LYNDEN

City of Lynden Seeks Candidates for

Civil Service Commissioner

The City of Lynden is soliciting candidates wishing to serve as a Civil Service Commissioner. The three-member Civil Service Commission helps oversee some aspects of hiring and employment for Police and Firefighters.  Individuals with experience in personnel management or employee relations are well-suited for this role.  No current officer or employee of the City may serve as a Commissioner. This is a volunteer position without compensation, appointed by the Mayor. The term expires December 31, 2023.

Eligible candidates must:

Reside within Lynden for at least three years prior to appointment.

Be a US citizen.

Be a registered voter.

Deadline for submitting the Application of Appointment is October 29, 2021.

For more information can be found here: Current Public Notice – City of Lynden (lyndenwa.org)

Once the application for appointment is completed please deliver by person, by regular postal mail, or email to one of the following addresses:

City of Lynden

Attention: Civil Service Secretary

300 4th Street

Lynden WA 98264

Cityhall@lyndenwa.org

For questions, please contact Civil Service Examiner, Kimberly Clemons,  at 360-354-1170.

Published September 29 & October 6, 2021

ORDINANCE NO. 1636

AN ORDINANCE RENEWING THE GRANT TO CASCADE NATURAL GAS CORPORATION, A WASHINGTON CORPORATION, ITS SUCCESSORS, GRANTEES AND ASSIGNS THE NONEXCLUSIVE RIGHT, PRIVILEGE, AUTHORITY AND FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE, MAINTAIN, REMOVE, REPLACE, AND REPAIR EXISTING PIPELINE FACILITIES, TOGETHER WITH EQUIPMENT AND APPURTENANCES THERETO, FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF NATURAL GAS WITHIN AND THROUGH THE CITY OF LYNDEN.

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 October 4, 2021.

Published October 6, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

LEGAL NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A

SHORT PLAT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on September 14, 2021, the City of Lynden received an application from Northwest Surveying & GPS, Agent for TMI Holdings, LLC and Halo Holdings, LLC, regarding the property described below:

LOT A, SKYVIEW LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED JULY 20, 2021, UNDER WHATCOM COUNTY AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 2021-0703457, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.  SITUATE IN WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

COMMONLY DESCRIBED AS: 1546 E BADGER ROAD, LYNDEN

Requesting the approval to subdivide approximately 2.86 acres into 4 parcels within the CSL (Local Commercial Services) zone at the above noted location.  The application was determined to be complete on September 30, 2021, and the notice of completeness was postmarked on that date.

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 by submitting their written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, 300 4th Street, Lynden 98264, by October 20, 2021.  Persons with questions regarding the project may contact Heidi Gudde at 354-5532.

Published October 6, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

LEGAL NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A

CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT

AND PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on May 26, 2021, the City of Lynden received an application from Lesa Starkenburg-Kroontje, Agent for Four “S” Investments U.S., Inc., regarding the property described below:

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: REAL PROPERTY IN THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM, STATE OF WASHINGTON, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:  

PARCEL A: A TRACT BEGINNING AT A POINT 40 FEET NORTH AND 549 FEET WEST OF THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 24, TOWNSHIP 40 NORTH, RANGE 2 EAST OF W.M.; THENCE WEST 410 FEET; THENCE NORTH 396 FEET; THENCE EAST 410 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 396 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; AND A TRACT BEGINNING 40 FEET NORTH AND 959 FEET WEST OF THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE WEST TO A POINT 220 FEET EAST OF THE WEST LINE OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE NORTH 24 RODS; THENCE EAST TO A POINT DUE NORTH OF THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 24 RODS; THENCE EAST TO A POINT DUE NORTH OF THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 24 RODS TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; LESS ROADS; EXCEPT A PORTION DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT A POINT 440 FEET EAST AND 40 FEET NORTH OF THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE NORTH 300 FEET; THENCE WEST 220 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 300 FEET; THENCE EAST 220 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; AND A TRACT BEGINNING 40 FEET NORTH AND 108 FEET WEST OF THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE WEST 441 FEET; THENCE NORTH 400 FEET; THENCE EAST 311 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 176 FEET; THENCE EAST 130 FEET; THENCE SOUTH TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; LESS ROADS. AND EXCEPT A PORTION DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING 40 FEET NORTH AND 549 FEET WEST OF THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE NORTH 175 FEET; THENCE EAST 150 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 175 FEET; THENCE WEST 150 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; AND EXCEPT THE EAST 50 FEET; AND EXCEPT THE NORTH 176 FEET THEREOF; AND EXCEPT PARCELS C, F, H AND I AS DELINEATED ON A SURVEY RECORDED UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO, 1990303598, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

