Ads for 04/23/15
ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us
44444 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.
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: email@example.com or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Food Bank of the Rockies mobile food pantry truck will be providing Food assistance to community members of Rio Blanco County. Scheduled Dates for 2015: January 29, February 26, March 26, April 30 & May 28. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bring your own boxes to transport food. Seniors and handicapped served first. No qualifications or eligibility forms. Product distributed to anyone seeking food assistance on first come, first served basis. 40# senior box pickup at 10:30. Applications available for over age 60. FBR contact: Jill Heidel 877-953-3937. Sponsor contact: Debra Barney 970-878-9650.
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, April 24: Vegetable soup, hamburger w/bun, onions, lettuce, tomato, French fries, green beans, fall fruit salad.
MONDAY, April 27: Roast chicken w/mushroom sauce, brown rice, broccoli salad, fresh fruit.
TUESDAY, April 28: Chef salad, strawberries & bananas, cornbread.
WEDNESDAY April 29: Happy Birthday! Roast beef w/gravy, mashed potatoes, salad greens, green beans, cake and ice cream.
FRIDAY, May 1 : Minestrone soup, baked zita w/sausage, garlic bread, orange jello w/ mandarin.
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.
Oldtimers Annual Celebration Saturday, June 6, 2015. If you have lived in RBC for 30 years or went to school here, join us. Save the date. Call (970)878-4138 for your invitation.
Ike & Claudia Shults have sold their ranch and are moving to Grand Junction. I will hold an auction sale May 9th. If you have some sellable items to sell call me at (970)878-4331 so I can advertise them. Bryce Purkey
MOVING AUCTION, Saturday April 25th, 10:00 AM, 22785 Cty Rd 23, Sunbeam, CO (6 miles West of Maybell, CO) 2003 Dodge Durango, Model A & T vehicles and quite a few parts, 3 & 4 wheelers, riding mower, lots of hand & power tools of all kinds, fuel tanks, antiques & collectables,iron wheeled wagon, water pumps, yard furniture & appliances, records, toys, comic books & more, Owner Bill Sloan. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service 970-260-5577, see web www.cpauction.com “Call me about a job for you”
In home care services available day or night. Will travel. Call (970) 620 – 0917.
FARM AND RANCH
Huberwoods in Lapoint, UT Corral Poles 8′-20′, Fence Stays Posts 8′ (pine & cedar), Line and Corner Teepee poles and Small Logs (will deliver 2.00/loaded mile) Call Brad: (435) 790-3038 or (435) 247-2481
FIREWOOD AND STOVES
Spring Sale, premium pinyon, $200 a ton. More heat than 2 cords of pine. Mark Schumacher, Rangely 970-620-0387 voicemail
Snowblower-Husqvarna 24″, 2 stage, 5.5 HP, Tecumseh, single lever adjustable chute control, variable front & rear drive. Good, reliable machine, $225. Call Ron (970)878-3507.
Colt AR-15, pre-ban, 8 mags, $1500 OBO. (970) 618-8375.
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
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.
MEGA YARD SALE, front and back yard. 11 East Main St., Saturday, April 25, 8 AM-? Small appliances, dishes, Christmas deco, treasures old and new, camping gear.
MEEKER- 1136 Michael Circle, Saturday, April 23, 8-Noon. No early birds. Lots of miscellaneous.
HELP WANTED – FULL TIME
GAS PLANT OPERATOR
Will have a diversified set of in and around the Chevron Wilson Creek gas plant. Must have at least 2 years oil and gas experience. Experience working in plant atmosphere a plus! Full Time Position – includes company truck. Wage dependent on experience and qualifications. Includes Comprehensive Benefits Package TO APPLY: Online at www.rediservicesllc.com or Email resume/application to email@example.com or Fax to: 970-878-4440. You can also apply in person at 235 County Road 15 in Meeker.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking a part-time non-benefited Housekeeper; hiring range $13.01 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 Tuesday, May 5. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.
