3/13/2020 Uinta County Herald legal notices


PUBLIC NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that Joshua and Arlena Harmon have applied for a Subdivision Permit for Lots 1 and 2 of the Harmon Subdivision located in Section 35, T13N, R117W, 6th P.M., Uinta County, Wyoming. A public hearing on this application will be held before the Uinta County Planning and Zoning Commission at 7:00 pm, Wednesday, March 25 in the Commission Chambers of the Uinta County Complex, 225 9th Street Evanston, Wyoming.

PUBLISHED: March 13, 20, 2020        03134

 

NOTICE

To: Scott Elsen, 249 Aspen Hills Court, Evanston, WY 82930

RE: Rental Property located at 70 Riverside Loop, Unit 6, Evanston, Wyoming Property Owners Epcon Partners, Inc. hereby provides notice to Scott Elsen (Renters) of the following with respect to the above referenced properties: That as of March 3, 2020, the Renters are no longer residing/utilizing the above referenced property and have made no attempt to pay rent for said properties, owing at this time a total of $9,000.00.  That although the Renters have vacated the properties, Renters’ personal property continues to be located in or at both properties.  Any rental agreements are terminated and pursuant to Wyoming Statute § 1-21-1210 Renters have seven (7) days from service of this notice to remove their personal property from both of the above referenced properties.

PUBLISHED: March 10, 13, 2020        03103

 

Official Proceedings of the

Uinta County Commissioners

Evanston, Wyoming

March 3, 2020

The Uinta County Commissioners met in regular session on March 3, 2020, 2020 in the commission chambers, 225 9th Street, Evanston, Wyoming.  Chairman Eric South convened meeting at 2:00 p.m. Commissioner Craig Welling and Commissioner Mark Anderson were present.  Also present: Amanda Hutchinson, County Clerk.

Agenda

Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve the agenda.  3 yes votes, passed.

Business Ready Grant

Motion Welling, second Anderson to accept the Certificate of Completion from the Wyoming Business Council for the Business Ready grant stating the study for recruiting new business to South West Wyoming is complete as presented by Gary Welling, Economic Development.  3 yes votes, passed.

Fort Bridger Airport

Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve Amendment 8 Revision 5 for additional engineering services on the Apron Rehab Phase 1 contract between Jacobs Engineering and Uinta County as requested by Clay Baird, Public Works Director. 3 yes votes, passed.

Courthouse Security

Motion Welling, second Anderson to approve an amendment to the contract with Convergint adding Care Plus for 3 years for the 24 existing cameras and 3 years of Care Plus for 34 new cameras for $3,324.10 as requested by Kim West, Emergency Management .   3 yes votes, passed.

Minutes

Motion Anderson, second Welling to approve the minutes of the February 18, 2020 meeting.  3 yes votes, passed.

Vouchers

Motion Welling, second Anderson to approve warrants 442299 through 442378 excluding warrant 442356. 

