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  • Public Notice – Director Position #4 vacancy – Klickitat County Noxious Weed Control Board
  • Public Notice – Regular meeting – Klickitat County Department of Health
  • Public Meeting Notice – Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities of Southwest Washington
  • Public Notice – Small Works and Professional Services Roster – Port of Klickitat
  • Notice of Application – Site Plan Application – City of Goldendale



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Klickitat County Noxious Weed Control Board Director position #4 term of office will expire April 1, 2021.  All persons interested in appointment to the Board and residing in the geographical area with a pending nomination shall make a written application that includes the signatures of at least ten registered voters residing in their district supporting the nomination to the Klickitat County Noxious Weed Control Board. Pursuant to RCW 17.10.050 at least four of the voting board members shall be engaged in the primary production of agricultural products. District #4 is bounded on the west by Rock Creek Road northward to the Bickleton Highway then eastward to the rangeline between R18E and R19E and northward along said rangeline. On the east by Roosevelt Grade Road northward to East Road and then northward on Matsen Road.  Board members do not receive a salary but are compensated for actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their official duties. Completed applications must be received at the Klickitat County Noxious Weed Control Board office, 228 West Main St., MS-CH-23, Goldendale, WA 98620, by February 3, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Postmarks are not accepted. Applications are available at the weed board office. For additional information call the weed board office at 509-773-58

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Sealed bids for the 2021 Annual Striping Program, RN 642-21 will be received by the Board of County Commissioners at the reception desk located in the Klickitat County Public Works Department, 115 South Golden, Goldendale Washington.  Mailing address 228 W. Main MS-Ch-19, Goldendale Washington 98620 until 1:15 p.m. on January 19, 2021 for performing the work described below.  Sealed bids received will be opened at the Commissioner’s Chambers and publicly read aloud on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. or shortly thereafter.  Bids received after 1:15 p.m. January 19, 2021 will not be considered.  The County reserves the right to reject any and all bids, and to waive informalities that are not, in the opinion of the County Commissioners, material.

Bid envelopes shall be appropriately marked on the outside “Bid opening 1:30 p.m. January 19, 2021 Annual Striping Program, RN 642-21”.

This Contract provides for the improvement of 2021 Annual Striping Program: The work to be performed under these specifications includes but not limited to, the installation of yellow skip, no-pass, white edge pavement markings, removal of plastic crosswalk line and installation of plastic crosswalk line. Paint lines shall be applied with paint that complies with the Specifications for low VOC solvent based paint and plastic crosswalk line shall be Type A. Phase 1 is to be completed early summer 2021 consists of restriping all lane lines, striping some newly paved or seal coated surfaces, removing plastic crosswalk line from sidewalks throughout the County and installing new plastic crosswalk line on those sidewalks. Phase 2 consists of striping the remaining newly paved or seal coated surfaces and striping areas that were not previously striped or areas that have been determined to need another coat of paint, and other work, all in accordance with the attached Contract Plans, these Contract Provisions, and the Standard Specifications. The improvements are located throughout Klickitat County.

Bid proposals shall be accompanied by a bid proposal deposit in cash, certified check, cashier’s check or surety bond in the amount equal to five percent (5%) of the amount in the bid proposal.  Should the successful bidder fail to enter into such contract and furnish satisfactory performance bond within the time stated in the specifications, the bid proposal deposit shall be forfeited to Klickitat County.

Approximate project cost is estimated to be between $350,000 and $650,000.

The Klickitat County Public Works Dept. in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 21, nondiscrimination in federally assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color or national origin, or sex in consideration for an award. 

Obtaining Bid Documents:

1. Free of charge: Plans, Specifications, addenda, bidders list, and plan holders list for the project are available though the Klickitat County’s on-line plan room.  Free of charge access is provided to Prime Contractors, Subcontractors and Venders by going to and clicking on: Posted Projects; Public Works; Klickitat County; and Projects Bidding.  Bidders are encouraged to “Register” in order to receive automatic email notification of future addenda and to place themselves on the self registered “Bidders List.”  This on-line plan room provides Bidders with fully usable on-line documents; with the ability to: download, print to your own printer, order full / partial plan sets from numerous reprographic sources (on-line print order form), and a free on-line digitizer / take-off tool.  Contact Builders Exchange of Washington at 425-258-1303 should you require assistance.

Dated this 29th Day of December 2020.