Now hiring for EXPERIENCED Heavy Equipment Operators & Laborers. Operators with Class A CDL license a plus. Work located in Meeker, CO & surrounding area. 970-878-3474
The Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District is accepting applications for a full time Reservoir/Hydroelectric Operator position. Job description and application are available from the District’s office at 2252 E. Main Rangely, Colorado 81648 or by calling the District office at 970-675-5055. Salary range for this position will is dependent upon education and experience. Position will remain open until filled. Successful applicant must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen. The District is an equal opportunity employer.
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one full-time exempt Marketing/Communications Specialist. Hiring range is $21.63-$30.77/hr. The Marketing and Communications Specialist works in coordinated effort with the Executive Director and management to develop and implement District marketing and branding strategies, public relations campaigns, and related projects. Daily responsibilitiesand tasks include; oversight of the District website and social media, creation of promotional materials and printed advertising, and assisting other staff with activities that promote the District to the community and visitors of Eastern Rio Blanco County. Applicants must have knowledge and experience in the use of graphic design computer programs Adobe Photoshop, In Design, and Illustrator; must be 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or GED; one (1) or more years experience in marketing/graphic design related work, other related experience may be considered. 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. Applicants are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and on the website, www.MeekerRecDistrict.com. Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.
GAS PLANT OPERATOR
Will provide operational service in the WRD-Meeker Gas Plant. Candidate must have mechanical ability, familiar with EHS regulations, and basic computer skills. Must have HS diploma or equivalent. For more info and to apply online visit: Kochcareers.com. Search for Job Number: 034312
RANGELY SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-4 has employment positions open at this time; please refer to www.rangelyk12.org for detailed information and applications.
SPORTS OFFICIALS The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking Sports Officials. This position is part time without benefits; hiring range is $14.46 – $19.90/hr. Requirements include, but are not limited to: knowledge of sport and rules, ability to multitask and communicate effectively with adults and children. Applicants must be 15 years of age or older. All interested individuals are encouraged to apply. 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.
THE DECK WILL BE OPENING SOON! Summer help needed for front of house. All positions and shifts available. Pick up an application at MA FAMIGLIA’S.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER
Home for Sale on corner lot. 570 11th Street 2 BDR, 2 BA, Large covered deck, carport, storage buildings, additional covered parking, wood stove. Must see! Call (970)878-4274.
REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS
FSBO: 22 Acre horse property and RV service, heated utility building with W/D service, new fence and more. 4751 County Road 7.(580)377-9436. $85,000.00.
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
Split level HOme on 20 acres of fenced pasture. 4 BDR, 3 BA, 2-car garage, family, laundry, living, dining rooms, wood stove. $1300 per month + electrcity. (970)963-0461.
2 BDR/1 BA Apartment: $400 + electric and deposit. 878-3363 or 970-260-3302
2 bdr/1 1/2 BA townhome. No smoking, no pets. $600 a month. Call 970-396-1924
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.
Apartment for rent. 2 BDR, 1 BA, $500 per month, includes utilities. Call (970)878-5026.
Clean, quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $425/ month + deposit. Call (970) 878-3736 or (970) 260-8844
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
Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit . 2 bedroom, Available immediately, newly remodeled inside and out. Contact Dan (970)462-6858 or Rodney (970)462-6538.
Nice 2 BDR/2BA duplex with attached covered parking, no pets. Available now. (970) 778-5040.
Large 2 BDR/1BA apt for rent, quiet and private, good location. No pets. (970)778-5040.
Commercial property with great location. Main Street. Call for particulars. Available now. (970)778-5040.
