NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in accordance with RCW 36.77.070 that the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners intends to have the following road(s) improved by Day Labor (using county crews and equipment) in calendar year 2017:

Road / Project Name

CRP#

Type Of Work

Engineer’s

Estimate

 

2015 Safety Sign Upgrade

2015 SIGNS00

Replace regulatory and warning signs

$60,000

 

2017 Safety Sign Upgrade

2017 SIGNS00

Replace regulatory and warning signs

$94,022

This project may continue in 2018

2017 STP Chipseal

2017 STP County Wide Chipseal

Resurface Rural Major Collector Roads

$578,035

 

Indian Dan Canyon Road

1685-01

Shoulder widening, grading and resurfacing,

$160,000

 

Dated this 9th day of March, 2017. Josh Thomson, P.E., County Engineer

Published in the Methow Valley News on March 15, 2017 and the Okanogan Valley Gazette Tribune on March 16,  2017. OVG#747523


Wolf Creek Reclamation District. Notice to Contractors and Vendors
In accordance with RCW 39.04.190 and RCW 39.04.155 and as authorized by the Board of Directors, Wolf Creek Reclamation District is now accepting applications for its 2017 Vendor List and Small Works Roster. The Vendor List will cover purchase of materials, supplies and equipment estimated to cost between $40,000.00 and $50,000.00. The small works roster will cover projects estimated to cost $100,000.00 or less.
Required application forms can be picked up or mailed/faxed to you by contacting: Wolf Creek Reclamation District, Lynn Bovee, Secretary, 87-B Patterson Lake Road, Winthrop, WA 98862. Phone 509-996-9974. If you have already signed up, no need to sign up again.
Minority and small business are particularly encouraged to apply.
Published in the Methow Valley News March 8 & 15, 2017.


ADVERTISEMENT FOR PUBLICATION OF LOCAL DISTRIBUTION
Request for Proposal: Electronic Safety and Security Integrator Methow Valley School District requests proposal from Electronic Access Control, Surveillance and Emergency
Notification System Integration Vendors. Proposal Due Date: March 22, 2017, 3:00 PM.
It is highly recommended that a full text of the RFP and project description be downloaded from http://bit.ly/Methow-E-Safety-RFP or requested by email from
bhover@methow.org. In order to be considered, interested vendors must submit proposals per the scope, which includes design and installation and integration at Liberty Bell High School and Methow Valley Elementary of the following:
o IP Based Surveillance System
o IP Based Access Control System
o IP Based Emergency Notification System
(NOT including fire alarm notification system) Methow Valley School District will review all applicants and select the most qualified vendor with which to negotiate a mutually agreeable contract for the anticipated scope of work based on project requirements and schedule. The district reserves the right to interview select firms, as it deems appropriate, prior to final selection. The district is committed to providing the maximum practicable opportunity for participation by Minority Business
Enterprises (MBE), Women Business Enterprises (WBE), and Veteran Owned Businesses; however, no minimum level of participation shall be required as a condition of selection. Submittals shall be limited to maximum 30 printed (15 sheets front and back) 8.5” x 11” pages and submitted as follows: Three Hard Copies to Methow Valley School District, Bud Hover, Director of Operations and Capital Projects, 18 Twin Lakes Rd, Winthrop, WA 98862 or electronic copies to bhover@methow.org. Faxed proposals will not be accepted. Proposals failing to comply with the requirements of this request for proposal may be considered non-responsive. Submittals received after the due date and time may be considered rejected. All proposals shall remain the property of Methow Valley School District and shall not be returned.
Published in the Methow Valley News March 8 & 15, 2017.


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN – JUVENILE
IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF:
EDGAR PIO DIAZ
DOB: 08/27/2008
BRISEYDA PIO-DIAZ
DOB: 03/01/2005
Minor Children
COURT NO.: 17-7-00021-3
17-7-00022-1
NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER
Termination Hearing
STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: ELEAZAR PIO-MORALES, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PARENTAL INTEREST IN THE ABOVE NAMED CHILDREN.
I. NOTICE OF HEARING
1.1 You are notified that a petition was filed with this Court, seeking to terminate your parental rights.
1.2 A hearing will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., At Juvenile Court, Okanogan County Court House, Okanogan, Washington.
1.3 The purpose of the hearing is to hear and consider evidence on the petition.
1.4 If you do not appear, the court may enter an order in your absence permanently terminating your parental rights.
II. SUMMONS/ORDER TO APPEAR
2.1 YOU ARE SUMMONED AND REQUIRED to appear at the hearing on the date, time and place indicated.
NOTICE
THE HEARING WILL DETERMINE IF YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS TO YOUR CHILDREN ARE TERMINATED. IF YOU DO NOT APPEAR AT THE HEARING THE COURT MAY ENTER AN ORDER IN YOUR ABSENCE TERMINATING YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS
Dated this 22 day of February, 2017.
By direction of the Honorable CHRISTOPHER CULP Judge of the Superior Court Okanogan County, Washington
CHARLEEN GROOMES Clerk of the Superior Court Okanogan County, Washington
By: Ramona Brownlee, Deputy Clerk.
Published in the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on March 2, 9, 16, 2017 and the Methow Valley News on March 1, 8, 15, 2017. OVG#745396.


