LYNDEN

ORDINANCE NO. 1615

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LYNDEN ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 2.09 TO THE LYNDEN MUNICIPAL CODE AND AMENDING NUMEROUS CHAPTERS OF THE LYNDEN MUNICIPAL CODE, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTABLISHING THE OFFICE OF HEARING EXAMINER, AND ADOPTING PROCEDURAL RULES FOR THE CITY OF LYNDEN HEARING EXAMINER

A complete copy of this Ordinance is available during regular business hours at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 300 4th Street, Lynden, Washington.  The Ordinance will be mailed upon request without cost.  This publication by title is made pursuant to RCW 35A.12.160. Adopted March 1, 2021.

Published March 3, 2021

ORDINANCE NO. 1621

INTERIM ORDINANCE EXTENDING THE MORATORIUM ON SUBDIVISION AND PLANNED RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS AND CERTAIN BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATIONS FOR PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN THE PEPIN CREEK PROJECT AREA

A complete copy of this Ordinance is available during regular business hours at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 300 4th Street, Lynden, Washington.  The Ordinance will be mailed upon request without cost.  This publication by title is made pursuant to RCW 35A.12.160. Adopted March 1, 2021.

Published March 3, 2021


EVERSON

City of Everson

Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Update

The City of Everson, in cooperation with Whatcom County and other governmental agencies throughout the county, is undertaking a required update of the County Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan (NHMP). This update is required to maintain eligibility for certain federal grant programs. Information regarding the NHMP update and opportunities for public participation during the update process can be found on the City’s website at: http://www.ci.everson.wa.us/natural_hazards_mitigation_plan.php.  Interested parties can also contact the Everson City Planner by e-mail at rollinh@sehome.com.

City of Everson

111 W. Main Street

P.O. Box 315

Everson, WA  98247

(360 (988-3411

Published March 3, 2021


NOOKSACK

City of Nooksack

Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Update

The City of Nooksack, in cooperation with Whatcom County and other governmental agencies throughout the county, is undertaking a required update of the County Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan (NHMP). This update is required to maintain eligibility for certain federal grant programs. Information regarding the NHMP update and opportunities for public participation during the update process can be found on the City’s website at: http://www.cityofnooksack.com/natural_hazards_mitigation_plan. Interested parties can also contact the Nooksack City Planner by e-mail at rollinh@sehome.com.

City of Nooksack

103 W. Madison Street

Nooksack, WA  98276

(360) 966-2531

Published March 3, 2021


SUMAS

City of Sumas

Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Update

The City of Sumas, in cooperation with Whatcom County and other governmental agencies throughout the county, is undertaking a required update of the County Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan (NHMP). This update is required to maintain eligibility for certain federal grant programs. Information regarding the NHMP update and opportunities for public participation during the update process can be found on the City’s website at: http://www.cityofsumas.com/natural-hazards-mitigation-plan.  Interested parties can also contact the Sumas City Planner by e-mail at rollinh@sehome.com.

City of Sumas

433 Cherry Street

P.O. Box 9

Sumas, WA  98295

(360) 988-5711

Published March 3, 2021

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

In Re the Estate of

CAROL E. METZGER, Deceased.

NO.  21-4-00060-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge  Robert E. Olson                                                                          

The Personal Representative named below has been appointed as Personal Representative of this estate.  Any person having a claim against the decedent 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 filing the original of the claim with the court.  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(3); or

2. four months after the date of the 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 11.40.060.  This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication:

February 17, 2021

Personal Representative:    Richard Metzger

c/o Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Attorney for the Personal Representative: Nicole L. Terpstra,   WSBA #32974

Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Address for Mailing or Service:    Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Published February 17, 24 & March 3, 2021

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

In Re the Estate of

DAVID VAN KIRK, Deceased.

NO.  21-4-00104-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge  Robert E. Olson                                                                          

The Administrator named below has been appointed as Administrator of this estate.  Any person having a claim against the decedent 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 Administrator or the Administrator’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court in which the probate proceedings were commenced.  The claim must be presented within the later of:  

1. thirty days after the Administrator 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 the 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 11.40.060.  This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication: March 3, 2021

Administrator: Marcia Van Kirk

c/o Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Attorney for the Administrator:    Nicole L. Terpstra, WSBA #32974

Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Address for Mailing or Service:    Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney

Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Court of probate proceeding and

cause number: Whatcom County Superior Court

Cause No. 21-4-00104-37

    

Published March 3, 10 & 17, 2021


PUBLIC NOTICE

The following project has been deemed an “essential facility” by Washington State Superintendent of Public Education, therefore construction will proceed as scheduled. All activity in and related to the job site will meet or exceed Washington State and local guidelines for social distancing and appropriate health protection. Contact the project manager for further details.

