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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Monday September 8, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from  Enerfin Resources, who have submitted applications for Conditional Use Permits for drilling of three natural gas wells and if successful, production of natural gas.  The well site’s subject property is located on or near Tax Map Nos. 7500-00-02200, 6N5W00-06000 and 6N5W09-00-00500, owned by numerous persons or companies.  The actual drilling location will be limited to a site no larger than 500′ by 300′. This proposed site is in the proximity of other gas wells, Mist gas field.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from Michael Curry Designs, whom have submitted an applications submitted with maps for a Site Design Review for the construction of an approximate 3,960 sq ft new Composite Building; and a Variance to property line setback of 20 feet.  The subject property is located in the Michael Curry Design plant site at 50759 Dike Road, Scappoose, OR; and, identified as Tax Map No. 3N1W19-BA-00400, 4.12 acres, zoned Rural Industrial Planned Development (RIPD). 

SAID PUBLIC HEARING will be held before the Columbia County Planning Commission on Monday, September 8, 2014, at 230 Strand, St. Helens, Oregon, starting at or after 6:30 p.m., at which time proponents and opponents of the proposed application will be heard.

The criteria to be used in deciding the request will be found in some or all of the following documents and laws, as revised from time to time: Oregon Revised Statutes ORS 197.763; Oregon Administrative Rules; Columbia County Comprehensive Plan; Columbia County Zoning Ordinance.  The specific criteria applicable to this request is listed and evaluated in the staff report.

A copy of the application, all documents and evidence relied upon by the applicant, and the staff report are available for inspection at no cost and will be provided at reasonable cost at least 7 days prior to the Commission hearing from Land Development Services, County Courthouse Annex, St. Helens, OR, 97051.

If additional documents or evidence are provided in support of the application, any party shall be entitled to a continuance of the hearing.  Unless there is a continuance, and if a participant so requests before the conclusion of the evidentiary hearing, the record shall remain open for at least seven days after the hearing.

At each hearing, the applicant has the burden of presenting substantial evidence showing that the application meets all of the applicable criteria.  Following presentation of the staff report, the applicant and other persons in favor of the application will be allowed to address the commission, explaining how the evidence submitted meets the applicable criteria.  Following the applicant’s presentation, any person in opposition to the application may present evidence and argument against the application.  The applicant will then have the opportunity to rebut any evidence or arguments presented in opposition.  After the presentation of evidence and arguments, the public hearing record will be closed.

The Commission will then make a tentative decision to be followed by approval of a written order and a statement of findings and conclusions supporting the decision, which will be mailed to all parties at a later date.  The Commission may, at its discretion, continue the hearing from time to time at the request of the parties or on its own motion as necessary to afford substantial justice and comply with the law.

Additional information about this application may be obtained from the Planning Division of the Land Development Services Department, at (503) 397-1501.

August 29, 2014

THE PLANNING COMMISSION
Guy Letourneau, Chairman
Publish 08/29/2014. SCS1274

NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS

Estate of Eldon William Holck
Notice to Interested Persons (No. 14PB00846)
In the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon for the County of Columbia, Probate Department. In the Matter of the Estate of Eldon William Holck, Deceased. Notice is hereby given that Alan Bronson has been appointed as the personal representative of the above estate. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them to the undersigned personal representative in care of the undersigned attorney at: 2722 NE 33rd Ave Ste 103, Portland, OR 97212-3648, within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, as stated below, or such 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 July 4, 2014.
Alan Bronson
Personal Representative
Cynthia L Barrett, OSB# 760568
Cynthia L Barrett, PC
Attorney for Personal Representative
2722 NE 33rd Ave, Ste 103
Portland, OR 97212-3648                         10571846No. 14PB00846
Publish 07/04, 07/11, 07/18/2014.              SCS1246DJC

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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Publish 07/04/2014.                            SCS1253

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COLUMBIA COUNTY
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Monday June 16, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from Scappoose Church of Christ, % James Hinds, who has submitted an application for a Site Design Review for the Expansion of the Church by approximately 2,021 sq ft to provide more Classroom Area, Entryway and an enlarged Auditorium. The subject property is located at 53987 Columbia River Hwy in Scappoose, OR. and identified as Tax Map No. 3N2W01-A0-00300, 9.1 acres, zoned Community Service Institutional (CSI).