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138
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 is hereby given of the filing of Permit Revision 04 (PR-04) to the Colowy Coal Mine Permit No. C-1981-019, by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway 13, Meeker, CO. 81641, with the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Suite 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. PR-04 proposes updates to the Collom Mine expansion area to reflect changes to the mine plan, a reconfiguration of the temporary out of pit stockpile, proposed sediment control measures including additional sediment pond locations, a new facilities layout, and revisions to the permit boundary. Lands to be affected by this Permit Revision are owned by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., the State of Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management and are located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado, west of Colorado State Highway 13 and west of Moffat County Road 51. The affected area can be located on U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute quadrangle map Nos. N4015-W10745/7.5 (Axial, Colorado) and N4007.5-W10745/7.5 (Ninemile Gap, Colorado), 40107 C8-TF-024 (Easton Gulch, Colorado) and N4007.5-WW10752.5/7.5 (Devils Hole Gulch, Colorado) and is more particularly described as follows: All or portions of Sections 2-6, 7-11, 14-22, and 28-30 of Township 3 North, Range 93 West, all or portions of Sections 13, 15-18, 20-24, 26-30, and 31-34 of Township 4 North, Range 93, all or portions of Sections 1-3, 10-12, and 14-15 of Township 3 North, Range 94 West, and all or portions of Sections 12, 13, 18, 23-27, and 34-36 of Township 4 North, Range 94 West of the 6th P.M., Moffat County and Rio Blanco County, Colorado, A precise description of the Permit Boundary can be found in Volume2A, Exhibit 1, Item 12 of the permit document and is included herein by reference. A copy of the application for this Permit Revision is on file at the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder s Office in the Moffat County Courthouse located at 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado, 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder s Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 8164. Questions concerning this Permit Revision should be directed to Tony Tennyson, Senior Environmental Engineer at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Inc., at (970) 824-1232. Any person having an interest concerning this Permit Revision has the right to provide written comments or objections to the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety at the address noted above. Comments to the Division must be made within 30 days after the final publication of this notice.
Published: April 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
SENIOR CITIZEN’S WATER RATE REDUCTION PROGRAM
If you live in a household with one family member who is 64 years or older, as shown by a birth certificate, school records, and military discharge documents or other supporting documentation acceptable to the Town of Meeker, you may qualify for a reduced water rate during the months of May through September. Eligible households receive the first 8,000 gallons of water free each month (a savings of $24.00 per month). Usage over 8,000 gallons per month will be billed at the rate of $1.55 cents per 1,000 gallons. To qualify for the program, the total gross family income for all residents of the household mustbe less than one thousand, six hundred forty five dollars and ninety three cents per month ($1,645.93) or nineteen thousand, seven hundred fifty one dollars and twenty three cents ($19,751.23) per year as evidenced by the federal income tax return/s for all household members for the year 2014. If you are not required to file an income tax return, please provide copies of all non taxable income received by the household for the year 2014. If you have been previously enrolled in this program, the Town has your proof of age on file and will only require that you provide the income tax return or written proof of non-taxable income. In order to quality for the program for the month of May, please provide the town with the required information no later than May 20, 2015. If you miss the May deadline you may qualify for a reduction in June if the required information is filed with the Town no later than June 20, 2015. If you have questions or need more information, the Town welcomes your call at 878-5344. Please ask for Kathy or Julie. Thank you.
