Classifieds: May 19, 2016

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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 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 4:30-5:30 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.)
Friday, May 20: Hamburger stroganoff, pasta, orange spiced carrots, beets, apricots, biscuit
Monday,May 23: Pizza, garden salad, garbanzo salad, applesauce, garlic bread
Tuesday, May 24: Roast beef, mashed potatoes & gravy, Brussel sprouts, Waldorf salad
Wednesday, May 25: Chicken noodle soup, whole wheat crackers, chopped spinach, yellow squash, citrus salad
*MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
Milk, Tea and Coffee are offered with all meals. Menu subject to change. Food Bank of the Rockies Mobile Food Pantry, Meeker Fairgrounds, May 26, & June 23, Thursday, 11:00-12:30

Bulldog Chimney SWEEPS
Available 2nd week of June
Call (970)872-2333 or visit website at www.bulldogchimneysweeps.com

MEEKER STREAKER MONTHLY SCHEDULE
May, 2016
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.
5/19 Grand Junction Medical, Bus in Town
5/20 Bus in Town
5/21 No Bus
5/22 AM Bus
5/23 Bus in Town
5/24 Bus in Town
5/25 Bus in Town
5/26 Craig, Bus in Town
5/27 Bus in Town
5/28 No Bus
5/29 AM Bus
5/30 No Bus
5/31 Bus in Town
Due to Daylight Savings Time, please schedule out-of-town medical appointments before 2:00 PM. Call Streaker for a ride 878-9368. Reservations for Rec. Center Trips should be made at 878-3403. Chuckwagon 878-5627. Please call in advance for a ride to medical appointments- (970)878-9368. For Rangely dental appointments, please call (970)675-3250.

I am Voting for Jeff Rector for Rio Blanco County Commissioner. Your Vote in the upcoming Primary for JEFF RECTOR would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

AUCTIONS

Small Farm Auction, Saturday, May 21st, 10:30a.m., 3 miles East of Meeker , CO HWY 13. INT 656- Farmall 504-both need some work, Ford TW25 1988-Hayspear, bucket with grapple-Great Bend 860, 3 pt 5ft brush beater, Heston #60 stackmover (needs repair), Kuhn E 1146 SR 112 12 wheel rake (excellent condition) 10 ft tandem disk (fair condition), Rhino 7 ft 3 pt blade, NH side del.rake 10 ft, 3 pt post hole digger with 9 in auger, F11 Farmhand loader, 16 ft farm wagon, 12 ft English harrow, 17 80 lb Ford weights-12 ft 16 inch culvert, 3 metal water gauges, some other misc. trailers, items, some furniture, 2 old Studebaker pickups,2 old Hon da cars, 1 1970 Chevy Blazer – rebuilders, John Deere 4430 tractor in excellent condition, 1 storage unit full of household goods – old mason jars, china, metal tool boxes, too much to list, 2 boats – 16 and 18 ft w/motors, several rolls of 4 ft chain link fence plus pipe fencing from arena, possible other consignments by sale time. Sale will be held in 2 places. Call for info and leave message: Bryce Purkey, (970)878-4331

Small Farm Auction, Saturday, May 21st, 10:30a.m., 3 miles East of Meeker , CO HWY 13. INT 656- Farmall 504-both need some work, Ford TW25 1988-Hayspear, bucket with grapple-Great Bend 860, 3 pt 5ft brush beater, Heston #60 stackmover (needs repair), Kuhn E 1146 SR 112 12 wheel rake (excellent condition) 10 ft tandem disk (fair condition), Rhino 7 ft 3 pt blade, NH side del.rake 10 ft, 3 pt post hole digger with 9 in auger, F11 Farmhand loader, 16 ft farm wagon, 12 ft English harrow, 17 80 lb Ford weights-12 ft 16 inch culvert, 3 metal water gauges, some other misc. trailers, items, some furniture, possible other consignments by sale time. Call and leave message: BrycePurkey, (970)878-4331 5/12&5/19

Spring Consignment Auction, Saturday, May 21st, 10:00 a.m., 640 East Victory Way, (Indoor Arena, Craig Fairgrounds), Craig, Colorado. New Holland 1049 (135 Bale) self propelled stackwagon, rifles, pistols,ammo, scopes, compound bow w/extras, nylon ropes, saddles and tack, hand and power tools of all kinds, vehicles, antiques and collectibles of all kinds, modern furniture and items of all kinds, coins, trees, etc. This isa consignment auction meaning anything could show up unadvertised. For more information or to consign call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service, (970)260-5577. See web at www.cpauction.com “Call us about a sale for you”

LAWN AND GARDEN

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

LOST AND FOUND

Misplaced Verizon cell phone. Call 760-524-6176 or Contact Kay @ Rangely Camper Park

FOUND: Box of camping equipment, Sunday on 3rd Street, Meeker. To identify and claim call 878-5162

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.