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE WARRANTS:Adams, Michael D.MD, $800.00, Health Officer; AED Everywhere, $144.50, Batteries; Alliance Commercial Equipment, $58.60, Parts; All West Communications, $949.75, Phone/Internet Service; Amazon Capital Services, Inc., $110.00, Supplies; George Cook, $4,461.36, Professional Services; Axis Forensic Toxicology, Inc, $956.00, Forensic Lab; Bridgerland Carquest, $948.03, Auto Parts; Bridger Valley Pioneer, $41.50, Advertising; Cazin’s, $638.77, Hardware/Landscaping; Century Link, $255.86, Telephone; Charm-Tex, Inc., $2,455.00, Supplies; City Drug Inc, $3,561.34, Medical; Compass Minerals, $279.11, Road Salt; Crandall Funeral Home Inc, $500.00, Supplies; Deru’s, $4,797.48, Bldg Maintenance; Double C Consulting, $568.28, ; Eagle Environmental Inc, $24,272.00,Removal Asbestos; Ellingford Bros., Inc. (Maint), $1,180.00, Concrete/Parts; Ellingford Bros., Inc. (Sheriff), $134.12, Concrete/Parts; Evanston Regional Hospital (EV), $37.75, Classes; Fastenal Company, $3.50, Maintenance Supplies; Feuz, Bridger, $536.34, Reimbursement; Forsgren Associates, $3,037.50, Engineering; Forensic Medicine & Pathology, PLLC, $3,000.00, Autopsy; Freeway Tire, $3,120.64, Tires; Frontier Psychological Associate, $975.00, Professional Services; Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals, $1,512.60, Vaccine; Grainger, $53.04, Maintenance; Arizona Machinery LLC(DBA), $745.86, Parts; High Country Behavioral Health, $1,122.50, Professional Services; Horton,Matthew, $1,084.07,Presentation; Inberg-Miller Engineers (Riverton), $2,822.79, Professional Services; Kallas Automotive, $1,980.82, Auto Parts; Komatsu Equipment Co, $517.45, Parts; Smith’s Customer Charges, $90.63, Supplies; Landmark 05 LLC, $1,000.00, Professional Services; Mckesson Medical Surgical, $102.93, Medical Supplies; Merck & Co., Inc., $283.38, Medical Supplies; Mountain West Business Solutions, $1,193.10, Copier Maintenance; National Benefit Services LLC, $167.90, Cafeteria Plan; Office Products Dealer Inc, $527.99, Office Supplies; O’Reilly Automotive Stores Inc, $76.68, Equipment Maintenance; Prism Systems Corporation, $1,185.00, Cameras/Jail; Questar Gas Company, $2,159.24, Utilities; Quill Corp, $475.19, Office Supplies; Rasmussen Equipment Co, $776.00, Parts; Real Kleen Janitorial & Repair, $2,488.88, Janitorial; Ready Rocks, $27,700.00, Concrete; RelaDyne West LLC, $10,182.65, Fuel; Relevant Solutions LLC, $55.82, Parts; Rocky Mountain Power (Utilities), $10,328.64, Electricity; Sanofi Pasteur, $575.47, Medical Supplies; Skaggs Companies Inc, $689.28, Uniforms; Stateline Metals Of Wyoming Inc, $3.78, Maintenance; Standard Plumbing Supply Co, $141.26, Plumbing; SUMMIT FOOD SERVICES, LLC, $6,193.77, Food Contract Services; Superior Rental Inc, $119.99, Rental/Parts/Repairs; T-7 Inc Propane Services, $174.17, Propane; Kennon C Tubbs MD LLC, $4,000.00, Prisoner Medical; Two Guys Flooring Inc, $13,395.00, Flooring; Uinta Co Herald,  318.65, Advertising/Subscription; Uinta County Peace Officer Assoc, $80.00,Membership ; Union Telephone Company, $1,952.09, Cell/Telephone; Verizon Wireless, $1,211.77, Aircard Service; Walmart Comm Brc (Extension), $106.97, Supplies; Walmart Comm Brc (Public Hlth), $362.29, Supplies; Walmart Comm Brc (Sheriff), $231.33, Supplies; Walmart Comm Brc (Wic), $93.17, Supplies; Thomson Reuters/West Payment Center, $702.28, Law Library; Westar Printing, $755.55, Printing; Wheeler Machinery Co, $77.31, Equipment Parts; State Of Wyoming, $20.59,Access; Dept of Workforce Services, $751.31, Unemployment; Wyo Dept of health/Preventive, $619.00, Testing; WCPAA, $300.00, Dues; WCTA, $200.00, Dues/Registration; Wyo Trial Lawyers, $145.00, Registration; Wyo Dept  Transportation, $267.71, Pathway/Bridge; Rocky Mountain Yeti, $12.88, Auto Parts.

3 yes votes, passed.  Commissioner Anderson recused himself on warrant 442356 due to a conflict of interest.  Motion Welling, second South to approve warrant 442356.  2 yes votes, passed.

Meeting adjourned at 2:22 p.m.

Eric South, Chairman

BOARD OF UINTA COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Attest: Amanda Hutchinson

            UINTA COUNTY CLERK

PUBLISHED: March 13, 2020  03133

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NOTICE BY PUBLICATION

Elia Elizabeth Valerio, Plaintiff            )

  1. Filipe de Jesus Ceballos, Defendant ) Civil Action Case No. 19-197

Filipe de Jesus Ceballos, Defendant, address unknown, take notice that Elia Elizabeth Valerio has filed a Complaint for Divorce in the Wyoming District Court, Third Judicial District, whose address is 225 9th Street, Evanston, WY 82930, in Civil Action No. 19-197.You are required to answer the Complaint within thirty (30) days after last publication of this notice, failing which judgment by default will be rendered against you and a Decree of Divorce will be granted.