Published: April 23 & May 7, 2015 The Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE OF BUDGET
Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Rangely Junior College District Board of Directors for the ensuing year of 2015-2016; a copy of such proposed budget is on file with Linda Gordon/Budget Officer, 215 Hillcrest Avenue, Rangely, CO where same is open for public inspection; such proposed budget will be considered at the regularly scheduled board meeting of the Rangely Junior College District to be held on May 11, 2015, 12:00 noon CNCC, Johnson Banquet Room for final adoption of budget. Any interested elector of such Rangely Junior College District may inspect the proposed budget and file or registerany objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget. Publish: April 23, 2015, April 30, 2015 and May 7, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
TOWN OF RANGELY
Check Register March 2015
VENDOR, AMOUNT, DESCRIPTION
A WORLD OF TILE GRAND JUNCTION, $68.72, Expenses
ACCUTEST MOUNTAIN STATES, $534.00, Chemicals
AFLAC, $455.86, Payroll deduction
AIR LIQUIDE AMERICA SPECIALTYGAS LLC, $34.16, Expenses
AIRGAS USA LLC, $643.45, Services
ALERT/SAM, $80.00, Training
ALL COPY PRODUCTS, $659.08, Expenses
ANIMAL HEALTH & SANITARY SUPPLY, $364.73, Animal Shelter Expenses
ASHLEY VALLEY VETERINARY CLINIC, PC, $106.00, Animal Shelter Expenses
BACK TO HEALTH CHIROPRACTIC OF RANGELY, $120.00, Services
BAILEY, ANDREW, $146.66, Expenses
BALBOA CAPITAL CORP., $306.00, Expenses
BOVEE, STAN & LINDA, $408.76, Deposit Refund
BOY-KO SUPPLY CO, $263.25, Expenses
BRADY, ANN, $100.00, Council Stipend
BRASFIELD, JOE, $1000.00, Benefit Reimburstment
BRENTON SERVICES COMPANY, $52.82, Expenses
CALIFORNIA CONTRACTORS SUPPLY, $694.68, Expenses
CALVIN, DAVE, $60.33, Expenses CASELLE, INC., $799.33, Services
CASTO, BRAD, $100.00, Council Stipend
CENTURYLINK, $2678.42, Telephone/Services
CIRSA, $21061.75, P/C Qtr
CNCC FOUNDATION, $200.00
COLORADO BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, $38.50, Expenses
COLORADO CHAPTER ICC, $30.00, Expenses
CONSERVANCY OIL COMPANY, $449.90, Expenses
COUNTRYSIDE VETERINARY CLINIC, $42.00, Animal Shelter Expenses
DAN E. WILSON, ATTORNEY AT LAW LLC, $1278.56, Services
DIRECTV, $306.00, WRV Television
DUCEY’S ELECTRIC, $1774.69, Expenses
EDDY, DAN, $100.00, Council Stipend
ELSTER AMERICAN METER COMPANY, $2622.72, Expenses
ENGLERT, MICHAEL, $149.99, Expenses
FAMILY SUPPORT REGISTRY, $373.80, Payroll deduction
FARNEY, LINDA, $24.00, Expenses
FEDERAL EXPRESS, $30.67, Expenses
FIDELITY ADVISOR FUNDS, $20600.47, Payroll deduction
FIRST BANKCARD, $6387.08, Expenses
FIRST STATE BANK OF LIVINGSTON, $455.00, WRV Television
FPPA, $336.20, PD Insurance
FRESH EXPRESS CLEANING, $54.50, Expenses
GIBBONS, BETH, $50.00, Animal Shelter Expenses
GRAND JUNCTION PIPE & SUPPLY, $1196.39, Expenses
GREAT AMERICAN LEASING COMPANY, $330.00, Lease
HACH, $147.31, Chemicals
HATCH, LISA, $100.00, Council Stipend
HERITAGE BUILDING & LUMBER, $678.81, Expenses
HF SCIENTIFIC, INC, $398.69, Chemicals
HILL, ANGIE, $54.00, Expenses
HOUSE OF MARBLE INC., $1004.00, Expenses
HUITT, FRANK, $150.00, Council Stipend
INDUSTRIAL ELECTRIC MOTOR SVCE, $697.20, Expenses
JJ’S TIRE & AUTOMOTIVE, $200.50, Services
KANSAS CITY LIFE, $1703.54, Life & STD Insurance
KINNEY, ROY, $309.50, Benefit Reimburstment
LAW ENFORCEMENT SYSTEMS, INC., $78.00, Expenses
LEBLEU, JEFF, $809.00, Benefit Reimburstment
LOHMILLER & COMPANY, $1140.00, Expenses
MAIL SERVICES, $971.37, Services
MANSFIELD PRINTING, INC., $100.65, Expenses
MASTERCARD, $2012.24, Expenses
MESA COUNTY HEALTH DEPT REG LABORATORY, $160.00, Expenses
MONUMENT POWDER COATING, INC., $600.00, Expenses
MOON LAKE ELECTRIC, $12291.25, Electricity
MOUNTAIN WEST SECURITY LLC, $20.00, Expenses
MWI VETERINARY SUPPLY, $700.95, Animal Shelter Expenses
NATIONAL METER & AUTOMATION, $4101.32, Expenses
NETWORKS UNLIMITED, $2192.98, Support
NICOLETTI-FLATER ASSOCIATES PLLP, $200.00, Services
NIELSEN, JOSEPH, $100.00, Council Stipend
PIERING, LISA, $40.00, Expenses
PINNACOL ASSURANCE, $2723.16, Expenses
PIPELINE TESTING CONSORTIUM, $255.00, Services
PITNEY BOWES INC, $104.83, Services
PROFESSIONAL TOUCH, $757.54, Expenses
PSYCHOLOGICAL RESOURCES, $330.00, Expenses
QUALITY CARPET, $1689.14, Expenses
QUILL, $605.62, Expenses
RANGELY AUTO PARTS, $1114.38, Expenses
RANGELY CONOCO, $25.00, Expenses
RANGELY HARDWARE, $5017.90, Expenses
RANGELY INSURANCE GROUP, $117.00, Services
