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Volume 2, Number 37 - December 12, 2002
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INVITATION TO BID
All interested parties are invited to submit sealed bids for miscellaneous used equipment and materials located at the Sublette County Shop. Bids should be submitted to the Sublette County Clerk's Office at the Courthouse in Pinedale, Wyoming, no later than 5 p.m., Monday, December 16, 2002. Bid opening will be at the regular meeting of the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, December 17, 2002, at 9:00 a.m. in the District Court Room of the Sublette County Courthouse. Detailed bid specifications are available on request at the Sublette County Clerk's Office.
/s/ Mary L. Lankford, County Clerk
Published in the Sublette Examiner Nov. 27, Dec. 5 & 12, 2002.
The Sublette County Planning and Zoning Commission will meet Thursday, January 16, 2003, at 7:30 p.m. in the County Courthouse in Pinedale, Wyoming. At this time public hearing will be held for the following applications:
1. Zone change request by Billy Pape to rezone and reclassify 3.01 acres from A-1 (Agricultural) to R-R (Rural Residential). The property is located in a portion of Section 3, T33N, R109W, east of CB Lane and north of Fayette Pole Creek CR 23-121. The purpose of the zone change is to create a lot for a family member's home site.
/s/ Suzy Michnevich, Chairman
Published in the Sublette Examiner Dec. 12, 2002.
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A RESTAURANT LIQUOR LICENSE
Notice is hereby given that on the 6th day of December, 2002, Green River Lodge, Inc., dba Elk Ridge Lodge, filed an application for a restaurant liquor license, in the Office of the Clerk of the County of Sublette for the following described place located at 125 Rock Creek Road, being part of the SE1/4SW1/4, Section 26, T38N, R110W, and protests, if any there be, against the transfer of the license will be heard at the hour of 2:00 p.m., on the 6th day of January, 2003, in the District Room of the Sublette County Courthouse.
Dated this 9th day of December, 2002.
/s/ Mary L. Lankford, County Clerk
Publish in the Sublette Examiner, Dec. 12, 19, 26, 2002, & Jan. 2, 2003.
OFFICIAL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS PROCEEDINGS
DECEMBER 3, 2002
The Board of County Commissioners met in regular session on this date at 9:00 a.m. with Bill Cramer, Gordon Johnston, Betty Fear, Cat Urbigkit of the Sublette Examiner, Joe Wilhelm of the Pinedale Roundup, and Mary Lankford, County Clerk present.
The minutes of the preceding meeting of November 12, 2002, were ordered filed on motion by Commissioner Fear and seconded by Commissioner Johnston. The motion carried.
The official bonds for Curt Parsons, Treasurer for the School District #9 BOCES Board, in the amount of $50,000; Judith R. Adler, Chairman for the Hoback Ranches Service & Improvement District, in the amount of $5,000; Alice Griggs, Clerk for the Big Piney Cemetery District, in the amount of $2,000; and June Wassenberg, Treasurer for the Big Piney Cemetery District, in the amount of $2,000 were approved and ordered filed with the County Treasurer.
The following petitions and affidavits for abatements of taxes were presented on petition from the County Assessor and the State Board of Equalization: Kevin J. Pusey, Jr. dba Gros Ventre Grill, Inc., $26.41; Amoco Production Company, $35,513.81; Snyder Oil Corporation, $41,772.92; McMurry Oil Company, $9,427.26; Amoco Production Company, $50,879.66; Wexpro Company, $153.08; XTO Energy, Inc., $31,609.64; Texaco Exploration & Production, Inc., $1,354.84; and Griggs Oil, Inc., $224.29.
The board tentatively decided to change the first January meeting to Monday, January 6th.
Lance Koppenhafer, representing the Ag. Center, reported that the roof on the building is still not repaired. It was decided that Koppenhafer will contact the building manufacturer, a roof consultant, and the County Attorney to resolve the matter.
Mike Olson, representing EIR Electric, Inc., and Ben Davis, representing Davis Painting, discussed the bidding process and hiring practices of the County for the current construction projects.
Ken Marincic and Steve James, representing the Fair Board, discussed the 10 sets of bleachers given to the Fair Board by the Historical Society, with five sets of bleachers located at the Fair Grounds and the remaining five sets at the Rendezvous Grounds. It was reported that portable bleachers would be more useful for the Ag. Center than the donated bleachers, but that they were being used at the Fair Ground's Rodeo Grounds. The board decided to accept the ownership of the bleachers from the Fair Board and decide their location.
Vern Cox, High Country Counseling Director, requested $60,000 to remodel a local building for counseling services. The board referred Cox to the Rural Health Care District for funding.
Dr. Gene Wilson, Wyoming Technology Transfer Center Director, presented Mike McGinnis a plaque as the 2002 State Winner of the "You Show Us" Contest.
