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Sublette Examiner
Volume 5, Number 36 - December 1, 2005
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Public Notices

NOTICE OF FINAL PAYMENT
Pursuant to W.S. 16-6-116, notice is hereby given that Pinedale Airport Board. has accepted the work on the Pinedale Apron Expansion Project, State Project No. PNA-02Band PNA-07X, as substantially completed according to the plans and specifications and rules set forth in the contract and that McGarvin Moberly Construction Company is entitled to final settlement therefore. Upon the 41st day, (Dec. 27, 2005) after the first publication of this notice, that Pinedale Airport Board, under whose direction of supervision the work has been carried out will pay to McGarvin Moberly Construction Company the full amount due under the contract. All persons, firms, or corporations who have any claims for work done or materials furnished on said public work are hereby notified that final payment will be made to McGarvin Moberly Construction Company in accordance with the terms of the contract on Dec. 27, 2005. This section does not relieve McGarvin Moberly Construction Company and the sureties on his bond from any claims of work or labor done or materials or supplies furnished in the execution of the contract.
Published in the Sublette Examiner Nov. 17 and 24, and Dec.1, 2005.


STATE OF WYOMING )
) ss.
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE )
)
OF MARILYN JUNE McNINCH, )
)
Deceased. )
IN THE DISTRICT COURT
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
PROBATE NO. 2005-1966
NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL
TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN SAID ESTATE:
You are hereby notified that on Nov. 15, 2005, the last will and testament of said decedent was admitted to probate by the above-named court and that KEITH E. McNINCH, JR. was appointed personal representative there of on Nov. 15, 2005. Any action to set aside said will must be filed in said court within three months from the date of the first publication of this notice, or thereafter be forever barred.
Notice is further given that all persons indebted to said decedent or to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to KEITH E.McNINCH, JR., c/o Wood Law Office, P.O. Box 130, Pinedale, Wyo., 82941.
Creditors having claims against said decedent or the estate are required to file them in duplicate with the necessary vouchers in the office of the Clerk of the District Court, on or before three (3) months after the date of the first publication of this notice, and if such claims are not so filed, unless otherwise allowed or paid, they will be forever barred.
DATED this 15th day of November, 2005.
/s/ RALPH E. WOOD
Attorney for Personal Representative
Published in the Sublette Examiner Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8 and 15, 2005.


STATE OF WYOMING )
COUNTY OF SUBLETTE )ss.
TOWN OF PINEDALE )
The Town Council of the Town of Pinedale met in regular session Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at 5:30 p.m. in the town hall. Those present: Rose Skinner, Barbara Boyce, Nylla Kunard, Miriam Carlson and Gary Heuck. Also present: Bardy Bardin and Hayes Randol, representing the Sublette County Sheriff's Office; Ed Wood, town attorney; Laurie Latta, mayor's assistant; Ron Brown, public works director; Julie Early, animal control officer; Shelly Conklin; Ken Hake; Bob and Carolyn Bing; Aaron Seehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering; Steven Roberts; Ana Cuprill; Sue Sommers; Tiger Jaskolski; Mike Conklin; John S. Mackey; Patty Washburn; Phil Washburn; Clint Gilchrist; Roxanna Jensen; Ross McCracken; Todd Ritter; Mark Bedrich; Daphne Platts; Phyllis Staidl; George Staidl; Kelly Winters; John A. Sulenta; Matt Burnett; Steve Smith; Bridget Mackey; Lisa Bedrich; Tom Wilson; Bob Rule; Dwight Dibben; John Hyt; Melissa Binning; Hank Snow; Jason Meyers and Shawn Gustafson, representing Worthington, Lenhart and Carpenter; Paul Rock and Robert Brita, representing the Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board; Dave Reed; Bill Lane, representing Stantec; Ryan Erickson and Evan Simpson, representing Sunrise Engineering; James Babcock; Connie Babcock; Kurt Babcock; Samuel Pearson; Jeanne Kingsbury; Peggy Winters; Carl Winters; Jay T. Fear; Mary Lankford; Ward Wise; Rick Babcock; Encce Babcock; Paris Babcock; Norm Beebe; Cally McKee; Mindi Crabb, representing the Sublette County Joint Tourism Promotion Board; Leslie Schwabacher; Jackson Schwabacher; Dan Farrand; Jim Grimes; Ana Cuprill; Debbie Munson, representing the Pinedale Roundup; and Isabel Rucker, representing the Sublette Examiner.
