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Columbia County

INVITATION TO BID

PUBLIC NOTICE
INVITATION TO BID – HIGHWAY 30 TRENCHING
COLUMBIA RIVER PUD

Notice is hereby given that Columbia River People’s Utility District (PUD) will receive sealed bids to provide and install conduit along Highway 30, from MP 42.15 to MP 42.85 near Goble, Oregon. Bids will be received by the PUD, 64001 Columbia River Highway, Deer Island, Oregon 97054 until 3:30 p.m., pacific prevailing time, on July 9, 2015, at which time the bids will be publicly opened.

The bids will be available for public inspection at the PUD office after the bid opening.

The bid documents and specifications may be examined at the office of the PUD, 64001 Columbia River Highway, Deer Island, Oregon 97054. Copies of the bid documents may be obtained by sending a written request to shursh@crpud.org or by calling (503) 366-3240.

Columbia River PUD reserves the right to reject any and all bids that are not in compliance with the bid documents and prescribed public bidding procedures and to reject for good cause any or all bids upon a finding by the PUD that it is in the public interest to do so.

Dated: June 19, 2015 at
Columbia River People’s Utility District.
Publish 06/26/2015. SCS1464

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: PORT OF ST. HELENS INTERIOR REMODELING PROJECT

The Port of St. Helens is seeking proposals for a commercial interior remodeling project for Building D at the Multnomah Industrial Park in St. Helens. The work includes carpentry, insulation, drywall and paint. Interested parties may obtain the RFP from the Port’s website, www.portsh.org; from Miriam House at the Port Offices located at 100 E. St., Columbia City, from 8:00 to 5:00; or via e-mail at house@portsh.org. Submissions must be received by 5:00 on Friday, July 10, 2015. For questions, please call 503-397-2888.
Publish 06/26/2015. SCS1463

TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE

TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
T.S. No.: OR-15-662214-NH Reference is made to that certain deed made by, AMBER MORTENSON AND CLIFTON MORTENSON as Grantor to FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, as trustee, in favor of Wells Fargo Bank, NA , as Beneficiary, dated 7/23/2004 , recorded 7/29/2004 , in official records of COLUMBIA County, Oregon in book/reel/volume No. and/or as fee/file/instrument/ microfilm / reception number 2004-009884 covering the following described real property situated in said County, and State, to-wit: APN: 13754 5134-CB-01504 LOT 5, BLOCK 1, GRAY CLIFFS PARK, IN THE CITY OF ST. HELENS, COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON. Commonly known as: 445 GREY CLIFFS COURT, SAINT HELENS, OR 97051-1038 The undersigned hereby certifies that based upon business records there are no known written assignments of the trust deed by the trustee or by the beneficiary and no appointments of a successor trustee have been made, except as recorded in the records of the county or counties in which the above described real property is situated. Further, no action has been instituted to recover the debt, or any part thereof, now remaining secured by the trust deed, or, if such action has been instituted, such action has been dismissed except as permitted by ORS 86.752(7). Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and notice has been rec orded pursuant to Section 86.752 (3) of Oregon Revised Statutes. There is a default by grantor or other person owing an obligation, performance of which is secured by the trust deed, or by the successor in interest, with respect to provisions therein which authorize sale in the event of such provision. The default for which foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: Delinquent Payments: Payment Information From Through Total Payments 10/1/2014 4/1/2015 $6,191.76 Late Charges From Through Total Late Charges 10/1/2014 4/1/2015 $486.15 Beneficiary’s Advances, Costs, And Expenses Escrow Advances $458.20 Total Advances: $458.20 TOTAL FORECLOSURE COST: $1,405.00 TOTAL REQUIRED TO REINSTATE: $8,082.91 TOTAL REQUIRED TO PAYOFF: $132,390.44 By reason of the default, the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation secured by the trust deed immediately due and payable, those sums being the following, to- wit: The installments of principal and interest which became due on 10/1/2014, and all subsequent installments of principal and interest through the date of this Notice, plus amounts that are due for late charges, delinquent property taxes, insurance premiums, advances made on senior liens, taxes and/or insurance, trustee’s fees, and any attorney fees and court costs arising from or associated with the beneficiaries efforts to protect and preserve its security, all of which must be paid as a condition of reinstatement, including all sums that shall accrue through reinstatement or pay-off. Nothing in this notice shall be construed as a waiver of any fees owing to the Beneficiary under the Deed of Trust pursuant to the terms of the loan documents. Whereof, notice hereby is given that Quality Loan Service Corporation of Washington, the undersigned trustee will on 8/31/2015 at the hour of 11:00 am , Standard of Time, as established by section 187.110, Oregon Revised Statues, At the front entrance of the Columbia County Courthouse located at 230 Strand St., St. Helens, OR 97051 County of COLUMBIA , State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor had or had power to convey at the time of the execution by him of the said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given that any person named in Section 86.778 of Oregon Revised Statutes has the right to have the foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of said principal as would not then be due had no default occurred), together with the costs, trustee’s and attorney’s fees and curing any other default complained of in the Notice of Default by tendering the performance required under the obligation or trust deed, at any time prior to five days before the date last set for sale. Other than as shown of record, neither the beneficiary nor the trustee has any actual notice of any person having or claiming to have any lien upon or interest in the real property hereinabove described subsequent to the interest of the trustee in the trust deed, or of any successor in interest to grantor or of any lessee or other person in possession of or occupying the property, except: Name and Last Known Address and Nature of Right, Lien or Interest AMBER MORTENSON 445 GREY CLIFFS COURT SAINT HELENS, OR 97051-1038 Original Borrower CLIFTON MORTENSON 445 GREY CLIFFS COURT SAINT HELENS, OR 97051-1038 Original Borrower For Sale Information Call: 714-730-2727 or Login to: www.servicelinkasap.com In construing this notice, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to this grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by the trust deed, and the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Pursuant to Oregon Law, this sale will not be deemed final until the Trustee’s deed has been issued by Quality Loan Service Corporation of Washington . If any irregularities are discovered within 10 days of the date of this sale, the trustee will rescind the sale, return the buyer’s money and take further action as necessary. If the sale is set aside for any reason, including if the Trustee is unable to convey title, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the monies paid to the Trustee. This shall be the Purchaser’s sole and exclusive remedy. The purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Trustor, the Trustee, the Beneficiary, the Beneficiary’s Agent, or the Beneficiary’s Attorney. If you have previously been discharged through bankruptcy, you may have been released of personal liability for this loan in which case this letter is intended to exercise the note holders right’s against the real property only. As required by law, you are hereby notified that a negative credit report reflecting on your credit record may be submitted to a credit report agency if you fail to fulfill the terms of your credit obligations. Without limiting the trustee’s disclaimer of representations or warranties, Oregon law requires the trustee to state in this notice that some residential property sold at a trustee’s sale may have been used in manufacturing methamphetamines, the chemical components of which are known to be toxic. Prospective purchasers of residential property should be aware of this potential danger before deciding to place a bid for this property at the trustee’s sale. NOTICE TO TENANTS: TENANTS OF THE SUBJECT REAL PROPERTY HAVE CERTAIN PROTECTIONS AFFFORDED TO THEM UNDER ORS 86.782 AND POSSIBLY UNDER FEDERAL LAW. ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE OF SALE, AND INCORPORATED HEREIN, IS A NOTICE TO TENANTS THAT SETS FORTH SOME OF THE PROTECTIONS THAT ARE AVAILABLE TO A TENANT OF THE SUBJECT REAL PROPERTY AND WHICH SETS FORTH CERTAIN REQUIRMENTS THAT MUST BE COMPLIED WITH BY ANY TENANT IN ORDER TO OBTAIN THE AFFORDED PROTECTION, AS REQUIRED UNDER ORS 86.771 . QUALITY MAY BE CONSIDERED A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. TS No: OR-15-662214-NH Dated: 4/17/2015 Quality Loan Service Corporation of Washington, as Trustee Signature By: Nina Hernandez, Assistant Secretary Trustee’s Mailing Address: Quality Loan Service Corp. of Washington C/O Quality Loan Service Corporation 411 Ivy Street San Diego, CA 92101 Trustee’s Physical Address: Quality Loan Service Corp. of Washington 108 1 st Ave South, Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98104 Toll Free: (866) 925-0241 IDSPub #0082050 6/26/2015 7/3/2015 7/10/2015 7/17/2015
Published June 26, July 3, 10 & 17, 2015. SCS1427

NOTICE OF CLOSURE

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF CLOSURE
SCAPPOOSE BAY MARINE PARK

The public is advised that the launch ramp facility at the Scappoose Bay Marine Park will be closed for part of the day on Monday, June 29 and possibly Tuesday, June 30, 2015 due to construction activity. Specific closing and reopening times are presently unknown. Persons are advised to call the Port Office at 503-397-2888 for further details.

