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By Lee Revis
Editor, Valdez star 

Legal and Public Notices

 


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT FOR THE STATE OF ALASKA

THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT

IN PROBATE

In the Matter of the Estate of

RUSSELL WAYNE PALMER,

Deceased. Case No. 3AN-15-1273PR

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed personal representative of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said deceased are required to present their claims within four (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be presented to Amrit Kaur Khalsa, attorney for the personal representative of the estate, at 4141 B St, Ste 402, Anchorage, Alaska 99503, or filed with the court.

DATED this 9th day of June, 2015.

//S// Molly J. Palmer

Personal Representative

June 17, 24 and July 1, 2015

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City of Valdez

Invitation to Bid

Project: Valdez New Boat Harbor Development Test Pile Probe Survey

Project Number: 310-6450 / Contract Number: 1231

This project includes, but is not necessarily limited to mobilizing, driving and removing 14X89 H-pile with tapered tip at 25 locations to determine top of bedrock in the basin area of the City of Valdez New Boat Harbor. Contractor shall coordinate with Engineer to field adjust pile probe locations based on field-determined bedrock locations. Contractor shall provide Owner with final embedment depth elevations for each pile and pile locations surveyed with northing and easting referenced to existing monuments. This work is permitted under existing permit NWP6 and valid until 3/18/17.

Sealed bids will be accepted until 2:00 pm local time on July 9, 2015, at the office of the Capital Facilities and Engineering Director, 300 Airport Road, Suite 201, P. O. Box 307, Valdez, Alaska 99686. The bids will be publicly opened and read at that time.

Bid documents may be downloaded from the City of Valdez website at http://www.ci.valdez.ak.us; documents are located under “Bids” on the lower right of the home page. Bidders must register by email to joyce.kuhn@arcadis-us.com to ensure receipt of any addendum issued for this project. Bid security in the amount of 5% of the total bid is required. The City reserves the right to waive any irregularities or informalities in a bid and to reject any and all bids without cause. Current minimum prevailing wage rates as published by the Alaska Department of Labor must be paid if required by law. Requirements of the Alaska Employment Preference (AS 36.10) must be met.

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PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION COMMISSION VACANCY

ONE (1) VACANCY TO SERVE A ONE YEAR AND TWO MONTH TERM

One vacancy currently exists on the Economic Diversification Commission due to resignation. The term of office will be one year and two months, expiring in September of 2016. The City of Valdez is accepting applications from citizens who would like to be considered for appointment.

Members of the commission shall be diversified to the maximum extent possible and appointed to represent specific industry sectors of the economy. No two members may be appointed to serve concurrently from the same industry sector. Appointees representing the following industry sectors will be considered to fill the current vacancy: accommodations, commercial fisheries, contracting/trades, food/beverage, healthcare, seafood processing, sport fisheries, retail, and winter tours/attractions.

The commission is an advisory commission to the city council. It shall have the authority to prepare and submit for approval a comprehensive economic diversification strategy for the overall economic diversification of the community; prepare and recommend for approval reports and plans regarding socioeconomic data and specific sectors of the economy; review and make recommendations to the council for approval of strategic plans, plans of work and funding requests of agencies, organizations, and event sponsors; review and make recommendations for approval on projects submitted for economic development grant funding opportunities; receive, consider and evaluate public input, opinions and recommendations regarding economic diversification programs of the city and advise the city council of any findings or recommendations; and other duties related to economic diversification as outlined in Chapter 2.60 of Valdez municipal code.

Applications may be obtained at City Hall or online at http://www.ci.valdez.ak.us and can be submitted by mail to PO Box 307, Valdez, AK 99686, by fax at 835-2992, Attention: Deputy City Clerk, or by email to ahendrickson@ci.valdez.ak.us before 5:00 p.m ., Wednesday July 15, 2015 for appointment by City Council on Monday, July 20, 2015.

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PUBLIC NOTICE

DISCHARGE OF FIREWORKS WITHIN CITY LIMITS

Valdez Municipal Code Section 9.12.070

Regulates the Discharge of Fireworks within City Limits

Discharge of Fireworks within the City Limits of Valdez is Restricted to:

10:00 PM on July 3rd

Until

11:59 PM on July 4th

The Chief of Police may revoke permission where the health and safety of a person may be endangered.

