Classifieds: August 11, 2016

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations online at: www.parks.state.co.us

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

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 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.

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

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

ATTN: Rio Blanco County Veterans: If you do not receive VA travel allowance for visits to the Grand Jct VAMC or to the Craig VA Clinic please contact the RBC Veterans Service Office, Meeker: Joe Dungan, 878-9690 Rangely: John “Hoot” Gibson, 878-9695

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.)
Fri. Aug 12: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, bread, blueberry pie
Mon. Aug 15: Burger w/lettuce & tomato, potato salad, dessert, pears
Tue. Aug 16: Hot dog & bun, pea salad, fresh fruit, S’mores, picnic at South Fork sign up for ride on bus
Wed. Aug 17: Roast beef/demiglaze, mashed potatoes, corn, dinner roll, pineapple cake
**MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
Milk, Tea and Coffee are offered with all meals.
Menu subject to change.

Open House
588 12th Street, corner of 12th and Cleveland will be showing Flaherty residence on August 13th and 14th from 9 AM till 5 PM both days. Please stop by. If you have any questions before hand please call Randy @ (970)433-1448. Thanks!

AUCTIONS

Auction, Saturday, August 20th, 10:00 AM, 426 Willow Bend, Oak Creek, Colorado. As is boats, pickups, hand & power tools, antiques, a ton of fishing poles & reels, camp items, saddles & tack, pack saddles, 7′ street sweeper, snow blower, history books and more.
For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Services
970-260-5577
“Call us about a sale for you”

ELDER CARE

Would like to provide in-home care service, Colorado certified CNA, to include light housekeeping. (970)620-0917.

GUNS

Henry Goldenboy 30-30 rifle, Colorado- RBC, commemorative limited edition #3 of 50 fully engraved and carved, never been fired. Beautiful rifle. $1400. (970)234-1729.

HUNTING

Elk Hunting: Guided hunts available Nove. 16-20 in GMU 11. Call (970)274-6850 or (970)878-4138.

Two Land Owner Vouchers for Unit 21. 10/22/16-10/30/16. 970-675-3033

LAWN AND GARDEN

Emerald City Lawn Care Lawn, Leaf, and Garden. Free Estimates. Insured (970) 220-2040

MISCELLANEOUS

ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING
Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.

Barn Wood For Sale. Make Offer. 970-250-8316

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

Austrian Pramberger Upright Piano. Almost perfect condition. Six+ years old. $2,000. 970-878-3136

YARD SALES

MEEKER: 1266 Cleveland, 8/12 & 8/13, Fri. & Sat., 8-Noon.

MEEKER: Rustic Lodge, 8/13, Saturday, 8 AM. 970-878-3136.

HELP WANTED – GENERAL

Auto Technician needed, pay based on experience, send resume to office@nwautogmc.net or call 970-878-5026 for more information

Energetic people needed for the front of the house at Ma Famiglia Restaurant. Full-time and part-time positions available. Positions available immediately for qualified applicants. Pick up an application at 410 Market St., Meeker.

HAY AND EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE FOREMAN. 4M Ranch, NW Colorado; full-time-Manage irrigation to optimize hay production. Responsible for managing 1-2 workers to help with all irrigating and hay production. Responsible for basic service and repairs of equipment and maintaining a clean and organized shop. Knowledge of operating equipment, tractors/backhoes/dozer/skid steer is required. Helpful: truck driving, welding, and metal fabrication, some Spanish, knowledge of livestock water development. Looking for a long term commitment/HOUSING/competitive pay plus benefits. Resume/references to: kvroman@4mranch.org

New and Used Salesman/Manager All aspects of auto sales. Pay commensurate with experience. Email resumes/references to office@nwautogmc.net or call (970)878-5026 for more information.

RANGELY-Need person willing to cover town council meetings, School Board meetings, and/or possible High School sports. Contact Sean at The Herald Times office. Phone: (970)878-4017.

HELP WANTED – PART TIME

Housekeeper, part-time and seasonal. Looking for energetic, motivated people with attention to detail, experience a plus. Apply in person at Blue Spruce Inn. (970) 878-0777.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is now accepting applications for a part time temporary. Must be able to work Saturdays and work with animals. Please apply at the Colorado Parks and Wildlife office, 73485 Hwy 64.