INVITATION TO BIDDERS: BID SET 02, BP-06.1, BP-08.1 & BP-10.1

PROJECT: Ferndale High School Replacement

LOCATION: 5830 Golden Eagle Dr; Ferndale, WA 98248

OWNER: Ferndale School District; 6041 Vista Drive; Ferndale, WA 98248; CONTACT: Mark Deebach; Phone: 360.383.9203; Email: mark.deebach@ferndalesd.org

GCCM: Cornerstone General Contractors, Inc; 11805 North Creek Parkway South, Ste #115; Bothell, WA 98011. CONTACT: Sam Comer; Phone: 425.481.7460; Email: sam@cornerstonegci.com

ARCHITECT: Dykeman Inc.; 1716 West Marine View Drive; Everett, WA 98201; CONTACT: Tim Jewett; Phone: 425.259.3161; Email: timj@dykeman.net.

BIDS DUE: March 25, 2021 at 2:00 PM (PDT)

For the following bid packages, sealed bids must be received at Ferndale School District offices, located at 6041 Vista Drive, Ferndale, WA 98248.

BID PACKAGE; APPROXIMATE BUDGET; DESCRIPTION

BP-06.1; $300,000; Seismic Upgrades

BP-08.2; $1,700,000; Openings

BP-10.1; $3,100,000; Construction Specialties

IT IS THE INTENT OF CORNERSTONE GENERAL CONTRACTORS, INC. TO BID ON BP 06.1, BP-08.2 and BP-10.1 AS A TRADE CONTRACTOR. FOR THIS REASON, THE OWNER WILL EXCLUSIVELY MANAGE THE BIDDING PROCESS FOR THIS BID PACKAGE.

BID DOCUMENTS: Plans and specifications are available at Builders Exchange at www.bxwa.com under Cornerstone General Contractor’s Inc, http://www.bxwa.com/bxwa_toc/private/357.html, Projects Bidding (no password required).

BONDS: For all bids that exceed $300,000 a Performance and Payment Bond is required. Bid Bond in the amount of 5% of the total bid is required for ALL bids that exceed $300,000.

PREBID MEETING: DATE/TIME: Wednesday March 10, 2021 at 2:00pm (PST)

To respect social distancing guidelines, the pre-bid meeting will be held online via Zoom. Please contact Sam Comer via phone 425.481.7460 or email sam@cornerstonegci.com to obtain zoom meeting information.

Site visits are permitted by appointment only. Please contact Sam Comer via phone 425.481.7460 or email sam@cornerstonegci.com to set up a site visit appointment.;

SITE LOCATION: 5830 Golden Eagle Dr; Ferndale, WA 98248

*Bidders are encouraged to attend pre-bid meeting, but this is not mandatory.

TRADE UNIONS: Trade Contractor recognizes Cornerstone has an agreement with the following union: Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters. In accordance with RCW 39.10.380 Subcontractor Bidding Procedure, Trade Contractors shall be obligated and bound to such agreements for work claimed by the Carpenters Union. Should any of Trade Contractor work (including work of lower tier subcontractors) be claimed by this Union, Subcontractor will enter into an agreement with this Union for performance of the claimed work on this project.

SCOPE: See Section 002410 – General Scope of Work and Section 002413 – Specific Scope of Work.

NOTES: Cornerstone General Contractors Inc. is acting as a construction manager for the Ferndale School District, not as a general contractor on this project. For this reason, all rules for public bidding must be followed by all contractors bidding these packages. Bids must be submitted as indicated in the Instructions to Bidders. Faxed bids, bids which are not on the proper bid form, and bids that do not fulfill the requirements of the Instructions to Bidders, cannot be accepted. All bids shall remain valid for a period of 90 calendar days. Refer to RCW 39.10.380, Cornerstone General Contractors has a labor agreement with the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters.

Cornerstone supports a strong, balanced workforce that includes minorities, women, veterans, and LGBTQ+ who reflect the local communities we serve in Western Washington. To achieve equitable and inclusive opportunities, we are committed to eliminating barriers for all.

Member of AGC of Washington.