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Date: June 22, 2015

Project: City Hall Sidewalk Improvements

Project Number: 15-350-0201 / Contract Number: 1229

This project includes, but is not necessarily limited to:

Remove and replace one ramp and approximately 145 LF of sidewalk and curb & gutter.

Engineers Estimate for construction under $65,000.00 .

Sealed bids will be accepted until 2:00pm local time on July 13, 2015, at the office of the Capital Facilities Director, 300 Airport Road, Suite 201, P. O. Box 307, Valdez, Alaska 99686. The bids will be publicly opened and read at that time.

A non-mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at the office of the Capital Facilities Director, 300 Airport Road, Suite 201, Valdez, Alaska on June 29, 2015 at 2:00 pm.

Complete sets of the bid documents may be purchased from Digital Blueprint, 903 West Northern Lights Blvd ., Anchorage, AK 99503, (907) 274-4060. Bid documents may also be downloaded from the City of Valdez website at http://www.ci.valdez.ak.us; documents are located under “Bids” on the lower right hand side of the opening page. Bidders are encouraged to download, fill out, and return the Request for Addendum form located at the link listed above to ensure receipt of any addendum issued for this project.

Bid security in the amount of 5% of the total bid is required.

The City reserves the right to waive any irregularities or informalities in a bid and to reject any and all bids without cause.

Current minimum prevailing wage rates as published by the Alaska Department of Labor must be paid if required by law.

Requirements of the Alaska Employment Preference (AS 36.10) must be met.

The City of Valdez “Standard Specifications and Standard Details” shall be used. An electronic copy is available from the City of Valdez website at http://www.ci.valdez.ak.us under “standards and specifications” located on the “quick links” portion of the Capital Facilities Department page.

Cost Code: 350-1200-55000.201

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PUBLIC NOTICE

STATE OF ALASKA

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

An application for renewal of an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, under Alaska Statute 46.04.030 and in accordance with 18 AAC 75, has been received by the Department of Environmental Conservation. The details are as follow:

Applicant: Petro Star, Inc.

3900 C Street, Suite 802

Anchorage, AK 99503-5968

Proposed Activity

And Location: The preparation of an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, supported by adequate resources, that demonstrates the applicant's ability to plan to contain, control and clean up oil discharges from the Petro Star, Inc. Valdez Petroleum Terminal. The terminal has a capacity of storing 8,258,754 gallons of petroleum products; i.e ., diesel fuel, gasoline, jet fuel and heating oil.

Location: 402 West Egan St. Valdez, Alaska

Potential Results: A potential risk exists of oil spills entering the lands or waters of the state as a result of this operation.

Activity identified as: State Contingency Plan Number 15-CP-2194, Petro Star Inc. Valdez Petroleum Terminal Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, Renewal

The comment period for this application opens June 25, 2015. Any person wishing to submit a request for additional information or provide comments regarding this application may do so in writing to Bernie Nowicki, Department of Environmental Conservation, SPAR/PPR/TTF, 555 Cordova Street, Anchorage, AK 99501, (907) 269-8149 (phone), (907) 269-7687 (fax), email; bernie.nowicki@alaska.gov.

Requests for additional information must be received by July 20, 2015 (day 26). Comments will be accepted until 5:00 pm ADT on July 24, 2015 (day 30). It is the responsibility of the commenter to verify that email submissions are received by the applicable deadline. The comment period may be extended in accordance with 18 AAC 75.455(d) and (e). Copies of the application and plan are available for public review at the department's Anchorage and Valdez offices.

The Department will hold a public hearing on the plan application if it determines that good cause exists. Residents in the affected area or the governing body of an affected municipality may request a public hearing by writing to the Department of Environmental Conservation, at the above address, within 30 days of publication of this notice. The comment period may be extended, in accordance with 18 AAC 75.455. The State of Alaska, Department of Environmental Conservation complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you are a person with a disability who may need a special accommodation in order to participate in this public process, please contact Natalie Wolfe at (907) 269-0291 or TDD Relay Service 1-800-770-8973/TTY or dial 711 prior to July 23, 2015 to ensure that any necessary accommodations are provided.

 

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