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from SPL Investments LLC, % Paul Scharf, who has submitted an application for a Major Variance to the Zoning Ordinance, Section 604.5 Minimum Useable Frontage on a Public Road; and, an Application to Partition three Parcels. The applicant is proposing to divide a 25.7 acre property into two approximate
5 acre parcels and a 15.7 acre parcel; with, building sites to be accessed by a private easement off Five Peaks Terrace. The subject property is zoned Rural Residential (RR-5), and is identified by Tax Map Nos. 3211-AD-00102 and 3211-D0-00100. There is no address for the subject property; but, it is generally located between the end of Five Peaks Terrace and JP West Road.

SAID PUBLIC HEARING will be held before the Columbia County Planning Commission on Monday, June 16, 2014, at 230 Strand, St. Helens, Oregon, starting at or after 6:30 p.m., at which time proponents and opponents of the proposed application will be heard.

The criteria to be used in deciding the request will be found in some or all of the following documents and laws, as revised from time to time: Oregon Revised Statutes ORS 197.763; Oregon Administrative Rules; Columbia County Comprehensive Plan; Columbia County Zoning Ordinance. The specific criteria applicable to this request is listed and evaluated in the staff report.

A copy of the application, all documents and evidence relied upon by the applicant, and the staff report are available for inspection at no cost and will be provided at reasonable cost at least 7 days prior to the Commission hearing from Land Development Services, County Courthouse Annex, St. Helens, OR, 97051.

If additional documents or evidence are provided in support of the application, any party shall be entitled to a continuance of the hearing. Unless there is a continuance, and if a participant so requests before the conclusion of the evidentiary hearing, the record shall remain open for at least seven days after the hearing.

At each hearing, the applicant has the burden of presenting substantial evidence showing that the application meets all of the applicable criteria. Following presentation of the staff report, the applicant and other persons in favor of the application will be allowed to address the commission, explaining how the evidence submitted meets the applicable criteria. Following the applicant’s presentation, any person in opposition to the application may present evidence and argument against the application. The applicant will then have the opportunity to rebut any evidence or arguments presented in opposition. After the presentation of evidence and arguments, the public hearing record will be closed.

The Commission will then make a tentative decision to be followed by approval of a written order and a statement of findings and conclusions supporting the decision, which will be mailed to all parties at a later date. The Commission may, at its discretion, continue the hearing from time to time at the request of the parties or on its own motion as necessary to afford substantial justice and comply with the law. Additional information about this application may be obtained from the Planning Division of the Land Development Services Department, at (503) 397-1501.

June 4, 2014
THE PLANNING COMMISSION
Guy Letourneau, Chairman
Publish 06/06/2014. SCS1239

NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING – REVISED

NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING – REVISED

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Scappoose Public Library District, Columbia County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for fiscal year July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015, has been rescheduled from the previously announced May 12th date.

The meeting will now be held on the 28th day of May at the Watts House Pioneer Museum, 52432 SE First St., Scappoose, Ore. A second meeting, if needed, will be held on the 9th day of June at 7:00 p.m. in the Library meeting room, 52469 SE Second St., Scappoose, Ore.

The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.
 
A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 28th, 2014, at the Library, 52469 SE Second St., Scappoose, Ore., during library business hours.
 