I am Voting for Jeff Rector for Rio Blanco County Commissioner. Your Vote in the upcoming Primary for JEFF RECTOR would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

WANTED

WANTED: Would like to provide in-home care service/CNA. 970-620-0917

YARD SALES

MEEKER: 323 Park Ave, 5/21, 8 am – 1 pm. Multifamily Yard Sale. Guys, gals & kids things galore.

210 West Raven Ave, Saturday, May 21st and Sunday May 22nd, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

HELP WANTED – GENERAL

Aviation Technology Instructor
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a full-time instructor to teach in the Aviation Technology Program. Minimum requirements include an Associate Degree in Aviation or related field from an accredited college or university and enrollment in or willingness to enroll in a Bachelor’s Degree program, Commercial Pilot Certificate with Airplane Single and Multi-Engine Instrument Airplane Ratings, Flight Instructor, with Instrument Single and Multi-Engine Land Ratings, and a minimum of two years of experience in the aviation industry and/or experience as a flight instructor.
For a full job description and the application procedure, please visit our website at: www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
Review of applications will begin immediately.
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Dean of Instruction
Colorado Northwestern Community College is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Dean of Instruction on our Rangely Campus. This is a full time benefitted position. Minimum requirements are: Master’s degree from regionally accredited institution, College level teaching experience, and three years of combined higher education experience as a faculty member or administrator. Review of applications will begin immediately.
For a full job description and the application procedure, please visit our website at: www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Dental Hygiene Program Instructor
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a full-time Dental Hygiene Instructor to teach in the Dental Hygiene Program. Bachelor’s Degree required. Must possess a Colorado State License or be eligible to receive Colorado licensure. Preferred candidates will have three years of teaching experience in higher education and certification in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation. For a full job description and the application procedure, please visit our website at: www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
First review of applications will begin immediately.
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DIRECTOR OF HOUSING AND ADVISING
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus,is seeking a full-time Director of Housing and Advising. Must demonstrate a strong ability to lead through change and develop a strong academic and residence life living environment. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited College or University, experience as a Resident Advisor, Academic Advisor, and prior leadership experience. Preferred: Master’s Degree, Student Advising and Residence Life Director experience.
For a full job description and the application procedure, please visit our website at: www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
First review of applications will begin immediately.
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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.

History Instructor
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a full-time History Instructor to teach in the Arts and Sciences Program. Master’s Degree required. Preferred, PhD in history and at least 18 graduate hours supporting another needed discipline with three years of teaching experience in higher education in history and another desired discipline. For a full job description and the application procedure, please visit our website at: www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
First review of applications will begin immediately.
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

National Park Service Seasonal Law Enforcement Academy Instructor
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus,is seeking a full-time instructor to teach appropriate courses in the National Park Service S.L.E.T.P Academy. Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university, ability to obtain Federal Law Enforcement Training Center certifications as required, current valid driver’s license, and ability to earn a Colorado Career and Technical Education Certificate required. Preferred candidates will have a Master’s Degree; current FLETC Instructor training certifications in any of the following: Basic Tactics, Arrest Techniques, Firearms, Driver Training, and PEB; and teaching experience in crime scene investigation, victims awareness, special/abnormal populations and community policing. For a full job description and the application procedure, please visit our website at: www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
First review of applications will begin July 15th.
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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.

Residence Life Coordinator/Outdoor Recreation Program Assistant
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a full-time Residence Life Coordinator/Outdoor Recreation Program Assistant. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited College or University, experience in Residence Life and prior leadership experience. The position requires a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. This is a live-in 12 month position with full benefits. For a complete job description and instructions for submission of an application, please visit the CNCC website at www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
First review of applications will begin immediately.

Residence Life Coordinator/Financial Assistant
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Rangely Campus, is seeking a full-time Residence Life Coordinator/Financial Assistant. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited College or University, experience in Residence Life and prior leadership experience. The successful applicant will have a dramatic impact on student success, and will enhance a culture of excellence in our Student Affairs Division. This is a live-in 12 month position with full benefits. For a complete job description and instructions for submission of an application, please visit the CNCC website at www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
First review of applications will begin immediately.