Mike McGinnis, Waste Management Superintendent, discussed the landfill operation and requested extending the hours of operation to include Mondays. The board approved the request effective January 1st. McGinnis reported that the County has received its DEQ permit renewal for the operation of the Marbleton Landfill. McGinnis reported on a trip to North Point, Utah to visit a balefill operation, and presented a nine-year income and expense report.
Louie Tomassi discussed the need to cover the ramp at the Southwest Sublette Pioneer's building in Marbleton.
Brad Waters, of Providence Architecture, and Mark Eatinger, of Rio Verde Engineering, discussed the senior citizen building project. Craig Crandall, adjacent property owner to the proposed project, stated his objection to any encroachments into the 60-foot easement on the south edge of the property. Waters informed the board that the final building site has not been determined.
Rick Foley, of Hogan and Associates and superintendent of the Big Piney Library Addition, with Waters discussed the project and reviewed a list of proposed changes for the board to consider funding. The board approved the funding, with the approval of the changes by the Library Building Committee.
The board recessed the meeting for an executive session with Sheriff Hank Ruland and Undersheriff Henry Schmidt to discuss a personnel matter.
The board reconvened the meeting.
It was moved by Commissioner Johnston and seconded by Commissioner Fear to enter into the proposed joint powers agreement for the Upper Green River Valley Joint Powers Board. The motion carried.
Accounts Payable audited and approved for payment:
AMERICAN FAMILY LIFE ASSURANCE 1,256.32 /BENEFICIAL LIFE INSURANCE CO. 362.65/CLERK OF COURT 601.00 /COLONIAL LIFE & ACCIDENT 86.15 /FASCORP 2,901.67 /PRUDENTIAL LIFE INSURANCE 201.00 /SUBLETTE COUNTY PAYROLL ACCT 102,430.67 /SHENEFELT SERVICES 5,419.00 /UNITED STATES LIFE INS. CO. 101.19 /VALIC 607.64 /WYOMING CHILD SUPPORT 200.00 /WYOMING EMPLOYEES FCU 1,100.00 /WYOMING RETIREMENT SYSTEM 34,254.18 /WYOMING T2 CENTER 325.00 /AGRI NEWS 26.00 /ALL AMERICAN FUEL COMPANY, INC. 10,506.03 /ANIMAL CLINIC OF PINEDALE 304.30 /ASPEN STORAGE 126.00 /AT&T 40.58 /A TO Z HARDWARE 168.78/BELVEAL'S BODY SHOP 1,200.01 /BIG J'S AUTO PARTS INC. 163.85 /BOB BARKER COMPANY126.79 /BONNEVILLE BLUE PRINT SUPPLY 6.00 /BOWMAN DISTRIBUTION 224.26 /JUDITH M. BOYLE, MD 671.00/BIG PINEY LUBE & DETAIL 88.84 /BRIDGER MECHANICAL 350.03 /BUCKY'S OUTDOOR, L.L.C. 1,213.24 /BUDD-FALEN LAW OFFICES 2,650.27 /BUNKHOUSE BAKERY 89.00/CAFE ON PINE 54.00 /CASPER STAR TRIBUNE 101.40 /CENTERFIRE 66 154.40 /CENTURYTEL2,714.79 /CENTURYTEL 1,825.24 /CENTURYTEL OF WYOMING, INC. 210.08 /ANTHONY CHAMBERS1,204.74 /THERESA CHATTERTON 31.56 /CHOICEPOINT BUSINESS 111.00 /CLEAR CUT GLASS80.00 /COMFORT INN 275.00 /COMMUNICATION SERVICE AND 1,474.45 /CONOCO INC. 52.11 /DAVIS & CANNON 202.64 /DAVES ELECTRONICS 132.50 /DYNACARE LABORATORIES 207.25 /DONNA ECKLUND 5.75 /EIDEN'S CONSTRUCTION LLC 5,150.40 /ELECTION SYSTEMS & 3,621.15 /FALER'S GENERAL STORE 520.42 /F B MCFADDEN 82.67 /FCS-JDC NATRONA COUNTY PROGRAMS 4,214.00 /FEW INVESTMENTS, LLC 966.32 /FRB WELDING & REPAIR 1,129.00 /FREMONT COUNTY SEMINARS 180.00 /FRONTIER ELECTRIC INC. 84.66 /FRONTIER FORD 20,905.00 /GALL'S INC. 294.89/GLAXOSMITHKLINE PHARM. 