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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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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 -5:30 p.m., 2nd Thursday.
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: email@example.com or (970)878-5117. All services are confidential.
PENNIES PLUS PROJECT The Rio Blanco County Historical Society is asking everyone to share your pennies (PLUS…all other coins accepted!) to help us pay off our book loan debt. We need…10 MILLION PENNIES!!! Coin containers are everywhere in Meeker as well as the White River Museum.
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 4 p.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.
NEW HOURS Driver License Offices – Note: Drive tests by appointment only. Reinstatement info.: (303)205-5613. Need proof of physical address to renew license. Check website for renewal requirements: www.colorado.gov/revenue Meeker open 1st, 3rd & 5th Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Rangely open 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Craig open Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri., 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Food Bank of the Rockies (FBR) mobile pantry truck will be in Meeker providing assistance to community members Thursday, July 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, 779 Sulphur Creek Road. For info. contact Debra Barney (970)878-9650 or Jill Bradley 970-243-3937 (FBR). Next date will be August 23. firstname.lastname@example.org
Rangely Museum New Summer Hours Monday-Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday: Noon to 4 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? Take out trays can be ordered for age over 60, suggested donation $3 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.) **MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE** FRIDAY, JULY 27: Clam chowder, egg salad sandwich, lettuce, tomato, cran-pineapple mold, crackers. CAL:646, PRO:27, FAT:37, CAR:108, CHO:219, SOD:1095. MONDAY, JULY 30: HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Hamburger on bun, tomato slices, macaroni salad, pineapple tidbits, cake. CAL:718, PRO:35, FAT:27, CAR:85, CHO:85, SOD:1141. TUESDAY, JULY 31: Scenic Trip. South Fork Campground. Lunch provided. Sign up with bus driver and at meal sites. WEDNESDAY, AUG. 1: to be determined. FRIDAY, AUG. 3: to be determined.
FRESH FRUIT & VEGETABLES SATURDAY @ THE STAGE STOP IN MEEKER SCOTT FAMILY ORCHARD
JAK’S PRODUCE Fresh veggies & fruit Friday afternoon July 27 Saturday, July 28, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on 7th Street between Market & Water Streets, Meeker. More info. (970)216-9650
BASIN INDUSTRIES HAS MOVED. Their NEW location is: 1120 East 1500 South, Vernal, Utah New scrap yard is 10 TIMES larger for customer convenience. Paying top prices for all scrap metals. 60 /lb. on aluminum cans with coupon. 435.789.7111.
Living Estate Auction Sat. July 28, 10 a.m., 830 Main St.- Meeker, Colo. Owner: Ted Bina Sr.- Household, furniture, appliances, antique and collectables – glass, furniture, tools, guns & ammunition, hand & elec. tools, ATV 4×4, trailer, 50 years of collecting. Ralph Fritzlan, Auctioneer, Complete list & pictures – Silvernickelauction.com (970)283-5416 or (970)571-1608.
BABYSITTER AVAILABLE- Am responsible, CPR and First Aid training. Available Mon.-Sat. Call Becky Overton at 878-4594.
14’x65′ 3 BDR, 2 BA mobile home. FREE, you haul away. (970)878-0790.
FILL DIRT FREE. YOU HAUL. 878-5162.
Large entertainment center, oak, glass. In 3 parts, waiting in our garage. We need to get it sold, $200 OBO. 878-4540 or 756-2855.
WANTED: Elk & deer landowner tags any season. Call Dave (435)586-8257.
Want to buy landowner vouchers 3rd rifle season Units 11/211. Call (979)732-7041.
Wanted Unit 23 3rd season unit wide landowner voucher. Call (209)479-2750.
For SALE, Trampoline with new top $100, Hot Tub $750, 1980 Chevy Truck $500, Older enclosed trailer 8 x 16 $400. 878-0080.
Custom millworks. Rough sawn lumber, beams, d-logs, you name it. Free sawdust. Upriver, Meeker. Call Karl (970)878-4669.
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.
Weather’s hot. Calls for cool clothes and lots of changes. Long pants can be made into short shorts. Call the Seamstress, 878-3193.
1245 LaMesa Circle (Rangely): Weds. July 25 thru Sun. July 29, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. HUGE MOVING SALE. Rain or shine – inside house. Furniture, household items, hardware, tools, etc.
