LYNDEN

INVITATION FOR BID

INVITATION FOR BID

CITY OF LYNDEN

INDUSTRIAL CONDENSATE PIPELINE OUTFALL

City of Lynden Project Number 2015-09

Bid Date: November 23, 2021

Engineer’s Estimate: $2,800,000

Sealed bid proposals will be received by the City of Lynden at the Public Works Department,  Lynden City Hall, 300 4th Street, Lynden, Washington, 98264, (360) 354-3446, until 2:00 p.m., on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, and will then and there be opened and publicly read. Bid proposals will be opened and the results will be announced in the first-floor conference room at Lynden City Hall.

This contract provides for the installation of an 18-inch Industrial Condensate Pipeline (ICP) from an existing manhole approximately 750 feet north of the Nooksack River on the west side of Hannegan Road, to an outfall into the Nooksack River. This work includes the installation of 4 manholes, 400 feet of open trench piping, 400 feet of auger bored piping, and the outfall into the Nooksack River as well as restoration of disturbed areas, mitigation plantings, pavement patching and other work. All work shall be in accordance with the Contract Plans, Special Provisions, the Standard Specifications, and Standard Plans.  All materials, equipment, labor, and other miscellaneous items required to complete the work shall be furnished by the contractor.

All bid proposals shall be accompanied by a bid proposal deposit in cash, certified check, cashier’s check, or surety bond in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the amount of such bid proposal.  Should the successful bidder fail to enter into such contract and furnish satisfactory performance bond and payment bond both in an amount of 100 percent (100%) of the contract price within the time stated in the specifications, the bid proposal deposit shall be forfeited to the City of Lynden.  All bidders and subcontractors shall have a contractor’s license to work in the State of Washington and a City of Lynden Business License.

Information, copies of maps, plans, specifications and addenda for this project will be available

online beginning October 27, 2021 at http://www.lyndenwa.org/public-works-projects/. The bid documents will also be available for purchase at the Public Works Department, 2nd Floor, Lynden City Hall, 300 4th Street, Lynden, Washington 98264.  A non-refundable fee of $50.00 (fifty dollars) will be charged for each set of bid documents.  An additional $15.00 (fifteen dollar) fee will be charged for mailing.  Checks should be made payable to the City of Lynden and mailed to the Public Works Department, 300 4th Street, Lynden WA 98264.  Plans and specifications will be available beginning October 27, 2021. Contractors who download plans and specifications are advised to e-mail sytsmah@lyndenwa.org to be added to the plan holders list to receive any addenda that may be issued.

Questions regarding this project may be directed to Reichhardt and Ebe Engineering, Inc., 423 Front Street, Lynden, Washington, 98264, (360) 354-3687.  Questions will be received and answered in accordance with Section 1-02.4(1) of the Special Provisions.

The City of Lynden reserves the right to accept a proposal of the bidder submitting the lowest responsible bid, to reject any or all bids, republish the call for bids, revise or cancel the work to be performed, or do the work otherwise, if the best interest of the City is served thereby.  The City of Lynden also reserves the right to postpone the bid award for a period of sixty (60) calendar days after bid opening.

The City of Lynden, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 USC 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 ensure 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, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.

Bidders prior to submittal of a bid shall attend a Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference with the Project Engineer. The video conference meeting will start at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 10, 2021. The video conference will be held via Microsoft Teams and can be joined at the following web address: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZTgxODZkZjktNDZlMS00OTRjLTgwZWYtNmQ1MjRhMThlOTg1%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a

%229f851e2f-0b44-4e42-9143-a842426b526%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%2233f4876d-628f-414a-bd47-8d0bce880464%22%7d, alternatively, email officeadmin@recivil.com and a meeting invitation will be forwarded to you. Following the mandatory pre-bid conference, Bidders may schedule a jobsite visit with the Project Engineer.

CITY OF LYNDEN

Steve Banham, P.E.