This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.
Publish 05/16, 05/23/2014. SCS1220

TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE

OREGON TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
T.S. No: L544283 OR  Unit Code: L  Loan No: 1366409/HANSON   AP #1: 13516   Title #: 8391606   Reference is made to that certain Trust Deed made by MARCIA R. HANSON as   Grantor, to FARMERS HOME ADMINISTRATION, UNITED STATES   DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, ACTING THROUGH THE STATE   DIRECTOR OF THE FARMERS HOME ADMINISTRATION FOR THE   STATE OF OREGON as Trustee, in favor of UNITED STATES OF AMERICA   ACTING THROUGH THE RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, SUCCESSOR IN   INTEREST TO FMHA UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF   AGRICULTURE as Beneficiary.   Dated July 12, 1993, Recorded July 13, 1993 as Instr. No.  93-5837 in Book —   Page — of Official Records in the office of the Recorder of COLUMBIA   County; OREGON   REAMORTIZATION AGREEMENT(S) DATED 5/12/99 & 6/12/05   covering the following described real property situated in said county and state, to   wit:   LOT 21, BLOCK 5, RAILROAD ADDITION IN THE CITY OF ST. HELENS,   COUNTY OF COLUMBIA, AND STATE OF OREGON.   Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to   satisfy the obligations secured by said Trust Deed and a Notice of Default has   been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for   which the foreclosure is made is Grantor’s failure to pay when due, the following   sums: 1 PYMT DUE 07/12/12 @ 738.31 $738.31 12 PYMTS FROM 08/12/12 TO 07/12/13 @ 712.83 $8,553.96 5 PYMTS FROM 08/12/13 TO 12/12/13 @ 710.37 $3,551.85 TOTAL LATE CHARGES $136.08 MISCELLANEOUS FEES $82.62 Sub-Total of Amounts in Arrears:$13,062.82    Together with any default in the payment of recurring obligations as they become due.    ALSO, if you have failed to pay taxes on the property, provide insurance on the property or pay    other senior liens or encumbrances as required in the note and Trust Deed, the beneficiary may    insist that you do so in order to reinstate your account in good standing.  The beneficiary may    require as a condition to reinstatement that you provide reliable written evidence that you have paid    all senior liens or encumbrances, property taxes, and hazard insurance premiums.  These    requirements for reinstatement should be confirmed by contacting the undersigned Trustee.    The street or other common designation if any, of the real property described above is purported to    be:    464 N. 13TH ST., SAINT HELENS, OR  97051-1320    The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the above street or other    common designation.    By reason of said default, the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation secured by    said Trust Deed immediately due and payable, said sums being the following, to wit: Principal    $63,923.33, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument secured from    07/12/12, plus subsidy recapture in the sum of $48,137.71 and fees assessed in the amount of    $1,937.11,  plus accrued interest due thereon, and such other costs and fees are due under the note    or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute.    WHEREFORE, notice is hereby given that the undersigned trustee will, on May 9, 2014, at the    hour of 10:00 A.M. in accord with the Standard Time, as established by ORS 187.110, INSIDE    THE MAIN LOBBY OF THE COLUMBIA COUNTY COURTHOUSE ANNEX, 230 STRAND    ST., ST. HELENS , County of COLUMBIA, State of OREGON, (which is the new date, time and    place set for said sale) 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 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 O.R.S.86.753 has the right, at any time prior to    five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the    Trust Deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such    portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other    default complained herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required    under the obligation of the Trust Deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the    performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in    enforcing the obligation and Trust Deed, together with trustee’s and attorney’s fees not exceeding    the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753.    It will be necessary for you to contact the undersigned prior to the time you tender reinstatement or    payoff so that you may be advised of the exact amount, including trustee’s costs and fees, that you    will be required to pay.  Payment must be in the full amount in the form of cashier’s or certified    check.    The effect of the sale will be to deprive you and all those who hold by, through and under you of    all interest in the property described above.    In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular    includes the plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as    any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said Trust Deed, and    the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any.    The Beneficiary may be attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained may be used for    that purpose.    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 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 salestrack.tdsf.com DATED:  12/24/13    CHRISTOPHER C. DORR, OSBA # 992526    By CHRISTOPHER C. DORR, ATTORNEY AT LAW    DIRECT INQUIRIES TO:    T.D. SERVICE COMPANY    FORECLOSURE DEPARTMENT   4000 W. Metropolitan Drive Suite 400  Orange, CA  92868  (800) 843-0260 TAC# 968179
PUB: 03/21/14, 03/28/14, 04/04/14, 04/11/14.         SCS1186

NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION

BEFORE THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON
In the Matter of Scheduling an Auction for the Sale
of Surplus Personal Property
NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION
[November 9, 2013 Sale Date]

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners for Columbia County, Oregon, will hold a public auction for certain items of personal property that have been deemed surplus to the County’s use.