Seven Lakes Lodge, LLC, is currently accepting resumes for the following summer positions; Lodge: housekeeping, server/soux chef, Ranch: ranch hands. Must be able to multi-task, work in a fast paced environment, and possess a valid drivers license. Pay depending on experience. Please send all Lodge resumes to San@sevenlakeslodge.com, and ranch resumes to Jarrod@sevenlakeslodge.com

SOCCER COACH-Combined Head Men’s and Women’s
Colorado Northwestern Community College, Craig Campus, is excited to announce a new position for a full time combined Men’s and Women’s Soccer Coach. The successful applicant will be responsible for starting and operating a program for student-athletes which includes, but not limited to; coaching, mentoring, guiding, and training student-athletes who are highly skilled in their sport while pursing athletic and academic excellence. Minimum requirements: a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant sport discipline and/or demonstrable experience as a Soccer coach at the high school or collegiate level, also a relevant degree in a discipline for additional teaching duties. CNCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
For a complete job description and instructions for submission of an application, please visit the CNCC website at www.cncc.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities-2/
First review of applications will begin immediately.

HELP WANTED – PART TIME

Ol’ Crows Beer and Beverage is looking for a part-time front counter cashier. 878-5485 or stop by at 1030 Market St. in Meeker.

REAL ESTATE – MEEKER HOMES

FSBO: 4BDR/2BA, 2000 sq ft. Nice location. Auto sprinkler, all appliances and extras. 871 10th St. $230,000. 970-629-0151

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

House for sale, 2 BDR/1BA, big yard $95,000. Call Tom Tucker Realty (970)231-0411.

REAL ESTATE – RANGELY HOMES

FSBO or will rent until sold, 1220 Deserado Drive, 4 BDR 2.5 BA 1615 Sq. ft. $214,900. Call Dan (307)248-0981 or see at Zillow.com.

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

2 bedroom, 1 bath, all utilities paid $500. Call (970)878-5026

2BR/1BA, Nice location, fenced yard. $550 per month plus utilities. 970-328-6850

2 BDR 1 BA apartment. $425, you pay electric. Call (970)260-3302.

2 BDR/1 BA apartment, $425 mo + deposit. No pets. 878-3736 or 970-260-8844

Spacious and clean 2 BDR/1BA apartment, coin laundry, heat included, NS. Rent + SD, renter pays electric only. 970-756-4895

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

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

For Rent! 411 E Rangely Ave, 3 BDR, 2 BA house (see Trulia for pictures) $800 mo plus utilities. 1 year lease. 303-810-6805 ask for Mark.

2 BDR house w/3 extra rooms downstairs, one car garage. Central heat and air conditioning. $750 mo. 970-629-3605

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

CAMPERS AND RVS

2002 Montana Keystone camper (36 feet) Fireplace, Queen Bed, loaded kitchen, laundry hook-ups, generator, 3 bump outs. $11,950 (OBO) 320-223-4351

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

INVITATION TO BID
MAINTENANCE SHOP
CLOSING BID DATE – June 6, 2016
The Meeker Sanitation District will be accepting sealed bids for the maintenance shop. The bid specs will be available Monday, May 2, 2016, at the plant of the Meeker Sanitation District, 1150 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado. Plant hours are from 8:00 am to 4:30pm, Monday through Thursday. Please call Plant Manager Kurt Nielsen at the Plant 970-878-5345 to schedule a time to review the specs for the project. All price proposals shall be submitted in a sealed envelope and designated on the envelope as “Meeker Sanitation District Maintenance”. Bids must be received in the office by 4:00 PM on MondayJune 6, 2016. Mail to: Meeker Sanitation District,PO Box 417, Meeker, CO 81641 OR drop by: 265 8th Street, Meeker, CO 81641. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Regular Board Meeting on June 8, 2016 at 7:00 PM. The Meeker Sanitation District reserves the right to reject any an all bids and waive any and all informalities, and the right to disregard all non conforming or conditional bids or counter proposals. The final award shall be subject to the District’s review of all submitted price proposals, including specifications and prices.
Published: April 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26 and June 2, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