PARCEL B: THAT PART OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 24, TOWNSHIP 40 NORTH, RANGE 2 EAST OF W.M./ DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT A POINT 440 FEET EAST AND 40 FEET NORTH OF THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE NORTH 300 FEET; THENCE WEST 220; THENCE SOUTH 300 FEET; THENCE EAST 220 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; EXCEPT A PORTION TO THE CITY OF LYNDEN FOR STREET, DESCRIBED UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 1990900125 AND AS DELINEATED AS PARCEL A ON A SURVEY RECORDED UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO.  1990900125, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

PARCEL C: THAT PART OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 24, TOWNSHIP 40 NORTH, RANGE 2 EAST OF W.M., DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS; BEGINNING AT A POINT 40 FEET NORTH AND 549 FEET WEST OF THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 24; THENCE NORTH 175 FEET; THENCE EAST 150 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 175 FEET; THENCE WEST 150 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. EXCEPT PARCELS D AND E AS DELINEATED ON A SURVEY RECORDED UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 1990303598, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

COMMONLY DESCRIBED AS:  2010 Front Street, Lynden.

requesting a conditional use permit to allow additional mobile units to infill areas within the existing park.  Up to 14 new sites will be prepared.  The application was determined to be complete on June 28, 2021, and the notice of completeness was postmarked on that date.

A virtual public hearing with the Lynden Planning Commission has been tentatively scheduled for October 21, 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 by submitting their written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, 300 4th Street, Lynden 98264, by October 20, 2021, or by attending the virtual public hearing to be held at 7:00 P.M. October 21, 2021.

Please Note:  Those interested in participating in the meeting remotely should contact Heidi Gudde at guddeh@lyndenwa.org or (360) 354-5532 before noon on October 21, 2021.  Due to concerns related to the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, all comments received through the mail or submitted electronically will be included as part of the meeting record.  Please feel free to contact the Planning Department for more meeting details

Published October 6, 2021


SUMAS

City of Sumas

Notice of Decision

Notice is hereby given that on September 27, 2021 the Sumas City Council denied a conditional use permit requested by Pacific Edge Builders LLC to allow construction of a single six-unit residential structures on two adjoining parcels located at 511 and 523 Second Street, Sumas, WA.

There is no administrative appeal of this decision.  Pursuant to Chapter 36.70C RCW, any petition challenging this decision must be filed with the superior court within twenty-one days of the issuance of the decision.

This notice is published pursuant to Section 20.08.130(C) of the Sumas Municipal Code.

Contact the City Clerk at the address below to request a complete copy of the Report of Decision:

City of Sumas

PO Box 9

Sumas, WA  98295

(360) 988-5711

Published October 6, 2021


NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE

Reference: James Bremer and Corrie Bremer, 47878845

Reference No(s) of Documents / Deed of Trust Assigned or Released: 2060801482

Document Title: AMENDED NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE

Grantor: James V. Bremer and Corrie A. Bremer, Husband and Wife

Current Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust: Wilmington Trust, National Association, not in its individual capacity, but solely as trustee for MFRA Trust 2015-1

Current Trustee of the Deed of Trust: Weinstein & Riley, P.S.

Current Loan Mortgage Servicer of the Deed of Trust: Planet Home Lending, LLC

Grantee: Greenpoint Mortgage Funding, Inc.

Abbreviated Legal Description as Follows: LOT A, PHIL & DEE’S LLA, v. 22, p. 9 (plat)

Assessor’s Property Tax Parcel/Account No(s): 370327 322396 0000

NOTICE: AS THE RESULT OF AN ORDER ENTERED IN A BANKRUPTCY PROCEEDING, CORRIE ANN BREMER AKA CORRIE ERICKSON MAY NOT BE PERSONALLY LIABLE FOR THE UNPAID BALANCE OF THE BELOW REFERENCED LOAN. HOWEVER, THE BENEFICIARY RETAINS A DEED OF TRUST DESCRIBED BELOW, WHICH IS SUBJECT TO FORECLOSURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON.

