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February 26, 2020



BEFORE THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Klickitat County, Washington

IN THE MATTER OF

THE VACATION OF COUNTY RIGHT OF

WAYS ON THE PLAT OF COLUMBUS IN

THE TOWN OF MARYHILL

Resolution No. 01820

WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners has received a petition to vacate certain roads that may be of no further value to Klickitat County described as follows:

COLUMBUS ROAD:

Beginning at the Easterly right of way of M Street, County Road Number 30840 in the West half of Section 4, Township 2 North, Range 16 East W.M. thence in a Easterly direction for 0.58 miles ending at the intersection of Maryhill Highway, County Road Number 30460 in the East half of Section 4, Township 2 North, Range 16 East W.M. Columbus Road, County Road Number 30200 was established as Second Street on the Plat of Columbus dated 5/15/1878 Book B Page 212 and revised 4/16/1879 Book B Page 350.

STONEHENGE DRIVE:

Beginning at the intersection of Columbus Road, County Road Number 30200 in the West half of Section 4, Township 2 North, Range 16 East W.M. thence in a Northwesterly direction for 0.05 miles ending at the Southerly right of way of Maryhill Highway, County Road Number 30460 in the West half of Section 4, Township 2 North, Range 16 East W.M. Stonehenge Drive, County Road Number 31110 was established as S Street on the Plat of Columbus dated 5/15/1878 Book B Page 212 and revised 4/16/1879 Book B Page 350.

THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the County Engineer is directed to make an examination of said right of ways and file his report as to whether said right of ways should be vacated, whether the public will benefit by the vacation of said right of ways and any other facts, matters and things which will be of importance to the Board.

FURTHER, BE IT RESOLVED, that a public hearing for said vacation of described right of ways will be held in the Commissioners’ Chambers in the Klickitat County Courthouse, Goldendale, Washington on the 3rd day of March, 2020 at the hour of 1:30 p.m. at which time any objections against or approval for said proposed vacation will be heard and the Board of Commissioners hereby orders that due legal notice of said hearing be given as prescribed by statute.

Dated this 4th day of February 2020.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Klickitat County, Washington

Rex F. Johnston,

Chairman

David M. Sauter,

Commissioner

Jim Sizemore,

Commissioner

ATTEST:

Lee Snell

Clerk of the Board

In and for the County of Klickitat,

State of Washington

(0801, 0901)

INVITATION TO BID

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT SEALED BIDS will be received at the Board of County Commissioners’ Office in the County Courthouse at 205 S. Columbus, Room 103, Goldendale, Washington 98620 until 1:15 PM on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 for the purpose of securing:

ANNUAL LEGAL ADVERTISING

Bid invitations and specifications may be seen and copies may be obtained in the Commissioner’s Office or by calling (509) 773-4612 at the above address.

Bids will be opened and publicly read at 1:30 PM on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 in the Commissioners’ Chambers, 205 S. Columbus, Room 101, Goldendale, Washington. 98620

(0902)

CALL FOR BID

Sealed bids will be received by the Commission of Public Utility District No. 1 of Klickitat County for RNG Blower Gas Aftercooler Project 2020. Bids will be received until March 4, 2020 at 2:00 P.M., at the District’s office at 1313 South Columbus, Goldendale, Washington, 98620, at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read. The bid documents and specifications may be obtained at the District’s office.

Each bid shall be accompanied by a certified or cashier’s check on a bank that is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation payable to the order of the

Commission of Public Utility District No. 1 of Klickitat County, or by a bid bond with a corporate surety licensed to do business in the State of Washington in an amount not less

than 5% of the amount of the bid. Each bid to be firm and binding for 60 days after the time set for the bid opening. Bidders are advised upon completion of any contract awarded to them they must furnish a certified statement of the nature and source of items in excess of $2,500 utilized in the performance of the contract procured from sources beyond the territorial boundaries of the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii.

The District reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, and to waive minor irregularities and errors.

Dated this 11h day of February, 2020.

PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 1

Of Klickitat County.

___________________

Dan G. Gunkel

President

(0805, 0903)

CALL FOR BID

Sealed bids will be received by the Commission of Public Utility District No. 1 of Klickitat County for RNG Blower Variable Frequency Drives Project 2020. Bids will be received until March 4, 2020 at 2:00 P.M., at the District’s office at 1313 South Columbus, Goldendale, Washington, 98620, at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read. The bid documents and specifications may be obtained at the District’s office.

Each bid shall be accompanied by a certified or cashier’s check on a bank that is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation payable to the order of the

Commission of Public Utility District No. 1 of Klickitat County, or by a bid bond with a corporate surety licensed to do business in the State of Washington in an amount not less

than 5% of the amount of the bid. Each bid to be firm and binding for 60 days after the time set for the bid opening. Bidders are advised upon completion of any contract awarded to them they must furnish a certified statement of the nature and source of items in excess of $2,500 utilized in the performance of the contract procured from sources beyond the territorial boundaries of the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii.