RIO BLANCO COUNTY
NOTICE OF FINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT
RIO BLANCO COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER
NOTICE is hereby given that on the 23rd day of May, 2016 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with FCI Constructors, Inc, Grand Junction, CO 81504 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as Rio Blanco County Justice Center. 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 Eric Jaquez, County Project Coordinator, Rio Blanco County, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before May 20, 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 4th day of May, 2016.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY SHAWN BOLTON, CHAIRMAN
First Publication: 05/04/2016
Last Publication: 05/19/2016
Published: May 12 & 19, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE OF PROPOSED SCHOOL BUDGET
Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Board of Education of Meeker School District Re-1, Rio Blanco County, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016 and ending June 30, 2017; and has been filed in the office of the superintendent where it is available for public inspection. Such proposed budget will be considered for adoption at a regular meeting of the Board of Education of said district at the School Administration Building on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 7:00 p. Any person paying school taxes in said district may at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget file or register his objections thereto.
Board of Education
Meeker School District Re-1
/s/ Bill deVergie
Secretary of the Board
Published: May 19, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Estate of Bluford Halcomb also known as Blu Halcomb, Deceased, Case Number 2016 PR 30005
All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to: District Court of Rio Blanco, County, Colorado at PO Box 1150, 455 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641, on or before September 23,2016, or the claims may be forever barred. Ronnie Dale Halcomb, Personal Representative c/o Mark R. Luff Elder & Phillips, P.C. 562 White Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81501
Publish: May 12, May 19, and May 26, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
ANNOUNCEMENT
Meeker School District RE-1 is seeking proposals for the following work at the Meeker High School Auditorium:
Removal of current wiring for stage lighting equipment and lighting control system
Installation of new steel conduit and wiring for lighting equipment and a new lighting control system
Proposals will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on May 31, 2016. For a more detailed scope of work, interested applicants may contact Chris Selle, at chris.selle@meeker.k12.co.us or 970-878-9040.
Publish: May 12, 19, 26, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

2016 RIO BLANCO COUNTY RED WASH PIT CRUSHING
REQUEST FOR BID PROJECT
NAME, LOCATION AND GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK
2016 RED WASHPIT CRUSHING PROJECT.
THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY is soliciting bids for crushing approximately 40,000 cubic yards of Class 4 Aggregate Base Course. Red Wash Pit is located approximately 23.4 miles south of Rangely, CO.
CONTRACT DOCUMENTS
Contract Documents shall be available online at www.govbids.com/scripts/co1/public/home1.asp, on the County’s website at www.rbc.us on the Bid Postings page, or at the Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Dept., 570 Second St., Meeker, CO 81641 on May 12, 2016.
VENDOR QUALIFICATIONS
Interested vendors shall be listed on the most current CDOT Pre-qualified Contractor Listing.
WORK SCHEDULE
It is intended that the project shall start approx. June 27 and be completed by September 30, 2016.
MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING
Interested vendors shall attend a mandatory pre-bid meeting on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. at the Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Dept. at 570 Second Street in Meeker. Vendors shall visit the pit and become familiar with all site conditions.
PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT
Clint Chappell, R & B Coordinator,(970) 878-9590, Fax (970) 878-3396. Any questions regarding this bid are to be directed in writing to Clint Chappell before Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 4:00 P.M. at the above fax number.
BID SUBMITTALS
Bids shall have Vendor’s name and address and “2016 RED WASH PIT CRUSHING” written on the sealed envelope. All required documents shall be included with the bid or it shall be rejected. Each bid must include a certified check or cashier’s check in the amount of not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Rio Blanco County, or by a bid bond in like amount executed by a surety company. Mailed bids are due no later than 4:00 P.M. on Friday, June 10, 2016. Do not depend on overnight delivery. Hand delivered bids will be accepted from 8:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. on June 13, 2016. Mailing address: RBC Attorney’s Office, P.O. Box i, 200 Main St., Meeker, CO 81641 Hand-delivery address: RBC Justice Center, Courtroom A, 455 Main St., Meeker, CO.
BID OPENING
Bids shall be opened and read in public at 11:15 A.M. on Monday, June 13, 2016 at the RBC Justice Center, Courtroom A, 455 Main St., Meeker, CO. Bids submitted after 10:45 A.M. shall be returned unopened. Bids submitted and opened shall not be withdrawn for 30 days thereafter.
BID PREFERENCE
C.R.S. 8-19-101, et. seq, shall be observed on all construction contracts on public projects. The law states that when a construction contract for a public project is to be awarded to a bidder, a resident bidder shall be allowed preference against a nonresident bidder from another state equal to the preference given or required by the state in which the nonresident bidder is a resident.
BID AWARD
The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners reserve the right to reject any or all bids; to waive any informalities in bids; and to accept the bid that, in the opinion of the Board, is in the best interest of the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado.
RIO BLANCO COUNTY
By: Shawn J. Bolton, Chairman
Dated: May 12, 2016
Publish: May 12 and May 19, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