REAL ESTATE – MEEKER HOMES

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

REAL ESTATE – RANGELY HOMES

4 BDR/2.5BA, 2 car garage, 1,830 sq. ft., lg. lot in La Mesa subdivision. $182,000. 970-773-1970

REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS

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

35 Acres, Little Beaver Estates, Lot 18. $3,000 per acre. 970-260-5454

RENTALS – MEEKER

5 BDR/2 BA house, fenced yard, no pets. Avail 9/1. $1,000 mo. + deposit. 970-942-7501

House to rent; 30 miles East of Meeker on County Road 8. Call for information: (970)274-6850 or (970) 878-4138.

3BDR/2BA house. Garage, large deck with views, W/D. $1050/month + utilities. SD required. Available 8/1. No Smoking, Pet considered. (303)518-6065.

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 $685 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

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

RENTALS – RANGELY

For Rent! 314 E. Rangely Ave. 3 BDR/2BA house (see Zillow for pictures at www.zillow.com/homedetails/314-E-Rangely-Ave-Rangely-CO-81648/104596251 zpid/) $800/month plus utilities. 1 yr lease. 303-810-6805 ask for Mark

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

Rangely Duplex for Rent
1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858

2 BDR/2 BA Duplex. Very clean and quiet, No smoking. 970-778-5040

MOTORCADE – CARS DOMESTIC

1988 Suzuki Samurai, 88,000 original miles, $2500. Call (970) 321-2777

MOTORCADE – PICKUPS 2X4

1979 Chevy 1 ton dually flatbed, 2 wheel drive, 350 engine, 4 speed. $950 OBO. 970-250-8316

CAMPERS AND RVS

1996 Prowler 5th Wheel. Large tip out, gas/elec. fridge & freezer, A/C, heater, trailer hitch. Great condition. 970-878-4379

MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS

Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $597 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.

LEGAL NOTICES

PUBLIC NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME
Parent/Petitioner: Ryan and Merilee Slack for Minor Child: Jeffery Alan Slack
Rio Blanco County Court Case No. 2016C0002
Public Notice is given on July 21, 2016 that a petition for a Change of Name of a Minor Child has been filed with the Rio Blanco County Associate Court. The Petition requests that the name of Jeffery Alan Slack be changed to Jeffrey Alan Slack.
Published: July 28, August 4 & 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice to Creditors
Estate of Erika Flaherty
Rio Blanco County District Court Case No. 16PR6
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 on or before November 28, 2016, or the claims may be forever barred.
Cheryl Renee Mazzola, Randy Wayne Ridgeway, Personal Representatives, PO Box 2169, Meeker, CO 81641
Published: July 28, August 4, & 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

RIO BLANCO COUNTY
NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT
RIO BLANCO COUNTY 2016 DUST CONTROL PROJECT
NOTICE is hereby given that on the 12th day of September, 2016 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with GMCO Corporation, P.O. Box 1480, Rifle, CO 81650 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as Rio Blanco County 2016 Dust Control 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 1, 2016.
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 8th day of August, 2016.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY Shawn J. Bolton, CHAIRMAN
First Publication: 08/11/16
Last Publication: 08/18/16
Publish: August 11 and August 18, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

