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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: email@example.com
RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker.
AA & Al-Anon Meetings – RangelyAlcoholics 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 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 629-9691 . 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: firstname.lastname@example.org or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: email@example.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.
Food Bank of the Rockies mobile pantry truck will be in Rio Blanco County providing Food assistance to community members. Scheduled Dates for 2015:November 19,& December 17. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Adams Tax and Accounting, LLC is currently accepting new bookkeeping clients. Local, friendly, knowledgeable accountant. Call Michelle at (970) 942-3300 for more information.
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.
The33rd ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR At Parachute/Battlement Mesa, CO: Saturday, November 21st, 2015 from 9:00 a.m.. until 4:00 p.m. at Grand Valley High School in Parachute. 134 booths full of hand crafted items! Wonderful shopping opportunities! Free admittance! Plenty of parking! Concession stand, baked goods, kettle corn and refreshments on site!! Well worth the drive! Information: (970)285-0388
Consignment Auction Sat Nov. 21st 10 am Garfield County Fair Grounds, Rifle, CO.Couch’s, Loveseats, Chairs, Tables, Dressers, Mission Oak Full bed, Sewing Machines, TV’s,Porcelain Dolls, Branding irons, Camel Back Trunk, Large & Small Barn wood gates, Exercise machine, small Arc welder, 1998 Toyota Camry, Much Much More. To consign call Silver Nickel Auction Ser. Ralph Fritzlan Auctioneer more info: 970-571-1608 – Silvernickelauction.com.
AUCTION: SUNDAY DEC 6 – 11 AM To settle ESTATE of Elizabeth Backes (1941-2015) HOME, Strategically located: 826 Second St. Meeker. Heirs choose to sell the fastest fairest way Public Auction! Extra nice * 3 Bedroom * 3 Bath * Huge Den * Fireplaces. REAL ESTATE OPEN HOUSE BLACK Fri 11-4 and Sat 10-2 and/orContact us: * Terms * Preview * Register *Title Info * & receive a Pre-Bidadvantage. LIZ S SHOPPING MALL, HAS IT ALL!I mean it is JAM-PACKED! SELLING ITEM-ITEMAll in Exceptional Condition: 06Silverado + GMC 3 4 T.; EXTREME amount of Treasures Large Coin Collection, 20 Old Traps, Samurai swords; Rifle Cabinet Multiple Porcelain Dolls, 1930 s Coffee Urn w/Creamer & Sugar , Value Jewelry,Outstanding Furniture; Antiques, China, Glass Cabinets.You name the prices. Cookie Lockhart, Auctioneer/Broker cell/text 303.710.9999 Cookie@Lockhartauction.com: see pictures +: www.Lockhartauction.com Co-operating broker Steve Wix, Backcountry Realty
Roofing company looking forlaborers to work on Rangely College, wage negotiable. Please contact Becky or Dianna at (435)789-6898.
Local handyman services: painting, plumbing, flooring, etc. Quality work at decent rates.For an estimate please call (970)220-2150.
POOR BOY’S CONSTRUCTION, LLC, Residential and commercial, new construction, remodels, repairs and handyman work, fencing, and landscaping. Please call (435)790-0178.
FARM AND RANCH
Excellent horse hay, small bales, $4.00 per bale, $6.00 for certified weed free. Also have 30 ton round bales of grass hay $120 per ton.(970)314-5923
Like new, solid oak dining table. 42″x60″ with 2- 18″ leaves that expand it to 96′. Call (970) 878-3228 or (970)618-8375.
Colt AR-15, pre-ban, 8 mags, $1500 OBO. (970) 618-8375.
Welcome Hunters. Rangely Bunkhouse has a deal on a place to stay, $25.00 a night. Located at 313 W Main, Rangely, Colorado. Great place for hunting groups. Call Chris 970-620-2407.
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: Covered winter storage w/electricity for 36′ motorhome, approx 13 ft high. Willing to pay reasonable fee. Call 970-629-8866
FINAL DAY Estate yard sale of Cliff and Eunice Cress, Saturday, November 14, 9am to 3pm, 1143 Main Street. Still lots of good stuff. Please come.
HELP WANTED – FULL TIME
Field service technician- gas compressor mechanic. Full time, direct hire, opportunity. Location is Williston, ND. (303)223-4307
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Colorado Northwestern Community College, in Rangely, is seeking a qualified applicant for the Administrative Assistant- Registration Technician. This is a classified, full time, benefited position.A State of Colorado application is required and can be found at:http://www.colorado.gov/jobs A complete job description and the application process can also be found at: http://www.cncc.edu/employment-opportunities-2/under Classified Positions.Position is open through 4pm Friday November 13th, with the possibility of extending. CNCC is an equal opportunity employer.
