Notice of Close of Regular Voter Registration and
Option for Late Registration
Notice is hereby given that regular* registration for the Jette Meadows/Lake County Water & Sewer District, Polson Rural Fire District, and School Elections to be held on May 8, 2018 will close at 5:00 p.m., on April 9, 2018.
*NOTE: If you miss this regular registration deadline, you may still register for the election by showing up at the county election office up to and including on Election Day. Between noon and the close of business on the day before Election Day, you can complete and submit a voter registration card, but you will need to return to the local election office on Election Day to pick up and vote a ballot. Voters in School District #8J (who reside in Lake County) and #73 will need to register at the Lake County Election Office and bring proof of registration to their school clerks to be issued a ballot.
All active electors who reside in a school district or the above mentioned districts are entitled to vote at said election. If an owner of taxable real property in Jette Meadow’s Water and Sewer District who is not a registered voter wishes to vote, they must provide written proof of the individual’s qualifications to the election administrator 25 days before the election (April 13, 2018).
*Ballots will be automatically mailed to Active Electors only. If you are a registered voter and do not receive a ballot, contact the county election office to update your information as necessary and receive a ballot.
Persons who wish to register and who are not presently registered may do so by requesting a form for registration by mail or by appearing at the county election office located at 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860. If you have moved, please update your registration information by filling out a new voter registration card and submitting it to the county election office.
DATED this 6th day of March, 2018.
Lake County, Montana
Mach 21, 28 and April 4, 2018
Public Notice : Legals
Close of voter registration
Notice of Close of Regular Voter Registration and
HB AG Investments
On Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm, the Lake County Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing in the Office of the Lake County Commissioners, Room 211 of the Lake County Courthouse on the following item:
HB AG INVESTMENTS VARIANCES
Altius Design Group, LLC on behalf of HB AG Investments, LLC is requesting variances to the Finley Point Zoning Regulations for reconstruction of a single family residence within the 50-foot setback of Flathead Lake and side property line setback. The request is associated with an existing nonconforming single family residence which will be removed and replaced with a new single family residence. Any single family residence proposed to be rebuilt within the 50-foot setback from Flathead Lake and side property line setback within the Finley Point Zoning District requires a variance. The 4.51-acre property is located at 30203 Festou Lane and is legally described at Lot 4 of Block 12 of Festou Villa Site, S10, T23 N, R19W.
Information regarding the agenda item is available at the Lake County Planning Dept, Rm 315 of the Lake County Courthouse. Written comments received by April 2, 2018 will be included in the staff report to the board. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the Board for their consideration. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed: email@example.com.
March 21, 2018
The Flathead Indian Reservation Advisory Board is seeking comments on the Draft 2018-19 Hunting Seasons, Shooting Hours and Limits for Migratory Waterfowl, Pheasants and Gray Partridge for Non-member hunters. A copy of the draft regulations can be obtained by contacting Dale Becker, Tribal Wildlife Program Manager at (406) 675-2700, extension 7278 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Comments will be accepted through Tuesday, April 10, 2018 and may be sent to Mr. Dale Becker, Program Manager, CSKT Wildlife Management Program, P. O. Box 278, Pablo, Montana 59855 or to email@example.com. A public meeting to accept comments will be held in the Tribal Division of Fish, Wildlife, Recreation and Conservation Conference Room at 406 Sixth Avenue East at Polson, Montana at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.
March 21 and 28, April 4, 2018
David C. Humphrey
Humphrey Law Offices
P.O. Box 1708
Polson, MT 59860
Attorney for the Personal
JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT,
LAKE COUNTY, MONTANA
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF NORMA K. FUNKE, Deceased.
PROBATE NO. DP-18-11
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 months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred.
Claims must be mailed to Gwen Clairmont, the Personal Represent- ative, return receipt requested, at Humphrey Law Office, P.O. Box 1708, Polson, MT 59860, or filed with the Clerk of the above Court.