Contractor’s license: #CORNEGC970J3.

Published February 24 & March 3, 2021

The following project has been deemed an “essential facility” by Washington State Superintendent of Public Education, therefore construction will proceed as scheduled. All activity in and related to the job site will meet or exceed Washington State and local guidelines for social distancing and appropriate health protection. Contact the project manager for further details.

Ferndale HS BID SET 02, BP- 4.1, 6.2, 7.1-2, 8.1, 9.1-7, 11.1, 32.1-2

PROJECT: Ferndale High School Replacement

LOCATION: 5830 Golden Eagle Dr; Ferndale, WA 98248

OWNER: Ferndale School District; 6041 Vista Drive; Ferndale, WA 98248; CONTACT: Mark Deebach; Phone: 360.383.9203; Email: mark.deebach@ferndalesd.org

GCCM: Cornerstone General Contractors, Inc; 11805 North Creek Parkway South, Ste #115; Bothell, WA 98011. CONTACT: Sam Comer; Phone: 425.481.7460; Email: sam@cornerstonegci.com

ARCHITECT: Dykeman Inc.; 1716 West Marine View Drive; Everett, WA 98201; CONTACT: Tim Jewett; Phone: 425.259.3161; Email: timj@dykeman.net

BIDS DUE: March 24, 2021 at 2:00 PM (PST)

For the following bid packages, sealed bids must be received at Ferndale School District offices, located at 6041 Vista Drive, Ferndale, WA 98248.

BID PACKAGE; APPROXIMATE BUDGET; DESCRIPTION

BP-04.1; $700,000; Masonry

BP-06.2; $2,300,000; Casework & Finish Carpentry

BP-07.1; $2,000,000; Metal Panels, Siding & Flashings

BP-07.2; 900,000; Roofing

BP-08.1; $2,700,000; Aluminum Window Systems

BP-09.1; $4,400,000; Metal Framing & GWB

BP-09.2; $1,300,000; Acoustical Ceilings & Treatments

BP-09.3; $200,000; Carpet

BP-09.4; $300,000; Resilient

BP-09.5; $200,000; Wood Athletic Flooring

BP-09.6; $400,000; Tiling

BP-09.7; $700,000; Painting, Coatings & Sealants

BP-11.1; $1,600,000; Food Service

BP-32.1; $1,600,000; Athletic Field Development

BP-32.2; $900,000; Landscape & Irrigation

BID DOCUMENTS: Plans and specifications are available at Builders Exchange at www.bxwa.com under Cornerstone General Contractor’s Inc, http://www.bxwa.com/bxwa_toc/private/357.html, Projects Bidding (no password required).

BONDS: For all bids that exceed $300,000 a Performance and Payment Bond is required. Bid Bond in the amount of 5% of the total bid is required for ALL bids that exceed $300,000.

PREBID MEETING: DATE/TIME: Wednesday March 10, 2021 at 2:00pm (PST)

To respect social distancing guidelines, the prebid meeting will be held online via Zoom. Please contact Sam Comer via phone 425.481.7460 or email sam@cornerstonegci.com to obtain zoom meeting information.

Site visits are permitted by appointment only. Please contact Sam Comer via phone 425.481.7460 or email sam@cornerstonegci.com to set up a site visit appointment.;

SITE LOCATION: 5830 Golden Eagle Dr; Ferndale, WA 98248

*Bidders are encouraged to attend pre-bid meeting, but it is not mandatory.

TRADE UNIONS: Trade Contractor recognizes Cornerstone has an agreement with the following union: Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters. In accordance with RCW 39.10.380 Subcontractor Bidding Procedure, Trade Contractors shall be obligated and bound to such agreements for work claimed by the Carpenters Union. Should any of Trade Contractor work (including work of lower tier subcontractors) be claimed by this Union, Subcontractor will enter into an agreement with this Union for performance of the claimed work on this project.

SCOPE: See Section 002410 – General Scope of Work and Section 002413 – Specific Scope of Work.

NOTES: Cornerstone General Contractors Inc. is acting as a construction manager for the Ferndale School District, not as a general contractor on this project. For this reason, all rules for public bidding must be followed by all contractors bidding these packages. Bids must be submitted as indicated in the Instructions to Bidders. Faxed bids, bids which are not on the proper bid form, and bids that do not fulfill the requirements of the Instructions to Bidders, cannot be accepted. All bids shall remain valid for a period of 90 calendar days. Refer to RCW 39.10.380, Cornerstone General Contractors has a labor agreement with the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters.