Public Hearing Notice
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 1:30 PM Tuesday, March 21, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation within Current Expense/Coroner fund in the amount of $38,940 from Contingency Reserve for the purpose of providing budget for Professional Services, Autopsies, Deceased Transport, and Indigent Deceased Expenses. The hearing will be held in the County Commissioners’ Hearing Room located at 123 5th Avenue North, Okanogan, Washington.  Persons wishing to comment may attend the hearing or submit their comments in writing to the Commissioners’ Office at 123 5th Avenue North, Rm 150, Okanogan, Washington 98840.
Published in the Methow Valley News March 8, 15, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune March 9, 16, 2017. OVG#746283


Public Hearing Notice
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 1:40 PM Tuesday, March 21, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $22,835 from Jail Current Expense fund Misc. Revenue Medical Services & RX to Jail Current Expense fund Drugs & Medicines. The hearing will be held in the County Commissioners’ Hearing Room located at 123 5th Avenue North, Okanogan, Washington. Persons wishing to comment may attend the hearing or submit their comments in writing to the Commissioners’ Office at 123 5th Avenue North, Rm 150, Okanogan, Washington 98840.
Published in the Methow Valley News March 8, 15, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune March 9, 16, 2017. OVG#746514


Notice of Public Hearing
Surplus of County Property
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on March 20, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. to take public testimony regarding a resolution which would declare surplus the following property, improvements, and equipment owned by Okanogan County.
1) An approx. 2 acre portion of parcel number #3927030044 adjoining the Whistler Trail parking lot located 2 miles south of Oroville. Proposed for sales at public auction.
2) An approx. 11.22 acres parcel #3526030002 located off the north end of Hubbard Rd approx. 2.8 miles north of Riverside. Proposed for sale at public auction.
3) A wooden lean-to building located on the Okanogan County Fairgrounds west of the railroad tracks near the fairgrounds shop on parcel #3326100040. Proposed for demolition.
4) A 1985 Cargo Star 1850-B VIN #186584. Garbage Truck. Proposed for sale at public auction. Fund #127
5) A 1998 Chevrolet K2500 4×4 Pick-up Vin #1GCGK24RXWZ204371 with 2 Meyer snow plow blades. Proposed for sale and transfer to the Fair Facilities Fund #127.
The SEPA Responsible Official has determined this proposal is categorically exempt from environmental review in accordance with WAC 197-11-800 (2) (g); (5) (b); (19) (a).
The public hearing will be conducted on March 20, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Auditorium in the Virginia Grainger Building in Okanogan, WA. Verbal testimony will be taken. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing. Written comments will be accepted prior to the hearing and may be submitted in writing or electronically to Lalena Johns, Clerk of the Board, at 123 5th Ave N Ste 150, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us.
Date of publishing is March 8-9, and March 15-16, 2017.
Information regarding this proposal can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Perry Huston, Director of Planning, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7218 or phuston@co.okanogan.wa.us.
Published in the Methow Valley News March 8, 15, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune March 9, 16, 2017. OVG#746452


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN – JUVENILE
IN RE THE DEPENDENCY OF:
VIOLET MARIE KING
A Minor Child
DOB: 01/21/2015
COURT NO.: 17-7-00016-7
NOTICE AND SUMMONS/ORDER
Termination Hearing
STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: MARTIN HOFFMAN Jr & ANASTASIA KING, WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND ANYONE CLAIMING PARENTAL INTEREST IN THE ABOVE NAMED CHILDREN.
I. NOTICE OF HEARING
1.1 You are notified that a petition was filed with this Court, seeking to terminate your parental rights.
1.2 A hearing will be held on Thursday, MAY 4th, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., At Juvenile Court, Okanogan County Court House, Okanogan, Washington.
1.3 The purpose of the hearing is to hear and consider evidence on the petition.
1.4 If you do not appear, the court may enter an order in your absence permanently terminating your parental rights.
II. SUMMONS/ORDER TO APPEAR
2.1 YOU ARE SUMMONED AND REQUIRED to appear at the hearing on the date, time and place indicated.
NOTICE
THE HEARING WILL DETERMINE IF YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS TO YOUR CHILD ARE TERMINATED. IF YOU DO NOT APPEAR AT THE HEARING THE COURT MAY ENTER AN ORDER IN YOUR ABSENCE TERMINATING YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS
Dated this 8th day of March, 2017.
By direction of the Honorable CHRISTOPHER CULP Judge of the Superior Court Okanogan County, Washington
CHARLEEN GROOMES Clerk to the Superior Court Okanogan County, Washington
By: Kathleen Descoteaux.
Deputy Clerk
Published in the Methow Valley News on March 15, 22, 29, 2017 and the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on March 16, 23, 30, 2017. OVG#747612.


