February 23, 2018

Legals

Notice of Hearing /
Intent to Dispose of Surplus County Property
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Legislative Authority of Whitman County, Washington will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 5,2018 at 11:10 a.m., or as soon as possible thereafter, in the Commissioner’s Chamber, in the Whitman County Courthouse, Colfax Washington for the purpose of declaring their intention to dispose of surplus County property, more particularly described as follows:

ER&R Vehicles and Equipment:
Equip. # Year Brand Model Vin #
3001 1991 Mack RD6885 2M2P267CXMC011156
7103 2000 Dodge 2500HD ST 2WD 387KC26601M251249
7106 2006 Ford F250 4×4 1FTSF21P06ED71962
7107 2006 Ford F250 4×4 1FTSF21P96ED71961
7203 2000 Dodge 2500HD ST 2WD 3B7KC26691M251248
8507 1995 Ford F150 2WD 1FTEF15N1SLB54751
9017 2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer LS 1GNDT13S372257459
9018 2008 Ford Explorer 1FMEU73E18UA94772
9020 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe 2WD 1GNEC03079R252210
4013 1960 Spokane Machinery 12yd Belly Dump 12CY6051
4200 1967 Utility Dolly Wheel 6T70745005
Mowhawk Two Post Auto Lift
Sheriff Vehicle
Containment Partitions