Mayor Skinner brought the meeting to order. Motion by Heuck to approve the minutes of the Oct.10, Oct. 24 and Nov. 2 meetings as written. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
After discussion motion by Heuck to have the department head reports, animal control, public works, sheriff's office, mayor's assistant and airport board, at the second council meeting of the month starting in January. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Julie Early, animal control officer, reported the monthly activities of the animal control department.
Ron Brown, public works director, reported the monthly activities of the public works department.
Bardy Bardin and Hayes Randol, representing the Sublette County Sheriff's Office, reported the monthly activities of the sheriff's department.
Mayor Skinner opened the meeting for public comment on the vacation of Mill Street between South Fremont Avenue and South Tyler Avenue for public parking. Ward Wise stated the agreement with the county would create a favorable relationship and it's the best for the community. Clint Gilchrist, a local businessperson, stated his support of the public parking.
Mindi Crabb, representing the Sublette County Joint Tourism Promotion Board, stated there was a great need for parking. Laurie Latta, mayor's assistant, stated that Sublette County Commissioner Betty Fear was unable to attend the meeting but read a letter from her stating the county commissioners will be happy to work with a delegate appointed by the council in making decisions about the parking facility so it meets the wishes of the town as well as the county, and the county would like to do this in a cooperative spirit so that the county will be enabled to assist the town with the projects about which the county and town have previously met. Motion by Kunard that the census of the town council is to work with the county in an acceptable arrangement in the vacation of Mill Street. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Jim Grimes, representing 67 South Skyline Drive, presented the development plan to change the use of the single family dwelling to a multifamily dwelling. Paul Rock, representing the Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board, reported the board recommended the approval. After discussion, motion by Boyce to accept Mr. Grimes development plan to change the single family dwelling to a duplex. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Aaron Seehafer, representing Rio Verde Engineering, presented Bill Kellen's application for building permit for a two-unit townhouse to be located on Lot 11 Block 2, Hennick 2nd addition. Paul Rock, representing the Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board, reported the board recommended approval. Motion by Heuck to approve Bill Kellen's application for a two-unit townhouse. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Ryan Erickson and Evan Simpson, representing Sunrise Engineering and Steve Roberts, representing Jack Richardson, presented an application for change of zoning for Pine Creek Meadows Subdivision, a proposed subdivision which lies within one of the town's limits. Steve Roberts read a letter from Jack Richardson, who was unable to attend the meeting, the letter was to make clear the intentions of Richardson in regards to the proposed development. Patty Washburn, a resident of the South Forty Subdivision, stated her concerns with the traffic and questioned affordable housing. Dan Farrand, a local resident, stated his concern with the increased traffic. Jeanne Kingsbury, a resident of the South Forty Subdivision, stated her concerns with the additional traffic. Pam Kirkpatrick, a local resident, stated the county needs to fix the road before development of the subdivision and the concerns with the density of the development and only one access point on Tyler Avenue. Kelly Winters, a local resident, stated his concerns with the development and the additional traffic. George Staidl, a resident of the South Forty Subdivision, discussed his concerns with the density of the proposed development and future development. Peggy Winters, a local resident, discussed her concerns with the new lagoon being able to handle the proposed subdivision. Jackson Schwabacher, a local resident, questioned if Richardson would commit to the proposed plan or whether it will be changed once a zone change is granted. The council expressed their concerns with the additional traffic on South Tyler Avenue. After lengthy discussion ,motion by Kunard to not accept the application for change of zoning for Pine Creek Meadow Subdivision until we get more information on the traffic. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Paul Rock, representing the Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board, presented Hamish Tear's application for building permit for duplex-town home units to be located on lot 1, Redstone 6th addition. Rock reported the board recommended the approval of the building permit. Motion by Boyce to grant Hamish Tear's application for building permit for duplex-town home units. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Bridget Mackey, drug court coordinator and concerned citizen, addressed the council with concerns with the new extended stay hotel that is being leased by Haliburton, Mackey added that the health and safety impacts of the new hotel were not considered during the permitting process. No action taken.