Public Works Director

Published Wednesday, October 27, 2021 and Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Lynden Tribune

Published October 27 & November 3, 2021

ORDINANCE NO. 1637

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LYNDEN, COUNTY OF WHATCOM,

AMENDING CHAPTER 12.24 OF THE LYNDEN MUNICIPAL CODE TO ALLOW FOR THE EXCLUSION OF ANYONE WHO VIOLATES PROVISIONS OF THE LYNDEN MUNICIPAL CODE, REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON, OR PARK RULES IN A CITY OF LYNDEN PARK BY WRITTEN NOTICE

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 November 1, 2021.

Published November 3, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

LEGAL NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A

CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT AND PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on September 7, 2021, the City of Lynden received an application from Gerardo Morado, regarding the property described below:

LOT A BENDER PLAZA SHORT PLAT, RECORDED UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 2060801211, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

COMMONLY DESCRIBED AS:  8894 Bender Road, Lynden.

requesting a conditional use permit to allow an auto repair shop in an existing commercial building within the CSL zone.  The application was determined to be complete on October 1, 2021, and the notice of completeness was postmarked on October 25, 2021.

A virtual public hearing with the Lynden Planning Commission has been tentatively scheduled for November 18, 2021.  Under Lynden Municipal Code 17.09.100, the final decision for this project must be made within 120 days from the date of the letter of completeness.  Any persons wishing to comment on the application, or the proposal may do so by submitting their written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, 300 4th Street, Lynden 98264, by November 17, 2021.

Please Note:  Due to concerns related to the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, those interested in participating in the meeting remotely should contact the Planning Department at (360) 354-5532 before noon on November 18th.  Written comments and questions are welcome and will be poised to the Commission and Applicant during the meeting.

Published November 3, 2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing on the City of Lynden’s 2022 Property Tax Levy will be held at 7:00PM during the Monday, November 15, 2021 City Council meeting.  All interested parties wishing to speak to the Council, please contact the City Clerk at 360-255-7085 before 12:00 PM on Thursday prior to the council meeting to be added to the agenda.  Written comments will be accepted through 4:00 PM, Monday, November 15, 2021.

Copies of the 2022 Preliminary Budget are presently available for public view online at www.lyndenwa.org, in the Mayor’s Office and the Finance Director’s Office (between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday).

Anthony Burrows

Finance Director

Published November 3 & 10, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

RESOLUTION NO. 1042

REVISIONS TO DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS

NOTICE is hereby given that the City of Lynden will receive public comment on proposed revisions to the Project Manual for Engineering Design and Development Standards, Resolution No. 1042, in the office of the Public Works Department, 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA, 98264, until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, December 6, 2021. The standards apply to the construction of private and public construction within the City of Lynden. Proposed revisions are available for review on the City website at https://www.lyndenwa.org/public-works/design-standards/.

All inquiries may be directed to the Public Works Department at (360) 354-3446.

Heather Sytsma

Office Manager

Published November 3 & 10, 2021

EVERSON

CITY OF EVERSON

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Everson City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 9th, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. at Everson City Hall, 111 W. Main St., Everson, WA, to consider the 2022 Preliminary Budget and sources of revenue including the 2022 Property Tax Levy. Any party may submit written or oral comments at the hearing. If you are unable to attend the public hearing in person, you may submit your written comments by 4 p.m. on November 9th, 2021 to the City Clerk at PO Box 315, Everson, WA 98247. Copies of the 2022 Preliminary Budget will be available for public viewing in the Clerk’s office.

M. Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer

Published November 3, 2021


NOOKSACK

CITY OF NOOKSACK

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing on the City of Nooksack’s 2022 Preliminary Budget will be held at Nooksack City Hall, on Monday November 15, 2021 at 7:00PM. All interested parties wishing to comment may appear at said time and place. The Preliminary 2022 budget has been filed with the clerk and may be examined at the Clerk’s Office, 103 W Madison St. after November 19, 2021. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the public hearing on the final 2022 budget will be held on December 6, 2021,  at 103 W Madison St. at 7:00PM. Any taxpayer may appear and be heard, either for or against any part of the budget with written or oral comments. Anyone with special needs or disabilities that will be attending the meeting should contact city hall at #360-966-2531 at least 48 hours in advance.