Public Hearing Notice
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 3:30 PM Tuesday, March 28, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $280,000 within Noxious Weed Fund 103 from Grant Contracted Services and Conservation District Revenue and will be used for Noxious Weed Professional Services expenses. The hearing will be held in the County Commissioners’ Hearing Room located at 123 5th Avenue North, Okanogan, Washington.  Persons wishing to comment may attend the hearing or submit their comments in writing to the Commissioners’ Office at 123 5th Avenue North, Rm 150, Okanogan, Washington 98840.
Published in the Methow Valley News March 15, 22, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune March 16, 23, 2017. OVG#747703


Notice of Special Election
Okanogan County, State of Washington
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
A Special Election will be held in the below mentioned districts for the purpose of submitting to the voters for their approval or rejection the following.
Omak School District No 19, Special Election – Proposition 1
Bonds to Construct a New Middle School
The registration deadline for online registrations, mail-in registrations and transfers is March 27, 2017. Any qualified elector who is not registered to vote in the State of Washington may register to vote in person at the Auditor’s Office up to and including April 17, 2017.
You can register or obtain registration forms at the Auditor’s Office, on line at www.vote.wa.gov, and Department of Licensing.
The Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, 149 3rd Ave N, Room 104, at the County Courthouse, will be open so voters may obtain replacement ballots, drop off voted ballots, obtain provisional ballots, and use the Accessible Voting Units, at the following times.
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM April 7 – April 24, 2017
On Election Day only, April 25, 2017, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM.
Drop box locations around the county for this election.
Omak – Next to Police Station, 8 N Ash, Omak
Drop boxes will close at 8:00PM on Election Day
Voters needing additional information or assistance with voter registration forms or voting may call (509) 422-7240. Voters unable to use the mail-in ballot may use the Accessible Voting Unit available at the County Auditor’s Office.
Ballots require sufficient first class postage (.49) and must be postmarked by the day of the election. Check with your local Post Office for deadlines to have your ballot postmarked properly.
For additional information on the election or regarding voter registration.
vote.wa.gov/okanogan
myvote.wa.gov
Local newspaper, radio, and TV
www.pdc.wa.gov
Meetings of the Okanogan County Canvassing Board are open, public meetings and shall be continued until the activities for which the following meetings are held have been completed. Canvass Board meetings are held in the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, 149 3rd Ave N, Room 104, at the County Courthouse, in Okanogan.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 11:00 AM to determine the status of any provisional or challenged ballots. Friday, May 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM to canvass the votes cast and certify the election.
This notice is in accordance with RCW 29A.52.
Dated at Okanogan, Washington this 24th day of February, 2017.
Laurie Thomas, Okanogan County Auditor and Ex-Officio Supervisor of Elections
By Mila M Jury, Chief Deputy and Certified Election Administrator
Published in the Methow Valley News on March 15, 2017 and the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on  March 16, 2017. OVG#745628


Okanogan County
Notice of Final Decision
Project: Festival Permit 2017-1, Okanogan Family Faire
Proponent: Okanogan Family Faire
Decision: Approved
Appeal Deadline: April 4, 2017
The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development approved the above-noted project. Within 20 days of publication, parties with standing may appeal this decision to the Okanogan County Hearing Examiner at 123 5th Ave. N. Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, pursuant to OCC 2.67.010. An appeal must include the $300.00 appeal fee.
Published in the Methow Valley News on March 15, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette -Tribune on March 16, 2017. OVG#747689


Okanogan County
Notice of Final Decision
Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 8875300100 and 8875300200)
Proponent: Valerie Sukovaty and Gary & Gabriele Sukovaty
Decision: Approved
Appeal Deadline: April 4, 2017
The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development approved the above-noted project. Within 20 days of decision, parties with standing may appeal this decision to the Okanogan County Hearing Examiner at 123 5th Ave. N. Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, pursuant to OCC 2.67.010. An appeal must include the $300.00 appeal fee.
Published in the Methow Valley News on March 15, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette -Tribune on March 16, 2017. OVG#747691