LEGAL NOTICE

Okanogan County Fire District #6 is accepting bid proposals for installation into the existing PUD/OCEC electrical service supply for 4 generators and all necessary automatic power switches. Installation shall include all electrical parts associated with the generator/auto transfer switch. Generator install shall include the cement pad for placement of each generator. Bid proposals will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. September 11th 2017. Bid proposals will be opened at 4:00 p.m. September 11th 2017 at the District office 434 W 2nd Ave Twisp, WA. Bids may be sent to P.O. Box 895 Winthrop, WA 98862. Additional information may be obtain from the Interim Chief. Please mark bid proposals “Install of generators and switches.” Interim Chief Cody Acord can be contacted at the District office Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00p.m.

Phone: 509-997-2981. Email: cacord@okanogancountyfd6.com

Published in the Methow Valley News August 30 & September 6, 2017.


NOTICE OF SPECIAL BOARD MEETING

Notice is hereby given that the Three Rivers Hospital Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, for the purposes of discussing capital/building improvements.  The meeting will take place in the McKinley Building Conference Room, 507 Hospital Way, Brewster WA, commencing at 5:30 p.m. on the date set forth above.

Published in the Methow Valley News September 6, 2017.


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 4:45 PM on Monday, September 11, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $66,753 within the Noxious Weed Fund 103 from Beginning Fund Balance and will be used for Salary and Benefits, Small tools, Communication, Repairs and Maintenance, Advertising, Capital Outlays and the remaining to the Ending Fund Balance. 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 August 30, 2017, September 6, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on August 31, 2017, September 7, 2017. OVG# 774480.


Vacancy Notice

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

Notice is hereby given concerning an opening on the Okanogan County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) for Commissioner District #3 and Commissioner District #1 as a Collector of the Lodging Tax.

The Board of County Commissioners has authorized a seven member LTAC to serve Okanogan County. Each of Okanogan County’s three commissioner districts are represented on the LTAC with one member who is a Receiver of LTAC funding and one member who is a Collector of the tax that is eventually released in the form of LTAC funding for the purpose of increasing tourism in Okanogan County.

If you are interested in serving on the Okanogan County LTAC, a letter of interest from you will be needed. This letter of interest should include the following information:

·  Your Name, mailing address, phone number and email

·  A statement describing why you are interested in filling the position

·  A statement of eligibility from the entity you work for that includes the business name, in what capacity you wish to serve on the LTAC (in this case, as a Collector of the tax), and that you do represent that entity.

Anyone wishing to serve on the committee should send a letter stating interest and qualifications to the Okanogan County Commissioners either by email to ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us or by mail to 123 5th Ave N, Rm 150, Okanogan, WA 98840. Call Lanie Johns for more information at 509-422-7105.

Published in the Methow Valley News August 30, 2017 and September 6, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune August 31, 2017 and September 7, 2017. OVG#774530.


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 4:50 PM on Monday, September 11, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $55,470 within the Current Expense Fund from Beginning Fund Balance and will be used for Courthouse Maintenance Salary and Benefits, Professional Services, Utilities, Repairs and Maintenance, and Supplies. 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 August 30, 2017 and September 6, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune August 31, 2017 and September 7, 2017. OVG#774548


Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing is set for 4:15 PM on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 to consider a supplemental appropriation in the amount of $93,380 within the Current Expense Non Departmental Fund Beginning Fund Balance and will be used Inter Fund Loan Payment. 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 September 6, 2017 and September 13, 2017; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune September 7, 2017 and September 14, 2017. OVG#775007.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Ethrington Water Availability

Decision:  Approved

Publication Date: September 6, 2017

Appeal Deadline: September 26, 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 September 6, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on September 7, 2017. OVG#775357

Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Ruffolo Water Availability

Decision:  Approved

Publication Date: September 6, 2017

Appeal Deadline: September 27, 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 September 6, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on September 7, 2017. OVG#775364.


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 7470210000 and 7470220000)

Proponent: James Elicker & Patricia Hart

Decision:  Approved

Appeal Deadline: September 26, 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 September 6, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on September 7, 2017. OVG#775534


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Festival Permit 2017-5, Okanogan Family Faire – Fall

Proponent: Okanogan Family Faire

Decision:  Approved

Appeal Deadline: September 26, 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 September 6, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on September 7, 2017. OVG#775540


Okanogan County

Notice of Final Decision

Project: Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3222220011 & 3222223002)

Proponent: Joseph & Kathleen Warner and Glen & Anne Wooldridge

Decision:  Approved

Appeal Deadline: September 26, 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 September 6, 2017 and Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune on September 7, 2017. OVG#775542