Kerry Bumgardner, Clerk of Court    /s/ Trisha Tobiason, Deputy

PUBLISHED: March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 2020  03132

 

 

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE

Place to Store Downtown 400 Beckers Circle, Evanston, WY 82930 wishes to avail itself of Article 29-7-101 Wyoming Revised Statutes herby gives notice of lien sale under said statutes; that is to offer online auction at www.storagetreasures.com with auction completing on Monday, March 23rd at 12:00 pm. The sale of all contents of: storage unit #1104, Keith Brisbois, 113 Mountain Village Dr. Apt L, Evanston, WY 82930 as well as Dominique Foriest, unit # 1111, 410 Ruby St #17, Kemmerer, WY 83101.

PUBLISHED: March 6, 13, 2020          03065

 

NOTICE TO WATER USERS

The applications below were filed with the Division of Water Rights in Rich County, Utah. These are informal proceedings per Rule 655-6-2. Protests concerning an application must be legibly written or typed, contain the name and mailing address of the protesting party, STATE THE APPLICATION NUMBER PROTESTED, CITE REASONS FOR THE PROTEST, and REQUEST A HEARING, if desired. Also, A $15 FEE MUST BE INCLUDED FOR EACH APPLICATION PROTESTED. Protests must be filed with the Division of Water Rights on or before Apr. 2, 2020 either electronically using the Division`s on-line Protest of Application form, by hand delivery to a Division office, or by mail at PO Box 146300, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6300. Please visit waterrights.utah.gov or call (801)538-7240 for additional information.

NEW APPLICATION(S)

23-3990 (A81903): Spencer R Huffaker propose(s) using 1.48 ac-ft. from groundwater (2 miles S of Woodruff) for DOMESTIC; IRRIGATION; STOCKWATERING.

Boyd P. Clayton, P.E.

INTERIM STATE ENGINEER

Published in Uinta Co. Herald on Mar. 6, 2020 & Mar. 13, 2020  03061

 

REQUEST FOR BIDS

Notice is hereby given that the Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Evanston, Wyoming, 275 Saddle Ridge Road, Evanston, WY. 82930 hereinafter referred to as “owner”, will receive sealed bid proposals for the Evanston Recreation Center Locker room Remodel. 275 Saddle Ridge Rd., Evanston, WY. 82930

DESCRIPTION OF WORK

The work includes, Removal of existing tile floors, drop grid ceiling tiles, lockers and base, new tile floors, new ceiling tiles, painted grid, new lockers and benches, patch repair and painting of walls.

BID OPENING

BIDS WILL BE RECEIVED AS FOLLOWS:

Bids will be received in paper format until 3:00 p.m., March 31, 2020 at the Recreation Centers front desk located at, 275 Saddle Ridge Rd., Evanston, WY. 82930, then publicly opened and read aloud.

PRE-BID CONFERENCE

A PRE-BID CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD AS FOLLOWS:

Mandatory, held at Evanston Recreation Center at 3:00 p.m., March 16, 2020 at 275 Saddle Ridge Rd., Evanston, WY. 82930.

BIDDING DOCUMENTS

A link to The Bidding Documents may be obtained by contacting

W2 Design Group

Shane Williams 801.358.9840 [email protected]

Evanston Parks and Recreation Department Scott Ehlers

307.789.1770 ext. 104 [email protected]

PUBLISHED: March 6, 10, 13, 2020    03066

 

IN THE THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF UINTA, STATE OF WYOMING

BRENT JORGENSEN,   )           CV-20-42

Plaintiff,          )

  1. )

THOMAS LYNN SYDDALL, EMILEE ELSEN,      )

AMANDA PHILLIPS, THAD MONSENSYDDALL )

and LINDSAY JAN MARTINEZ, heirs of Julie    )

Monsen, a deceased person, and DOE I to DOE IV,   )

unknown persons claiming an interest in the subject           )

matter of this proceeding,      )

Defendants.    )

NOTICE OF COMPLAINT TO QUIET TITLE

TO: Claimants in Real Property at 312 Worland Cir., Evanston, Wyoming

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that you have been sued in the District Court of the Third Judicial District for Uinta County, Wyoming by Brent Jorgensen in Civil no. CV-20-42. The attorney for Brent Jorgensen is George L. Arnold, Arnold Law Offices, 20 Yellow Creek Rd., Evanston, Wyoming 82930.

YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that the object and prayer of the complaint is to quiet title against you and all other parties claiming an interest in the real property located at 312 Worland Cir., Evanston, Wyoming, that has the legal description of The Ranch Subdivision, Phase 1, Block 2, Lot 4, in Uinta County, Wyoming (the “real property”).

YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that you are required to answer the Plaintiff’s Complaint to Quiet Title on or before thirty (30) days after the date of the last publication of this notice or said complaint will be taken as true and judgment by default will be rendered against you if you fail to appear.

DATED 2nd day of March, 2020.

            ORIGINAL SIGNED BY

            By:  /s/KERRI WRIGHT

(Seal of District Court)            Clerk of District Court

PUBLISHED:March 6, 13, 20, 27, 2020           03063

 

INVITATION TO BID

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Uinta County Commissioners are requesting bids for the Uinta County Dust Suppression Project.  The successful contractor will be required to furnish all supervision, technical, personnel, labor, materials, machinery, tools, equipment, and services, including utility and transportation services to perform and complete all services and materials as defined in the bid documents.

Bid Documents are available from the Uinta County Planning Office within the Uinta County Complex, 225 9th St. Evanston, Wyoming 82930

Sealed bids will be received at the Uinta County Planning Office. 225 9th St. Evanston, Wyoming until 1:00 P.M. local time, March 27, 2020.  Bids should be marked on the outside “Uinta County Dust Suppression Project” with the name and address of the bidder.  Primary contact for this project is Kent Williams, Uinta County Planner (307) 783-0318.

Public opening of the bids will be on Friday, March 27, 2020 at 1:30 P.M. in the Uinta County Planning Office, 225 9th St. Evanston, Wyoming.  Bidders are welcome to attend.

This project is partially funded using Federal Grant Funds.  Therefore, all Federal Requirements associated with the use of these funds must be followed.

All projects over $150,000.00 shall be bonded therefore the successful bidder shall provide a 100% performance and payment bond.  All projects over $7500.00 or less than $150,000.00 require a form of guarantee as approved by the county.

The Board of Uinta County Commissioners hereby notifies all bidders that minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, sex, creed, or national origin.

Uinta County reserves the right to accept or reject any items or all items, any part or all parts, any section or all sections, any bid or all bids as stated in the specifications to waive any irregularities or informalities, or to re-bid or re-advertise for bids if it is determined to be necessary or desirable and reserve the right to let the bid in any manner it sees fit.

Uinta County will not be bound to accept the low bid, but rather the bid that is in the best interest of Uinta County.

UINTA COUNTY, WYOMING

Eric South, Chairman.

PUBLISHED: March 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2020   03064

 

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

The USDA Uinta County Local Work Group will meet March 19, 2020 at 7:00 pm at the Uinta County Conservation District Office, 204 East Sage Street, Lyman, Wyoming.  The purpose of the meeting is to determine local work group priorities and provide recommendations on local natural resource priorities and criteria for conservation activities and programs for the 2021 funding year.  The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  Contact Kerri Sabey, 787-3070, [email protected] for more information.

PUBLISHED: March 6, 13, 2020          03062

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EVANSTON CITY COUNCIL

First Regular Meeting

March 3, 2020

The official record of proceedings of the first regular meeting of the Evanston City Council for the month of March was held in the Council Chambers of City Hall on the above date.  These proceedings were video recorded.

David Welling led those in attendance in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

The roll was called and with a quorum being present, Mayor Kent Williams called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m. and welcomed everyone present.

Those present from the governing body at the start of the meeting were: Mayor Williams; Councilmembers Tim Lynch, Tib Ottley, Evan Perkes, David Welling, Mike Sellers, and Mikal Welling.

Staff members present at the start of the meeting were:  City Attorney, Dennis Boal; City Clerk, Nancy Stevenson; City Treasurer, Trudy Lym; Community Development Director, Rocco O’Neill; Director of Engineering & Planning, Dean Barker; Police Chief, Jon Kirby: Public Works Director, Gordon Robinson; Director of Parks and Recreation, Scott Ehlers; Police Lieutenant, Ken Pearson; Senior Planner, DuWayne Jacobson; and Payroll/HR Specialist, Diane Harris.  A  group of interested citizens were also present.