RANGELY SCHOOL FOUNDATION, $13566.32, Sales Tax Funding
RANGELY TRASH SERVICE, $789.00, Services
RANGELY, TOWN OF, $7781.60, Utilities
REED, DONALD, $236.00, Benefit Reimburstment
RESPOND FIRST AID SYSTEMS, $47.85, Expenses
RIO BLANCO COUNTY, $3988.84, Fuel
RIO BLANCO HEARLD TIMES, $308.37, Services
ROCKY AHMA, $25.00, Training
ROCKY MOUNTAIN HEALTH PLANS, $23689.58, Health Ins
ROMNEY, SHERMAN, $2330.00, Services
SCHMEUSHER GORDON MEYER, INC., $14613.75, Expenses
SENERGY BUILDERS, 45313.70, Housing Rental Fee
SHAFFER, ANDREW, $100.00, Council Stipend
SIMPLIFILE, LLC, $505.00, Services
STEWART WELDING & MACHINE, INC., $40.00, Expenses
STRATA NETWORKS, $500.00, Services
SUMMIT ENERGY, $65131.91, Gas Transmission/Transport
TASER INTERNATIONAL, $5235.34, Expenses
THOMSON REUTERS-WEST, $149.21, Expenses
TRANSUNION RISK& ALTERNATIVE, $18.75, Services
TRI-COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION, $2065.00, Expenses
UNCC, $78.65, Services
USA BLUEBOOK, $637.97, Expenses
VERIZON WIRELESS, $1662.54, Cell Service
VERNAL PET CLINIC & WELLNESS CENTER, $110.00, Animal Shelter Expenses
VERNAL WINNELSON CO, $879.63, Expenses
VET CLINIC, THE, $167.50, Animal Shelter Expenses
WALTER ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP, LLC, $1896.50, Services
WEX BANK, $2470.41, Fuel
WHITE RIVER MARKET, $124.50, Supplies
WILCZEK, KAREN, $300.00 , Judge Fee
WISS, JANNEY, ELSTNER & ASSOCIATES, INC., $875.00, Services
WRB REC & PARK DISTRICT, $88.50, Expenses
Publish April 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
RIO BLANCO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, April 29, 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, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado to consider the following: Special Use Permit (SUP) 15-01 – White River City Wet Pit. The applicant is requesting a Special Use Permit for construction and operation of a wet pit for the purpose of mining gravel at 41138 County Road 5 in Section 1, T1N, R97W and Section 36, T2N, R97W, 6th P.M. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9580 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: April 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Notice is hereby given of the filing of a Technical Revision 105 to the Colowyo Coal Mine, Mining Permit No. C-1981-019, by the Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway 13, Meeker, CO. 81641, with the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. TR-105 proposed changes to the post-mine topography and revises the surface water hydrology related to topographic changes in the proposed post-mine topography. All of the areas to be affected by this Technical Revision are owned by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., the State of Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management and are located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado, west of Colorado State Highway 13 and east of Moffat County Road 51. The affected area can be located on U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute quadrangle map Nos. N4015-W10745/7.5 (Axial, Colorado) and N4007.5-W10745/7.5 (Ninemile Gap, Colorado) and is more particularly described as follows: All or portions of Sections 2-5, 7-11, 14-22, and 28-30 of Township 3 North, Range 93 West and all or portions of Sections 13, 15, 16, 21-24, 26-28, and 32-34 of Township 4 North, Range 93 West of the 6th P.M., Moffat County and Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A precise description of the Permit Boundary can be found in Volume 2A, Exhibit 1, Item 12 of the permit document and is included herein by reference. A copy of the application for the Technical Revision is on file at the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder’s Office in the Moffat County Courthouse located at 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado, 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder’s Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 8164. Questions concerning this TR should be directed to Tony Tennyson, Senior Environmental Engineer at Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Inc., at (970) 824-1232. Any person having an interest concerning this Technical Revision has the right to provide written comments or objections concerning this Technical Revision to the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety at the address noted above. Comments to the Division must be made within 10 days after the publication of this notice.
