LEGAL NOTICE

Methow Valley School District No. 350 will hold a public hearing on the budget for the 2017-2018 General Fund, Transportation Vehicle Fund, Capital Projects Fund, Debt Service Fund and ASB Fund at the Board of Directors meeting in the district office at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 26, 2017. Any person may appear and be heard for or against any part of said budget. A copy of the budget is available for review at the superintendent’s office. Tom Venable, Superintendent of Schools.

Published in the Methow Valley News July 19 & 26, 2017.


Notice of Call for Quotes

Sealed quotes, plainly marked “Pitcher Crane Services – Fall 2017”, will be received by Okanogan County at the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office located in the Grainger Administrative Building, 123 N. 5th Ave, Room 200, Okanogan, WA 98840, until August 16th, 2017 at 1:30 PM Pacific Time, at which time the bids will be opened in the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office Conference room. Quotes in email or electronic formats will not be accepted.

The Notice of Call for Quotes may be obtained from the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office at no charge. Information copies of the Notice of Call for Quotes, scope of work and site map documents are available at the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office window and website www.okanogansheriff.org.

Okanogan County reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The award of this contract, if made, will be to the lowest responsible bidder best meeting the specifications of the bid.

This call for quotes is for the provision of heavy crane services to lift a concrete building weighing up to 50,000 pounds onto a trailer then relocate to a communications site and lift the same building off the trailer onto a building foundation.

Published in the Methow Valley News on July 19, 26, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 20, 27, 2017. #767461


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 11:45 AM on Monday, August 1, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $34,000 from within the Liberty Woodlands Sewer Fund 402 from Ending Fund Balance to Outside Repairs and Maintenance. 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 on July 19 & 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette – Tribune on July 20 & 27, 2017. OVG# 767584


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 3:30 PM on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $64,289 from Various Current Expense Revenues including but not limited to PUD Privilege Tax, Investment Interest, Juvenile Services, Block Grant, and Evidence Based Expansion and will be used for Juvenile Departmental Expenses including but not limited to Supplies, Communications, Small Tools, Professional Services, Salary & Benefits, Travel, and Miscellaneous. 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 on July 26, 2017, August 2, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette – Tribune on July 27, 2017, August 3, 2017. OVG #769000.


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 3:40 PM on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $89,000 from Current Expense Revenues including PILT and PUD Privilege Tax and will be used for Jail Departmental Expenses including Overtime, Fuel, and Facility Repairs. 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 on July 26, 2017, August 2, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette – Tribune on July 27, 2017, August 3, 2017. OVG#769004


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 3:45 PM on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $95,000 from Current Expense Revenues including but not limited to PILT, Sheriff Permit Fees, and Sheriff Miscellaneous, and will be used for Sheriff Departmental expenses including Overtime. 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 on July 26, 2017, August 2, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette – Tribune on July 27, 2017, August 3, 2017. OVG #769024.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Riverview Orchard Inc Water Availability

Decision: Approved

Publication Date: July 26, 2017

Appeal Deadline: August 16, 2017

The Okanogan County Hearing Examiner approved the above-noted project. Within 21 calendar days of the publication date; parties with standing may appeal this decision pursuant to RCW 36.70 C.

Published in the Methow Valley News on July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 27, 2017. OVG#768803.


Notice of Public Hearing

Application for water availability

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan County Office of Hearing Examiner will conduct a public hearing on August 10, 2017 to take public testimony regarding the proposed use of permit exempt wells as defined in RCW 90.44.050 to provide potable water for the following land division proposals.

WRIA 49 Fletcher Water Availability in relation to land division located on Fletcher Loop Rd. near Okanogan, WA parcel 3325240003.

Obert Water Availability in relation to a land division located on Evans Rd. off of Riverside Cutoff Rd. near Riverside WA parcel #3526153005.

Applications for Exempt Segregation are reviewed administratively in accordance with Okanogan County Code Title 16.04.070. Following the decision regarding water availability, a notice of final decision will follow. The public hearing regarding water availability will be conducted on August 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.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 Roxanna King, Administrative Secretary at 123 5th Ave N Ste 130, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at rking@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Information regarding this proposal can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Pam Wyllson, Planner 1, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7122 or pwyllson@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Published in the Methow Valley News on July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 27, 2017. OVG#769182.