Columbia County is disposing of surplus items including: 2005 Dutch 3-bd, 1-ba FEMA housing trailer (located in Vernonia), several Ford Crown Victorias (2001,1999,1998,1994), 1996 Ford 1-ton Van, 1985 GMC Box Van, 1991 Chev Caprice, 1990 Jeep Cherokee 4×4, 1991 Olds Bravada, 1982 Dodge 3/4ton PU, 1980 GMC 1ton Dump, 1976 Fruehauf tilt trailer, 1995 Bulldog 2 axle trailer, 1995 Kawasaki Quad, JD riding lawn mower, air compressor, “L” fuel tanks, lumber, 1973 Warner Swzy Gradall (scrap), Waldo sweep master, desk chairs, office equipment, file cabinets, and more.

The auction is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on November 9, 2013, with preview starting at 8:00 a.m., and will be held at the Columbia County Rider Transit Center located at 1155 Deer Island Road, St. Helens, Oregon. The auction will be conducted through competitive oral bidding with the final sale being to the highest bidder.  The auction will proceed separately, item-by-item, until all items have been auctioned or withdrawn by the auctioneer.  The Board of Commissioners reserves the right to withdraw any item from bidding and to reject any or all bids.  All items will be sold as-is and where-is.

Immediately following the auction, the highest bidder for each item shall pay the full amount due and make arrangements to immediately remove the item(s) from the premises.

Copies of the lists of items available for auction and the Terms and Conditions may be obtained by contacting Jan Greenhalgh, Board Office Administrator, Columbia County Courthouse, 231 Strand, Room 331, St. Helens, Oregon 97051; 503.397.4322; jan.greenhalgh@co.columbia.or.us. Hard copies are available for a fee of $3.00; digital copies will be sent free of charge.  All bidders must sign the Term and Conditions before bidding at auction.  For more information and pictures, go to www.kuhnauctionsales.com. Check the website often as items will be added.  Kuhn Auction Sales, Mark Kuhn Auctioneer, 503.799.8674.

Dated this 31st day of October, 2013.

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON

By:     /s/ Henry Heimuller, Chair
Publish 11/08/2013.                            SCS1141

NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR THE COUNTY OF COLUMBIA
In the Matter of the
Estate of Wayne Harvey McCormick, Deceased.
Case No. 13-13-7092P
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Holly McCormick has been appointed personal representative.  All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them, with vouchers attached, to the personal representative in c/o Daniel Q. Gallagher, Attorney at Law, PO Box 978, Scappoose, Oregon 97056 within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, or the claims may be barred.
All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings may obtain additional information from the records of the court, the personal representative, or the attorney for the personal representative, Daniel Q. Gallagher, PO Box 978, Scappoose, Oregon 97056, 503-543-5699.
Dated and first published on November 1st, 2013.
/s/ Daniel Q. Gallagher, OSB#94075
Attorney for Personal Representative.
Publish 11/01, 11/08, 11/15/2013.    SCS1138

NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR THE COUNTY OF COLUMBIA
In the Matter of the Estate of
ROBERT ALLEN EASTHAM, Deceased.
Case No. 13PB00669
NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed personal representative. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them, with vouchers attached, to the undersigned personal representative at PO Box 1270, Newport, Oregon 97365, within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, or the claims may be barred.
All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings may obtain additional information from the records of the Court, the personal representative, or the attorneys for the personal representative, Macpherson, Gintner & Diaz, 423 North Coast Highway, P.O. Box 1270 Newport, Oregon 97365.
Dated and first published on October 25th, 2013.
/s/ Pete Gintner
Personal Representative
PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE
Pete Gintner, PO Box 1270, Newport OR 97365
Phone: (541) 265-8881
Lawyer for Personal Representative
Richard S. Diaz, OSB No. 860313
Macpherson, Gintner & Diaz, 423 North Coast Highway, PO Box 1270, Newport, OR 97365. Phone: (541) 265-8881
Fax: (541) 265-3571 diaz@mggdlaw.com
Publish 10/25, 11/01, 11/08/2013.                SCS1136