DATED this 27th day of February, 2018.
/s/ Gwen Clairmont
Mar. 14, 21 and 28, 2018
Repeal of density map
REPEAL OF THE LAKE COUNTY DENSITY MAP & REGULATIONS
On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018, the Lake County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution of intention to repeal county wide zoning which has been used to regulate development density and known as the Density Map and Regulations (DMRs) since its adoption in 2005. Upon being repealed, the DMRs are proposed to be included as a component of the 2018 Lake County Growth Policy and used as an advisory document for land use and development in Lake County. The subject area includes lands located within the exterior boundaries of Lake County that are under Lake County’s jurisdiction and are not located within the local zoning districts. The Board of Lake County Commissioners will hold a public meeting on April 24th, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the Office of the Lake County Commissioners, Room 211 of the Lake County Courthouse to consider public comments received and the adoption of a resolution to repeal the Density Map and Regulations.
The Lake County Density Map & Regulations and supplemental information are available at the Lake County Clerk and Recorder and the Planning Dept, Rm 315 of the Lake County Courthouse. The Board of Commissioners will receive written and verbal comments up to the date of the scheduled public hearing. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed: firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 21 and 28, 2018
Request for bids
REQUEST FOR BIDS
Lake County Commissioners are requesting sealed bid proposals to provide pretrial case management services, pretrial defendant supervision, electronic monitoring services, data entry and case tracking. Successful bidder will communicate and coordinate with the Office of the State Court Administrator and other pilot counties, for an 18 month pilot project beginning April 2018.
Specifications, and bidding instructions are available at the Lake County Commissioners Office, 106 4th Ave. E, Polson, MT. Sealed Bids will be opened at 1:30 pm on Wednesday March 28, 2018 at 1:30 pm at the Commissioner’s Office, inside the Lake County Courthouse, Rm 211.
March 14 and 21, 2018
Request for qualifications
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS, DESIGN OF HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES FOR IRRIGATION WATER MEASUREMENT CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES (CSKT) WATER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
The CSKT Water Management Program invites interested consultants or companies to submit a Statement of Qualifications in response to the Request for Qualifications – Design of Hydraulic Structures for Irrigation Water Measurement.
The Request for Qualifications may be obtained from: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes: Attn: Seth Makepeace, Supervisory Hydrologist, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, Phone 406-676-2600. The Request for Qualifications may also be viewed and downloaded at the following website: http://nrd.csktribes.org/water-management/water-management-program.
Statement of Qualification must be submitted on the supplied forms, with any supporting documentation, and must be received at the email address listed in the Request for Qualification no later than 2:00 p.m. (local time) on March 22, 2018.
This Project will be conducted in accordance with the provisions of the CSKT’s Indian Preference Ordinance 101A and Regulations. The selection of the successful consultant and award of this project will be per the provisions of Ordinance 101A and regulations. Tribal Contractors who wish to receive Indian Preference must obtain certification by the CSKT Indian Preference Office as a legitimate Indian-owned business prior to the submission of their Statement of Qualification. Proof of Indian Preference Certification must be included with your Statement of Qualification in the form of a copy of the Certificate issued by the Indian Preference Office. Be advised that evidence of your membership or affiliation with a Tribe does not constitute Indian Preference Certification. Contractors must be certified by the Indian Preference Office in order to claim Indian preference. It is the sole responsibility of the submitter to obtain and provide proof of Indian Preference certification from the Indian Preference Office.
Mar. 14 and 21, 2018
Lake County Attorney's Office
Lake County Courthouse
106 Fourth Avenue East
Polson, MT 59860
MONTANA TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LAKE COUNTY
IN THE MATTER OF: K.N.,
YOUTH IN NEED OF CARE.