Notice of Public Hearing

Application for water availability

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan County Office of Hearing Examiner will conduct a public hearing on August 10, 2017 to take public testimony regarding the proposed use of permit exempt wells as defined in RCW 90.44.050 to provide potable water for the following land division proposals.

WRIA 49 Fletcher Water Availability in relation to land division located on Fletcher Loop Rd. near Okanogan, WA parcel 3325240003.

Obert Water Availability in relation to a land division located on Evans Rd. off of Riverside Cutoff Rd. near Riverside WA parcel #3526153005.

Applications for Exempt Segregation are reviewed administratively in accordance with Okanogan County Code Title 16.04.070. Following the decision regarding water availability a notice of final decision will follow. The public hearing regarding water availability will be conducted on August 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.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 Roxanna King, Administrative Secretary at 123 5th Ave N Ste 130, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at rking@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Information regarding this proposal can be obtained from: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Pam Wyllson, Planner 1, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7122 or pwyllson@co.okanogan.wa.us.

Published in the Methow Valley News on July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 27, 2017. OVG#769182.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3730024001, 3830352006 & 3730021001 valued with 3730010010)

Proponent: Mark J. Schertenleib

Decision: Approved

Appeal Deadline: August 15, 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 July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette – Tribune on July 27, 2017. OVG#769206


Notice of Decision

Application for water availability

Location:

1) Parcel #3421250098 Signal Hill Road, Winthrop WA

WRIA #48 HUC #12 Thompson Creek-Methow River

2) Parcel #5130240002 351 Twisp-Carlton Rd, Carlton, WA

WRIA #48 HUC #12 Alder Creek-Methow

3) Parcel #3322282008 11 Doe Haven Drive, Twisp WA

WRIA #48 HUC #12 Alder Creek-Methow

4) Parcel #8841700020 5 Gardner View Lane, Winthrop WA

WRIA #48 HUC #12 Thompson Creek-Methow River

5) Parcel #3421010007 Stud Horse Mountain Rd, Winthrop WA

WRIA #48 HUC #12 Thompson Creek-Methow River

The Planning Department has reviewed five applications for water availability for single family residences at the above listed locations and has determined that the proposed use of a permit exempt well in accordance with RCW 90.44.050 will provide a legal and physically adequate supply of potable water.

This decision will not be final until August 15, 2017. Anyone with standing who desires a public hearing be held on this application to determine water adequacy must submit a written request by the deadline listed above. The request must state the basis upon which the request is made which must include a statement that the requesters lawful use of water from a senior source will be impaired if the decision stands.

Any request for public hearing must be directed to the Director of Planning at the above listed address and received prior to 5:00 p.m. on August 15, 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 on July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 27, 2017.OVG#769218.


Notice of Final Decision

Renewal of CUP 2016-2

No Paws Left Behind

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Okanogan Office of Hearing Examiner issued a final decision on July 18, 2017 renewing Conditional Use Permit 2016-2 No Paws Left Behind for a period of 1 year. This decision may be appealed by parties with standing in accordance with Revised Code of Washington 36.70C Land Use Petition Act. Date of publishing is July 26, 2017. Information regarding this decision 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 on July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-   Tribune on July 27, 2017. OVG#769237


Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing has been scheduled with the Okanogan County Office of Hearing Examiner at the request of the Yakama Nation in accordance with Okanogan County Code 20.10.050(D)(3) on the following water availability application:

Parcel #9801840008 10 Middle Fork Gold Creek Road

WRIA #48 HUC #12 Gold Creek Single family residence

The public hearing is set for August 10, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Hearing Room in the Virginia Grainger Building in Okanogan Washington. Testimony will be taken from parties with standing. Written comments may be submitted to the Office of Planning and Community Development at the below listed address or submitted at the hearing. The application packet may be viewed on the Okanogan County Planning Department website at www.okanogancounty.org/planning

Questions regarding the water availability application should be directed to:

Perry Huston, Director, Okanogan County Office of Planning and Community Development, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, 509-422-7218 phuston@co.okanogan.wa.us

Published in the Methow Valley News on July 26, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on July 27, 2017. OVG#769305