OKANOGAN COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS SHOP BUILDINGS RE-BID
SECTION 000200 – INVITATION TO BID
Separate sealed proposals, and other items required under “Section 001000 – Instructions to Bidders” for the Okanogan County Public Works Shop Buildings Re-Bid located in Tonasket and Twisp, Washington and as described in, and in conformance with the Bid Documents will be received by Okanogan County at the Okanogan County Commissioners Office, Okanogan County Administration Building, 123 5th Avenue North, Room 150, Okanogan, Washington 98840.
Until: December 13, 2022 at 11:00AM PST
at which time the Bid Proposals will be recorded as to Time and Date received and secured until the Hour and Date set for the Opening of said bid proposals as stipulated below. Proposals will be opened and publicly read aloud.
On: December 13, 2022 at 11:00AM PST
Bona fide General Contractors may obtain Bid Documents from Okanogan County Public Works, Okanogan, Washington, Phone (509) 422-7300, Email firstname.lastname@example.org. All bidders who receive a full set of Bid Documents will be added to the Plan Holders List and receive any addenda issued.
Bid instructions, Project Documents and plan holders list can be viewed on-line at the Okanogan County Website:
Summary of Work
In accordance with Section 011000 – “Summary”.
Certified check, bank cashier’s check or bid bond congruent with the Form of Bid Bond as identified in the “Instruction to Bidders” is required to be submitted with each proposal, in the amount equal to five percent (5%) of the total basic bid plus additive alternate bids (if applicable). Make bid security payable to Okanogan County; furnish bond executed by a licensed bonding agency authorized to do business in the locality of the Project.
Right to Accept or Reject:
The Owner shall reserve the right to reject any or all proposals and the right to waive any irregularities or informalities in any proposal, subject to the Laws of the State of Washington as pertaining to Public Works, and as may be deemed in the best interest of the Owner. In particular the Owner reserves the right to reject a proposal of a Bidder who does not complete a Pre-Bid Tour, a proposal that is not accompanied by the required bid security, and incomplete or irregular proposals that may exclude or modify any item(s) required by the Bid Documents. No proposals will be accepted after the hour(s) set for receipt of proposals as set forth above.
Withdrawal of Proposals:
No proposal may be withdrawn except with the express permission of the Owner after the hour set for the opening thereof, unless the “Notice of Intent to Award” the contract is delayed for a period of sixty (60), calendar days.
DATED at Okanogan, Washington this November 10, 2022.
Published in the Methow Valley News November 16, 23, 2022; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune November 17, 24, 2022. OVG966799
Notice of Final Decision
Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3023280069 & 3023280068)
Proponent: Westco Orchards LLC and Methow Trading Co LLC
Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3727200176, 3727200175 & 3727200054)
Proponent: George & Julie Conkle and Range Contracting, LLC
Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3727260058, 3927350056, 3927260003 & 3927350047)
Proponent: Michael & Sherley Smith and Jorge & Paula Juarez
Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 4450670001, 4450680000, 4450690000, 4450620000 & 4450630001)
Proponent: Maverick Orchards, Inc
Boundary Line Adjustment: (parcels 3024200073, 3024290011, 3024203003, 3024294004 & 3024300064)
Proponent: MVM Quality Fruit, LLC and White Brewster III, LLC
The Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development made a final decision on the above-noted projects. Within 20 days of publication, parties with standing may appeal these decisions 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 $1,250.00 appeal fee.
Published in the Methow Valley News November 23, 2022; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune November 24, 2022.OVG967151
BFS SP 2022-5
Notice of Application and
An application for a short subdivision has been submitted by NCW Land Surveying LLC on behalf of Brian Sherlock to divide approximately 6.22 acres into 2 lots. Proposed lot 1 with an existing single-family residence served by City of Oroville water and individual on-site septic system. Proposed lot 2 to be served by City of Oroville Water and individual on-site septic system. The property is identified by parcel # 7900670002 located north of Oroville on State Route 97.
The Okanogan County SEPA Responsible Official issued a final SEPA determination identifying this project is exempt from SEPA review in accordance with WAC 197-11.
The comment period for this project ends December 28, 2022 at 5pm. Comments must be submitted in writing. Direct questions and comments to: Charlene Schumacher, Senior Planner, Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7113 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Published in the Methow Valley News November 23, 2022; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune November 24, 2022. OVG967163
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
ANNUAL SPECIAL ASSESSMENT ROLL
LAKE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT #1
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be conducted by the Okanogan Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), acting as a Board of Equalization, to hear objections against the special assessment levied by Lake Management District #1 formed on August 28, 2018 by Ordinance 2018-14 around Lake Osoyoos near Oroville WA.
The public hearing is scheduled for December 6, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners Auditorium in the Virginia Grainger Building at 123 5th Ave N in Okanogan Washington to certify the 2023 Special Assessment Roll for the Lake Management District #1 around Lake Osoyoos near Oroville, WA.
OBJECTIONS may be filed in writing or electronically to:
Lalena Johns, Clerk of the Board, at 123 5th Ave N Suite 150, Okanogan, WA 98840 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Objections to the proposed special assessment roll must be made in writing, shall clearly state the grounds for objections, and shall be filed with the governing body (BOCC) prior to the public hearing. Objections to a special assessment or annual special assessments that are not filed in writing as required shall be deemed waived and shall not be considered by the governing body or a court on appeal.