Patty Racich, town clerk, presented the bids for the surplus property: 1985 Suburban, David Stephens, $1,050.00, Carl Winters, $1,550.00, Jamie and Deanne Swain, $2000.00; 1981 Dodge Ram flatbed truck, David Stephens, $50.00; 1980 Chevrolet water truck, Carl Winters, $735.00, David Stephens, $900.00; 1994 Ford Ranger box, David Stephens, $25.00; Game Time 6' play curbs, no bids. Motion by Carlson to award the 1985 Suburban bid in the amount of $2,000.00 to Jamie and Deanne Swain. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously. Motion by Heuck to award the $50.00 bid for the 1981 Dodge Ram flatbed truck to David Stephens. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously. Motion by Carlson to award the 1994 Ford Ranger box to David Stephens in the amount for $25.00. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously. Motion by Carlson to award the $900.00 bid for the 1980 Chevrolet water truck to David Stephens. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Ed Wood, town attorney, gave an update on the town shop/dogpound project.
Bill Lane, representing Stantec, gave an update on the Sewer Lagoon Rehabilitation Project.
Motion by Heuck to approve Ordinance 376, an ordinance granting to Bill Gransden and Coleen Willard, d/b/a B-N-C Trash Service, a nonexclusive trash haul franchise; be it ordered by the City Council of the Town of Pinedale, Wyoming, on the third reading. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Mayor Skinner presented Ordinance 377, an ordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., creating section 10.24.086 of the Pinedale Municipal Code prohibiting the parking of truck-tractors and certain trailers in certain zone areas of the Town of Pinedale. James Babcock, a truck owner/operator, discussed the need for his truck to be plugged in during the winter months and now here in town to park it besides his residence, Babcock also added his opposition to the ordinance. Ana Cuprill, a local resident, discussed her concerns with semi-trucks on residential streets being a safety problem and nuisance. Jody Wilson, a local resident, stated her concerns with the ordinance. John Hyt, a truck owner/operator, discussed his opposition of the ordinance. James Babcock presented the Council with a petition against the ordinance. Connie Babcock, a local resident, stated her opposition to the ordinance. David Reed, representing Reed's Ready Mix, discussed his concerns with the ordinance. Rick Babcock, a local resident, discussed his concerns with the ordinance. After lengthy discussion, motion by Heuck to approve Ordinance 377, an ordinance of the town of Pinedale, Wyo., creating section 10.24.086 of the Pinedale Municipal Code prohibiting the parking of truck-tractors and certain trailers in certain zone areas of the Town of Pinedale, on the second reading. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Kunard to approve Ordinance 378, an ordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., amending section 15.04.040 of chapter 15.04 of the Pinedale Municipal Code to establish a time frame for filing building permit applications which must be referred to the planning and zoning commission of the Town of Pinedale, on the first reading. Laurie Latta, mayor's assistant, stated she had taken the idea to require building permit applications at least30 days prior to any meeting of the planning and zoning commission at which it is to be reviewed, Latta stated the board is grappling month after month with last minute requests for building permits. John Sulenta, representing Redstone Properties, stated 30 days was too much. Robert Brita, Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board Member, stated he agreed with the 30 days to review the building permit applications. Barbara Boyce, council member and Pinedale Planning and Zoning Board Member, stated she felt 30 days was too long. After lengthy discussion, motion by Heuck to table Ordinance 378 for further study. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously. Motion by Heuck to table Ordinance 379, an ordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., amendings ection 17.65.070 of chapter 17.65 of the Pinedale Municipal Code to establish a time frame for filing application for approval of a development plan for a multi-family development, for further study. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Heuck to approve Ordinance 380, an ordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., amending section 17.65.060 (H) of chapter 17.65 of the Pinedale Municipal Code to modify the minimum width of a townhouse unit lot, on the first reading. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Carlson to approve Ordinance 381, an ordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., amending portions of section 17.65.06 of chapter 17.65 of the Pinedale Municipal Code to provide that the 2003 international building code and 2003 international fire code and all supplements thereto apply to said provisions, on the first reading. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Kunard to approve Ordinance 382, an ordinance of the Town of Pinedale, Wyo., amending portions of chapter 15.30 of the Pinedale Municipal Code to adopt the 2003 international building code and 2003 international fire code and all supplements there to as the standard within the Town of Pinedale, on first reading. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
After discussion, motion by Kunard to designate the town's property in the area near the sledding hill as the Burzlander's Park and with no town maintenance at this time. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Boyce to have the mayor execute the joint powers agreement with the Sublette County School District and Sublette County for the Pinedale aquatic center upon the town attorney's approval. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
The following bills were presented for payment:
Phylis Stevens 850.00; A to Z Copier Service 55.00; A to Z Hardware 688.03; American Linen 64.00; American Solutions for Business 848.97; Animal Clinic of Pinedale 25.00; Assn Of Public Treasurers 115.00; ATCO 484.00; Big J's Auto Parts 670.29; Bullfrog Films 66.00; Caselle, Inc. 1,036.00; CCDistributing, Inc. 247.27; CenturyTel 154.78; Chambers Design-Build, Inc. 46,538.71; Comfort Inn at Buffalo Bill 120.00; Conoco Inc. 30.83; Country Lane Groceries & Gas 1,908.24; DPC Industries, Inc. 15,816.00; Energy Laboratories 513.00; Faler's General Store 666.71; HACH 606.00; Hasco Industrial Supply 51.32; Betty Hunt 15.47; Hydro Construction 379,800.00; IIMC 125.00; L.N. Curtis 29.00; Laura Latta 299.24; Mattew Bender 24.45; Bob Maxam 3,500.00; National-Oil Well 1,188.985; Office Outlet 379.23; Pacific Power 4,613.91; Petty cash/Patty Racich 43.36; Pinedale Auto Supply 1,207.66; Pinedale Natural Gas, Inc. 1,263.16; Pinedale True Value 31.19; Plainsman 112.97; Reed's Ready-Mix & Construction 1,584.16; Rio Verde Engineering 15,233.55; Rocky Mountain Wash 23.40; Mary Sour 80.00; Stantec Consulting 44,260.17; Sublette Examiner 422.50; Suburban Propane 14.98.; Sweetwater CO Health Services 800.00; USA Blue Book 4,726.19; Water Development Commission 68,009.70; Waterworks, Inc. 2,259.05; Wind River Web Services, LLC 25.00; Ralph Wood, Attorney 4,606.17; WYDOT 1,119.75; Wyoming Analytica l577.50; wyoming.com, LLC 79.95; Pine Creek Properties 30.83; Sonja Otteman 30.83; Amelia Minkes 50.00 Richard L. Stott 123.32; Mary Lou Rumpler 150.00; Jerry Weathers 151.50; Betty Arkangle 151.50; Dottie Bentley 151.50; John Dahlke 193.30; Pinedale Glass 193.30; GK, LLC 377.64; WY Workers Compensation 266.99.
Motion by Carlson to pay the bills as presented. Motions econded. Motion carried unanimously. Motion by Heuck to adjourn. Motion seconded. Motion carried unanimously.
Meeting adjourned at 8:55 p.m.
ATTEST:
MAYOR
CLERK/TREASURER
Published in the Sublette Examiner Dec. 1, 2005.

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