Your view, for or against, the sale of this surplus property are invited by attendance, representation, or letter. The Whitman County Commissioners’ Chambers are accessible by the Mill Street entrance to the Courthouse.
DATED: 02/20/2018
Maribeth Becker, CMC, Clerk of the Board 8/2
NOTICE OF CALL FOR BIDS
BID FOR 2018 LIQUID ASPHALT
WHITMAN COUNTY
STATE OF WASHINGTON
Sealed bids will be received on the following proposal by the Board of County Commissioners of Whitman County, State of Washington, at its office in the Whitman County Courthouse in Colfax, Washington, until 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time, on March 5, 2018 at which time they will be opened and publicly read. Handicap access may be obtained by the Mill Street entrance to the Courthouse.
Each bid is to be separately sealed in an envelope addressed to the Board of County Commissioners with the name of the bidder and item bid, including time and date of opening written plainly on the outside of the envelope.
(NO FAXES ACCEPTED.)
The Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to accept the bid which in its estimation best serves the interests of Whitman County.
Detailed bid sheets and specifications may be obtained from the Public Works office, Second Floor, Public Service Building, 310 N. Main Street, Colfax, Washington, (509) 397-4622. Also available on whitmancounty.org.
This contract provides for 2018 Liquid Asphalt as described in the specifications.
DATED this 20th day of February, 2018
Maribeth Becker, CMC, Clerk of the Board 8/2
ORDINANCE NO. 244-18
AN ORDINANCE
OF THE TOWN OF
FARMINGTON, WASHINGTON,
amending the legal descriptions of Ordinance Nos. 236-17, 238-17, 239-17, and 240-17.
WHEREAS, on August 28, 2017, the Town of Farmington passed Ordinance Nos. 236-17-238-17-239-17, and 240-17 thereby vacating certain streets and alleys; and
WHEREAS, the legal description contained in such ordinances incorrectly referred to a “Traux Addition” to the Town of Farmington; and
WHEREAS, the Town has determined that a “Traux Addition” to the Town of Farmington does not exist, and should instead refer to “Original Town of Farmington;” and
WHEREAS, the Town desires to correct the legal descriptions in such ordinances by replacing “Traux Addition” with “Original Town of Farmington,” now, therefore,
BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Town of Farmington as follows:
Section 1. The legal description of the vacated alley in Ordinance No. 236-17 is hereby amended as follows: the alley lying between Lots 1-8, Block 10, Original Town of Farmington.
Section 2. The legal description of the vacated alley in Ordinance 238-17 is hereby amended as follows: The alley lying between Lots 1-8, Block 41, Original Town of Farmington.
Section 3. The legal description of the vacated portion of Alder Street in Ordinance No. 239-17 is hereby amended as follows: That portion of Alder Street between Church Street and Pine Street lying between Lots 1-4, Block 10, and Lots 1-4, Block 48, Original Town of Farmington.
Section 4. The legal description of the vacated portion of Church Street in Ordinance 240-17 is hereby amended as follows: That portion of Church Street between Bridge Street and Alder Street lying between Lots 5-8, Block 41, Original Town of Farmington and Lots 1-4, Block 48, Original Town of Farmington.
Section 5. Except as revised by this ordinance, Ordinance Nos. 236-17, 238- 17, 239-17, and 240-17 shall remain in full force and effect.
Section 6. This ordinance shall become effective upon publication as required by law, and upon the filing of a certified copy with the Auditor of Whitman County, Washington.
PASSED by the Town Council of the Town of Farmington at its regular meeting on February 19, 2018.
Signed: David Baker, Mayor
Attest: Barbara Dial-Flomer, Clerk
Approved as to form: Eric Hanson, Town Attorney
Passed: 02-19-2018
Published: 02-22-2018
Effective date: 022-22-2018 8/1
Town of St. John, Washington
Request for Qualification Data to
Furnish Engineering Services
The Town of St. John is requesting qualified engineers to submit Statements of Qualifications
(SOQ) for providing engineering services related to development, submission, and approval of a Wastewater Facilities Plan. Questions regarding this solicitation should be directed to Ms. Linda Hayes, Town Clerk-Treasurer, at (509) 648-3905.
Consultant selection will be based upon the following criteria: 1) firm experience; 2) proposed consultant team; 3) project understanding and approach; 4) past performance/references; 5) familiarity with community and local knowledge; and 6) administration experience with state funded projects, especially Washington State Department of Ecology. Interviews may be held at the Town’s discretion.
Firms desiring consideration shall submit five copies of their SQQ to the Town of St. John, PO Box 298, E. 1 Front St., St. John WA 99171. Submittals must be received by March 2, 2018, no later than 5:00 p.m. SOQs shall not exceed 25 total pages, excluding front and back covers.
The project is funded through the Washington State Department of Ecology. The Town of St. John is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Minority and women-owned firms are encouraged to submit an SQQ.
The Town of St. John reserves the right to reject any and all SOQs and to waive irregularities and informalities in the submittal evaluation process. This solicitation does not bind the Town of St. John to pay any costs incurred by the respondents in the preparation and submission of an SQQ. This solicitation does not bind the Town of St. John to accept or contract for any express or implied services. 7/2
Automatic Re-Election of Incumbent Notice
The Pine Creek Conservation District Board of Supervisors hereby informs the voting public that the incumbent, Robert Marsh, has been re-elected to the currently open seat by reason of being the only person filing for the position by the deadline. Therefore, no poll site, absentee balloting or mail balloting will be performed pursuant to WAC 135-110-370. For further information, please contact the District at 509-285-5122. 7/2
SUPERIOR COURT
OF WASHINGTON,
WHITMAN COUNTY
Estate of
RONALD M. MCHARGUE,
Deceased.
NO. 18-4-00010-38
PROBATE NOTICE
TO CREDITORS
The personal representative named below has been appointed as personal representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the deceased must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the personal representative or the personal representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and file the original of the claim with the court in which probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) Thirty 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 probate assets and nonprobate assets of the decedent.
Date of First Publication: February 8, 2018
Judy A. McHargue, Personal Representative
Attorney for Personal Representative:
/s/_____________________
THEODORE F.S. RASMUSSEN WSBA 8720
Theodore F.S. Rasmussen, P.S.
S. 112 Crosby, P.O. Box 724, Tekoa, WA 99033
(509) 284-2332
Court of Probate Proceedings: Whitman County Superior Court
Cause No.: 18-4-00010-38 6/3

SUBSCRIPTION COST:
IN COUNTY:
$24 per year/$43 for 2 years
OUT OF COUNTY:
$33 per year/$61 for 2 years
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$24US per year

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