You can join the Public Hearing in person or via Zoom by going to the following link:
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The 2023 special assessment roll for Lake Management District #1 is available for public inspection on the Okanogan County Planning Department website at www.okanogancounty.org/planning and on the City of Oroville website. A paper copy of the assessment roll is available for inspection at the following locations during the hours noted:
1) Okanogan County Office of Planning located at 123 5th Ave North Suite 130, Okanogan WA between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
2) Board of County Commissioners Office at 123 5th Ave N Suite 150, Okanogan WA between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to noon and from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
3) Oroville City Hall located at 1308 Ironwood Street in Oroville, WA between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Questions regarding the special assessment roll and public hearing should be directed to: Okanogan County Office of Planning and Development, Pete Palmer, Director, 123 5th Avenue North, Suite 130 Okanogan, WA 98840 (509)422-7218 or email@example.com.
Published in the Methow Valley News November 23, 2022; Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune November 24, 2022. OVG 967159
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON OKANOGAN COUNTY
In re Estate of Helen C. Krinke, Deceased
PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS under RCW 11.40.020, .030
Nita Mahaffey has been appointed as personal representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing the personal representative or the personal representative’s attorney at the address state below a copy of the claim and filing the original claim with the court in which the probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) 30 days after the personal representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and RCW 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.
Date of First Publication: November 9, 2022.
ADDRESS FOR MAILING OR SERVICE: PO Box 3059, Winthrop, WA 98862
Attorney for Personal Representative: Natalie N. Kuehler, WSBA #50322, The Kuehler Law Firm, PLLC
Court and Case Number: Okanogan County Superior Court – No. 22-4-00151-24
Published in the Methow Valley News November 9, 16, 23, 2022
Notice to file declaration of candidacy
Notice is hereby given that an election of the Wolf Creek Reclamation District. District will be held November 14, 2022 for the purpose of electing one 1 member to the board of directors for a term of 3 years. Any legal district landowner interested in becoming a candidate must be sponsored by 10 qualified electors of the district whose signatures appear on a pentation which shows his or her intentions of becoming a candidate for directorship. Pentation blanks may be obtained from the district’s secretary. These signed pentation’s must be filed with the secretary of said district no later than midnight December 5, 2022 in order that the candidate’s name appears on the ballot. Should the secretary receive only 1 signed pentation for director under the amended State Irrigation Statue 87.03.075 then no regular election is necessary. Done by the order of the Board of Directors of Wolf Creek Reclamation District this 14th day of November 2022.
Lynn Bovee, Secretary of Wolf Creek Reclamation District.
Published in the Methow Valley News November 16, 23, 2022
NEGOTIATION OF STATE LEASES WITH EXISTING LESSEES BETWEEN JAN AND FEB 2023 EXPIRES: APRIL 2023
10-B52923-Grazing-Gov Lot 1, SE1/4NE1/4, E1/2SE1/4, Sec 1; E1/2NE1/4, NE1/4SE1/4, Sec 12, all in Twp 33N, Rge 24E, W.M.
10-B53337-Grazing-E1/2, E1/2NE1/4, SW1/4NW1/4, SW1/4, Sec 36, Twp 34N, Rge 21E, W.M.
10-D68168-Grazing-All, Sec 25: All, Sec 36: all in Twp 35N, Rge 20E, W.M.
Written request to lease must be received by December 26, 2022, at Department of Natural Resources, 225 S Silke Rd, Colville, Washington 99114-9369. Each request to lease must include the lease number, the name, address and phone number of applicant, and must contain a certified check or money order payable to the Department of Natural Resources for the amount of any bonus bid plus a $100.00 deposit. The envelope must be marked “Sealed Bid” and give lease number, expiration date of lease applied for and give applicant’s name. The applicant must be prepared to purchase improvements that belong to the current lessee. Persons wishing to bid to lease any of these properties can obtain more details, bid packet, and qualification requirements by contacting the Colville office or calling (509) 684-7474.
Published in the Methow Valley News November 23, 2022
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Amendment of WMC Chapter 15.08, Westernization
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the Winthrop Planning Commission is considering amendments to Winthrop Municipal Code (WMC) Chapter 15.08 Westernization. The proposed amendments pertain to the western period reference dates; removal of the Westernization “overlay” districts; a simplified complaint process; specifications for flower baskets; added design elements for signs; a new section specific to mobile food vending; and other minor corrections. The proposed amendments apply as specified in WMC in the westernization districts in the incorporated limits of the Town of Winthrop, Township 34, Range 21, parts of Sections 2 and 11.
Public Hearing: The Winthrop Planning Commission will hold an open record public hearing on the proposed amendments on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 6:35 pm, at the Hen House of the Winthrop Barn, 51 Highway 20, Winthrop, Washington. The hearing will be conducted in accord with WMC Chapter 19.10. Any person desiring to present written or oral testimony may do so at the hearing, and by doing so shall have standing as a party of record. Any person requiring assistance to access the hearing is urged to contact Town Hall at least 24 hours in advance.
Information available: Persons wishing to view the proposed amendments or receive a notice on the action taken may contact Winthrop Town Hall, 206 Riverside Ave. between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday – Friday. Pursuant to WMC 19.06.040, a staff report will be available seven days prior to the public hearing. For further information contact Rocklynn Culp at (509) 996-2320.
Comments: Written comments may be submitted in advance of the public hearing. Comments or requests for notice should be submitted to the Town Planner, Town of Winthrop, PO Box 459, Winthrop, WA 98862, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This notice is given pursuant to Winthrop Municipal Code Chapter 19.06.
DATED: November 16, 2022
Published in the Methow Valley News November 23, 2022