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Legals for March 1, 2017






Separate sealed bids will be received by the Town of Coulee Dam at the Town Hall, located at 300 Lincoln Ave, Coulee Dam, WA 99116, until 2:00 p.m., March 15, 2017, and publicly opened and read aloud at that time.

The CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be examined at the following locations.

1. Town of Coulee Dam, 300 Lincoln Ave, Coulee Dam, WA 99116

(509) 633-0320

2. Varela & Associates, Inc., 601 W. Mallon Ave Ste A,

Spokane, WA 99201 (509) 328-6066

3. Various plan centers - call Varela & Associates

or visit for list.

This work is for construction of a new 195,000 gpd extended aeration wastewater treatment plant for the Town of Coulee Dam, WA. Major elements of the work include: earthwork, site improvements, concrete process basins, supply and installation of process equipment, process and operations buildings, sludge dewatering system, electrical, controls, and decommissioning of existing treatment facilities.

The project is located within the Town of Coulee Dam town limits, rights-of-way and easements.

Proposals must be submitted on the forms provided in the Contract Documents. Bid bonds in an amount not less than 5 percent of the amount bid are to be made payable to the Town of Coulee Dam. 100 percent performance and payment bonds will be required from the successful bidder.

The Town of Coulee Dam is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Disadvantaged, tribal-, minority- and women-owned businesses are encouraged to submit bids. All work performed on this project will be subject to prevailing state wage rates. The project is funded by a grant/loan from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development program.

The Town of Coulee Dam reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive technicalities, and in its sole judgement, accept the bid which it deems is in its best interest. Additional bid acceptance and contract award provisions are specified in the Contract Documents.

Copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be purchased at the office of Varela & Associates, Inc., hereafter referred to as the Issuing Agent, for $60 per set (non-refundable, see address above). For additional information regarding this project, contact Daniel Cowger, P.E., at Varela & Associates, Inc., at (509) 328-6066 or

North Dam Park

Landscape Maintenance


Coulee Area Park and Recreation District is seeking proposals for the landscape maintenance of North Dam Park.

Proposal Submittal: To be considered, please hand deliver two (2) copies of your proposal no later than noon on Friday, March 3, 2017, to:

ATTN: Bob Valen, Commissioner

Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce Office, 17 Midway Avenue, Grand Coulee, WA 99133

Potential contractors may include any other information that they deem essential to the evaluation of the qualifications and proposal statements. This section will be limited to five (5) pages.

Questions regarding this RFP may be directed to Bob Valen, Commissioner, Coulee Area Park and Recreation District, P.O. Box 411, Grand Coulee, WA 99133, or via email at No phone calls will be accepted. All questions shall be submitted in writing and all CAPRD commissioners will receive copies of the questions and responses.

(Publish Feb. 22 & March 1, 2017)

Public Notice


Notice of Council Meeting Change

To the citizens of the City of Electric City, Washington: The City council has moved its regularly scheduled meeting from March 14 to March 7. The meeting will start at 6:00 p.m., located at 10 Western Avenue, Electric City. All interested residents are encouraged to attend public meetings. City Hall is accessible to persons with disabilities.

Jacqueline M. Perman, Clerk/Treasurer

(Publish March 1, 2017)

Public Hospital District #6


There will be a special Board Meeting of the Commissioners of Douglas, Grant, Lincoln, & Okanogan Counties Public Hospital District #6 on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 5 p.m. in the Educational Conference room. The Board will immediately move to Executive Session to discuss personnel issues per R.C.W.42.30.110(g). No decisions will be made following the Executive session.

(Publish March 1, 2017)

(Publish Feb. 15, 22, March 1 and 8, 2017)

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