Electricians & Apprentices
EC Electric, Inc is seeking Electriciansand Apprentices for commercial work inMeeker, Rifle and Grand Junction.Top pay, paid benefits, and long-termemployment/advancement opportunities.Job application form available atwww.ec-electric.com or contact ECElectric, Grand Junction at (970)241-3302.
Lifeguards: The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking applications for two 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 ofage or older; know how to swim; and be available a minimum of 10 hours per week.This position will start as primarily a daytime shift, but candidates must also be available for, early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts. 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 until Friday, November 20, 2015.
RANCH MANAGER WANTED: Rangely/Meeker, Colorado. Experienced cattle/hay ranch manager wanted for 800 plus cattle ranch. Looking for hands on experience plus management ability. Live on premises and responsible for hiringand managing staff. This ranch manager opportunity offers an on ranch private home, competitive salary, and benefits, along with use of a ranch vehicle. Candidates should please submit resume with past ranching experience, salary requirements, and references to : ranchGIM@gmail.com
Transportation Maintenance Worker I
Temp & Perm positions with CDOT across state. Base pay & overtime & extra $ for some locations. Perform roadway mtc & heavy equip operation. Class A or B CDL & heavy labor & equip operation exp required. Apply online @ www.colorado.gov/jobs. EOE
UTILITIES OPERATOR POSITION
The Town of Rangely currently has a position open with our Utilities Department with responsibilities focused on the operation of the Town waste water treatment facility, water treatment, and various areas of the water distribution. Qualified candidates with a Colorado Class D and preferably a Class A Water Treatment Operator Certification and a Colorado Class DWastewater Plant Operators Certification will be given preference, but the Town is willing to consider applicants with an aptitude to pursue these certifications in a timely manner.The Town of Rangely offers a complete benefit package.Salary would be evaluated and commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.You can view our community and obtain an application for employment on our Town website at Rangely.com. Further questions can be answered by calling (970) 675-8477.EEOC
HELP WANTED – PART TIME
The Rangely School District RE-4 has a part-time custodial position open at the Jr/Sr High School at this time. Please refer to our web site www.rangelyk12.org for more details.
BUSINESSES FOR SALE
Successful restaurant owners wishing to retire. Be your own boss at the profitable Ma Famiglia Restaurant!Contact Suzan Pelloni, Western Exposures Realty. 970-623-2900
REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS
35 Acres, Little Beaver Estates, Lot 18. $3,000 per acre. 970-260-5454
RANGELY: Double lot for sale in Rangely, 225 Mesa, $15,500 firm. Please call (307) 875- 5745 or (307)871-7820.
RENTALS – MEEKER
LARGE 3 BDR 2 BA house, $825 per month plus deposit, (970)878-3736 or (970) 260-8844.
2BR/1BA, Nice location, fenced yard. $550 per month plus utilities.970-328-6850
2 BDR/1.5 BA townhouse, washer/dryer, small fenced backyard, newly remodeled.$650 mo, $750 deposit. Small pets negotiable. (970)878-5486 or (970)930-5646
1 BDR, 1 BA house at 789 1/2 Water St., $450 per month +electric, gas and deposit. Pets accepted with approval, 1 year lease. (970)948-5743
3,000 sq ft, 4 BDR/2 BA, new flooring, paint, bathroom & appliances. $1200 mo, plus utilities, $1000 security deposit. Single car garage, sits on 2 acres, forced air heat & fireplace. 9 mi so of Meeker on Hwy 13. 878-4757
3 BDR/2 BA house avail now on 5 acres, 13mi up Co Rd 8. Can have up to 5 horses, 2,400 sq ft, immaculate. $1,900 mo plus deposit & utilities, NS. 970-317-8405
For rent- 2BDR, 2BA apartments, inlcudes utilities, WD. Furnished or unfurnished, close to schools, long term or short term lease options plus damage deposit. Call (970)629-9714.
3 BDR, 1.5 BA, nicely furnished/unfurnished townhouse. Washer & dryer included, NS, water, trash & sewer included. $800/mo. plus security deposit. 878-5858.
Looking to share my home in Meeker with the right person. Beautiful home and deck, utilities, and all amenities included. Carol (970)620-0917.
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 to $685 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
RENTALS – RANGELY
3 BDR, 1 BA, house, 2-car garage, large storage unit, large backyard, $950 + utilities (970)640-2393.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138
Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plusdeposit. 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858
Clean, quiet duplex for rent 2 BDR 1 BA, new kitchen, washer/dryer, $700 per month, prefer no pets. 317 South Sunset Call (970)250-2183.