Publish 06/26/2015. SCS1467

NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS

CIRCUIT COURT OF OREGON
COLUMBIA COUNTY
Probate Department
CASE NO. 15PB02512
NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS
In the Matter of the Estate of Irene B. Christensen, Deceased.
Notice is hereby given that Gary B. Meyer has been appointed and has qualified as the personal representative of the Estate of Irene B. Christensen, Deceased. All persons having claims against the estate are hereby required to present their claims, with proper vouchers, within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, as stated below, to the personal representative at: Martin, Elliott & Snell, PC, PO Box 575, Tualatin, OR 97062, or the claims may be barred.
All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings in this estate may obtain additional information from the records of the court, the personal representative, or the attorney for the personal representative.
Dated and first published this 19th day of June, 2015.
Gary B. Meyer
Personal Representative
Susan E. Snell, OSB# 853356
Martin, Elliott & Snell, PC
Attorneys for Personal Representative
PO Box 575
Tualatin, OR 97062
Publish 06/19, 06/26, 07/03/2015. SCS1359

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

BEFORE THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON

In the Matter of the Application of Marilyn Shober for the Renewal of a Temporary Health Hardship Mobile Home Dwelling in the Rural Residential (RR-5) Zone

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
(PUBLICATION)

The Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at or after 10:00 a.m. in Room 308, the Board of Commissioners’ Meeting Room, 3rd Floor, County Courthouse, 230 Strand Street, St. Helens, Oregon.

The purpose of the hearing is to consider the appeal filed by David Hellberg of the Planning Commission’s decision on Final Order TR- 15-34, approving the application of Marilyn Shober for the Renewal of a Temporary Health Hardship Mobile Home Dwelling in the RR-5 Zone.

The subject property is located north and northwest of the City of Scappoose, south of Apple Valley Road, on the west side of Flint Drive, aka 53129 and 53131 Flint Drive. The property is identified in the County Assessor’s records as Tax Account No. 3202-000-04600.

Copies of the staff report can be obtained from the Land Development Services Department 7 days prior to the hearing. Additional information about this application may be obtained from Glen Higgins at (503) 397-1501.

This is a public hearing. Interested parties may appear and be heard. Columbia County does not discriminate on the basis of disability and will provide reasonable accommodations in accordance with the County’s ADA Policy. To request accommodations or to review the County’s ADA Policy, please contact the Board of Commissioners’ Office at 503-397-4322.

The hearing will be held according to the procedures established in the Columbia County Zoning Ordinance and ORS 197.763.

Dated this 11th day of June, 2015.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON
By: /s/ Henry Heimuller, Chair

Publish 06/19/2015. SCS1458

NOTICE OF QUASI-JUDICIAL LAND USE

CITY OF SCAPPOOSE
NOTICE OF QUASI-JUDICIAL LAND USE
PUBLIC HEARINGS

DOCKET # ANX1-15, ZC2-15
3J Consulting, Inc. has requested approval for the proposed Annexation (ANX1-15) and Zone Change (ZC2-15) of approximately 22 acres described as Columbia County Assessor Tax Lots 3201-CO-00600, 3201-CO-03100 & 3201-CC-01700. The site is located on Scappoose-Vernonia Hwy at Bellcrest Road. Based on the requirements of the Scappoose Development Code, if this property is annexed it would automatically receive the Light Industrial (LI) zoning designation since the site has an “Industrial” Comprehensive Plan Map designation. If the application is approved by the City Council, the electorate will consider this parcel for annexation in November 2015.
The Planning Commission hearing is scheduled for Thursday, July 9, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Scappoose City Hall located at 33568 East Columbia Avenue. A subsequent hearing by the City Council is scheduled for Monday, July 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers.

Verbal and written testimony will be taken in regard to the request.

The decision-making criteria, application, and records concerning this matter are available in the Scappoose Community Development Center office at 52610 NE 1st Street, Scappoose, Oregon during working hours or by calling (503) 543-7184.

Interested parties may submit written comments to the City of Scappoose, City Planner, 33568 E. Columbia Avenue, Scappoose, Oregon, 97056 or fax comments to (503) 543-5679 by 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Failure to raise an issue in person, by letter, or fax prior to the close of the public comment period, or failure to provide sufficient specificity to afford the decision-maker an opportunity to respond to the issue, precludes appeal on that issue.