223 Main Street (Meeker): ESTATE MOVING SALE. Saturday & Sunday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Furniture, tools, radial arm saw, Indian head dresses, deer mounts, lots of stuff. All must go!
165 Main St. (Meeker): Saturday only, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lots of misc.
1600 County Road 36 (Meeker): Sat. 08/04 8 a.m. to ???? Office furniture, equip, supplies, adult clothing, household items, VHS & DVD’s and more.
1891 County Rd. 12 – Fritzlan’s Guest Ranch (Meeker): RESTAURANT EQUIPMENT SALE & MISCELLANEOUS. RAIN OR SHINE! Weds. July 25 through Sun. July 29, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cafe dishes, padded captain chairs with rollers, gas deep fat fryer, beer cooler, stainless steel refrigerator, milk machine, steam table, portable salad bar, 36-inch gas (jetted for propane) range, electric dryer, kids’ toys, Little Tyke’s toys, car seats, bathroom sinks, stainless steel kitchen sink, horse collars – good shape. Lots of miscellaneous.
HELP WANTED – FULL TIME
Energetic people needed for the front of the house at Ma Famiglia Restaurant. Full-time day positions. Pick up an application at 401 Market St., Meeker.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Counter person, experience preferred, but will train. Apply in person at McGuire Auto Parts, 314 Market St., Meeker.
Colorado West Mental Health in Rio Blanco County is looking for an entry level counselor (Colorado West is willing to help someone grow their skills in this area.) Job includes some crisis work with training provided. Bachelor’s in education or human services needed. Please contact Colorado West (970)878-5112 or you can submit your resume and application on line at: cwjobs.com
Help wanted apply in person at Watt’s Ranch Market, 217 E. Market, Meeker.
Rio Blanco BOCES is currently seeking applications for Para-Educators for the 2012-13 school year at Rangely Junior Senior High School, Rangely, CO. Classified application can be found on our web-site www.rioblancoboces.com Please send applications to: Rio Blanco BOCES 402 W. Main St., Suite 219 Rangely, CO 81648. For more information contact Teresa Schott (970) 675-2064 email@example.com
SODEXO at CNCC Rangely hiring for full time (benefits available) and part time. 675-2026 or apply in person Monday through Friday at the Johnson building.
Rio Blanco BOCES is currently seeking applications for Special Education Teachers for the Rangely Junior Senior High School for the 2012-2013 school year. Applicants must be licensed or be eligible for a Colorado teaching license. Please contact Rio Blanco BOCES at 402 W. Main Street, Suite #219, Rangely, CO 81648, (970)675-2064. Rio Blanco BOCES is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
HELP WANTED – PART TIME
Part-time mail driver position available. Call 878-5713.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER
$395,000 for newer 3600 sq. ft. home located at 1452 Mountain View Rd, Sage Hills. 4 BDR, 3 BA, office, great room, rec/theater room, work shop, 3 car garage. Virtual tours and more details at www.WesternSlopeFSBO.com and www.meekercolorado.com Motivated seller, call (970)243-7083.
FSBO 973 Main St. Meeker. 2 BDR, 2 BA, newly remodeled, large garage, large lot. Asking $188,000, negotiable. (970)878-3771. westernslopeFSBO.com
REAL ESTATE – HOMES RANGELY
House for Sale in Rangely: 723 E. Rio Blanco Ave., 1529 sq. ft., 4 BDR, 2 BA, $149,900. For more information, call (970)620-2033 or visit: www.owners.com/MDG2610.
FSBO 1242 La Mesa Circle in Rangely, 3 BDR, 2.5 BA, 2154 sq. ft., large living room main floor, full finished basement, 2-car garage, central air, sprinkler system, fenced yard, great location. Asking $232,000. 675-2260home, (970)629-3262.
Beautiful two story home on 0.5 acres. 1727 sq. ft., attached double car garage, 3 BDR, 2.5 BA (master bath has jetted tub), beautiful gas fireplace. Price reduced to $230,000. (970)629-5939.
NEW LOWER PRICE!!! 2900 sq. ft. tri-level home for sale in Rangely. Priced at $229,000. $ BDR, 3.5 BA, 2-car attached garage, all new flooring. Located on a large corner lot, 240 Ridge Rd. If interested, please contact Michelle at (970)629-5078. Also, pictures available at westernslopefsbo.com
1968 3 BDR, 2 BA set up in Meeker mobile home park. Extensively remodeled. $12,000. Call (970)456-7913 or (970)456-7912.
