Classifieds: July 16, 2015

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

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

The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to: debbiew@theheraldtimes.com

RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker.

AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.

Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 7 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158 878-5919 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: 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 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.

MEEKER STREAKER
MONTHLY SCHEDULE
JUNE 2015
NOTE: Please call 878-9368 in advance to set up all medical appointment rides. Activities are subject to change. Bus available on dates noted below.
July 16, *Grd Jct Medical* No bus in town
July 17, Bus in town
July 18, No bus
July 19, No bus
July 20, Bus in town
July 21, Bus in town
July 22, Bus in town
July 23, *Craig*, No bus in town
July 24, Bus in town
July 25, No bus
July 26, AM bus
July 27, Bus in town
July 28, Bus in town
July 29, Bus in town
July 30, Bus in town
July 31, Bus in town
Call Streaker for a ride 878-9368. Reservations for Rec. Center Trips should be made at 878-3403. Chuckwagon 878-5627.

Food Bank of the Rockies mobile pantry truck will be in Rio Blanco County providing Food assistance to community members. Scheduled Dates for 2015: July 23, August 27, September 24, October 29, November 19, & December 17. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds 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, July 17: Beef stew, spinach salad, zucchini bread.
MONDAY, July 20: Chicken fajitas, salsa, pinto beans, tossed salad, fruit.
TUESDAY, July 21: French onion soup, tuna sandwich, blueberry cupcake, bean salad, banana, or juice.
WEDNESDAY July 22: Roasted pork loin, potatoes/carrots, broccoli, bread, raspberry sherbet, raspberries.
FRIDAY, July 24 : Chili, cornbread, broccoli florets, peach crisp, ice cream.
Milk, tea and coffee are offered with all meals.
Menu subject to change.
Food Pantry, July 23th, Thursday, Meeker.

PISTOL RIVER LEATHER
Celebrating 10 years with my Pistol River Leather shop. Thanks so much to all my loyal customers and I especially thank you all who have had the patience of Job during the last year and a half that I was pretty much closed for my battle with the cancer demon.
If a cowboy gets bucked off a rabbit-shy horse he gets even. He makes the horse walk back to the ranch all by himself.
785 Park Ave 878-4346 www.pistolriverleather.com

CONSTRUCTION

Local handyman services: painting, plumbing, flooring, etc. Quality work at decent rates. For an estimate please call (970)220-2150.

FREEBIES

Paint, gelding, 20+ years old, free to good home. (970)878-4669.

GUNS

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

HUNTING

Local outfitter looking for mule deer land vouchers for Unit 23. 970-878-3384

LAWN AND GARDEN

Emerald City Lawn Care Weekly, Biweekly, As Needed Services. Free Estimates. No Contracts. Let us take care of your lawn! (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.

WANTED

Looking to share my home with the right person. Beautiful home and deck, utilities, and all amenities included. Carol (970)620-0917.

YARD SALES

MEEKER: Yard sale at 386 Curtis Creek Drive, storage units behind Samuelson’s, Saturday, July 18th, 7am – ?

MEEKER: 555 8th St., Friday, July 17, Saturday, July 18, 7am-?, multi-family , kid’s toys and clothes, snowblower, lawn mower, and more.

MEEKER: 657 Cleveland St.,Thursday, 12:00-?, Friday, 8am-2pm, boys clothes, size 5-12, mountain bikes, holiday decor, toys, and miscellaneous.

MEEKER – 970 Shaman Trail, July 25th ONLY, 9:00AM to 6:00PM. Moving, everything must sell.

HELP WANTED – FULL TIME

Field service technician- gas compressor mechanic. Full time, direct hire, opportunity. Location is Williston, ND. (303)223-4307