Approve Agenda

Councilmember D. Welling moved, Councilmember Sellers seconded, to approve the agenda.  The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Approve Minutes

The official record of proceedings for the City Council Meeting held February 18 2020, and the City Council Meeting Work Session Meeting held February 25, 2020 were approved as presented.

Bills

Councilmember Lynch moved, Councilmember M. Welling seconded, to approve the following bills for payment:

February 19, 2020 to March 3, 2020

VENDOR          FOR      AMOUNT

AXA Equivest   Payroll 458.00

Blue Cross Blue Shield Payroll 142,623.22

Evanston Police Benevolent   Payroll 240.00

Flex Share       Payroll 2,682.66

IRS Tax Deposit           Payroll 43,246.17

Orchard Trust Payroll 728.32

Parks & Recreation     Payroll 188.40

Vantage Point Payroll 446.66

Payroll Payroll 134,127.98

AED Everywhere         Supplies          132.00

Evanston Youth Club   Contract          11,250.00

Dennis M. Boal           Services           2,941.50

Yeti      Parts    37.56

CD’s Electric    Repairs            3,375.82

Century Equipment     Parts    895.64

Verizon Wireless        Cell Phones     833.15

Cummins Rocky Mountain      Services           720.00

Deru’s Glass    Supplies          1,005.62

Ellingford’s      Supplies          380.72

Evanston Parks & Recreation Reimb./City Subsidy    125,092.95

Evanston Uinta Airport           Contract          18,750.00

Falcon Environmental Corp    Parts    85.92

Fastenal          Supplies          39.62

Forsgren Associates   Services           8,418.75

Frontier Psychological Association     Services           975.00

Murdochs        Safety Boots    256.48

Home Décor    Supplies          50.90

Reladyne         Supplies          125.75

Interwest Fire Protection        Inspection       2,268.00

Floyd’s Truck Center   Parts    1,017.86

Kallas Automotive       Parts    736.22

Amanda R. Kirby         Services           1,755.00

Morcon Industrial       Supplies          1,086.74

Mountain West Business Solutions    Service Agreement     398.12

OT Excavation Services           350.00

Office Products Dealer           Supplies          209.42

Parnell’s Glass & Bodyworks   Repairs            1,361.10

Staker Parson Companies       Sand    153.00

Proforce Law Enforcement     Equipment      1,268.57

Real Kleen       Supplies          1,512.45

Safety Supply & Sign   Signs   83.15

Salt Lake Wholesale Sports    Supplies          532.00

Shred-It USA   Services           88.36

Six States        Parts    847.12

Skaggs Supplies          302.20

Stateline Metals         Services           130.00

Sirius XM         Services           176.67

Superior Rental           Equipment Rental       2,575.00

Tom’s HVAC    Repairs            180.00

Terracon          Contract          2,950.00

Two Guys Flooring      Repairs            95.00

Uinta Urgent Care       Services           157.00

Uinta Engineering       Services           1,325.00

Rocky Mountain Power          Utilities           7,389.39

Walmart         Supplies          414.88

XO Xtreme Marketing Marketing/Promotional          23,832.50

Westar Supplies          396.00

Wyoming Planning Association          Membership Dues      605.00

Wyoming Association of Sheriff’s      Registration    555.00

Yamaha Motor Corp   Contract          3,495.25

Dana Kepner   Parts    4,092.95

Rotary Club of Evanston         Dues    205.50

JC Golf Accessories     Supplies          159.21

Golden Rule    Services           40.00

Varsity Ink       Supplies          66.00

City of Rock Springs    Registration    500.00

Jimmy Hack Golf         Supplies          107.49

Brian or Holly Gruningre         Refund 100.00

Dianna Gilmore          Refund 100.00

Mark Tesoro    Reimbursement          69.23

Sky Golf           Supplies          846.66

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Revenue & Expenditure Report

Councilmember Ottley moved, Councilmember Perkes seconded, to approve the Revenue and Expenditure Reports for November and December 2019.   The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes  votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling. 

Council Comments

Councilmember David Welling commented that the Evanston High School Red Devils will be hosting the 4A Regional Basketball Tournament this weekend and encouraged everyone to support our teams and welcome all the visitors that will be in town for that event.

Councilmember Sellers commented on the recent approval to grow Hemp in Wyoming.