RIO BLANCO COUNTY NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT
2016 RIO BLANCO COUNTY ROAD 8 SURFACE TREATMENT PROJECT’S LOCATION A (CR 8)
NOTICE is hereby given that on the 12th day of September, 2016 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with Frontier Paving of P O Box 1167, Silt, CO 81652 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as 2016 Rio Blanco County Road 8 Surface Treatment Project’s Location A (CR 8).
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 Van Pilaud, County Engineer, Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Department, 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before end of business on September 1, 2016.
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 8th day of August, 2016.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY SHAWN J. BOLTON, CHAIRMAN
First Publication: 8/11/16
Last Publication: 8/18/16
Publish: August 11 and August 18, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Opportunity to Object to the Morapos Creek, Wilson Mesa and Deer Creek Sheep and Goat Grazing Allotments Environmental Assessment
Curtis Keetch, District Ranger of the White River National Forest, Blanco Ranger District, has finalized the environmental assessment and finding of no significant impact, and prepared the draft decision notice for the Morapos Creek, Wilson Mesa and Deer Creek Sheep and Goat Grazing Allotments. The proposal is to re-authorize sheep grazing on the Morapos Creek, Wilson Mesa and Deer Creek allotments and identify resource management opportunities utilizing the adaptive management approach in the Grazing Management Toolbox. The EA/FONSI and draft DN are available on-line at: www.fs.fed.us/nepa/fs-usda-pop.php/?project=44050. These documents are also available for review at the Blanco Ranger Station. Additional information can be obtained from: Blanco Ranger Station, 220 East Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 or by contacting Mary Gillespie mlgillespie@fs.fed.us or (970) 878-6015. The Morapos Creek, Wilson Mesa and Deer Creek Sheep and Goat Grazing Allotments project is subject to the objection process pursuant to 36 CFR 218, subparts A and B. The permit holder may also Appeal this decision under 36 CFR 214. How to file an Objection and Time Frame Objections will only be accepted from those who have previously submitted specific written comments regarding the proposed project the designated opportunity for public comment or other opportunity in accordance with 218.5(a). Issue raised in objections must be based on previously submitted timely, specific written comments regarding the proposed project unless based on new information arising after the designated comment opportunities. Objections, including attachments, must be filed via mail, fax, email, hand-delivery, express delivery, or messenger service (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays) to: Objection Reviewing Officer c/o USDA Forest Service, Region 2, Rocky Mountain Region, Attn. Objection Reviewing Officer-Planning Department, 740 Simms Street, Golden, Colorado, 80401-4720, Fax: 303-275-5134, or e-mail to r02admin_review@fs.fed.us. Objections must be submitted within 45 calendar days following the publication of this notice in the Rio Blanco Herald Times. The publication date in the newspaper of record is the exclusive means for calculating the time to file an objection. Those wishing to object should not rely upon dates or timeframe information provided by any other source. The regulations prohibit extending the time to file an objection. The objection must contain the minimum content requirements specified in 218.8(d) and incorporation of documents by reference is permitted only as provided in 218.8(b). At a minimum an objection must include the following (36 CFR 218.8(d)): 1) The objector name and address, with a telephone number, if available; 2) a signature or other verification of authorship upon request (a scanned signature for Email may be filed with the objection); 3) when multiple names are listed on an objection, identification of the lead objector (verification of the identity of the lead objector shall be provided upon request); 4) the name of the proposed project, the name and title of the Responsible Official, and the name(s) of the National Forest(s) and/or Ranger District(s) on which the proposed project will be implemented; and 5) a description of those aspects of the proposed project addressed by the objection, including specific issues related to the proposed project if applicable, how the objector believes the environmental analysis or draft decision specifically violates law, regulation, or policy; suggested remedies that would resolve the objection; supporting reasons for the reviewing officer to consider; and 6) a statement that demonstrates connection between prior specific written comments on the particular proposed project or activity and the content of the objection. It is the objector responsibility to ensure timely filing of a written objection with the reviewing officer pursuant to 218.9. All objections are available for public inspection during and after the objection process. The permittee may appeal this decision under 36 CFR 214.4(a). A Notice of Appeal must be consistent with 36 CFR 14.8 and filed simultaneously with the Appeal Reviewing Officer and Deciding Officer within 45 days from the date of this decision. The notice of appeal must meet the appeal content requirements at 36 CFR 214.8. An appellant may include in the appeal a request for oral presentation with the Appeal Deciding Officer(36 CFR 214.16). An appellant may also request in the appeal a stay of implementation of the decision pending decision on the appeal (36 CFR 214.13). Appeals should be sent to both: the Appeal Reviewing Officer, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region, 740 Simms, Golden, CO 80401, FAX: (303) 275-5154 And the Deciding Officer, Curtis Keetch, 220 East Market St, Meeker, CO 81641, FAX: (970) 878-5173 In accordance with 36 CFR Part 222, subpart B, this decision is subject to mediation in accordance with the United States Department of Agriculture certified mediation program for the state of Colorado. Law requires that all negotiations are confidential and private. Request for mediation must be made concurrently with the filing of an appeal. Once an appeal is filed, with a copy simultaneously sent to Mark Gallegos, Colorado Department of Agriculture, 2331 West 31st Avenue, Denver, CO, 80211; phone (303) 477-0054, the State mediation program manager will provide you with the information necessary and will arrange to proceed with mediation. Mediation is not automatic; you must request it. If you request mediation as part of your filing of an appeal, please ensure that your appeal letter clearly indicates that you are requesting mediation. This will allow the appeal deciding officer to stop the clock on the appeal review period for up to 45 days to allow for mediation to proceed in accordance with existing regulations, and to notify all parties to the appeal that mediation has been requested.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Published: August 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1