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.
NOTICE OF PROPOSED
TOWN OF MEEKER 2016 BUDGET
DATE: NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget for the Town of Meeker for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2016 has been submitted to the Town of Meeker Board of Trustees, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, and has been filed in the office of the Town Clerk, 345 Market Street, where it is available for public inspection beginning October 15, 2015 during regular business hours Monday through Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., it is also available on the Town’s website www.townofmeeker.org.Such proposed budget will be considered for adoption by the Board of Trustees during a Public Hearing scheduled November 17, 2015 at 7:00P.M. at the Board of Trustees regular meeting, at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado.The public is invited to attend the public hearing. Any elector of the Town of Meeker has a right to file or register his protest with the Town of Meeker prior to the time of the adoption of the budget by the Town of Meeker. Town of Meeker Lisa Cook, Town Clerk
Published:October 15, 2015, October 29, 2015, November 12, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE OF PROPOSED BUDGET
Notice is hereby given that a proposedbudget has been submitted to theEastern Rio Blanco County HealthService District (dba Pioneers MedicalCenter) Board of Directors for theensuing year of 2016. A copy of suchproposed budget has been filed in theoffice of the District at 100 PioneersMedical Center Drive, Meeker,Colorado, 81641, where same is openfor public inspection.Such proposed budget will beconsidered at the regular meeting ofthe Eastern Rio Blanco County HealthService District Board of Directors tobe held at Pioneers Medical Center,100 Pioneers Medical Center Drive,Meeker, Colorado, 81641 onNovember 19th, 2015 at 12:00 Noon.Any interested elector of the Districtmay inspect the proposed budget andfile or register any objections theretoat any time prior to the final adoptionof the budget.
Published: October 15th, 2015 andNovember 12th, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Estate of Ruth W. Pearce, a/k/a Ruth Pearce, a/k/a Ruth Waechter Pearce, a/k/a Ruth Imogene Pearce, a/k/a Ruth I. Pearce, Deceased
Case Number 2015 PR 30022
All persons having claims against the above-named estate are required to present them to the Personal Representative or to District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado, on or beforeMarch 2, 2016, or the claims may be forever barred.
Christine A. Pearce,Personal Representative c/o Suzanna Wasito Tiftickjian, Esq. Hutchins & Associates LLC 1999 Broadway, Suite 1400 Denver, Colorado 80202
Publish: October 29, November 5 and 12, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE OF BUDGET
RIO BLANCO WATER CONSERVANCY DISTRICT
Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District Board of Directors for the ensuing year of 2016; a copy of such proposed budget has been filed in the office of the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District located at 2252 East Main, Rangely, Colorado, where same is open for public inspection; such proposed budget will be considered at a re-scheduled monthly meeting of the Board of Directors to be held at the District’s office, 2252 East Main on Wednesday,November 18, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. Any interested elector of such Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District may inspect the proposed budget and file or register any objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.
Publish:November 5th and November 12th, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
RIO BLANCO COUNTY
NOTICE OFFINAL CONTRACTOR SETTLEMENT
2015 RIO BLANCO COUNTY ROAD 5 SP-7 WILDLIFE CROSSING PROJECT
NOTICE is hereby given that on the 23rdday of November, 2015 at Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be authorized by the Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners with Oldcastle SW Group, Inc., dba United Companies of Mesa County of 2273 River Road, Grand Junction, CO81505 for all work done by said CONTRACTOR on the project known as 2015 Rio Blanco County Road 5 SP-7 Wildlife Crossing Project. 1)Any person, co-partnership, association, or corporation who has an unpaid claim against the said project may at any time, up to and including the date specified in item 2 below, file a VERIFIED STATEMENT of the amount due and unpaid on account of such claims. 2)All such claims shall be filed with Van Pilaud, County Engineer, Rio Blanco County Road & Bridge Department, 570 2nd Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641 on or before November 18, 2015. 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 2nd day of November, 2015. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY BY JEFFREY D. ESKELSON, CHAIRMAN
First Publication: 11/5/15 Last Publication: 11/12/15
Rio Blanco Herald Times
MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT
RE-1 Board of Education Regular Board Meeting
555 Garfield Street
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.