The District reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, and to waive minor irregularities and errors.

Dated this 11h day of February 2020.

PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 1

Of Klickitat County.

___________________

Dan G. Gunkel

President

(0806, 0904)

NOTICE TO VENDORS

Sealed bids for Klickitat County Liquid Asphalt 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 PM on March 10, 2020 for providing materials described below. Sealed bids will be opened at the Klickitat County Commissioners Chambers and publicly read aloud on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 1:30 PM or shortly thereafter. Bids received after 1:15 PM March 10, 2020 will not be considered. The County reserves the right to reject any and all bids, and to waive informalities.

Bid envelopes shall be appropriately marked on the outside “Bid Opening 1:30 p.m. March 10, 2020 Liquid Asphalt.

Materials shall be furnished to Klickitat County Public Works Department include various liquid asphalt meeting or exceeding the Technical Specifications and requirements for CSS-1H, CRS-2P, and CMS-2S. This is considered an open-ended bid as no specific quantities will be purchased against this bid during life of the contract from April 15, 2020 through November 15, 2020.

Total Estimated Project Cost Range $600,000 to $800,000

The County of Klickitat, 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 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 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 http://bxwa.com and clicking on: Posted Projects; Goods & Services; 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.

2.Paper Copies are also available upon receipt of a non-refundable deposit in the amount of $25.00, payable to the Klickitat County Public Works Department, 228 W Main, MS-CH 19, Goldendale, WA, 98620. Bidders that obtain paper copies are encouraged to “Register” online at bxwa.com, in order to receive automatic addenda notification by email and to appear on the “Bidders List” if they so desire.

Dated this 11th day of February 2020.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Klickitat County, Washington

Rex F. Johnston,

Chairman

David M. Sauter,

Commissioner

Jim Sizemore,

Commissioner

ATTEST:

Lee Snell

Clerk of the Board

In and for the County of Klickitat,

State of Washington

(0809, 0905, 1001)

STATE OF WASHINGTON

DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY

UNION GAP, WASHINGTON

NOTICE OF THREE (3) APPLICATIONS BY SELAH-MOXEE IRRIGATION DISTRICT (SMID) OF MOXEE WASHINGTON TO:

CHANGE PURPOSE OF USE AND PLACE OF USE UNDER WATER RIGHT NO. S4-84594-J;

APPROPRIATE PUBLIC WATERS UNDER NEW MITIGATED PERMIT S4-33241; and

CHANGE POINTS OF DIVERSION UNDER WATER RIGHT NO. S4-84595-J

TAKE NOTICE:

1That on September 24, 2019, SMID filed change application No. CS4-84594-J with Department of Ecology (“Ecology”) to change the purpose of use and place of use under existing Water Right No. S4-84594-J.

The existing right is adjudicated certificate No. S4-84594-J, with a priority date of January 26, 1887, and authorizes the diversion of up to 38 cubic feet per second and 13,781.0 acre-feet per year from a diversion located within the SW¼NW¼ of Section 7, Township 13 North, Range 19 E.W.M. This right authorizes water to be used for irrigation, frost protection, other agricultural purposes and stock water from April 1 to October 31 each year within the SMID service area, generally located in the East Selah, Terrace Heights, and Moxee area, as described and depicted in adjudication exhibits SMID 23 (A), (B) and (C) (together, the “SMID authorized place of use”).

SMID proposes to change the purpose of use to instream flow and mitigation purposes and place in the Washington Trust Water Right Program (“Trust”)and the place of use to the Yakima and Columbia Rivers commencing at the existing point of diversion within SW¼NW¼ of Section 7, Township 13 North, Range 19 E.W.M. and extending downstream in the Yakima River to its confluence with the Columbia River and within the Columbia River to the Pacific Ocean.

2.That on September 24, 2019, SMID under Application No. S4-33241, applied to Ecology to appropriate public waters, subject to existing rights, from three points of diversion at a combined withdrawal rate of 11.41 cubic feet per second, 3,278.8 acre-feet from April 1 to October 31 each year for the purposes of irrigation of 839.5 acres, frost protection and other agricultural purposes within the SMID authorized place of use.

That the sources of the proposed appropriation are located within the SE¼ of Section 8, Township 14 North, Range 19 E.W.M .; SE¼ of Section 7; and N½ of Section 17, Township 13 North, Range 19 E.W.M., all in Yakima County, WA. The proposed appropriation will be fully mitigated by S4-84594-J, to be held in Trust under the change application described in Paragraph 1, above.