Board of Education Regular Meeting
555 Garfield Street Meeker, CO 81641
August 16, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. Allen will lead the Pledge of Allegiance
3. Welcome of Guests
4. Approval of Agenda Student Celebrations: Forest Service Research Project General Public Comment Session: (comments limited to three minutes)
Consent Agenda:
1. Approval: Minutes from Regular Board Meeting on June 21, 2016
2. Acceptance: Financial Reports and Check Vouchers for June and July 2016
3. Acceptance: Resignation – Dilly Gutierrez (ELL Paraprofessional), Michelle Buckler (Food Services Worker)
Public/Committee Reports: DAC, BAC, Meeker Education Foundation, BOCES
Principal Reports:
1. Meeker Elementary School – Kathy Collins
2. Barone Middle School – Jim Hanks
3. Meeker High School – Amy Chinn
Superintendent Report
Action Items:
1. Approval: Personnel Hires
a. Substitutes – Mike Frazier (Certified), Jaylee Unrein (Certified), Tia McKee (Certified & Classified)
b. Bus Driver – Charlotte Kurzeika
c. Middle School Volleyball Coaches – Keely Winger, Michelle Selle
2. Approval: Substitute Bus Driver Salary Schedule
3. Approval: 2016-2017 Substitute List
4. Approval: Policy DB (Third Reading)
Other BOE Information:
1. Policy Presentation (First Reading)
a. Policy DJ/DJA – Purchasing Authority
b. Policies – JICH, JLCD, JLCDB, KFA – Administration of Medical Marijuana
c. Policy KF-E – Facility use Contract and Fees
Executive Session (if needed)
Adjournment
Published: August 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice is hereby given of the filing of a Technical Revision 107 (TR-107) to the Colowyo Coal Mine, Mining Permit No. C-1981-019, by the Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway 13, Meeker, CO. 81641, with the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. TR-107 proposes topsoil haulage and a small area exemption to reclaim the footprint that contained the Lower Administration Building. All of the areas to be affected by this Technical Revision are owned by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., the State of Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management and are located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado, west of Colorado State Highway 13 and east of Moffat County Road 51. The affected area can be located on U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute quadrangle map Nos. N4015-W10745/7.5 (Axial, Colorado) and N4007.5-W10745/7.5 (Ninemile Gap, Colorado) and is more particularly described as follows: All or portions of Sections 2-6, 7-11, 14-22, and 28-30 of Township 3 North, Range 93 West, all or portions of Sections 13, 15-18, 20-24, 26-30, and 31-34 of Township 4 North, Range 93, all or portions of Sections 1-3, 10-12, and 14-15 of Township 3 North, Range 94 West, and all or portions of Sections 12, 13, 18, 23-27, and 34-36 of Township 4 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., Moffat County and Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A precise description of the Permit Boundary can be found in Volume 2A, Exhibit 1, Item 12 of the permit document and is included herein by reference. A copy of the application for the Technical Revision is on file at the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder’s Office in the Moffat County Courthouse located at 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado, 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder’s Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 8164. Questions concerning this Technical Revision should be directed to Tony Tennyson, Senior Environmental Engineer at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Inc., at (970) 824-1232. Any person having an interest concerning this Technical Revision has the right to provide written comments or objections concerning this Technical Revision to the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety at the address noted above. Comments to the Division must be made within 10 days after the publication of this notice.
Published: August 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners Of Rio Blanco County, Colorado
Monday, August 15, 2016
Rio Blanco County Annex Building
17497 Highway 64 Rangely, Colorado 81648
Tentative Board Agenda
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 the August 15, 2016 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the August 15, 2016 Agenda
CONSENT AGENDA FOR AUGUST 15, 2016
Consent 1_Consideration of the Board Minutes of August 8, 2016.
Consent 2_Contract Modification No. 4 of the Agreement for Services between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Mid-States Consultants Inc., to provide professional final inspection services and As-Built deliverables, increasing the not to exceed contract by $144,548.23 to $421,125.03.
Consent 3_ Approval of Contract Modification No. 2 to the Agreement for Services between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Circle H Construction, Inc., to bore though area wetlands for conduit placement increasing the not to exceed contract amount by $60,000.00 to $5,485,637.73.
BUSINESS AGENDA
General:
Business 1_
Business 2_
Bid Openings:
Bid Opening 1_Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Department CR 5 Stockpass 4 Replacement Project.
Bids Awards:
Bid Award 1_Approval of the Bid Award to Pan Handle Concrete Products for the 2016 Concrete Box Culvert Project located at RBC CR5 Mile Post 15.2, in an amount not to exceed $44,850.00.
MOU, Contracts and Agreements:
MCA 1_
MCA 2_
Resolutions:
Resolution 1_
Other Business:
Public Comments
County Commissioners Updates 1:15
Public Hearings:
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 August 22, 2016, at the Rio Blanco County Justice Center, Courtroom A, 455 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Please check the County website for information at: www.rbc.us/departments/commissioners. If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9683 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Published: August 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