NOTICE: IF YOU ARE NOT PERSONALLY LIABLE TO PAY THIS OBLIGATION BY REASON OF A BANKRUPTCY PROCEEDING, THEN THIS NOTICE IS NOT AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT BUT IS INTENDED ONLY TO RELAY INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR DEED OF TRUST.

NOTICE: IF YOU ARE PERSONALLY LIABLE TO PAY THIS OBLIGATION, WE WISH TO INFORM YOU THAT WE ARE A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO US WILL BE USED FOR THE PURPOSES OF FORECLOSING THE DEED OF TRUST MENTIONED BELOW.

AMENDED NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE

I NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned  will on on October 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM at 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham, WA 98225 located at Whatcom County, State of Washington, sell at public auction to the highest bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in Whatcom County, State of Washington, to-wit:

LOT A, AS DELINEATED ON PHIL AND DEE’S LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN VOLUME 22 OF SHORT PLATS, PAGE 9, UNDER AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 900913062, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated August 3, 2006, recorded August 9, 2006, under Recorder’s/Auditor’s File Number 2060801482 records of Whatcom County, Washington, from James V. Bremer and Corrie A. Bremer, Husband and Wife, as Grantor, to First American Title, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as designated nominee for GreenPoint Mortgage Funding, Inc., beneficiary of the security instrument, its successors and assigns as Beneficiary. Wilmington Trust, National Association, not in its individual capacity, but solely as trustee for MFRA Trust 2015-1 is now the beneficiary of the deed of trust. Said Deed of Trust was assigned on July 24, 2012 to Citibank, N.A. as Trustee for CMLTI Asset Trust by an instrument recorded under Auditor’s File No. 2120900086, on September 4, 2012. Said Deed of Trust was then assigned on August 2, 2012 to Pennymac Corp by an instrument recorded under Auditor’s File 212090087 on September 4, 2012. Said Deed of Trust was then assigned on May 11, 2018 to Wilmington Trust, National Association, not in its individual capacity, but solely as trustee for MFRA Trust 2015-1, by an instrument recorded under Auditor’s File 2018-0502929 on May 25, 2018. The sale will be made without any warranty concerning the title to, or the condition of, the property.

II No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any Court by reason of the Grantor’s default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust.

III The default(s) for which this foreclosure is made is/are as follows:

i) Failure to pay the following amounts, now in arrears:

Amount due to reinstate by August 30, 2021

Delinquent monthly payments due

(28 payments from 05/01/2019 through 8/30/2021)        $101,822.50

Accrued late charges            $1,060.32

Mtgr Rec Corp. Adv.            $6,884.14

Subtotal             $109,766.96

Less Suspense Balance        $1,258.12

Less Restricted Escrow             $6,649.75

Total                                $101,859.09

IV The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is $935,961.62, together with interest from April 1, 2019, as provided in the note or other instrument, and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute.

V The above-described real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on October 15, 2021. The payments, late charges, or other defaults must be cured by October 4, 2021 (11 days before the sale date) to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time on or before October 4, 2021 (11 days before the sale date) the default(s) as set forth in paragraph III, together with any subsequent payments, late charges, or other defaults, is/are cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. Payment must be with cashier’s or certified checks from a State or federally chartered bank. The sale may be terminated any time after October 4, 2021 (11 days before the sale date), and before the sale by the Borrower, Grantor, any Guarantor, or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults.

VI A written notice of default was transmitted by the beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following address(es):

Corrie Bremer

526 W Lake Samamish Dr

Bellingham, WA 98229

Corrie Bremer

526 W Lake Samish Dr

Bellingham, WA 98229

Corrie Bremer

665 W Lake Samish Dr

Bellingham, WA 98229

Corrie Bremer

961 WEST LAKE SAMISH DRIVE

BELLINGHAM, WA 98229

Corrie Bremer

961 W Lake Samish Dr

Bellingham, WA 98229

James Bremer

665 W Lake Samish Dr

Bellingham, WA 98229

James Bremer

961 W Lake Samish Dr

Bellingham, WA 98229

Current Occupants of the Residence

961 W Lake Samish Drive

Bellingham, WA 98229

by both first-class and certified mail on February 6, 2020, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served on February 6, 2020, with said written notice of default or the written notice of default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting.

VII The Trustee whose name and address are set forth will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale.

VIII The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the above-described property.

IX Anyone having objections to this sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objection if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee’s sale.

X NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS

The purchaser at the Trustee’s Sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the deed of trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the deed of trust, including occupants who are not tenants. After the 20th day following the sale, the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are not tenants by summary proceedings under Chapter 59.12 RCW. For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060.

If the Trustee’s Sale is set aside for any reason, the submitted bid will be forthwith returned without interest and the bidder will have no right to purchase the property. Recovery of the bid amount without interest constitutes the limit of the bidder’s recourse against the Trustee and/or the Beneficiary.

XI NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS AND PARTIES WHO ARE GUARANTORS OF THE OBLIGATIONS SECURED BY THIS DEED OF TRUST: (1) The Guarantor may be liable for a deficiency judgment to the extent the sale price obtained at the Trustee’s Sale is less than the debt secured by the Deed of Trust; (2) The Guarantor has the same rights to reinstate the debt, cure the default, or repay the debt as is given to the grantor in order to avoid the trustee’s sale; (3) The Guarantor will have no right to redeem the property after the Trustee’s Sale; (4) Subject to such longer periods as are provided in the Washington Deed of Trust Act, Chapter 61.24 RCW, any action brought to enforce a guaranty must be commenced within one year after the Trustee’s Sale, or the last Trustee’s Sale under any deed of trust granted to secure the same debt; and (5) In any action for a deficiency, the Guarantor will have the right to establish the fair value of the property as of the date of the Trustee’s Sale, less prior liens and encumbrances, and to limit its liability for a deficiency to the difference between the debt and the greater of such fair value or the sale price paid at the Trustee’s Sale, plus interest and costs.

XII NOTICE

THIS NOTICE IS THE FINAL STEP BEFORE THE FORECLOSURE SALE OF YOUR HOME.

You have only 20 DAYS from the recording date on this notice to pursue mediation.

DO NOT DELAY. CONTACT A HOUSING COUNSELOR OR AN ATTORNEY LICENSED IN WASHINGTON NOW to assess your situation and refer you to mediation if you are eligible and it may help you save your home. See below for safe sources of help.

SEEKING ASSISTANCE

Housing counselors and legal assistance may be available at little or no cost to you. If you would like assistance in determining your rights and opportunities to keep your house, you may contact the following:

The statewide foreclosure hotline for assistance and referral to housing counselors recommended by the Housing Finance Commission:

Telephone: (1-877-894-4663)

Website: http://www.wshfc.org/buyers/counseling.htm

The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development:

Telephone: (1-800-569-4287)

Website:

http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/fc/index.cfm?webListAction=search&searchstate=WA&filterSvc=dfc

The statewide civil legal aid hotline for assistance and referrals to other housing counselors and attorneys:

Telephone: (1-800-606-4819)

Website:

http://nwjustice.org/what-clear

For Sales questions and concerns: Address: dcoats@idealawgroupllc.com

DATED: August 28, 2021

WEINSTEIN & RILEY, P.S.

Successor Trustee

By: David Coats

2001 Western Avenue Suite 400

Seattle, WA 98121

877-353-2146

dcoats@idealawgroupllc.com

Published September 15 & October 6, 2021


PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN PIERCE COUNTY

In re the Estate of:

LLOYD W. BORN, Deceased.

No. 21-4-01972-1

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

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 in the court in which the probate proceedings were commenced. 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(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of this 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 or 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets.

DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION: September 29, 2021

Brian M. Born,

Turnbull & Born, PLLC,

950 Pacific Ave., Suite 1050

Tacoma, WA 98402

(253) 383-7058

Pierce County Superior Court, State of Washington, Case No. 21-4-01972-1

Published September 29 & October 6, 13 2021

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

In Re the Estate of

CHERI E. JOHNSON, Deceased.

NO.  21-4-00775-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge  Lee Grochmal                                                                        

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 6, 2021

Personal Representative:    Kyle Ten Kley

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 6, 13 & 20, 2021