2013, at the County Administration Building, 200 Main, Meeker, CO TENTATIVE AGENDA 10:45 a.m. Board of County a. Pledge of Allegiance b. Changes to the Agenda c. Consideration of the July 22, 2013, Board Meeting d. Motor Vehicle Publication List for July 2013 e. Treasury Publication List for July 2013 f. Liquor License 1. Transfer of Ownership of a Hotel & Restaurant Liquor License to Elk Creek Ranch Restaurant, LLC (From Elk Creek Ranch Operations, LLC) 2. Temporary Liquor License for Elk Creek Ranch Restaurant, LLC g. Other 10:50 a.m. Finance Department Chris Singleton a. Payroll & Overtime for July 2013 b. Payroll Benefits/Withholding for July 2013 c. Accounts Payable for July 2013 d. DHS Payments (EBT and AP) for July 2013. 11:00 a.m. Petition for Abatement or refund of taxes on Schedule No. P340085 SPVSL VII Attn: Michael Ryan 11:05 a.m. Contracts and Agreements Department of Human Services: 1. Enter into the Record the DHS_CSBG Letter 2. Agreement_MOU between Rio Blanco County and the Visiting Nurses Association for the benefit of the RBCDHS Airports: 1. Agreement with the BLM re: Helicopter $100/day Road & Bridge: 1. Rio Blanco County Notice of Final Contractor Settlement 2. 2013 Rio Blanco County Road 24 Overlay Project 3. United Companies of Mesa County $82,544.96. 11:15a.m. Bid Openings a. R&B: 1. 2013 Pavement Marking paint Project b. OHV Kiosks 11: 25a.m. Road and Bridge Dave Morlan a. Road & Bridge Monthly Update 11:40a.m. Public Comment 11:50 a.m. County Commissioner Updates OTHER COUNTY BUSINESS If you require special accommodations please call 970-878-9573 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made. Please check the County’s website for an updated agenda. www.co.rio-blanco.co.us/commissioners Published: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times
AGENDA RANGELY BOARD OF TRUSTEES (TOWN COUNCIL) Regular Meeting of August 13, 2013 *****7:00 P.M. ***** Council Chambers – Municipal Building 1. Call to Order 2. Roll Call 3. Invocation 4. Pledge of Allegiance 5. Minutes of Meeting A. Approval of Minutes of July 23, 2013. (Submitted) 6. Petitions and Public Input 7. Changes to Agenda 8. Public Hearings (7:30) A. Public Hearing to hear comments Special Event liquor license for WRB Park and Rec District B. Public Hearing for Emergency Ordinance No. 681, “An Ordinance of the Town of Rangely, Colorado, authorizing the sale/conveyance of city property commonly known as all or a portion of Camper Park, Energy Park, Hefley Park and East Entrance Park properties and submitting such sale/conveyance to the voters at the regular election on April 8th, 2014.” 9. Committee/Board Meetings A. August 6, 2013 – Utilities Committee – Discussion of Water Meter Base Rates Pertaining to Master Metered Commercial Accounts 10. Supervisor Reports ~ See Attached 11. Report from Officers A. Town Manager Update 12. New Business A. Discussion and action to approve July 2013 Check Register B. Discussion and action to approve Special Events liquor license for WRB Park and Rec District C. Discussion and action to appoint a Colorado Municipal League Policy Committee member for the 2013 and 2014 legislative year. Meeting dates include Oct 18th, Dec. 6th – 2013, Feb. 13 – 14, 2014 and mid-May 2014. D. Discussion and action to approve Emergency Ordinance No. 681, “An Ordinance of the Town of Rangely, Colorado, authorizing the sale/conveyance of city property commonly known as all or a portion of Camper Park, Energy Park, Hefley Park and East Entrance Park properties and submitting such sale/conveyance to the voters at the regular election on April 8th, 2014.” 13. Informational Items A. 2014 CML Municipal Dues Information B. CDOT August 12th, 1:00 P.M. in Meeker or the County Annex – The annual county meeting for STIP Development – Regional director David Eller & Kimberly Wood Presenting C. AGNC August 15th, 11:00 A.M. in Grand Junction – Mesa County Building D. August 29th – Chevron Tour of Rangely Facilities 14. Scheduled Announcement – Local Board meetings – August 2013 A. Rangely School District board meeting is scheduled for August 20, 2013 at 6:15 p.m. B. Rangely District Library regular meeting August 19, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. C. Rangely District Hospital board meeting is scheduled for August 29, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. D. Rural Fire Protection Dist board meeting is scheduled for August 19, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. E. Western Rio Blanco Park & Recreation District meeting August 12, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. F. Rio Blanco Water Conservancy Dist board meeting is scheduled for August 28, 2013 G. Rangely Chamber of Commerce board meeting is scheduled for August 15, 2013 15. Adjournment Published: August 8, 2013 Rio Blanco Herald Times