1.Call to Order and Roll Call
2.Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. Ridings will lead the Pledge of Allegiance
3.Welcome of Guests
4.Approval of Agenda
5.Presentation from High School Softball Team
6.Recognition of Outgoing BOE Members Recess
7.Certification of Election
8.Oath of Office for Incoming BOE Members
9.Election of BOE Officers (all offices are 2-year terms)
General Public Comment Session: (comments limited to three minutes)
1.Approval:Minutes from Regular Board Meeting on October 20, 2015
2.Acceptance:Financial Reports forOctober 2015
3.Acceptance:Check vouchers for October 2015 Public/Committee Reports:DAC, BAC, Meeker Education Foundation, BOCES
1.Elementary School – Kathy Collins
2.Barone Middle School – Jim Hanks
3.Meeker High School – Amy Chinn
a.Classified/Certified Substitute – Laurie Simonsen
b.Custodial Substitute – Leah Poole
2.Approval:Policy BE (School Board Meetings) – 3rd Reading
3.Approval:Policy KE (Public Concerns and Complaints) – 3rd Reading
4.Acceptance:Proposal to replace Barone Middle School boiler pumps
5.Approval:Consolidation of ColoTrust Accounts
Executive Session: (If needed)
Other BOE Information
Published: November 12, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
MANUFACTURED HOME 2014 TAX LIEN SALE NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT, ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2015, AT 10:00 A.M. IN THE OFFICE OF THE TREASURER OF RIO BLANCO COUNTY, LOCATED IN THE RIO BLANCO COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 555 MAIN STREET, IN MEEKER, COLORADO, THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED MANUFACTURED HOMES DISTRAINED PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTE SHALL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER FOR THE 2014 TAXES, PENALTIES, AND COSTSM2800007
1ACE WEST, INC. MBL HOME TITLE: 49E123747SERIAL: 31520243X YEAR: 2009MAKE: SKYLINE/F303CTB SIZE: 16 X 52.5Total Due: $386.89 M1200007
2 RALEY, DAVID & JUDY MBL HOME TITLE: 49E061451SERIAL: 6948 YEAR: 1978 MAKE: CLIFTON IMP SIZE: 14 X 72 Total Due: $31.74KAREN ARNOLD, TREASURER RIO BLANCO COUNTY P O BOX G MEEKER CO81641 (970) 878-9660
PUBLISHED: NOVEMBER 12, 2015
RIO BLANCO HERALD TIMES
TOWN OF MEEKER BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 7:00 P.M.
Regular Scheduled Board Meeting
345 Market Street, Meeker, CO
Call to Order
Pledge of Allegiance
Approval of the Agenda
Approval of the Previous Minutes
Approval of Monthly Disbursements
~Public Hearings- 7:00 p.m.
~Request from DACIA, INC dba “Mexican House” for a Liquor or 3.2 Percent Beer License renewal
~Request from “Hops & Grapes, LLC” for renewal of a Tavern License located at 723 Market Street
~Request from Pizza Hut for a Liquor or 3.2 Percent Beer License renewal
~Special Review Use application for WREA/Meeker School District RE-1, to construct, maintain and operate the “Meeker Solar Garden” at 450 School Street
~Ordinance 09-2015, an ordinance amending the 2015 Budget and approving supplemental appropriations for the Town of Meeker
~2016 Town of Meeker Final Budget Hearing
~Request for approval of 2016 Town of Meeker Holiday Schedule in compliance with the Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedures
Town Manager’s Reports
Town Attorney’s Report
Executive Session: Town Administrator discussion with Board of Trustees regarding future performance goals and directives C.R.S. 24-6-402(4)(f)
Published: November 12, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
Board of County Commissioners
Monday, November 16, 2015
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 November 16, 2015 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the November 16, 2015 Agenda
AGENDA FOR NOVEMBER 16, 2015
1. Approval of the Board Minutes of November 9, 2015 (All Sign)
2a. Treasurer’s Monthly Report October 2015.
2b. Treasurer’s Publication List October 2015.
3. Grant of Permanent Non-Exclusive Easement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Eric Peterson granting to the County unimpaired ingress and egress across land owned by Grantor for the Rio Blanco County Broadband Project. (All Sign)
4.Grant of Permanent Non-Exclusive Easement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Ernie Langelier granting to the County unimpaired ingress and egress across land owned by Grantor for the Rio Blanco County Broadband Project. (All Sign)
5. Grant of Permanent Non-Exclusive Easement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Sky Investment Inc., by and through Ken Stiles, granting to the County unimpaired ingress and egress across land owned by Grantor for the Rio Blanco County Broadband Project. (All Sign)
6. Budget Variance Report – 043 FCI Constructors Inc., Project 10-14-030 to fund the costs associated with the water softening system, in an amount not to exceed $15,539.00. (Chairman Only)
7. Contract Modification Order to Memorandum of Understanding between DOLA, University of Colorado, Denver, and Rio Blanco County for the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds, Meeker, CO needs assessment visioning project, extending the completion date to September 30, 2016 with no change in the dollar amount. (All Sign)
8. Budget Variance Report – 046 FCI Constructors Inc., Project 10-14-030 to fund the costs for Tally Ho to perform soil remediation as directed by Ground Engineering at the parking lot located on the East side of the site along 4th Street, as well as the parking lot and sidewalks on the North side of the site along Park Ave in an amount not to exceed $40,768.00. (Chairman Only)
9. Agreement with FCI Constructors for Rio Blanco County Courthouse Renovation pre-construction services beginning November 9, 2015 with completion on or before January 30, 2017 in an amount not to exceed $25,000.