Klickitat County, Washington

Jim Sizemore,


David M. Sauter,


Rex F. Johnston,



Lee Snell

Clerk of the Board

In and for the County of Klickitat,

State of Washington

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Estate of



NO.  20-4-00040-20


(RCW 11.40.030)


The above Court has appointed me as Personal Representative of Decedent's estate.  Any person having a claim against the Decedent must present the claim: (a) Before the time when the claim would be barred by any applicable statute of limitations, and (b) In the manner provided in RCW 11.40.070: (i) By filing the original of the claim with the foregoing Court, and (ii) By serving on or mailing to me at the address below a copy of the claim.  The claim must be presented by the later of: (a) Thirty (30) days after I served or mailed this Notice as provided in RCW 11.40.020(1)(c), or (b) Four (4) months after the date of first publication of this Notice.  If the claim is not presented within this time period, the claim will be forever barred except as provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060.  This bar is effective for claims against both the Decedent's probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication of this Notice: 12/30/2020

Julie Vance Attorney for

Elizabeth Kokos,

Personal Representative


Vance Law Office

514 S. Columbus Ste 8

Goldendale, WA 98620

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Klickitat County Board of Health will hold a regular meeting January 21, 2021 at 10:00AM via Zoom Meeting. Please call the Health Department with any questions at 509-773-4565 or 509-493-1558. See information below to join the meeting.

Teleconference via Zoom

Meeting ID: 586 587 651

Call in numbers:





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The Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities of Southwest Washington Bi-monthly Meeting of the Council of Governments Friday January 22, 2021  at 1:00 p.m.

201 NE 73rd Street, Vancouver WA  98665

***ATTENTION*** Washington State’s Governor issued Proclamation 20-28 which among other things, temporarily prohibits in-person public attendance at meetings subject to the Open Public Meetings Act (OPMA). 

Persons desiring to attend the meeting by teleconference should call (360) 735-5721 three days before the meeting to discuss accommodation.  For more information, please contact Karen Wolfe at 360-735-5721






NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the CITY OF GOLDENDALE, a Washington municipal corporation (“Goldendale”), is seeking a consultant to assist with the development and implementation of a Comprehensive Plan for the City of Goldendale.

Copies of the detailed request for proposals (“RFP”) can be obtained by contacting Goldendale City Hall at 509-773-3771.

Goldendale’s RFP includes a description of the scope of services to be provided, the recommended breadth of qualifications of prospective applicants, and the factors that will be used to evaluate the applications.

All submissions must be delivered electronically to Justin D. Leigh, City Planner of the City of Goldendale, at the following email address: The deadline for submissions is 5:00 PM on Friday, January 22, 2021.

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TAKE NOTICE: That Crown Columbia Water Resources of Spokane, WA, on October 2, 2020, under Application No. S4-33265 applied to appropriate public waters, subject to existing rights, from all surface water and ground water in hydraulic continuity with surface water, within the Columbia River Basin within Washington State at the instantaneous rate of 49.9 cubic feet per second, for the purposes of irrigation, domestic, and municipal.  That the annual quantity will be fully mitigated by existing water rights placed, or to be placed, into the Washington Trust Water Rights Program, making the proposed annual appropriation water budget neutral. 

That the proposed source is all surface water or ground water in hydraulic continuity with surface water within the Columbia River Basin within Washington State as described in the Amended Trust Water Agreement between the Department of Ecology (Ecology) and Crown.  The agreement is available from Ecology upon request.  That the proposed place of use is within the Columbia River Basin described above, Washington.

Protests or objections to approval of this application must include a detailed statement of the basis for objections.  All letters of protest will become public record.  Protests must be accompanied by a $50 recording fee payable to the Department of Ecology, Cashiering Unit, PO Box 47611, Olympia WA  98504-7611, within 30 days from: 1/6/2021

Cash shall not be accepted. Fees must be paid by check or money order and are non-refundable.

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The Port of Klickitat is updating its Small Works and Professional Services Rosters. Service providers wishing to be added to either roster must submit an application to the Port. Application forms may be requested by calling the Port at 509-493-1655, emailing, or downloading the PDF form on the Port’s website at

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Goldendale has received a site plan application Benjamin and Karen Aguilar-Perez. 

THE PURPOSE of this notice, dated January 11, 2021, is to give opportunity for comments on the proposal:

SPR 20-04 Applicant: Benjamin and Karen Aguilar-Perez. Proposal: Approval of a site plan to construct a mobile food vendor food court. Project Location: 300 block of E. Simcoe Dr., Goldendale, WA 98620.

Comments on the above application must be submitted in writing to Justin D. Leigh, City Planner, via email at; or via hand delivery at 1103 South Columbus Avenue, Goldendale, WA  98620 by 5:00 pm on January 22, 2021.

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