TOWN OF RANGELY
Check Register
16-Jul
VENDOR AMOUNT DESCRIPTION
AFLAC, $315.43, Payroll deduction
AIR LIQUIDE AMERICA SPECIALTY GAS, LLC, $37.80, Expenses
ALL COPY PRODUCTS INC., $659.45, Expenses
AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION, $2,172.50, Expenses
ASHLEY VALLEY VETERINARY CLINIC, PC, $94.00, Expenses
BACK TO HEALTH CHIROPRACTIC OF RANGELY, $155.00, Services
BLUEGRASS FARMS, $510.00, Expenses
BOBCAT OF THE ROCKIES, $525.52, Expenses
BRADY, ANN, $100.00, Council Stipend
CASELLE, INC, $869.33, Software Support
CEBT, $34,907.54, Health Ins
CENTURYLINK , $2,842.97, Communication
CIRSA, $294.00, Insurance
COLORADO CPA SERVICES, P.C., $11,990.00, Services
COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE, $101.00, Expenses
COULTER AVIATION, $3,429.00, Services
COUNTRYSIDE VETERINARY CLINIC, $40.00, Expenses
DAN E. WILSON, ATTORNEY AT LAW LLC, $5,177.46, Services
DUCEY’S ELECTRIC, $2,555.09, Expenses
ELIZABETH ROBINSON STUDIO, $622.50, Expenses
EMBLEM AUTHORITY, THE, $198.50, Uniforms
EMC PLUMBING & HEATING, INC., $1,177.50, Expenses
EVOQUA WATER TECHNOLOGIES LLC, $152.13, Expenses
FAMILY SUPPORT REGISTRY, $373.80, Payroll deduction
FARNEY, LINDA, $98.97, Expenses
FIDELITY ADVISOR FUNDS, $19,483.81, Payroll deduction
FIRST BANKCARD, $2,080.99, Expenses
FPPA, $509.09, PD Insurance
GRAND JUNCTION PIPE & SUPPLY, $9,275.39, Expenses
HACH, $1,481.49, Expenses
HACKING, TYSON, $100.00, Council Stipend
HAMBLIN, TIRYNN, $242.00, Expenses
HAT CREEK BARBECUE CO, $1,250.00, Senior Picnic
HATCH, LISA, $100.00, Expenses
JJ’S AUTOMOTIVE LLC, $534.38, Expenses
JSC, INC., $750.00, Services
KEY, ANDREW J, $100.00, Council Stipend
KIMBALL MIDWEST, $243.57, Expenses
KINNEY, ROY, $269.00, Expenses
LACAL EQUIPMENT CO, $284.38, Expenses
LEACH’S INDUSTRIAL SERVICE, INC., $19.50, Expenses
LISA HATCH BUSINESS SERVICES, $555.00, Expenses
LOWES, $109.16, Expenses
MAIL SERVICES, $845.55, Services
MAINS, STEVE A, $2,772.00, Services
MASTER PETROLEUM CO, INC., $2,699.90, Expenses
MAYS CONCRETE, $31,679.61, Expenses
MCCANDLESS TRUCK CENTER, $751.95, Expenses
MILLER, JANET, $75.00, Uniforms
MOON LAKE ELECTRIC, $17,679.01, Electricity
MOUNTAIN WEST SECURITY LLC, $20.00, Expenses
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL & SAFETY SUPPLY, $119.40, Expenses
NATIONAL METER & AUTOMATION, $1,429.38, Expenses
NETWORKS UNLIMITED, $2,588.85, Support
NICHOLS STORE, $87.50, Expenses
NIELSEN, JOSEPH, $150.00, Council Stipend
PELLA WINDOW & DOOR OF GLENWOOD SPRINGS, $6,788.74, Expenses
PIERING, LISA, $130.90, Expenses
PINNACOL ASSURANCE, $4,108.31, Insurance
PIPELINE TESTING CONSORTIUM, $170.00, Services
PITNEY BOWES INC., $104.83, Expenses
PRATER’S PLUMBING & HEATING, $165.00, Expenses
PROFESSIONAL TOUCH, $2,181.34, Services
QUILL, $566.23, Expenses
RAIN RETAIL, $237.00, Expenses
RANGELY AREA CHAMBER, $150.00, Expenses
RANGELY AUTO PARTS, $1,117.46, Expenses
RANGELY DISTRICT HOSPITAL, $50.00, Services
RANGELY FOOD BANK, $250.00, Grants
RANGELY HARDWARE, $9,882.51, Expenses
RANGELY MUSEUM, $35.00, Expenses
RANGELY SCHOOL FOUNDATION, $12,275.12, Sales Tax Funding
RANGELY TRASH SERVICE, $778.00, Services
RANGELY, TOWN OF, $7,049.75, Utilities
RAY ALLEN MANUFACTURING, $177.17, Expenses
RELENTLESS DBA DESERT SNOW, $230.00, Training
RIO BLANCO COUNTY , $347.83, Services
RIO BLANCO HERALD TIMES, $776.65, Expenses
ROBIE, TREY, $100.00, Council Stipend
ROCKY MOUNTAIN GLIDER COMPANY LLC, $6,666.67, Expenses