Position Announcement
White River Electric Association, Inc. is currently seeking qualified applicants for an Information Systems Analyst position at the headquarters of the Association. This position will be responsible to maintain and operate the Cooperative administrative information systems, applying management analysis to the network hardware and software applications, other data and voice communications, and technical data processing. Applicant needs to have a current knowledge of information system activities including mainframe, personal computers with Microsoft, Apple, and Linux operating systems, Wi-Fi, tablets, networks (LAN & WAN), internet, Web Page design, phone, VOIP, cell phones, and other communication systems. Applicant must possess a Bachelor of Science or Arts from an accredited college or university in information systems or other computer related field or the equivalent of five years of related work experience. Applicant must be able to work a variety of hours if needed, evenings, nights, early mornings, weekends, and holidays. Applicant must be able to pass physical, drug, alcohol, and possible background tests. Applicant must be able to lift 10 to 100 lbs routinely. A valid driver’s license is also required. Position is considered full time, with a starting salary range of $33.00 to $36.50 per hour depending on qualifications. The successful applicant will be eligible for benefits after 90 days which includes a comprehensive health and retirement package. White River Electric is a small electric distribution cooperative in Northwestern Colorado. WREA has 34 employees including a propane gas subsidiary. It has 1,012 miles of line with 2,011 members and 3,320 meters. WREA serves the mineral rich Piceance Basin. Applications are available by calling White River Electric Association at 970-878-5041, on the web site www.wrea.org, or pick up at the office of White River Electric Association, Inc. 233 6th St., Meeker,CO, 7:00 am – 4:30 pm, Mon. – Fri. Applications and r sum s will be accepted until 4:30 P.M. July 24th, 2015. White River Electric is an equal opportunity employer.

Maintenance position with a gas and oil/roustabout company, Meeker area. One year experience in gas/oilfield preferred. Call 970-858-5001

HELP WANTED – GENERAL

CHILDCARE ATTENDANT(S): The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking two Childcare Attendant Positions. This is a part-time non-benefited position; hiring range $9.92 to $13.35/hour. Duties include, but are not limited to: childcare duties of children ages 6 months to 7 years of age, implementation of child care programs and services, which would include facility or program set-up, clean-up, supervision and/or general operations as assigned by the Recreation Manager. Requirements include, but are not limited to: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older, read, write, speak and understand English, be available to work flexible hours and possibly split shifts. 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. Applications will be accepted through Friday, July 24. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

District Manager
The White River & Douglas Creek Conservation Districts are seeking a self-motivated, results oriented individual for the District Manager position located in Meeker, CO. The District Manager is a full-time position. The position includes office administrative and management duties with creative opportunities, within the District’s mission, based on the employee’s skills and interests. No supervisory responsibility at this time. Compensation is commensurate with the individual’s skills and experience. Benefits provided. Position is open until filled. See http://www.whiterivercd.com for more information. Contact number 970-250-6825. Submit Resume to callie.districts@gmail.com

HOUSEKEEPING
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one Head Housekeeping Position. This is a full time benefited position; hiring range $16.00 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 Wednesday, July 22. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Kitchen Positions
Looking for qualified individuals for kitchen positions. Must be able to communicate, be dependable, and able to put in a good day or night’s work. Apply in person and ask for Henry at Ma Famiglia.

Lifeguards: The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking applications for three part time non-benefited, year round lifeguards, who could work up to 24 hours per week. 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 of 12 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. 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 $9.73- $12.91/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, CO 81641. 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 Friday, July 24, 2015.

Maintenance person/couple needed for small apartment building in Meeker. Duties include apartment and common area cleaning, yard work and minor maintenance as needed. Compensation-reduced apartment rental plus nominal hourly rate. Send resume or letter of qualifications to.

Rio Blanco BOCES is currently seeking applications for a Preschool teacher in the Rangely School District, for the 2015-2016 school year. Responsible for planning instruction and or adaptation of the educational programs. Please send all applications to: Rio Blanco BOCES, 402 W. Main Street, STE #219 Rangely, CO 81648 For more information please contact Teresa Schott at (970)675-2064 or tschott@rangelyk12.org

Truck Drivers CDL Drivers A & B FT & PT 878-3671

HELP WANTED – PART TIME

Part Time Entry Level Employee for Wastewater Treatment Plant
REQUIREMENTS:
High School or Equivalent Education
Mechanical Aptitude
Willing to learn a wide variety of job functions
Good public relation skills
Willing to work weekends, holidays and be on call as needed
Computer knowledge helpful
CDL (Class B) required within six months
Class D Wastewater License required within one year
Class 1 Collections License required within one year
Furnish copy of driving record
Physical and Drug testing required for employment
Starting Wage $15.00 per hour
Minimum 30 hours per week
Full Family Health Insurance Benefits
Position will remain open until filled
Information available from: Meeker Sanitation District Office, PO Box 417, 265 8th Street, Meeker, CO 81641. 970-878-5192, FAX 970-878-5988, e-mail: gail@meekersanitation.org

REAL ESTATE – COMMERCIAL/INVESTMENT

Small commercial building in downtown Meeker. Currently a two station salon. Great location, off street parking. Details, call (970)987-9051

REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS

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.