Mayor Williams commented on the WAM Winter Conference he and some of the Councilmembers attended.  He stated that it was a good conference and great opportunity to visit with others from around the state.

Special Presentation/Crime Stoppers

Councilmember Lynch, a member of the Crime Stoppers Board asked the Mayor to draw the tickets for this years fund-raiser, which was a 50/50 drawing.  Three lucky winners were drawn.

Public Hearing/Liquor License

City Attorney Dennis Boal conducted a public hearing to receive public comment regarding an application for a Restaurant Liquor License from GMRG ACQ1, LLC. dba: Pizza Hut #035951. Pizza Hut Area Coach, Stephen Fowler, explained the plans for the license.  No one else addressed the issue and the hearing was closed.

Liquor License/Pizza Hut

Councilmember D. Welling moved, Councilmember Lynch seconded, to approve a Restaurant Liquor License for GMRG ACQ1, LLC. dba: Pizza Hut #035951.   The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Consent Agenda

Councilmember Perkes moved, Councilmember Ottley seconded, to approve the following Consent Agenda: A Limited Malt Beverage Permit requested by The Arts, Inc. for the Celtic Festival at the Roundhouse and Machine Shop on Friday, March 20, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.; and at the Strand Theater on Saturday March 21, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.; and approve a request by the Evanston Liquor Dealers Association for extended hours in 2020 for the following dates:

St. Patrick’s Day          Saturday, March 14, 2020

Fire Dept. Demolition Derby   Saturday, September 12, 2020

Halloween       Saturday, October 31, 2020

New Year’s Eve           Thursday, December 31, 2020

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes:  Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Ordinance 20-01

Councilmember M. Welling moved, Councilmember Sellers seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-01 on third and final reading.

ORDINANCE 20-01:  AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING AMENDING SECTION 15-33. RESISTING ARREST, AND REPEALING SECTION 18-8, RESISTING, TO ELIMINATE DUPLICATION WITHIN THE CITY CODE AND TO MIRROR THE LANGUAGE OF THE STATE STATUTE FOR THE CRIME OF “INTERFERENCE WITH POLICE OFFICER”.

WHEREAS, currently both Section 15-33 and 18-8 of the City Code make it a crime for a person to resist arrest or otherwise interfere with a  police officer who is engaged in the performance of his official duties; and   

WHEREAS, there is a need to eliminate the duplication and to mirror the language of the state statute when it comes to defining the crime of “Interference with Police Officer” in the City Code; 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING THAT:

Section 1:  Section 15-33 of the Evanston City Code is amended and re-enacted to provide as follows:

  • 15-33. Interference with a police officer.

A person commits a crime if he knowingly obstructs, impedes or interferes with or resists arrest by a  police officer while engaged in the lawful performance of his official duties and upon conviction shall be sentenced pursuant to  Section 1-5 of the City Code.

Section 2: Section 18-8 of the Evanston City Code is hereby repealed.

PASSED AND APPROVED on First Reading this 4th day of February, 2020.

PASSED AND APPROVED on Second Reading this 18th day of February,2020.

PASSED AND APPROVED on Third and Final Reading this 3rd day of March,2020.

CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING

Kent H. Williams, Mayor

ATTEST: Nancy Stevenson, City Clerk

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-01 on third and final reading passed unanimously  with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Ordinance 20-02

Councilmember D. Welling moved, Councilmember Ottley seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-02 on third and final reading.

ORDINANCE 20-02: AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING AMENDING SUBSECTIONS B, C AND D OF   SECTION 15-12, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, OF THE CITY CODE TO MAKE IT POSSIBLE FOR THE COURT TO ISSUE A SENTENCE WHICH INCLUDES BOTH A FINE AND JAIL TIME FOR A CONVICTION INVOLVING DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.