SAFETY COMPLIANCE PUBLICATION, $298.50, Expenses
SCHMEUSER GORDON MEYER, INC., $827.50, Services
SENERGY BUILDERS, $3,388.00, Housing Rental Fee
SGS ACCUTEST INC., $349.00, Chemicals
SHAFFER, ANDREW, $100.00, Council Stipend
SILL-TERHAR MOTORS, $32,352.00, Police K-9 Vehicle
STANDARD INSURANCE COMPANY RC, $644.56, Life Insurance
STEWART WELDING & MACHINE, INC., $208.44, Expenses
STRATA NETWORKS, $500.00, Services
SUMMIT ENERGY, $5,789.94, Gas Transmission/Transport
TELEDYNE ISCO, INC., $301.00, Expenses
TEST GAUGE & BACKFLOW SUPPLY INC., $106.98, Expenses
THATCHER CHEMICAL CO, $3,447.44, Expenses
TIMBER LINE ELECTRIC & CONTROL, $381.00, Expenses
TRANSUNION RISK & ALTERNATIVE, $25.00, Services
U.S. TRACTOR & HARVEST, INC., $899.00, Expenses
UNCC, $132.99, Services
URIE ROCK COMPANY, $4,424.02, Expenses
VERIZON WIRELESS, $1,190.53, Cell Service
VERMEER SALES & SERVICES OF CO, $304.95, Expenses
VERNAL PET CLINIC & WELLNESS CENTER, $214.77, Expenses
VERNAL WINNELSON CO, $879.75, Expenses
VET CLINIC, THE, $403.70, Expenses
WALTER ENVIRONMENTAL, $1,330.48, Services
WESTERN SLOPE TAPPING/IES, $3,250.00, Expenses
WEX BANK, $3,967.02, Fuel
WHITE RIVER MARKET, $1,041.74, Supplies
WILCZEK, KAREN, $300.00, Judge Fee
WISS, JANNEY, ELSTNER ASSOCIATES, INC., $5,875.00, Services
WOODS & AITKENS LLP, $17,640.58, Services
WRB REC & PARK DISTRICT, $263.75, Expenses
$312,861.55
Published: August 11, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE OF PROPOSED DECISION
The Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety proposes to approve with conditions Permit Revision Application No. 4, submitted by Colowyo Coal Company L.P. for a coal mining permit atthe Colowyo Coal Mine (Permit No. C-1981-019). Colowyo proposes a revision to the mine plan for the Collom area. This entails removal of one of the planned pits (Little Collom X), a significant decrease in the size of the proposed spoil pile, and all associated changes, including sediment control structures. The Colowyo Coal Mine is a surface operation located in Moffat and Rio Blanco Counties, approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado. Coal interest is federal, state and private and the surface to be affected is federal, state and private land. The permit area encompasses approximately 29,075.74 acres. This proposed decision is based on a finding that the proposed operation will comply with all requirements of the Colorado Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Act, Section 34-33-101, et seq., C.R.S., and the regulations promulgated thereunder. Copies of the proposed decision, including any stipulations are on file for public inspection at the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety, Room 215, Centennial Building, 1313 Sherman Street, Denver, Colorado 80203; Moffat County Clerk and Recorder, 221 W Victory Way, Craig, CO 81625; and Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder, 500 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Persons with an interest that may be adversely affected by the proposed decision may request a formal hearing before the Mined Land Reclamation Board on the proposed decision. Such request must be made within thirty (30) days of the initial publication of this notice, must be in writing, and must state with reasonable specificity the reasons for the request and the objections to the proposed decision.
Published: August 11 & 18, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times