Cornerstone supports a strong, balanced workforce that includes minorities, women, veterans, and LGBTQ+ who reflect the local communities we serve in Western Washington. To achieve equitable and inclusive opportunities, we are committed to eliminating barriers for all.

Member of AGC of Washington.

Contractor’s license: #CORNEGC970J3.

Published February 24 & March 3, 2021

The following project has been deemed an “essential facility” by Washington State Superintendent of Public Education, therefore construction will proceed as scheduled. All activity in and related to the job site will meet or exceed Washington State and local guidelines for social distancing and appropriate health protection. Contact the project manager for further details.

INVITATION TO BIDDERS: Ferndale HS BID SET 02, BP- 8.1 Aluminum Window Systems

PROJECT: Ferndale High School Replacement

LOCATION: 5830 Golden Eagle Dr; Ferndale, WA 98248

OWNER: Ferndale School District; 6041 Vista Drive; Ferndale, WA 98248; CONTACT: Mark Deebach; Phone: 360.383.9203; Email: mark.deebach@ferndalesd.org

GCCM: Cornerstone General Contractors, Inc; 11805 North Creek Parkway South, Ste #115; Bothell, WA 98011. CONTACT: Sam Comer; Phone: 425.481.7460; Email: sam@cornerstonegci.com

ARCHITECT: Dykeman Inc.; 1716 West Marine View Drive; Everett, WA 98201; CONTACT: Tim Jewett; Phone: 425.259.3161; Email: timj@dykeman.net

BIDS DUE: March 24, 2021 at 2:00 PM (PDT)

For the following bid package, sealed bids must be received at Ferndale School District offices, located at 6041 Vista Drive, Ferndale, WA 98248.

BID PACKAGE; APPROXIMATE BUDGET; DESCRIPTION

BP-08.1; $2,700,000; Aluminum Window Systems

BID DOCUMENTS: Plans and specifications are available at Builders Exchange at www.bxwa.com under Cornerstone General Contractor’s Inc, http://www.bxwa.com/bxwa_toc/private/357.html, Projects Bidding (no password required).

BONDS: For all bids that exceed $300,000 a Performance and Payment Bond is required. Bid Bond in the amount of 5% of the total bid is required for ALL bids that exceed $300,000.

PREBID MEETING: DATE/TIME: Wednesday March 10, 2021 at 2:00pm (PST)

To respect social distancing guidelines, the prebid meeting will be held online via Zoom. Please contact Sam Comer via phone 425.481.7460 or email sam@cornerstonegci.com to obtain zoom meeting information.

Site visits are permitted by appointment only. Please contact Sam Comer via phone 425.481.7460 or email sam@cornerstonegci.com to set up a site visit appointment.;

SITE LOCATION: 5830 Golden Eagle Dr; Ferndale, WA 98248

*Bidders are encouraged to attend prebid meeting, but it is not mandatory.

TRADE UNIONS: Trade Contractor recognizes Cornerstone has an agreement with the following union: Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters. In accordance with RCW 39.10.380 Subcontractor Bidding Procedure, Trade Contractors shall be obligated and bound to such agreements for work claimed by the Carpenters Union. Should any of Trade Contractor work (including work of lower tier subcontractors) be claimed by this Union, Subcontractor will enter into an agreement with this Union for performance of the claimed work on this project.

SCOPE: See Section 002410 – General Scope of Work and Section 002413 – Specific Scope of Work.

NOTES: Cornerstone General Contractors Inc. is acting as a construction manager for the Ferndale School District, not as a general contractor on this project. For this reason, all rules for public bidding must be followed by all contractors bidding these packages. Bids must be submitted as indicated in the Instructions to Bidders. Faxed bids, bids which are not on the proper bid form, and bids that do not fulfill the requirements of the Instructions to Bidders, cannot be accepted. All bids shall remain valid for a period of 90 calendar days. Refer to RCW 39.10.380, Cornerstone General Contractors has a labor agreement with the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters.

Cornerstone supports a strong, balanced workforce that includes minorities, women, veterans, and LGBTQ+ who reflect the local communities we serve in Western Washington. To achieve equitable and inclusive opportunities, we are committed to eliminating barriers for all.

Member of AGC of Washington.

Contractor’s license: #CORNEGC970J3.

Published March 3, 2021