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Monday, November 4, 2013

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from Colleen DeShazer, who has submitted an application for a Conditional Use Permit for a Home Occupation Consisting of Parking of Dump Trucks, Trailers and Equipment used for an Excavation Business with employees.  The subject property is located on Tax Map  No. 4N2W13-A0-01300 owned by the applicant, at 33623 Bennett Road, zoned Forest Agriculture FA-80.  The other side of Bennett Road is zoned Rural Residential (RR-5) with existing residential uses.  This is a continuation from the October 7, 2013 meeting.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from Tony Bailey, who has submitted an application for a Home Occupation Conditional Use Permit to conduct a business which he will use an existing room in the dwelling for receipt and transfer of firearms under a Federal Firearms License.  The applicant states there will be less than 5 customers per week and no sign advertising the home occupation.  The property is identified on the Assessor’s records as map number 3224-00-01102.  The subject property is approximately 5.02 acres, located in an area of Rural Residential (RR-5) Zone.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from Christopher Tews, Roll Tide Properties Corp, who has submitted an application for a Major Variance to the Subdivision and Partitioning Ordinance Section 1005(A) Frontage on a Public Road.  The applicant is proposing to divide a 10.18 acre property into two approximate 5 acre parcels to be accessed by a private easement.  The subject property is zoned Heavy Industrial (M-1), and  is identified by Tax Map No. 3201-D0-00605.  An existing business is located on the property at 33619 Crown Zellerbach Road.

SAID PUBLIC HEARING will be held before the Columbia County Planning Commission on Monday, November 4, 2013, at 230 Strand, St. Helens, Oregon, starting at or after 6:30 p.m., at which time proponents and opponents of the proposed application will be heard.

The criteria to be used in deciding the request will be found in some or all of the following documents and laws, as revised from time to time: Oregon Revised Statutes ORS 197.763; Oregon Administrative Rules; Columbia County Comprehensive Plan; Columbia County Zoning Ordinance.  The specific criteria applicable to this request is listed and evaluated in the staff report.

A copy of the application, all documents and evidence relied upon by the applicant, and the staff report are available for inspection at no cost and will be provided at reasonable cost at least 7 days prior to the Commission hearing from Land Development Services, County Courthouse Annex, St. Helens, OR, 97051.

If additional documents or evidence are provided in support of the application, any party shall be entitled to a continuance of the hearing.  Unless there is a continuance, and if a participant so requests before the conclusion of the evidentiary hearing, the record shall remain open for at least seven days after the hearing.

At each hearing, the applicant has the burden of presenting substantial evidence showing that the application meets all of the applicable criteria.  Following presentation of the staff report, the applicant and other persons in favor of the application will be allowed to address the commission, explaining how the evidence submitted meets the applicable criteria.  Following the applicant’s presentation, any person in opposition to the application may present evidence and argument against the application.  The applicant will then have the opportunity to rebut any evidence or arguments presented in opposition.  After the presentation of evidence and arguments, the public hearing record will be closed.

The Commission will then make a tentative decision to be followed by approval of a written order and a statement of findings and conclusions supporting the decision, which will be mailed to all parties at a later date.  The Commission may, at its discretion, continue the hearing from time to time at the request of the parties or on its own motion as necessary to afford substantial justice and comply with the law.

Additional information about this application may be obtained from the Planning Division of the Land Development Services Department, at (503) 397-1501.

October 25, 2013

THE PLANNING COMMISSION
Guy Letourneau, Chairman
Publish 10/25/2013.                            SCS1135