861.05 /GREAT OUTDOOR SHOP 285.19 /GREEN RIVER VALLEY LAND TRUST 104.03 /TOM HATCH 7.51 /HI-COUNTRY SENIOR CITIZENS 2,992.00 /HOLIDAY INN 95.01 /HITCHING POST INN 233.92 /HOLIDAY INN 252.76 /LISIA HUECKSTAEDT 251.00/INTERMOUNTAIN ELECTRIC SERVICE,INC. 146.20 /IVIE ELECTRIC 700.86 /BARRY JOHNSON 395.81 /JOHNSTONE SUPPLY 82.74 /MARK JONES 3,527.50 /KENWORTH SALES CO. INC. 100.03 /LAW ENFORCEMENT TARGETS 494.00 /LEXIS-NEXIS 158.00 /L K REPAIR 346.05 /RANAE LOZIER 145.09 /EILEEN MANZANEDO 7.80 /MARBLETON - BIG PINEY CLINIC 90.00 /LEXISNEXIS MATTHEW BENDER 928.98 /MICHAEL MCGINNIS 220.49 /MHL SYSTEMS 2,489.75 /MIDWAY MALL 58.10 /M. LEE SMITH PUBLISHERS LLC 157.00 /MODERN PRINTING COMPANY 407.00 /JANET MONTGOMERY 83.64 /FRANK MORRISON 50.00 /ROBERT HAGEY 60.00 /NADA 58.00 /NASAR 69.00 /NATIONWIDE TOLL FREE TIP LINE 120.00 /NELSON ENGINEERING, INC. 9,143.95 /NETWORKING & COMPUTER 300.00 /JANET NOEL 40.76 /NUTRITION ACTION 15.00 /OFFICE OUTLET 742.66 /BRANDON OVERDORFF 16.25 /PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT CO. 455.54 /PDQ CONTRACTORS 9,450.00 /PEPPERMILL HOTEL 165.31 /PERFORMANCE OVERHEAD DOOR INC. 493.15 /KAY LYNN PICERNO 4.44 /PICTURE THIS PHOTO 57.06 /PINEDALE AUTO SUPPLY 1,019.49/PINEDALE CLEANING SERVICE 125.00 /PINEDALE DRUG 470.74 /PINEDALE DENTAL 369.87 /PINEDALE PROPERTIES 164.00 /PINEDALE ROUNDUP 667.00 /PINEDALE TRUE VALUE 116.90/PITNEY BOWES 209.00 /PLAINSMAN PRINTING & SUPPLY 1,094.46 /U.S. POSTMASTER 74.00 /PROVIDENCE ARCHITECTURE 6,188.07 /PINEDALE SUPER CENTER 67.47 /PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SERVICES 5,065.30 /QUESTAR GAS 80.17/QUILL CORPORATION 283.69 /PAUL RAFTERY 179.13 /RANGE MAGAZINE 19.95/RANDALL'S REPAIR 56.45 /RIO VERDE ENGINEERING 1,083.33 /ROCKY MOUNTAIN WASH 90.00 /ROCK SPRINGS WINLECTRIC CO 860.80/R.S. BENNETT CONSTRUCTION 14,322.50 /RUMORS 59.40 /TRISH RUSSELL 121.46/SAFV TASK FORCE 537.95 /SARGENT 2,220.12 /HENRY SCHMIDT 19.32 /LEO R. SCHUELER 1,125.00 /SCOTT MACHINERY COMPANY 3,590.89 /SUBLETTE COUNTY PAYROLL ACCT 1,589.69 /SUBLETTE COUNTY SCHOOL DIST #9 100.00 /SECRETARY OF STATE 5.00 /SHADOW MOUNTAIN SPRING WATER 245.68 /ANNIE SONDGEROTH 235.37 /SPECTRUM+BENNION 1,220.00/SPILLMAN TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 429.17 /STATIONERY HOUSE 73.35/STEPP BY STEPP CONSTRUCTION 6,842.50 /STOCKMAN'S RESTAURANT 217.21 /SUBLETTE BOCES 12.50 /SUBLETTE COMMUNICATIONS, INC. 1,025.50 /SUBLETTE EXAMINER 252.00 /SUBLETTE COUNTY LIBRARY 125,000.00 /SURVEYOR SCHERBEL, LTD. 1,735.80 /T-7 PROPANE, INC. 1,296.38 /TETON COUNTY SEARCH & RESCUE 1,046.67 /TETON COUNTY SHERIFF'S 1,485.00 /TEXACO CREDIT CARD CENTER 68.40 /THREE PINES RESTAURANT 36.17/THE TIRE DEN, INC. 457.75 /THE TIRE STORE 20.00 /TOUCH AMERICA 45.78 /TRANS EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO. 13.90 /UNISOURCE-ROCKY MOUNTAIN 106.95 /UNION TELEPHONE 843.44 /U.S. DEPT OF THE INTERIOR 2,307.70 WALLER'S TRUCKING CO. 14,875.00 /WYOMING COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY DIV 194.95 /WILLIAMS AUTO 1,033.26 /WINDRIVER PIZZA 14.75 /WYOMING MACHINERY COMPANY 35.60 /WYOMING.COM 154.65 /WYO LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY 842.00/WYOMING RETIREMENT SYSTEM 706.70 /WYOMING SHERIFFS' ASSOCIATION 100.00 /XEROX CORPORATION 621.97 /XEROX CORPORATION 779.50
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 3:45 p.m.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
SUBLETTE COUNTY, WYOMING
/s/ William W. Cramer, Chairman
/s/ Mary L. Lankford, County Clerk
Published in the Sublette Examiner, Dec. 12, 2002.
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