3. That on September 24, 2019, SMID filed change application No. CS4-84595-J with Ecology to change the point of diversion under existing Water Right No. S4-84595-J.

The existing right is adjudicated certificate No. S4-84595-J, with a priority date of May 10, 1905, and authorizes the diversion of up to 3.1 cubic feet per second and 959.4 acre-feet per year from a diversion located within the SW¼NW¼ of Section 7, Township 13 North, Range 19 E.W.M. This right authorizes water to be used for irrigation and incidental domestic supply from April 1 to October 31 each year within the SMID authorized place of use.

SMID proposes to change the existing point of diversion to three points of diversion located as follows: 1) within SE¼ of Section 8, Township 14 North, Range 19 E.W.M .; 2) within SE¼ of Section 7, Township 13 North, Range 19 E.W.M .; and 3) within N½ of Section 17, Township 13 North, Range 19 E.W.M .; all in Yakima County, WA.

Protests or objections to approval of the above-described applications must include a detailed statement of the basis for objections. All letters of protest will become public record. Cash shall not be accepted. Fees must be paid by check or money order and are nonrefundable. 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: the 26th day of February 2020.

(0810, 0906)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Klickitat County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 beginning at 1:30 PM in the Klickitat County Commissioner's meeting room, 205 S. Columbus, Room 101, Goldendale, WA 98620.

THE PURPOSE of said hearing is to allow any interested taxpayer to appear and be heard for or against the proposed resolution to impose a Sales and Use Tax to Provide for Affordable and Supportive Housing; Creating the Affordable and Supportive Housing Sales Tax Credit Fund; and Adding a New Chapter 3.10 to Klickitat County Code.

Dated this 18th day of February 2020.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

REX F. JOHNSTON, CHAIRMAN

(0907, 1002)

Klickitat County Determination of Mitigated Non-Significance

Notice is hereby given that Klickitat County issued a Mitigated Determination of Non-significance (MDNS) on February 20, 2020, under SEPA Rules (Chapter 197-11 WAC) and the Klickitat County Environmental Ordinance Number 121084, as amended, for the following proposals:

SEP2020-03. Courtney Road Improvements. The proposed project consists of two parts, the overlay (southern portion) and the realignment (northern portion) of Courtney Road. The total project consists of 3.16 miles of roadway work. The southern overlay portion begins at MP 0.43 and ends at MP 2.20. Within the southern overlay, there is a slight shoulder widening occurring between stations 2+28 and 7+00. The northern portion of the project consists of the realignment. The realignment begins at MP 2.97 and ends at MP 4.36. The realignment passes through a wetland where a culvert is being replaced and the roadway is being moved slightly east. A wetland delineation and mitigation plan involving replanting of wetland species was prepared. The project is located on portion of Courtney Road within Sections 27, 28 and 34, Township 3 North, Range 11 East, WM, Klickitat County, WA. Applicant: Klickitat County Public Works.

After review of the completed environmental checklists and other information on file the Klickitat County Responsible Official has determined that this proposal will not have probable significant adverse impacts on the environment. Copies of the MDNS are available at the Klickitat County Planning Department during normal business hours. Comments or appeals on the above environmental reviews will be accepted until 5:00 pm March 13, 2020. Appeals must be filed with the Klickitat County Auditor’s office. Appeals shall not be deemed complete without payment of the appeal fees applicable to class C projects, payable to Klickitat County Planning Department.

(0908)

Notice to Contractors

Sealed bids for the 2020 Annual Striping Program, RN 642-20 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 March 10, 2020 for performing the work described below. Sealed bids received will be opened at the Commissioner’s Chambers and publicly read aloud on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. or shortly thereafter. Bids received after 1:15 p.m. March 10, 2020 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. March 10, 2020, 2020 Annual Striping Program, RN 642-20”.

This Contract provides for the installation of, yellow skip, no-pass, white edge pavement markings, plastic pavement markings and symbols and removal of existing pavement markings and plastic pavement markings in accordance with the Contract Plans, Contract Provisions, and the Standard Specifications.

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 $600,000.

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:

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 http://bxwa.com 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.

Paper Copies are also available upon receipt of a non-refundable deposit in the amount of $25.00, payable to the Klickitat County Public Works Department, 228 W Main, MS-CH 19, Goldendale, WA, 98620. Bidders that obtain paper copies are encouraged to “Register” online at bxwa.com, in order to receive automatic addenda notification by email and to appear on the “Bidders List” if they so desire.

Dated this 25th Day of February 2020.

OARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Klickitat County, Washington

Rex F. Johnston,

Chairman

David M. Sauter,

Commissioner

Jim Sizemore,

Commissioner

ATTEST:

Lee Snell

Clerk of the Board

In and for the County of Klickitat,

State of Washington

(0909, 1003)

 

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