10. AIA Document G701-2001 Change Order for Rio Blanco County Design-Build Capital Projects for the Co/Lo Remodel with a contract change in an amount of $492,440, changing the contract total amount not to exceed $1,322,649.50
Bus 1. Motion to Revoke Approval of Agreement for Services between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and ProSpace, executed on November 9, 2015. (No Signature Required)
Bid Open 1. Fleet Management Department – Brush Chipper Bid Opening.
MOU’s, Contracts and Agreements:
MCA 1. Memorandum of Understanding between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement Western Region Regarding Trapper Mine. (All Sign)
MCA 2. Memorandum of Understanding between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and The Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management, White River Field Office for the purpose of preparing the Travel and Transportation Management Resource Plan Amendment and Environmental Assessment. (Authorize Chairman to Sign Out of Session)
MCA 3. Columbine Park Management Agreement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Colorado Northwest Community College. (All Sign)
MCA 4. Rangely Airport Management Agreement between the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado and Colorado Northwest Community College. (All Sign)
County Commissioners Updates
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 November 23, 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: November 12, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times
INVITATION TO BID
TOWN OF DINOSAUR WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANTIMPROVEMENTS PHASE IIC
November 11, 2015
Sealed bids for Phase IIC of the Town of Dinosaur’s Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements project will be received at the Dinosaur Town Hall, 317 Stegosaurus Freeway, P.O. Box 238, Dinosaur, Colorado 81610 until 3 p.m. local time, December 1, 2015 at which time, in said office, bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Mailed bids should be addressed to Richard Blakley, Mayor, Town of Dinosaur. The construction site is located at the Town’s existing wastewater treatment plant, approximately 1/2-mile southeast of the Town of Dinosaur off State Highway 64. The construction for which bids are being requested generally consists of installation of a new synthetic liner in the inactive/dry second evaporative lagoon cell including the following major items:
1. Site preparation including grading of existing (inactive) evaporative lagoon cell to remove temporary access road used to access the bottom of the lagoon, and any other necessary grading to prepare lagoon surface for liner installation.
2. Installation of approximately 1,775 L.F. of spun bound geotextile fabric over existing gas vent piping trenches installed under Phase IIA.
3. Installation of approximately 23,120 square yards of 45 mil reinforced polypropylene liner in inactive Lagoon Cell No. 2.
4. Modification of existing level control structure to install new canal gate and grating.
5. Gravel surfacing around existing lagoon access roads.
The Plans and Specifications may be examined at the following locations:
1. WestWater Engineering, 2516 Foresight Circle #1, Grand Junction, Colorado
2. Dinosaur Town Hall, 317 Stegosaurus Freeway, Dinosaur, Colorado
3. Western Colorado Contractors Association, 2470 F Road, #14, Grand Junction, Colorado
A hard copy or e-file copy of the Plans and Specifications may be obtained by contacting WestWater Engineering, 2516 Foresight Circle #1, Grand Junction, CO 81505, (970) 241-7076.There is no charge for the Plans and Specifications. This project is also subject to the State of Colorado’s Revolving Loan Fund (SRF) requirements as further described in the Contract Documents, including:
1) Davis-Bacon & Related Acts
2) American Iron and Steel
3) Certification Regarding Debarment, Suspension, and Other Responsibility Matters
4) Prohibition Against Participation of Listed Violating Facilities
5) Williams Steiger Occupational Safety andHealth Act of 1970
6) Archeological Discoveries
7) Compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act
The requirements for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program (DBE) has been waived for this project due to the project size. Complete instructions regarding insurance, bonds, and bidding requirements are given in the Proposal. A bid security of 5% is required. The Owner reserves the right to waive informalities in bids and to reject any or all bids. Performance and payment bonds (100%) are required on the Contract. A site visit can be scheduled individually by contacting Richard Blakley at the Town of Dinosaur at (970) 374-2286. FOR THE TOWN OF DINOSAUR BY:Richard Blakley, Mayor
Published: November 12, 2015
Rio Blanco Herald Times