Published: April 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Notice of the Town Council Board Meeting for April 28th, 2015 has been Cancelled. The next meeting will be May 12th at 7:00 pm. Published April 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald
Board of County Commissioners
Monday, April 27, 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 mayaddress 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 April 27, 2015 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the April 27 2015 Agenda
Agenda for April 13, 2015
Approval of the Board Minutes of April 20, 2015
Contract Modification #2 with Big Horn Tree Service for RBC 2015 Courthouse Tree Trimming and Removal for the total sum of $250.00 and 0 days contract extension
Agreement for Services with Northwest Colorado Consultants, Inc., for the Restroom Facility Geotechnical Report in an amount not to exceed $4,400.00, with contract completion date of July 1, 2015
Agreement for Services with SGM Engineering for the Structural Evaluation for the Hoke residence, in an amount not to exceed $1,980.00, with contract completion of December 31, 2015
RBC 2015 Justice Center CMGG Construction BVR-002 contingency usage for $7,400.00 for design addendum #3
Bid Award: MOU’s, Contracts and Agreements:
Contract with Olathe Spray Service, Inc. for 2015 herbicide spraying services in and amount not to exceed $25,000.00
Intergovernmental Agreement with White River and Douglas Creek Conservation Districts regarding the preparation of the Land and Resource Management Plan
Contract with Budd-Falen Law Office and Y2 Consultants, LLC for the preparation of the Land and Resource Management Plan in an amount not to exceed $55,000.00
Intergovernmental Agreement with the Colorado Water Conservation Board and FEMA regarding the LIDAR project in an amount not to exceed $70,000.00
Memorandum of Understanding between the Board of Govenors of the Colorado State University Extension and the Board of County Commissioners of Rio Blanco County, Colorado for the provision of Extension programs to the cities of Rio Blanco County.
Contract with Fiber Communications for Network Operator servicesfor the Rio Blanco County Broadband Project
Contract with Xybix Systems, Inc. for the Justice Center Dispatch Furnishings and Installation of Dispatch Consoles in an amount not to exceed $47,953.00
BLM Update- Kent Walters
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 otheritems 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 11, 2015, in Meeker at the County Administration Building. Please check the County website for information at www.rbc.us. If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9570in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Published: April 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
RIO BLANCO BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HEARING Notice is hereby given that on Monday, June 8, 2015 the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing beginning at 1:15 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado to consider the following: Special Use Permit (SUP) 15-01 – White River City Wet Pit. The applicant is requesting a Special Use Permit for construction and operation of a wet pit for the purpose of mining gravel at 41138 County Road 5 in Section 1, T1N, R97W and Section 36, T2N, R97W, 6th P.M. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9580 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. Published: April 23, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
ADVERTISEMENT OF LAND FOR SALE BY SEALED BID
Old Swimming Pool Property
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to §22-32-110(1)(e), The Meeker School District Re-1 (Seller) will sell the property described below through the acceptance of sealed bids. Sealed bids shall be received by Janelle Urista, 555 Garfield St., Meeker, CO 81641, no later than 4:00 p.m. MST Monday, May 4, 2015. The sealed bid envelopes shall be clearly marked SEALED BID on the outside of the sealed envelope. Bids will not be accepted after the above stated date and time. Sealed bids must contain the applicant address, phone number, fax number, e-mail address (if applicable), and the amount of the bid both written out and shown numerically. Terms: (1) Seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids, and to waive bid irregularities in the best interests of the school district. (2) The parcel is being offered as is. It is the responsibility of the bidder to inspect land conditions of the parcel prior to submitting a bid. (3) The District will provide a quit claim deed to the successful bidder. LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY TO BE SOLD The