For Lease: 3 BDR, 2.5 BA, log home with loft and rap around porch; located on 15 acres with a 16’x24′ workshop. Property has 1700 gallon cistern. Water must be hauled from town. Please call (281)610-3048 if interested. Lease will be $1500/month with security deposit unless other terms are agreed upon.
House For Rent, 637 County Road 6, 4 irrigated pastures, 10.5 acres, 5 BDR, creek frontage, great fishing. Available September, $1,400/month. Damage deposit, quiet country living. (970)210-1125 or (970)623-1494.
House-570 Larry Lane, 2 BDR, 1 BA, 2-car garage. $750/mo. + utilities. $750 Deposit. (970)361-2935.
1 BDR, 1 BA house, $575/month + utilities. No smoking, pets negotiable. $575 deposit. Lease through May 2013. (970)379-7234.
Move-in special. Call for details.2 BDR, 1.5 BA, townhome, back privacy fenced yard, NP. 878-0790.
For rent: House – 1269 Park Ave., 3 BDR, 1 BA house, partially furnished, rent negotiable. (970)625-0142 or (970)216-7653 cell.
CLEAN 3 BDR, 2 BA home. Washer, dryer, garage, deck with views. $1100/month + deposit, year lease. No smoking, pet considered. (970)261-8912.
Nice 3 BDR, 2 BA home in Sage Hills, attached 2-car garage, washer and dryer included. (970)878-5191.
Newly remodeled 1 BDR, 1 BA apartment. Available Aug. 2, $500/month, all utilities included. 1st month, deposit & good references required. (970)220-2150.
Newly remodeled 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, everything new, all utilities, $625/month. 1st month, deposit & references required. (970)220-2150.
Furnished studio apartment, $425/month + deposit. 878-5367 or 878-3736.
LIKE NEW completely remodeled 5 BDR, 3 BA, 2 car garage, fireplace, NS/NP. Available now, $950/month+deposit. (303)521-1084 or (303)657-9050.
2 BDR duplex, all appliances including washer/dryer, 1.5 BA, covered carport with large storage shed, fenced backyard, pet negotiable, $550/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)878-5486 or (916)873-3659.
Furnished and unfurnished apartments for rent. Also have 2 BDR, 1.5 BA townhouse for $600/month + electricity. 878-3363.
2 BDR townhouse for rent. Contact (970)620-3038.
Clean 1 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $425/month. (970)220-2150.
2 BDR townhouse, all appliances including washer and dryer, covered patio, covered parking. Landlord pays water and sewer. $550/month plus $650 damage deposit. Ready for immediate occupancy. 878-5486 or 916-873-3659.
1 BDR, 1 BA upstairs apartment. Price reduced to $425/month. First & deposit required. All utilities included. (970)220-2150.
Available now! 2 BDR, 1 BA, water, sewer & trash paid. No pets. $650/month. Terms negotiable. (970)285-2334.
Halandras Building office for rent, 7th Street frontage, own entry & bathroom, front door patron parking, includes utilities. (970)878-3394.
APARTMENTS AT 680 WATER STREET VERY NICE, unfurnished 2 BDR, 1 BA. On-site laundry, large backyard. ON THE RIVER. Rents from $550-$650 plus electricity with 6 or 12 month lease. Month-to-month options, also available. Storage units available for renters. NO PETS. 970-878-5187.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. Ask about our Spring special. 878-4808.
12TH STREET APARTMENTS 2 BDR, 1 BA, heat, hot water, cable included. Ask about move-in special. Call (970)261-1441 or (970)878-3739.
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.
RENTALS – RANGELY
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259 (970)846-4293 Fax: (970)675-5509.
1989 Suburban 2500, 6000 miles on new 350, newer paint, new tires, lots of new parts. $5000 OBO. 878-0756.
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.
Rocky Mountain Auto-Craig. Selling quality used cars, with limited warranty, financing WAC, give us a call 824-5749, Dealer.
1981 Yamaha Virago 750cc motorcycle, custom two person seat, storage/helmet trunk, windshield, new battery, shop manual, maintenance done, good mpg, $900. (970)878-5808.