WHEREAS, the general penalty set forth in Section 1-5 of the City Code for committing crime in violation of the City Code,  is either a fine of not more than $750.00 or imprisonment for not more than six months, or both; and  

WHEREAS, currently, Subsections B, C and D of Section 15-12 of the City Code provides the court with authority to sentence a person convicted of a drug paraphernalia crime to jail for not more than six months or fined not more than $750.00 but not both; and

WHEREAS, it is in the public’s interest to grant the court  authority to issue criminal sentences which include both a fine and jail time in drug paraphernalia cases;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING THAT: 

Section 1:        Subsections B, C and D of Section 15-12 of the Evanston City Code are amended and re-enacted to provide as follows:

  • 15-12. Drug Paraphernalia.
  1. Possession. It is unlawful for any person to use, or to possess with intent to use, drug paraphernalia as defined in this section, to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, manufacture, compound, convert, produce, process, prepare, test, analyze, pack, repack, store, contain, conceal, inject, ingest, inhale or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled substance in violation of the act. Any person who violates this subsection is guilty of a crime and, upon conviction, may be imprisoned for not more than six months or fined not more than seven hundred fifty dollars or both.
  2. Manufacture or delivery. It is unlawful for any person to deliver, possess with intent to deliver or manufacture with intent to deliver drug paraphernalia, knowing, or under circumstances where one reasonably should know, that it will be used to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, manufacture, compound, store, contain, conceal, inject, ingest, inhale or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled substance in violation of the act. Any person who violates this subsection is guilty of a crime and, upon conviction, may be imprisoned for not more than six months or fined not more than seven hundred fifty dollars or both.
  3. Advertisement. It is unlawful for any person to place in any newspaper, magazine, handbill or other publication any advertisement, knowing, or under circumstances where one reasonably should know, that the purpose of the advertisement, in whole or in part, is to promote the sale of objects designed or intended for use as drug paraphernalia. Any person who violates this subsection is guilty of a crime and, upon conviction, may be imprisoned for not more than six months or fined not more than seven hundred fifty dollars or both.

PASSED AND APPROVED on First Reading this 4th day of February, 2020.

PASSED AND APPROVED on Second Reading this 18th day of February,2020.

PASSED AND APPROVED on Third and Final Reading this 3rd day of March,2020.

CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING

Kent H. Williams, Mayor

ATTEST: Nancy Stevenson, City Clerk

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-02 on third and final reading passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling. 

Ordinance 20-03

Councilmember Lynch moved, Councilmember Sellers seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-03 on third and final reading.

ORDINANCE 20-03:  AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING AMENDING  SECTION 12-38, RECKLESS DRIVING, OF THE CITY CODE TO MAKE IT POSSIBLE FOR THE COURT TO ISSUE A SENTENCE WITH INCLUDES BOTH A FINE AND JAIL TIME FOR A CONVICTION OF RECKLESS DRIVING.

WHEREAS, currently, the City Code limits the penalty that can be imposed on a person convicted of Reckless Driving to a fine of not more than $750.00; and  

WHEREAS, it is in the public’s interest to amend the City Code to grant the court authority to issue criminal sentences in Reckless Driving cases which may include either a fine, jail time or both; 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING THAT:

Section 1:        Section 12-38 of the Evanston City Code is  amended and re-enacted to provide as follows:

  • 12-38. Reckless driving.

Any person who drives any vehicle in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property is guilty of reckless driving and upon conviction, may be imprisoned for not more than six months or fined not more than seven hundred fifty dollars or both.

PASSED AND APPROVED on First Reading this 4th day of February, 2020.

PASSED AND APPROVED on Second Reading this 18th day of February,2020.

PASSED AND APPROVED on Third and Final Reading this 3rd day of March,2020.

CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING

Kent H. Williams, Mayor

ATTEST: Nancy Stevenson, City Clerk

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-03 on third and final reading passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling. 

Ordinance 20-04

Councilmember Ottley moved, Councilmember D. Welling seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-04 on second reading.

ORDINANCE 20-04:  AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING AMENDING SECTION 15-2., ASSAULT, AND SECTION 15-3., ASSAULT AND BATTERY, OF THE CITY CODE TO MIRROR THE LANGUAGE OF THE STATE STATUTES FOR THE CRIMES OF ASSAULT AND BATTERY.

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-04 on second reading passed unanimously  with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Ordinance 20-05

Councilmember M. Welling moved, Councilmember Perkes seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-05 on second reading.

ORDINANCE 20-05:  AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING TO AMEND  SECTION 12-2., OF THE CITY CODE BY ADDING SUBSECTION L. TO MAKE IT POSSIBLE FOR THE COURT TO ISSUE GENERAL PENALTY FOR A CONVICTION INVOLVING VEHICULAR HIT AND RUN.

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-05 on second reading passed unanimously  with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Ordinance 20-06

Councilmember Lynch moved, Councilmember Ottley seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-06 on second reading.