RENTALS – MEEKER

2 BDR 1 BA duplex, very clean, carport. $675 per month, pets negotiable. (970)878-5858.

Large family home, large lots, lots of parking, garage, clean and updated. $900 per month plus utilities. $1000 deposit. (970)220-0071.

Buckskin Valley, 5 acres, horse property, 4 BDR house, great deck w/fabulous view, 2 car garage w/finished basement. $1,100/mo plus utilities. For rent or sale. Call 970-878-5165 or 970-683-1875

3 BDR 1 BA Home, decent yard, and carport, water, sewer, and trash paid. $600 per month. Call (970)220-2150.

Clean, beautiful, 3 BDR +2 in basement, 3 BA, large rec room, fireplace, 2 car garage. $1200 a month + deposit, pets negotiable. (303)521-1084.

Remodeled 2 BDR/1BA apartment. NEW carpet/flooring, windows, cabinets and appliances. Coin laundry, NS/NP. $600 mo + SD, renter pays electric. 970-756-4895

2 BDR/1.5 BA triplex, $550. 878-3363

Newly renovated 3 BDR, 2 BA house. All appliances included, nice big yard, water and sewer paid, NS. $900 (970)878-3257.

Furnished bachelor apartment, $395 mo. plus utilities. No pets. Call 970-878-3736 or 970-260-8844

Newly remodeled 1 BDR 1 BA apartment, all utilities included. $400 per month. (970)220-2150.

3 BDR/2 BA apartment, $700 month. Call 970-220-2150.

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 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.

RENTALS – RANGELY

For Rent! 314 E. Rangely Ave. 3 BDR, 2 BA house, with storage shed. $900/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

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.

Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit. 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858

MOTORCADE – ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES

2013 Bennche UTV Bighorn Silverjack Model 700efi, seats 4, 1345 miles, seat belts, rear view mirrors, dump bed; roof rack, camo paint, lock box under passenger seat. Located in Silt, call 970-618-2359 and leave message or email betterae@live.com. Pictures available upon request. $9,250 OBO.

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

The contents of storage units 3, 7, and 17 will be auctioned off on August 1, 2015 @ White River Self Storage, 219 E Market St.
Published: July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice to Creditors
Estate of Rayola Lee Rust, Deceased
Case Number 15PR4
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 P.O. Box 1150, 555 Main St. Meeker, CO 81641, on or before December 9, 2015 or the claims may be forever barred. Michelle Weston Personal Representative P.O.Box 736 Meeker, CO 81641 (970)878-5563
Publish: July 9, 16, and 23, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times

MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT
RE-1 Board of Education Work Session
Monday July 20, 2015
Central Office, 555 Garfield Street
6:00 p.m.
AGENDA
The Board and other surrounding districts will converse with Representative Rankin.
Publish: July 16, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times

TOWN OF MEEKER
ORDINANCE 05-2015
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING THE HALANDRAS RESUBDIVISION PLAT WHEREAS, a request has been made to amend the lot configurations on Block 108, lots 1,2,3, and 4, Town of Meeker; and WHEREAS, the Meeker Planning Commission has conducted a public hearing on this application and recommended approval; and WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees hereby determines that the application complies with Town regulations to include processing the resubdivision; and NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF MEEKER, as follows: Section 1. The Board of Trustees approves the above-identified resubdivision request. Section 2. The Halandras Resubdivision plat pictured in Exhibit A, and attached hereto and incorporated herein by this reference, is hereby approved. Section 3. The approvals are for the properties described in Exhibit B, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by this reference. Section 4. The approvals are subject to any conditions listed in Exhibit C, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by this reference. INTRODUCED, PASSED, APPROVED AND ADOPTED on this 7th day of July, 2015, by a vote of 3 for 0 against. TOWN OF MEEKER John Strate, Mayor Pro Tem ATTEST: Lisa Cook Town Clerk EXHIBIT B HALANDRAS RESUBDIVISION PLAT Lot 1 (Lots 1, 2 and Southerly one-half of lot 3, Block108), Town of Meeker, Colorado. Lot 2 (Lots 4 and Northerly one-half of lot 3, Block 108), Town of Meeker, Colorado. EXHIBIT C Any necessary technical corrections shall be made by the applicant and approved by Staff. Severability: If any portion of this Ordinance is found to be void or ineffective, it shall be deemed severed from this Ordinance and the remaining provisions shall remain valid and in full force and effect.
Published: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