The City of Scappoose does not discriminate on the basis of handicap status in its programs and activities. If special accommodations are necessary please contact the City Recorder at City Hall, (503) 543-7146.
CITY OF SCAPPOOSE
_______________________________
SUSAN REEVES, CITY RECORDER
TTY 1-503-378-5938
Publish 06/19/2015, 06/26/2015. SCS1456

NOTICE OF QUASI-JUDICIAL AND LIMITED LAND USE PUBLIC HEARINGS

CITY OF SCAPPOOSE
NOTICE OF QUASI-JUDICIAL AND LIMITED LAND USE PUBLIC HEARINGS

DOCKET # SB2-15, SLDP4-15
Westlake Consultants, Inc. has requested approval for Tentative Subdivision Plat Approval (SB2-15) to subdivide Columbia County Assessor Map No. 3213-CO-03800 into 35 residential lots in the Moderate Density Residential (R-4) zone. The site is located on SW Dutch Canyon Road, west of its intersection with SW Old Portland Road. The applicant also requests a Sensitive Lands Development Permit (SLDP4-15) due to the wetlands identified within the subject property.

The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Scappoose City Hall located at 33568 East Columbia Avenue. Subdivisions are a Limited Land Use Decision and do not require a public hearing (there will be no opportunity to provide verbal testimony). Sensitive Lands Development Permits require a Quasi-Judicial Public Hearing (both verbal and written testimony may be provided).

The Planning Commission’s decision on the above public hearing items must be based on findings that a specific set of criteria have been or have not been met. Comments submitted in regard to the application should be directed toward applicable sections of Title 17 (Land Use and Development) of the Scappoose Municipal Code, with particular emphasis on Chapters 17.50 (R-4, Moderate Density Residential); Chapter 17.85 (Sensitive Lands- Wetlands); Chapter 17.150 (Land Division – Subdivision); Chapter 17.104 (Street Trees); 17.154 (Street and Utility Improvement Standards); 17.162 (Procedures for Decision Making–Quasi-Judicial), and 17.164 (Procedures for Decision Making—Limited Land Use).

The decision-making criteria, application, and records concerning this matter are available in the Scappoose Community Development Center office at 52610 NE 1st Street, Scappoose, Oregon during working hours or by calling (503) 543-7184.

Interested parties may submit written comments to the City of Scappoose, City Planner, 33568 E. Columbia Avenue, Scappoose, Oregon, 97056 or fax comments to (503) 543-5679 by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Failure to raise an issue in writing prior to the close of the public comment period, or failure to provide sufficient specificity to afford the decision-maker an opportunity to respond to the issue, precludes appeal on that issue.

The City of Scappoose does not discriminate on the basis of handicap status in its programs and activities. If special accommodations are necessary please contact the City Recorder at City Hall, (503) 543-7146.
CITY OF SCAPPOOSE

_______________________________
SUSAN REEVES, CITY RECORDER
TTY 1-503-378-5938
Publish 06/19, 06/26/2015. SCS1455

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

On JULY 21, 2015 at the hour of 10:30 A.M. at the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, Lobby, 901 Port Avenue, Saint Helens, Oregon, the defendant’s interest will be sold, subject to redemption, in the real property commonly known as: 870 Cowlitz Street, Saint Helens, Oregon 97051. The court case number is 13-2382, where Everbank is plaintiff, and Alvin Leroy Larson; Jeanie M. Converse; Ray Klein Inc. dba Professional Credit Service, other Persons or Parties, including Occupants, Unknown Claiming any Right, Title, Lien, or Interest in the Property described in the Complaint Herein is defendant. The sale is a public auction to the highest bidder for cash or cashier’s check, in hand, made out to Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. For more information on this sale go to:
www.oregonsheriffs.com/sales.htm
Publish 06/19, 06/26, 07/03, 07/10/2015. SCS1453

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

On JULY 21, 2015 at the hour of 10:30 A.M. at the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, Lobby, 901 Port Avenue, Saint Helens, Oregon, the defendant’s interest will be sold, subject to redemption, in the real property commonly known as: 1921 North Mist Drive, Vernonia, OR 97064. The court case number is 13-2104, where U.S. Bank, National Association, as Trustee for the Certificate holders of SARM 2005-19Xsis plaintiff, and Estate of Samuel F. Hall; Judith A. Hall; and all other Persons or Parties Unknown Claiming any Right, Title, Lien, or Interest in the Real Property Commonly Known as 564 South 12th Street, Saint Helens, OR 97051, is defendant. The sale is a public auction to the highest bidder for cash or cashier’s check, in hand, made out to Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. For more information on this sale go to:
www.oregonsheriffs.com/sales.htm
Publish 06/19, 06/26, 07/03, 07/10/2015. SCS1452