ORDINANCE 20-06: AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING TO AMEND  SECTION 1-5., GENERAL PENALTY, OF THE CITY CODE BY ADDING SUBSECTION C. TO ENABLE A DEFENDANT IN  MUNICIPAL COURT TO PAY OFF A FINE THROUGH INCARCERATION.

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-06 on second reading passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Ordinance 20-07

Councilmember Sellers moved, Councilmember Ottley seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-07 on second reading.

ORDINANCE 20-07:  AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING A ZONE CHANGE FOR PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF EVANSTON FROM RURAL RESIDENTIAL TO LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL-DEVELOPING, AS REQUESTED BY BART HUTCHINSON OF THE LAND MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED HEREIN.

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-07 on second reading passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Ordinance 20-08

Councilmember Perkes moved, Councilmember Lynch seconded, to pass Ordinance 20-08 on second  reading.

ORDINANCE 20-08: AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING A ZONE CHANGE FOR PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF EVANSTON FROM LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL-DEVELOPING TO RURAL RESIDENTIAL, AS REQUESTED BY BART HUTCHINSON OF THE LAND MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED HEREIN.

The motion to pass Ordinance 20-08 on second reading passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Resolution 20-11

Councilmember D. Welling introduced Resolution 20-11.  Councilmember D. Welling moved, Councilmember M. Welling seconded, to adopt Resolution 20-11.

RESOLUTION 20-11:  RESOLUTION DECLARING THE INTENTION OF THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING, TO VACATE A PORTION OF THE RANCH AT EVANSTON PHASE NO. 1 SUBDIVISION, TO THE CITY OF EVANSTON, AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED HEREIN AND HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING.

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Resolution 20-12

Councilmember Lynch introduced Resolution 20-12.  Councilmember Lynch moved, Councilmember M. Welling seconded, to adopt Resolution 20-12.

RESOLUTION 20-12:RESOLUTION DECLARING THE INTENTION OF THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING, TO VACATE A PORTION OF THE TWIN RIDGE SUBDIVISION NO. 4 –PHASE 4, TO THE CITY OF EVANSTON, AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED HEREIN AND HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING.

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Resolution 20-13

Councilmember Perkes introduced Resolution 20-13.  Councilmember Perkes moved, Councilmember Ottley seconded, to adopt Resolution 20-13.

RESOLUTION 20-13:  RESOLUTION DECLARING THE INTENTION OF THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING, TO VACATE A PORTION OF THE TWIN RIDGE SUBDIVISION NO. 4 –PHASE 5, TO THE CITY OF EVANSTON, AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED HEREIN AND HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING.

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Resolution 20-14

Councilmember Sellers introduced Resolution 20-14.  Councilmember Sellers moved, Councilmember D. Welling seconded, to adopt Resolution 20-14.

RESOLUTION 20-14:  A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING  AUTHORIZING AN APPLICATION FOR A TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE GRANT, (“TAG GRANT”} FOR PIPELINE SAFETY FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TO OBTAIN FUNDS FOR ENGINEERING OR OTHER SCIENTIFIC ANALYSIS OF PIPELINE SAFETY.

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Resolution 20-15

Councilmember Ottley introduced Resolution 20-15.  Councilmember Ottley moved, Councilmember M. Welling seconded, to adopt Resolution 20-15.

RESOLUTION 20-15:  RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON, WYOMING, AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION OF AN AGREEMENT AND  ADDENDUM WITH GOLDEN SHOVEL AGENCY, LLC TO PROVIDE AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WEBSITE TO ASSIST THE CITY AND THE UINTA COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION IN THEIR EFFORTS TO EXPAND THE  ECONOMY OF THE CITY OF EVANSTON AND UINTA COUNTY. 

The motion passed unanimously with 7 yes votes: Williams, Lynch, Ottley, Perkes, D. Welling, Sellers, M. Welling.

Public Participation

Eric Passenelli invited everyone to attend the Celtic Festival the 20th and 21st of March.

Adjournment

With no further business to be conducted at this time Mayor Williams adjourned the meeting at 6:10 p.m.

Kent H. Williams, Mayor

Nancy Stevenson, City Clerk

PUBLISHED: March 13, 2020  03131

 

 

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