Cause No. DN-17-25
SUMMONS FOR PUBLICATION
To: TABATHA NELSON, Birth Mother and UNKNOWN, Birth Father of K.N., born August 20, 2017:
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Child and Family Services Division (CFS), through its attorney, has filed a PETITION FOR PERMANENT LEGAL CUSTODY, TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS WITH RIGHT TO CONSENT TO ADOPTION;
NOW THEREFORE YOU ARE HEREBY CITED AND DIRECTED to appear April 18, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. at the Courtroom of the above-entitled Court at the Courthouse, 106 Fourth Avenue East, Polson, Lake County, Montana, then and there to answer why the State's PETITION FOR PERMANENT LEGAL CUSTODY, TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS WITH RIGHT TO CONSENT TO ADOPTION should not be granted.
You have the right to be represented by counsel and to request counsel to be appointed for you if you are indigent. An attorney has entered an appearance for the birth mother of K.N.
Your failure to appear at the hearing constitutes a denial of your interest in custody of the youth, which denial will result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
A copy of the Petition herein before referred to is filed with the Clerk of the District Court of Lake County, telephone (406) 883-7255.
WITNESS the Honorable James A. Manley, Judge of the above- entitled Court and the Seal of this court.
/s/ James A. Manley
JAMES A. MANLEY, DISTRICT JUDGE
Mar. 21 and 28, April 4, 2018
Wild Horse RV Resort
The Lake County Planning Board will hold a public hearing Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the large conference room of the Lake County Courthouse. Agenda items include:
WILD HORSE RV RESORT PHASED MAJOR SUBDIVISION
Carstens & Associates, on behalf of Lori Lundeen, is proposing to create a (60) sixty-lot subdivision to be completed in five phases from a 20-acre property located west of the Big Arm Townsite. The lots would range from approximately 4,500 square feet to 5,338 square feet and are proposed to be RV spaces that could be rented or sold by the landowner. Each lot would be allowed an RV with one dry outbuilding which could be used for additional sleeping quarters and/or storage. The subdivision is proposed to be supplied with water by the Big Arm water system and each phase will have its own septic system. A variance to the landscaping requirements is being requested. The property is legally described as the N ½ SE ¼ SW ¼ of Section 33 of Township 24 North and Range 21 West. At this meeting the Planning Board will make a recommendation for approval, conditional approval, or denial of the subdivision application and preliminary plat to the Lake County Board of Commissioners.
REPEAL OF THE LAKE COUNTY DENSITY MAP & REGULATIONS
The Lake County Board of Commissioners have passed a resolution of intent to repeal county wide zoning which has been used to regulate development density and known as the Density Map and Regulations (DMRs) since its adoption in 2005. Upon being repealed, the DMRs are proposed to be included as a component of the 2018 Lake County Growth Policy and used as an advisory document for land use and development in Lake County. The subject area includes lands located within the exterior boundaries of Lake County that are under Lake County’s jurisdiction and are not located within the local zoning districts. As a result of the public hearing, the Commissioners are seeking a written report of the Planning Board’s recommendation regarding the repeal of the Density Map and Regulations. The Lake County Density Map & Regulations and supplemental information is available at the Lake County Clerk and Recorder and the Planning Dept, Rm 315 of the Lake County Courthouse.
LAKE COUNTY GROWTH POLICY REWRITE
The Planning Board will hold a public hearing on a proposed rewrite of the 2003 Lake County Growth Policy. After consideration of the recommendations and suggestions elicited at the public hearing regarding Appendix C, the Planning Board will recommend to the Board of Lake County Commissioners whether to adopt the proposed growth policy, not adopt the proposed growth policy, or take some other action related to its preparation. The draft growth policy is proposed to replace the 2003 Lake County Growth Policy and the 1993 Polson Master Plan for their respective jurisdictional areas.
Information regarding the agenda items is available at the Lake County Planning Dept, Rm 315 of the Lake County Courthouse. Written comments received by April 2, 2018 will be included in the board packets. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the Board for their consideration. Public comments regarding water and/or sewer proposals for subdivisions are encouraged to be submitted in writing. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed: email@example.com.
March 21, 2018