NOTICE to VOTERS
PRIMARY BY MAIL BALLOT: Mail ballots for the upcoming June 28, 2016 Primary Election are scheduled to be mailed the week of June 7th. County voters affiliated with a party participating in the Primary Election (Republican or Democratic) as of Friday, May 27th, will automatically receive their ballot in the mail.
BALLOT ADDRESS: Mail ballots cannot be forwarded. If you have changed your residence and/or mailing address, please contact the county clerk office for a change form or change your address online at www.govotecolorado.com. If you will be absent during the time mail ballots are scheduled for mailing (June 7-10), please change your ballot mailing address by May 27th. Make changes online at www.govotecolorado.com or at one of the County Clerk offices.
PARTY AFFILIATION: Voters registered in Colorado with a party as of Friday, May 27th, must vote the ballot of their registered party affiliation. Friday, May 27th is the last day to change party affiliation. Unaffiliated voters and new registrants may affiliate with a party participating in the Primary Election and receive a mail ballot at any time, up to and including Election Day by appearing at the County Clerk’s office and completing a change form.
REGISTER TO VOTE: Any person desiring to register to vote must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of Colorado for 22 days. June 20th is the last day for an individual to submit a voter registration application and still receive a ballot in the mail. After that you must pick up your ballot at one of the clerk offices. In-person voter registration is available at the County Clerk offices in Meeker (1032 Jennifer Drive) and Rangely (17497 Hwy 64) up to, and including, Election Day, June 28th.
REGISTRATION STATUS: If you wish to verify the status of your voter registration, mailing address of record, and/or party affiliation, please call the clerk office at 878-9460 or check online at www.govotecolorado.com.
Boots M. Campbell
Rio Blanco County Clerk & Recorder
Published: 5/19/2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners
Monday, May 23, 2016
Rio Blanco County Justice Center
Courtroom A, 455 Main Street
Meeker, 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 May 23, 2016 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the May 23, 2016 Agenda
Consent Agenda May 23, 2016
Consent 1_ Consideration of the Board Minutes of May 16, 2016. (All Sign)
Consent 2_ Contract Amendment No. 2 for Grant 2015CMIP103A2 between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County and the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing extending the contract period to June 30, 2017 and modifying the Statement of Work for a total amount not to exceed $23,563.39. (Chairman Signs)
General Business:
BUS 1_ Approval of letter from the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado to Neil Kornze, Director of the Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior Regarding Comments on Resource Management Planning, Proposed BLM 2.0.
Bid Openings:
Bid Opening 1_ 2016 Aerial Imagery Project.
Bid Awards:
MOUs, Contracts and Agreements:
MCA 1_ Agreement for Services between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County for the benefit of the Lower White River Pest Control District and Elder Weed Spraying, Inc. for the 2016 Herbicide and Weed Spraying Project in an amount not to exceed $15,000.00.
MCA 2_ Agreement for Services between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County for the benefit of the Lower White River Pest Control District and Rocky Mountain Weed Management for the 2016 Herbicide and Weed Spraying Project in an amount not to exceed $15,000.00.
Resolutions:
Other Business:
Public Comments
County Commissioners Updates 1:15
Public Hearings:
Hearing 1_ Applicant Phil E. Brown is requesting a Subdivision Exemption SUBE- 0001-16, to sever a 6.21 acre parcel of land located at 28902 County Road 8, Meeker, Colorado.
RESOLUTION:
2016-_____ A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO, APPROVING RIO BLANCO COUNTY SUBDIVISION EXEMPTION SUBE-0001-16.
Hearing 2_ Land Use Regulation Resolution
RESOLUTION:
2016-_____A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO, APPROVING THE LAND USE REGULATIONS.
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 May 9, 2016, 11:00 a.m., 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 970-878-9573 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Published: May 19, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times

RANGELY BOARD OF TRUSTEES (TOWN COUNCIL)
The Regular Town Council Meeting of May 24, 2016 will be cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting will be held Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 7:00 P.M. There will be a council work session on May 24, 2016 at 6:00 P.M. with Better Cities in the Town Hall Conference Room. Thank You!
By: Lisa Piering, Clerk/Treasurer
Published: May 19, 2016
Rio Blanco Herald Times