Virginia Arnason

Clerk-Treasurer

City of Nooksack

Published November 3 & 10, 2021

CITY OF NOOKSACK

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that that the Nooksack City Council will hold a public hearing regarding the 2021 Update of the Whatcom County Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan at Nooksack City Hall at 7:00 p.m. on November 15, 2021. Written comments may be submitted to the address below prior to the hearing. Any party may submit written or oral testimony at the hearing. The draft plan is available for review at Nooksack City Hall during normal business hours or on the City website.

Nooksack City Hall

103 W. Madison Street

Nooksack, WA 98276

(360) 966-2531

Published November 3, 2021


SUMAS

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that the Sumas City Council will hold public hearings on the 2022 Preliminary Budget and sources of revenue including the 2022 Property Tax Levy on Monday, November 8, 2021 at 7:00pm in council chambers. Interested parties wishing to comment may appear in person or via online meeting or may submit written comment to the City Clerk by 4:00pm on November 8th.

(Login information will be available prior to the meeting on the City’s website www.cityofsumas.com or by contacting the City Clerk).

Jennifer Bell

Finance Director

Published October 27 & November 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

CLARICE E. BLANKERS, Deceased.

NO.  21-4-00820-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge David E. Freeman

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:

October 27, 2021

Personal Representative:    Joel D. Blankers

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 October 27, November 3 & 10, 2021


PUBLIC NOTICE

Legal Notice

Whatcom County Cemetery District No. 9 Commissioners will meet Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at Nooksack City Hall –103 W. Madison St. Nooksack, WA at 4:30 p.m. to consider sources of income available to the District for the 2021 Levy in the 2022 Budget. This meeting will be held on November 10th because our regular scheduled meeting would’ve been on November 11th which is a holiday.

Amanda Hadeen, Secretary

Published November 3, 2021


SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

OLIVER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company, and

COOPER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company,

Plaintiffs,

vs.

Unknown Heirs and/or Devisees of W H KAUFMAN, deceased,

Defendants.

No.  21-2-01056-37

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

Judge:   Robert E. Olson

STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: Unknown Heirs and/or Devisees of W H KAUFMAN, deceased;

AND TO:    All other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants:

YOU AND EACH OF YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear within sixty (60) days after the date of first Publication of this Summons, to-wit, sixty (60) days after the 13th day of October 2021, and defend the above-entitled action in the above-entitled court and answer the Complaint of the Plaintiffs, OLIVER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company, and COOPER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company, and serve a copy of your answer upon the undersigned attorney for Plaintiffs, Lesa Starkenburg-Kroontje at her office below stated; and, in case your failure to do so, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the Complaint in this action, which has been filed with the clerk of said court.    

This object of this action is to quiet title in Plaintiffs to real estate located in Whatcom County, Washington, described as:

Parcel B: All that portion of the following described real property lying Southwesterly of State Route 5, Bellingham to Smith Road Vicinity, which is shown of record in Volume “A” of Highway Plats, page 155, records to said Whatcom County:

The South 298 feet of Lot 14, “Plat of Downies Addition to North Bellingham, Washington”, as per map thereof, recorded in Book 3 of Plats, page 29, in the Auditor’s office of Whatcom County, State of Washington.

Situate in Whatcom County, Washington.

against the claim of the Defendants and any one of them.

DATED this 6th day of October 2021.                STARKENBURG-KROONTJE AT LAW P.S

LESA STARKENBURG-KROONTJE, WSBA # 21843            Attorney for Plaintiffs            313 4th Street            Lynden, WA 98264

Published October 13, 20, 27 & November 3, 10, 17, 2021