property subject to this sale is described as follows: A PARCEL OF LAND LYING IN PARCEL 6 OF GENTRY ESTATES SUBDIVISION FILED AS RECEPTION NO. 78328 IN THE OFFICE OF THE RIO BLANCO COUNTY CLERK AND RECORDER, IN TRACT 68 OF THE 1908 GOVERNMENT LAND OFFICE RESURVEY IN SECTION 23, T1N, R94W OF THE 6TH P.M., IN THE TOWN OF MEEKER, RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCING AT ANGLE POINT 3 (NO. 6 REBAR AND ALUMINUM CAP RLS 36574) OF SAID TRACT 68, WHENCE ANGLE POINT 2 (NO. 6 REBAR AND ALUMINUM CAP RLS 36574) OF SAID TRACT 68 BEARS N00º02’57 2696.08 FEET; THENCE N00º02’57 ALONG SAID TRACT LINE, 728.68 FEET TO THE TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE N00º02’57 ALONG SAID TRACT LINE, 60.00 FEET; THENCE S89º57’14 317.39 FEET; THENCE N00º02’09 135.00 FEET; THENCE EAST 125.00 FEET TO A POINT ON THE EAST LINE OF PARCEL 6, GENTRY ESTATES; THENCE S00º02’09W, ALONG SAID EAST LINE, 195.10 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF A PARCEL OF LAND DESCRIBED IN RECEPTION NO. 289699 IN THE OFFICE OF THE RIO BLANCO COUNTY CLERK AND RECORDER; THENCE N89º57’14W, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID PARCEL, 442.40 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. CONTAINING 1.00 ACRES MORE OR LESS AND BEING SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS AND/OR RIGHTS-OF-WAY OF RECORD. School Board staff will open the sealed bids at 4:00 p.m., on Monday, May 4, 2015, at the administrative offices of the Seller, 555 Garfield St., Meeker, Colorado, to verify that the bids received meet the minimum requirements. The bid amounts will not be disclosed at the bid opening. This information will remain confidential until it is presented to the School Board in open session at a Board meeting scheduled to be held on May 5, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. BIDDERS NEED NOT BE PRESENT. If the School Board decides to proceed with the sale of property based on the bids received, the Board will select and approve a bid at the Board meeting. Participation in the bidding process does not create any rights for the highest bidder or anyone else participating in the bidding process. If the Board determines that the sale will proceed, the Seller’s intention is to transfer title and possession of the property to the bidder submitting the selected bid on or before June 30, 2015. If you have any questions regarding the bidding process, contact Janelle Urista at 970.878.9040.
Publish: April 2, 9, 16, 23,30, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
HE MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1
BIDDING ITEM: Meeker School District Old Swimming Pool Property (below Meeker High School)
CONDITIONS OF BIDDING:
BIDS: Only one bid per envelope. Each bid shall be in sealed Envelope. Envelope shall be clearly marked with words, SEALED BID. Each bid envelope shall be received at the address listed on the advertisement by 4:00 p.m. MST Monday, May 4, 2015.
ITEM CONDITION: The Old Swimming Pool Property advertised by The Meeker School District Re-1 for sale by bid are to be sold As-Is. The Meeker School District Re-1 shall strive to make its best effort to assist interested parties in obtaining information about the property each item for sale, however the District makes no warranty of the condition of the property or of legal title. Each Bidder shall be responsible for verifying condition of the property and the accuracy of the legal description and any concerns about the property or title to the property item description prior to submitting a bid, and bring to the District attention any discrepancy found.
TERMS OF SALE: The successful bidder shall be provided a Notice of Award by June 30, 2015.
DISTRICT RIGHTS: The District has not set a minimum bid amount. The District retains the right to remove the property for sale at any time up to the Notice of Award should the District determine the sale of the property is not in its best interests. The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids, or to waive any irregularities or defects found therein.
BIDDERS PHONE #:
BIDDERS MAIL ADDRESS:
BID AMOUNT (U.S.D.) (both written out and numerals):
By signing below, I am indicating that I have read, understand and will comply with the terms and intentions of the conditions of this bid, and will provide payment in full for said item listed above, should I be awarded the Bid.
Bidder’s Signature & Date
Publish: April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
COMBINED NOTICE – MAILING
RS §38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 15-01
To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust:
On February 6, 2015, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records.