TOWN OF MEEKER, COLORADO
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS FOR THE ANNEXATION OF CURTIS CREEK INDUSTRIAL PARK
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a public hearing before the Town of Meeker Planning Commission (August 17th) and Meeker Board of Trustees (August 18th) at the following time and place: Planning meeting 17th day of August 2015 Board of Trustees 18th day of August, 2015 7:00 P.M. Meeker Town Hall 345 Market Street Meeker, Colorado The hearings are for the purpose of taking public comment on a Petition for Annexation of the property known as Curtis Creek Annexation which has been presented to the Town Board of the Town of Meeker, Colorado and found to be in apparent compliance with the applicable provisions of law. The Town Board has adopted a Resolution setting the public hearing dates to determine if the proposed annexation complies with the applicable requirements of law. Any person may appear at the hearing and present evidence upon any matter to be considered by the Commission/Board.
Published: July 16, 23, 30 & August 6, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

MEEKER SANITATION DISTRICT
PUBLIC MEETING
Date: August 5, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm
Place: 265 8th Street Meeker, Colorado
Pursuant to 32-1-1001(2)(a) C.R.S., The Meeker Sanitation District Board of Directors will hold a public meeting to consider the action to increase the monthly sewer rate.
Published: July 16 & July 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Monday August 17, 2015, the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing beginning at 11:15 a.m. at the Rio Blanco County Rangely Annex Building, 17497 Highway 64, Rangely, CO 81648 to consider the following: Alliance Energy Minor Subdivision 15-03 and Special Use Permit 15-02. The applicant is requesting to subdivide the property to create one lot and a Special Use Permit for an office building and maintenance shop at 1/2 Mile southwest of the Junction of County Road 130 and County Road102, Rangely, in Section 5, T1N, R102W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9584 for more information between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm.
Published: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

PROCLAMATION
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT 2015
Whereas, the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) is sponsoring a unique, nationwide crime, drug and violence prevention program on August 4th, 2015, National Night Out; and Whereas, the 31st Annual National Night Out provides a unique opportunity for the Town of Meeker to join forces with thousands of other communities across the country in promoting cooperative, police-community crime prevention efforts; and Whereas, Town of Meeker, plays a vital role in assisting the Meeker Police Department, through joint crime, drug and violence prevention efforts in Meeker and is supporting National Night Out 2015 locally; and Whereas,it is essential that all citizens of Meeker be aware of the importance of crime prevention programs and impact that their participation can have on reducing crime, drugs and violence in Meeker; and Whereas, police-community partnerships, neighborhood safety, awareness and cooperation are important themes of the National Night Out program; Whereas, Meeker Recreation District and Meeker Lions Club who have partnered with the Meeker Police Department to make National Night Out possible. Now, Therefore, I, Mayor Halandras, do hereby call upon all citizens of Meeker to join the Meeker Police Department, ERBM Rec District and Meeker Lions Club, the National Association of Town Watch in supporting 31st Annual National Night Out on August 4th, 2015. Further, Let It Be Resolved That, I, Mayor Halandras, do hereby proclaim Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 as National Night Out in Meeker Colorado.
Lisa Cook, CMC, Town Clerk
Regas K. Halandras, Mayor
Publish: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
Pursuant to the Rules and Regulation of the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board published August 1980, and pursuant to the Colorado Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Act 34-33-101, et seq., notice is hereby given of the filing of an application for Phase I Bond Release of a portion of the Colowyo Mine site. The application pertains to the existing Colowyo Coal Mine, Permit No. C-1981-019 by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway No. 13, Meeker, Colorado 81641, filed with the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety (CDRMS), Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203 and approved by the Division on April 5, 2013 (latest Permit Renewal). The Colowyo Mine is located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado. The bond release areas applied for total 189.6 acres and were reclaimed in 1996, 2011, 2013 and 2014 respectively. The status of the reclamation is consistent with the requirements of the approved reclamation plan which includes backfill and regrading to the approved post mine topography, variable topsoil depth replacement, and seeding with the approved seed mixture. Post-mine channels that are being applied for have also been constructed to the specifications in the approved permit application. Exhibit 1 presents all of the reclaimed areas by year. Listed below is a general legal description of these areas: Township 3 North, Range 93 West of the 6th P.M. Section 3 – SW1/4 of the N1/2 Section 4 – N 1/2, NE 1/4; Section 10 -N 1/2; Section 15 – NW 1/4; Section 16 – SW1/4 of the S1/2 Section 17 – N 1/2; Section 20 – NE 1/4; Section 21 – NW 1/4; Colowyo currently holds a self-bond (Bond No. SB-010) in the amount of $80,517,829. With this bond release application, the Colowyo Mine will be requesting relinquishment of 60% of the bond held for the parcels applied for under this application. A copy of the bond release application is on file at the Moffat Count Clerk and Recorder’s Office located in the Moffat County Courthouse, 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, 81641. Written comments, objections, and requests for a public hearing or informal conference concerning this bond release application should be addressed to the Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. Comments must be filed within thirty (30) days from the last date of this publication, or within thirty (30) days of the completed inspection by the CDRMS, whichever is later.
Published: July 16, 23, 30, and August 6, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners
Monday, July 20, 2015
Rangely, Colorado
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 July 20, 2015 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the July 20, 2015 Agenda
CONSENT
AGENDA FOR JULY 20, 2015
Approval of the Board Minutes of July 13, 2015 (All Sign)
Grant Extension Contract for DOLA EIAF 7523 – Human Services Building Renovation with Contract Termination Date of December 31, 2015 Grant Agreement Award #16-11-16 between Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Colorado and Rio Blanco County Department of Human Services for Congregate and Home Delivered Meal Services in the amount of $44,700.00.
Grant of Permanent Non-Exclusive Easement between Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Gladys E. Williams granting to the County unimpaired ingress and egress across land owned by Grantor to the Lobo Radio Site
BUSINESS AGENDA
General:
Motion to approve the appointment of Chris Singleton, Finance Director, as the person responsible for the preparation of the 2016 budget per C.R.S. 29-1-104
Motion to approval of the 2016 budget calendar, setting the final budget estimates due from all agencies as September 4, 2015 per C.R.S. 29-1-105
Bids Awards:
Bid Award to Stripe-A-Lot for the Rio Blanco County Pavement Marking Paint Project beginning July 27, 2015 with completion on or before August 28, 2015 in an amount not to exceed $90,795.00.
MOU s, Contracts and Agreements:
Agreement for Services with Stripe-A-Lot for the Rio Blanco County Pavement Marking Paint Project beginning July 27, 2015 with completion on or before August 28, 2015 in an amount not to exceed $90,795.00.
Contract with Reilly Johnson Architecture – for the RBC 2015 Courthouse Remodel Design Project in an amount not to exceed $528,420.
Contract with Buckhorn Building and Consulting, LLC – for the RBC 2015 Fairgrounds Grandstand Painting Project in the amount not to exceed $29,960.
Contract with Northwest Colorado Consultants Inc. for the RBC 2015 PHA / DHS Soil Investigations Project in the amount not to exceed $6,000
Resolutions:
Other Business:
Public Comments
County Commissioners Updates
1:15 p.m. Board of Health
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 July 27, 2015, in Meeker at the County Administration Building.
Please check the County’s 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: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, August 13, 2015, the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building Meeting Room, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 to consider the following: Brennan Conditional Use Permit (CUP) 15-02. The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to have a Dental Hygiene Business at 73521 Hwy 64, Meeker, in Section 29, T1N, R94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9584 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, July 23, 2015, the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Rangely Annex Building, 17497 Highway 64, Rangely, CO 81648 to consider the following: Alliance Energy Minor Subdivision 15-03 and Special Use Permit 15-02. The applicant is requesting to subdivide the property to create one lot and a Special Use Permit for an office building and maintenance shop at 1/2 Mile southwest of the Junction of County Road 130 and County Road102, Rangely, in Section 5, T1N, R102W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9584 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

PUBLIC NOTICE
RIO BLANCO BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Monday August 24, 2015, the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing beginning at 1:15 a.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building Meeting Room, 200 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641 to consider the following: Brennan Conditional Use Permit (CUP) 15-02. The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to have a Dental Hygiene Business at 73521 Hwy 64, Meeker, in Section 29, T1N, R94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9584 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: July 16, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times