2007 homemade 6 ft. x 16 ft. bumper pull utility trailer, tandem axle, sturdy, good for hauling UTV, etc. $600. (970)878-3439 or (970)261-4146.
Notification of meeting for the Rangely Town Council, Board of Trustees The Town of Rangely Town Council meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Court Room at 209 E Main, Rangely, CO 81648. Agendas are posted in the lobby at Town Hall and at the Rangely District Library. The meetings are televised live on channel 3 through Bresnan Cable TV. All meetings are open to the public.
PUBLIC NOTICE RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING – Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, August 9, 2012 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, and the Rio Blanco County Western Annex Building Meeting Room, 17497 Hwy 64, Rangely, Colorado, via video conferencing to consider the following: a. Cooper Minor Subdivision #12-04 and Rezoning #12-05 – the applicant, Howard Cooper, is proposing the Cooper Minor Subdivision, a three-lot subdivision creating two 2.5-acre lots and one 32.78-acre lot. Also proposed is the rezoning of the 2.5-acre lots from Agriculture to Rural Residential, with the larger lot maintaining the Agriculture zoning. The subject property is located in the SE1/4NE1/4 of Section 36, T1N, R91W, 6th P.M., approximately a half mile east of County Road 14, PIN# 141536400014. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Planning and 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: July 5, 2012 & July 26, 2012 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTIFICATION OF MEETING FOR THE RANGELY PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION. The Rangely Planning & Zoning Commission meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday every month starting at 5:00 p.m. in the Conference Room at 209 E. Main, Rangely, Co, 81648. Agendas are posted in the lobby at Town Hall and at the Rangely District Library. All meetings are open to the public.
RIO BLANCO COUNTY NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT CR 3-3A-76 OVERLAY PROJECT 2012-CR3-8700. NOTICE is hereby given that on the 13th day of August, 2012 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with Frontier Paving, Inc. of 1014 County Road 311, New Castle, CO 81647 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as CR 3-3A-76 Overlay Project 2012-CR3-8700. 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 Public Facilities Department, 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before August 6, 2012. 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 26th day of July, 2012. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY SHAWN BOLTON, CHAIRMAN. First Publication: 7/26/12 Last Publication: 8/2/12 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF RANGELY. The Rangely Town Council will hold a public hearing at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 26, 2012 and August 14, 2012 in the Court Room of the Municipal Building at 209 East Main Street, Rangely, Colorado on the following: Ordinance 671 of the Town of Rangely revising Title 15, Article VI, Subsection V, Section 305.2.6 under “Standard for Accessory Use”, of the Municipal Code and revising Chapter 1, Section 105.2, Item #1 of the 2006 International Building Code as adopted in Title 15, Article VI, Subsection II, Section 243.3, Titled “Adoption of International Building Code” as part of the Rangely Municipal Code. All interested citizens and groups are invited to attend and participate in the public hearing. By: Lisa Piering, Town Clerk Published: July 26, 2012 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC HEARING – The Meeker Planning Commission will hold public hearings, Monday, August 6, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. to consider the following variance requests. A. Applicant Earl Scheuer, 930 Shaman Trail – Lot 12 of the Ute Terrace Subdivision, Town of Meeker, is requesting a 43 ft. variance from the required 50 ft. side yard setback to construct a 10 ft. 6 in. x 36 ft. storage shed (the structure was existing when Earl Scheuer purchased the property, Mr. Scheuer did some improvements and added on to the structure therefore requiring a variance to allow the structure to remain). B. Applicant Todd Gerloff, 840 9th Street All of Lots 9, 10, and 11, Block 110, Town of Meeker, is requesting a 19 ft. 5 in. variance from the required 25 ft. front yard setback to construct a 16 ft. X 20 ft. attached carport at the north end of the home, and is requesting a 7 ft. 5 in. variance from the required 25 ft. required front yard setback to extend the roof of the home 8 ft. X 45 ft. to cover the entire length of the sidewalk (existing structure is 45 ft. from the curb). The meeting will be held at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, downstairs in the Board Room. If you have comments for or against the application, you are invited to attend the hearing or submit written comments, prior to the meeting, to Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Further information is available by contacting Carl Padilla at Town Hall or by telephone, 970-878-4970, Monday through Friday. Published: July 26, 2012 