Original Grantor(s): Chad Shepherd and Jeannette Shepherd
Original Beneficiary(ies): Derek V. Cleverly and Lani Kay Cleverly
Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: Derek V. Cleverly and Lani Kay Cleverly
Date of Deed of Trust: April 30, 2012
County of Recording: Rio Blanco
Recording Date of Deed of Trust: May 01, 2012
Recording Information (Reception No. and/or Book/Page No.): 303754
Original Principal Amount: $144,000.00
Outstanding Principal Balance: $132,852.17
Pursuant to CRS §38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. Parcel No. 1: A parcel of land lying in Lots 1 and 2 of Block 10 in the Town of Meeker, Colorado as said Block 10 and the lots therein are shown by the official plat of said Town of Meeker, on file in the office of the County Clerk and Recorder of Rio Blanco County, Colorado, more particularly described by metes and bounds as follows: Beginning at the Northeast Corner of said Lot 1 at the intersection of Main and Sixth Streets; running thence in a Southeasterly direction along the boundary of said Lot 1 and Sixth Street a distance of 49.55 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 62.4 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 10.55 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 13.1 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the left 39.0 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 49.3 feet; to the point of beginning. Parcel No. 2: An undivided 1/3rd interest in and to a parcel of land in Lot 2, in Block 10 in the Town of Meeker, Colorado, more particularly described by metes and bounds as follows: Beginning at a point on the common boundary of Lots 2 and 3 of said Block 10 a distance of 50.0 feet in a Southeasterly direction from the Northwest Corner of said Lot 2, and running thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the left .50 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the left 10.45 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 37.1 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 38.75 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 37.6 feet; thence on an angle of 90º00′ to the right 28.30 feet to the place of beginning. Parcel No. 3: An undivided 1/8th interest in and to a parcel of land in Lot 3 and E1/2 of Lot “A” in Block 10 of the Town of Meeker, Colorado, more particularly described by metes and bounds as follows: Beginning at a point on the common boundary of Lots 2 and 3 of said Block 10 a distance of 50.00 feet in a Southeasterly direction from the Northeast Corner of said Lot 3 and running thence an angle of 90000′ to the right 32.5 feet; thence an angle of 90º00′ to the left 25.0 feet; thence an angle of 90º00′ to the right 25.0 feet; thence an angle of 90º00 to the left 75.0 feet; thence an angle of 90º00′ to the left 32.5 feet; thence an angle of 90º00′ to the left 24.90 feet; thence an angle of 90º00′ to the right 25.0 feet; thence an angle of 90º00′ to the left 75.10 feet to the place of beginning. Also known by street and number as: 600 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST.
NOTICE OF SALE
The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 06/10/2015, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law.
First Publication 4/16/2015
Last Publication 5/14/2015
Name of Publication Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE OF RIGHTS
YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS SHALL BE SENT WITH ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE NO LATER THAN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS AFTER THE SALE; IF THE SALE DATE IS CONTINUED TO A LATER DATE, THE DEADLINE TO FILE A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE BY THOSE PARTIES ENTITLED TO CURE MAY ALSO BE EXTENDED; IF THE BORROWER BELIEVES THAT A LENDER OR SERVICER HAS VIOLATED THE REQUIREMENTS FOR A SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT IN SECTION 38-38-103.1 OR THE PROHIBITION ON DUAL TRACKING IN SECTION 38-38-103.2, THE BORROWER MAY FILE A COMPLAINT WITH THE COLORADO ATTORNEY GENERAL, THE FEDERAL CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU (CFPB), OR BOTH. THE FILING OF A COMPLAINT WILL NOT STOP THE FORECLOSURE PROCESS.
Colorado Attorney General
1300 Broadway, 10th Floor
Denver, Colorado 80203
Federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
P.O. Box 4503
Iowa City, Iowa 52244
Karen Arnold, Public Trustee in and for the County of Rio Blanco, State of Colorado
By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee
The name, address, business telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is:
Sherman Romney #22670
Romney Law Office
415 West Victory Way, 415 West Victory Way, Craig, CO 81625 (970) 824-0257
Attorney File #
The Attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose.