The Quincy Community Services District invites separate sealed bids for the construction of the WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT GENERATOR REPLACEMENT PROJECT.
The work consists of replacing a 200 kW diesel generator and includes the following:
¥ Removal of existing 200 kW diesel generator, automatic transfer switch, and appurtenances.
¥ Installation of new 200 kW diesel generator, automatic transfer switch, and appurtenances complete.
The construction cost range is $110,000 to $120,000. Bids will be received at the Quincy Community Services District Office, 900 Spanish Creek Road, Quincy, CA 95971, until 10:00 a.m., local time February, 3, 2012, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.
The Contract Documents may be examined at the following location:
PACE Engineering, 1730 South Street, Redding, CA 96001
Copies of the Contract Documents, excluding General Provisions and Standard Technical Specifications, may be obtained at PACE Engineering upon payment of $40.00 for each set (non-refundable).
Bidders can arrange to inspect the project site by contacting the District office at (530) 283-0836.
Copies of referenced Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction, 2009 Edition, commonly called the "Green Book," containing the General Provisions and Standard Technical Specifications, may be obtained from Building News, Inc., 1612 South Clementine Street, Anaheim, CA 92802, (714) 517-0970.
The general prevailing rate of per diem wages, holidays, and overtime work for each craft, classification, or type of workman needed to execute the Contract are established by the State of California, Department of Industrial Relations, and are on file at the Quincy Community Services District office at 900 Spanish Creek Road, Quincy, CA 95971. It shall be mandatory for the Contractor to whom the Contract is awarded and any Subcontractor to pay not less than the said specified prevailing rates of wages to all workmen employed by him in the execution of the Contract. Contractors shall pay rates not less often than once per week.
Copies of the Prevailing Wage Schedules may be obtained from the division of Labor Statistics and Research, P.O. Box 420603, San Francisco, CA 94101, or www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr/pwd.
The Contractor may elect to receive 100 percent of payments due under the Contract Documents from time to time, without retention of any portion of the payment by the Owner, by depositing securities of equivalent value with the Owner in accordance with the provisions of Section 22300 of the Public Contract Code. Such securities, if deposited by the Contractor, shall be valued by the Owner, whose decision on valuation of the securities shall be final. Securities eligible for investment under this provision shall be limited to those listed in Section 16430 of the Government Code, bank or savings and loan certificates of deposit, interest-bearing demand deposit accounts, standby letters of credit, or any other security mutually agreed to by the Contractor and the Owner.
Each bid shall be made in accordance with the Specifications and Proposal requirements thereof, and no bid will be received unless it is made on Proposal forms included in the Contract Documents. Each bid must be accompanied by cash, certified check, or cashier's check or Bidder's Bond made payable to the Quincy Community Services District for an amount equal to at least ten percent (10%) of the total amount of the bid as a guarantee that the Contractor will execute the Contract in conformance with his Proposal and the Specifications. Such guarantee shall be forfeited should the bidder to whom the Contract is awarded fail to enter into the Contract.
A non-mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held starting at 11:00 a.m., at the Quincy Community Services District Office, 900 Spanish Creek Road, Quincy, CA 95971, on January 26, 2012. Representatives of the Owner will be present to discuss the project.
No bid will be accepted from a Contractor who does not hold a Class C-10 license in accordance with the provisions of Section 3300 of the California Public Contract Code.
The Quincy Community Services District reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids and to make that award which is in the best interest of the Owner.
Jan. 18, 25, 2012
Meadow Valley property sale
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE T.S. No: F530898 CA Unit Code: F Loan No: 0999731698/KLEIN Investor No: 171132571 AP #1: 113-163-017-01 T.D. SERVICE COMPANY, as duly appointed Trustee under the following described Deed of Trust WILL SELL AT PUBLIC AUCTION TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER FOR CASH (in the forms which are lawful tender in the United States) and/or the cashier's, certified or other checks specified in Civil Code Section 2924h (payable in full at the time of sale to T.D. Service Company) all right, title and interest conveyed to and now held by it under said Deed of Trust in the property hereinafter described: Trustor: SHARON F. KLEIN Recorded March 7, 2003 as Instr. No. 2003-0002506 in Book -- Page -- of Official Records in the office of the Recorder of PLUMAS County; CALIFORNIA , pursuant to the Notice of Default and Election to Sell thereunder recorded September 16, 2011 as Instr. No. 11-6022 in Book -- Page -- of Official Records in the office of the Recorder of PLUMAS County CALIFORNIA. Said Deed of Trust describes the following property: EXHIBIT A LEGAL DESCRIPTION PARCEL A: LOT 40, AS SHOWN ON THAT CERTAIN MAP ENTITLED, "PINELEAF ESTATES ADDITION NO. ONE", FILED APRIL 22, 1963 IN THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY RECORDER OF THE COUNTY OF PLUMAS, STATE OF CALIFORNIA IN BOOK 2 OF MAPS, AT PAGE 61. PARCEL B: THAT PORTION OF SECTION 14, TOWNSHIP 24 NORTH, RANGE 8 EAST, M.D.B.&M, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT A POINT ON THE WEST LINE OF LOT 34 OF PINE LEAF ESTATES AS SHOWN ON A MAP INSTRUMENT NO. 2 PAGE 31 TO 33 OF RECORD OF SURVEYS, COUNTY OF PLUMAS, SAID POINT BEING 150 FEET NORTH FROM THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 35 OF SAID PINE LEAF ESTATES, SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE LAND CONVEYED TO HAROLD E. LEE AND WIFE BY DEED RECORDED IN VOLUME 158 PAGE 274 OF OFFICIAL RECORDS; THENCE NORTHERLY ALONG THE WEST LINE OF LOTS 34, 33 AND 32 TO A POINT WHICH IS 396 FEET FROM THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 35; THENCE WEST AT RIGHT ANGLES TO THE WESTERLY LINE OF SAID LOTS 34, 33 AND 32, 150 FEET TO A POINT ON THE NORTHERLY LINE OF THE LAND CONVEYED TO BETTY R. GUINEY BY DEED RECORDED FEBRUARY 15, 1962; THENCE SOUTHERLY 246.0 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE LAND CONVEYED TO HAROLD E. LEE AND WIFE; THENCE EASTERLY ALONG THE NORTHERLY LINE OF SAID LEE PROPERTY 150 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. EXCEPTING THEREFROM THE SOUTHERLY 123.0 FEET THEREOF. YOU ARE IN DEFAULT UNDER A DEED OF TRUST DATED FEBRUARY 20, 2003. UNLESS YOU TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY, IT MAY BE SOLD AT A PUBLIC SALE. IF YOU NEED AN EXPLANATION OF THE NATURE OF THE PROCEEDING AGAINST YOU, YOU SHOULD CONTACT A LAWYER. 43 PINELEAF CIRCLE, MEADOW VALLEY, CA 95956 "(If a street address or common designation of property is shown above, no warranty is given as to its completeness or correctness)." Said Sale of property will be made in "as is" condition without covenant or warranty, express or implied, regarding title possession, or encumbrances, to pay the remaining principal sum of the note(s) secured by said Deed of Trust, with interest as in said note provided, advances, if any, under the terms of said Deed of Trust, fees, charges and expenses of the Trustee and of the trusts created by said Deed of Trust. Said sale will be held on: JANUARY 24, 2012, AT 9:30 A.M. *AT THE FRONT ENTRANCE TO THE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 520 MAIN STREET, QUINCY, CA At the time of the initial publication of this notice, the total amount of the unpaid balance of the obligation secured by the above described Deed of Trust and estimated costs, expenses, and advances is $36,260.19. It is possible that at the time of sale the opening bid may be less than the total indebtedness due. The Mortgage Loan Servicer has obtained from the Commissioner of Corporation a final or temporary order of exemption pursuant to California Civil code Section 2923.53 that is current and valid on the date the accompanying Notice of Sale is filed. The timeframe for giving Notice of Sale specified in subdivision (a) of Civil Code Section 2923.52 does not apply pursuant to Section 2923.52 or 2923.55. If the Trustee is unable to convey title for any reason, the successful bidder's sole and exclusive remedy shall be the return of monies paid to the Trustee and the successful bidder shall have no further recourse. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the monies paid. The Purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the Mortgagee's attorney. Date: December 20, 2011 T.D. SERVICE COMPANY as said Trustee, T.D. Service Company Agent for the Trustee and as Authorized Agent for the Beneficiary CINDY GASPAROVIC, ASSISTANT SECRETARY T.D. SERVICE COMPANY 1820 E. FIRST ST., SUITE 210, P.O. BOX 11988 SANTA ANA, CA 92711-1988 The Beneficiary may be attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained may be used for that purpose. If available , the expected opening bid and/or postponement information may be obtained by calling the following telephone number(s) on the day before the sale: (714) 480-5690 or you may access sales information at www.tacforeclosures.com. TAC# 951811 PUB: 01/04/12, 01/11/12, 01/18/12
Jan. 4, 11, 18, 2012
Notice To Contractors
State of California
Business, Transportation and
Department of Transportation
Sealed bids for the following project will be received by the Department of Transportation, 1727 30th St, MS #43, Sacramento, CA 95816 until 2:00pm on 01/31/2012 at which time they will be publicly opened and read in Room 0100. Bids are required for the entire contract. Bid documents may be ordered by calling (916) 654-4490 or by fax (916) 654-7028. For information visit http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/oe/weekly_ads/index.php
Contract No. 02-3E9204: In Plumas County On Route 70 From 2.5 Miles West Of Humbug Creek Bridge To 0.3 Mile West Of Big Grizzly Creek Bridge And On Route 89 From 1.5 Miles North Of Indian Falls Rd To 0.2 Mile South Of Stampfi Lane. Thin Blanket HMA Overlay With Digouts. The Contractor must have either a Class A or C-12 license. 02-Plu-70, 89-71.5/R78.4, 12.9/16.4 * 40 Working Days * 3% DVBE Requirement * Estimate: $2,590,000
Jan. 11, 18, 2012
Upper Dotta Canyon Restoration Project
USDA Forest Service
Plumas National Forest
Beckwourth Ranger District
Plumas County, California
Opportunity to Comment
The Forest Service, Plumas National Forest, Beckwourth Ranger District, has prepared an Environmental Assessment for the Upper Dotta Canyon Restoration Project. Alternative 1 (proposed action) proposes to restore 2.9 miles of stream channel and 253 acres of riparian and meadow habitat along Red Clover Creek to a functioning condition by re-connecting the existing gullied channel to its floodplain using the pond and plug technique. The Upper Dotta Canyon Restoration Project is located in the upper reaches of Red Clover Valley, approximately seven air miles northeast of Portola, CA, in T24N., R14E., Sections 25, 26, and 36.
The EA is available online on the Plumas National Forest webpage (www.fs.fed.us/r5/plumas) click on the Land and Resources Management tab. If you would like a hardcopy of the document or need further information please contact Brendan Waterman, Interdisciplinary Team Leader, (530)836-2575.
The purpose of this comment period is to provide an opportunity for the public to provide early and meaningful participation on a proposed action prior to a decision being made by the Responsible Official. Those who provide comments during this comment period are eligible to appeal the decision pursuant to 36 CFR part 215 regulations.
How to Comment and Timeframe
Written, facsimile, hand-delivered, oral and electronic comments concerning this action will be accepted for 30 calendar days following the publication of this notice in the Feather River Bulletin, Portola Reporter, and Indian Valley Record. The publication date in the newspaper of record is the exclusive means for calculating the comment period for this analysis. Those wishing to comment should not rely upon dates or timeframe information provided by any other source. The regulations prohibit extending the length of the comment period.
Written comments must be submitted to: Deb Bumpus, Beckwourth District Ranger, c/o Brendan Waterman, Beckwourth Ranger District, PO Box 7, Blairsden, CA 96103. Comments may be submitted by FAX (530)836-0493 or by hand-delivery to the Beckwourth Ranger Office, during normal business hours (Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm). Electronic comments must be submitted in a format such as an email message, plain text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), or Word (.doc) to: firstname.lastname@example.org. In cases where no identifiable name is attached to a comment, a verification of identity will be required for appeal eligibility. If using an electronic message, a scanned signature is one way to provide verification.
It is the responsibility of persons providing comments to submit them by the close of the comment period. Only those who submit timely comments will have eligibility to appeal the subsequent decision under 36 CFR 215.
Published FRB, PR, IVR
Jan. 18, 2012
U.S.D.A. FOREST SERVICE
Plumas National Forest
Mount Hough Ranger District
The Mount Hough Ranger District is developing two proposals to rehabilitate and improve two developed recreation sites, Deanes Valley Campground and Meadow Camp Campground. The proposed project would replace the existing vault toilet at Deanes Valley with a new sweet smelling vault toilet and install a new vault toilet at Meadow Camp. The location of Deanes Valley Campground is T23N R9E Section 6 and the location of Meadow Camp is T.24N. R.8E. Section 24, Management Area 22 (Third Water). Grant funding for both these toilets was received from the State of California Department of Parks, Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division. Both projects would be scheduled for the fall of 2012. Your comments regarding these proposals would be most useful if received before February 29, 2012. For more information, contact Judy Schaber, Assistant Resource Officer, Mt. Hough Ranger District, 39696 Highway 70, Quincy, CA 95971. Phone number (530) 283-0555.
Jan. 18, 2012