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1, Board of Education Meeting, Tuesday, July 31, 2012 • 7:00 p.m., Regular Meeting at Central Office, 555 Garfield. AGENDA- Pledge of Allegiance ; Action: Approval of the Agenda; Action: Approval of the Minutes ; Action: Ratify Elementary School Teacher; Action: Substitute Bus Driver; Action: Additions to the Substitute List; Presentation/Possible Action: ES Repairs ; Possible Executive Session: Matters Subject to Negotiation – Neenan Archistructure Agreement and Consultation with Attorney; Public Input; Discussion/Possible Action: Student Fees/Lunch Prices ; Update/Possible Action: Recreation District Lease Agreement; Update/Possible Action: Contract – Governor’s Energy Office; Discussion/Possible Action: Board Workshop; Information ; Other; Adjournment; Check the District website; www.meeker.k12.co.us; for updates to the agenda. Publish: July 26, 2012 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS – Notice is hereby given that Rio Blanco County (hereafter referred to as the “Sponsor” or “Owner”), will receive sealed bids for Rangely Airport AWOS Installation and Commissioning Project, A.I.P No. 03-08-0047-10, State Project No. 12-4V0-01, at the Rangely Airport. The project involves the following: Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) installation and commissioning, foundations and site work, connection to power supply, electrical conduit and wiring. The bids must be prepared on forms supplied by the Owner and filed with the Rio Blanco County Commissioners, either: BY MAIL at P.O. Box i, ATTN: Teresa Anderson, Meeker, CO 81641, with the envelope clearly marked with the name of the bid, and received no later than 4:00 PM August 10, 2012. OR HAND DELIVERED to Rio Blanco County Commissioners, 200 Main Street, County Administration Building, Meeker, Colorado 81641 with the envelope clearly marked with the name of the bid no later than 11:00 AM August 13, 2012. Hand delivered bids will be accepted ONLY on the date of the bid opening. Delivery of bids by all commercial carriers is considered to be BY MAIL and not HAND DELIVERED. The bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Board of County Commissioners meeting in the presence of the bidders and their representatives on August 13, 2012 at 1:00 PM. The Bidder (proposer) must supply all the information required by the bid or proposal forms and specifications. No bids will be received after the specified hour and date. Bids that are not prepared and filed in accordance with proposal requirements and conditions of the specifications may be rejected. The low bidder for a bid schedule or combination of bid schedules shall be determined based on the lowest responsive bid that fits the Owner’s priorities and funding constraints. Bids may not be withdrawn after the time fixed for opening them. The County reserves the right to waive irregularities in the bids and reject any and all bids. All bids must be accompanied either by a certified check, payable to Rio Blanco County in the amount of five percent (5%) of the bid, or by a Bid Bond in a like amount and executed by an approved surety company. The check or bond will be retained by the Owner as liquidated damages if the successful bidder refuses or fails to enter into contract and performance bond in accord with his bid within fifteen (15) days after date of notification of award. Minimum wage rates as established by the Department of Labor are applicable to the work performed on this project. The proposed construction contract, together with detailed drawings and specifications for the construction of the work are available for inspection at the Rangely Airport Manager’s Office or by contacting Samantha Lopez at (970) 878-4349. The same may be obtained from the office of the Engineer, GDA Engineers, 1508 Stampede Avenue, P. O. Box 338, Cody, Wyoming 82414, (307) 587-3411, for a non-refundable reproduction charge of $80.00. Interested parties may register and view the plans and specifications at www.gdaengineers.com. Online contract documents are for use by subcontractors and suppliers in preparing quotations to prime bidders. All prime bidders must purchase a hard copy of the Project Manual and the Plan Set from GDA Engineers for $80.00. The proposed contract is under and subject to Executive Order 11246 of September 24, 1965, as amended, to the equal opportunity clause and the Standard Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Construction Contract Specifications including the goals and timetables for minority and female participation. There is no DBE percentage requirement for this project. A Certification of Nonsegregated Facilities must be submitted prior to the award of the proposed contract, including any subcontracts in excess of $10,000.00. All bidders are advised to examine the site to become familiar with all site conditions. The project will be shown to interested Bidders at 1:00 PM on August 2, 2012 local time, at the airport in Rangely, Colorado. BY ORDER OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY. /s/ Samantha K. Lopez, RBC Airport Projects Coordinator Publication Dates: July 26, 2012 and August 2, 2012 Rio Blanco Herald Times.