Request for Bids
Jane Lew Park Restrooms
The Town of Jane Lew is requesting sealed bids to convert three existing restrooms to handicapped accessible restrooms located in the Jane Lew Town Park. Specifications for bid to include details as listed on the scope of work (available upon request).
Contractors must provide a quote for a completed project, including all materials, equipment, tools and labor with an estimated time period for completion. Contractors must be ready, able, willing, available, and capable to complete the project in a timely fashion.
Since this project is partially financed by a Land and Water Conservation grant, the Davis-Bacon Act, the Copeland Act and the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act regarding labor standards are applicable and must be followed by the contractor.
A mandatory pre-bid conference will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on July 25, 2016 at the Town office located at 6197 Main Street, in Jane Lew, West Virginia. Bidding packets, including the scope of work, will be available at the pre-bid conference.
Successful bidder will be required to furnish the following documentation before work may commence:
• Contractor’s License – Issued by WV Contractor Licensing Board
• Contractor’s Certification of Eligibility
• Certificate of Coverage of Workers’ Compensation or Approved Waiver
• Business Registration Certificate – Issued by WV Department of Tax & Revenue
The Town of Jane Lew will award the project based on the lowest responsive bid.
Any and all sealed bids must be received no later than 11:00 a.m. on
August 1, 2016 at the following address:
Town of Jane Lew
Sealed Bid – Jane Lew Park Restrooms
PO Box 50
6197 Main Street
Jane Lew, WV 26378
Sealed bids received by the above deadline will be opened, reviewed, and read aloud by the Town of Jane Lew at 7:30 p.m. on August 1, 2016.
The Town of Jane Lew reserves the right to reject any and all bids, in whole or in part, and waive any informality during the bidding process. 10-2
TRUSTEES’ SALE OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE
122 Harrison Avenue, Weston, WV 26452
The undersigned Trustees, by virtue of the authority vested in them by that certain deed of trust dated February 4, 2010, and duly recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Lewis County, West Virginia, in Deed of Trust Book 373, at page 355, Aaron S. Godfrey did convey unto Michael J. Bell, Trustee, certain real property described in said deed of trust; and the beneficiary has elected to appoint Terra Abstract Trustee West Virginia Inc. as substitute Trustees by a Substitution of Trustee recorded in the aforesaid Clerk’s Office; and default having been made under the aforementioned deed of trust and the undersigned Trustees, having been instructed by the secured party to foreclose thereunder, will offer for sale at public auction at 108 Center Ave., Weston, West Virginia 26452 on:
August 11, 2016
At 11:00 AM
Being all those certain tracts or parcels of real estate situate in the Hacker`s Creek City District, Lewis County, West Virginia, more particularly described as follows:
That certain lot or parcel of land with its appurtenances, situate in that section of the City of Weston, commonly known as "East Weston", in Hacker`s Creek City District, Lewis County, West Virginia, and being Lot No. 23, in Block "J" as shown on the plat of the subdivision of "East Weston" of record in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Lewis County, West Virginia, in Deed Book 56 at page 27, and which said lot hereby conveyed fronts forty (40) feet on the southeast side of Harrison Avenue of said subdivision, and extends back therefrom with that width in a southeasterly direction with a line of Lot No. 22, of said block of said subdivision, on the northeast and a line of Lot No. 24, on the southwest for one hundred (100) feet to a 12-foot alley at the rear.
Beginning at a stake, which is N. 17-3/4 E. 360 feet along the eastern boundary of Harrison Avenue from the northeasternmost corner of Bannister Street with said Harrison Avenue, and which stake is a corner to Lot No. 25, Block "J" of East Weston Addition to the City of Weston; thence S. 72-1/4 E. 100 feet along the northern boundary of said Lot No. 25 to a stake in the western boundary of an alley, which stake is also a corner to said Lot No. 25; thence N. 17-3/4 E. 40 feet along the western boundary of said alley to a stake, a corner to Lot No. 23 of said Block "J"; thence N. 72-1/4 W. 100 feet along the southern boundary of said Lot No. 23 to a stake in the eastern boundary of said Harrison Avenue; thence S. 17-3/4 W. 40 feet along the eastern boundary of said Harrison Avenue to the beginning, being Lot No. 24 of E. Weston Addition to the City of Weston, as shown on a plat of said Addition of record in the aforesaid Clerk`s Office in Deed Book 56 at page 27, to which plat reference is made for the location of said lot.
There is reserved from this conveyance all the coal, oil, gas and other minerals that may be in or under the lots hereby conveyed, together with full rights to operate and remove the same without damage to the surface. This grant and conveyance is made subject to any rights of way or easements for underground pipelines or drains that may have been heretofore obtained.
The aforesaid property is SUBJECT TO any and all easements, rights-of-way, conditions, covenants and restrictions of record or in existence.
The sale of the foregoing real property will be made subject to all exceptions, reservations, rights of way, easements, conditions, covenants, restrictions, leases and other servitudes of record, if any, pertaining to said real estate, subject to all matters disclosed by an examination and inspection of the property, subject to any and all unpaid taxes as recorded against said property, and to any further matters announced at said sale. The property is sold subject to an accurate survey at purchaser’s expense.
The sale of the foregoing real property will also be made expressly subject to any and all other deeds of trust, judgments, liens, and all other encumbrances of any nature whatsoever, if any, having priority over the deed of trust referred to herein.
The Trustees reserve the right to adjourn the sale, for a time, or from time to time, without further notice, by announcement at the time and place of sale describe above or any adjournment thereof. The Trustees reserve the right to reject any and all bids.
The subject property will be sold in “AS IS” condition. The Trustees shall be under no duty to cause any existing tenant or person occupying the subject property to vacate said property. The Trustees will deliver a trustees’ deed to the purchaser without any covenant or warranty (express or implied) in the form prescribed by W. Va. Code §38-1-6. The Trustees make no representations and warranties about the title of the real estate to be conveyed. If the Trustees are unable to convey insurable or marketable title to purchaser for any reason, purchaser’s sole remedy is return of deposit.
TERMS OF SALE: $9,000.00 cash in hand at the time of sale in the form of a certified check or cashier’s check made payable to “Terra Abstract Trustee West Virginia Inc.,” and the balance in cash closing within 30 days of the date of the sale. Purchaser shall pay for transfer stamps and recording fees. Additional terms of sale may be announced prior to the sale.
Terra Abstract Trustee West Virginia Inc.
55 Meridian Parkway
Martinsburg, WV 25404
TRUSTEE’S SALE OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE
The undersigned Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority vested in him by that certain Deed of Trust, dated May 1, 2009, and duly recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Lewis County, West Virginia, in Book 367, Page 441, Cecil C Whitt, III and Debra M Whitt did convey unto Vance Golden, Attorney, Trustee, certain real property described in said Deed of Trust; and the beneficiary has elected to appoint Seneca Trustees, Inc., as Substitute Trustee by a Substitution of Trustee dated June 28, 2016 and recorded in the aforesaid Clerk’s office; and default having been made under the aforementioned Deed of Trust, and the undersigned Substitute Trustee having been instructed by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association to foreclose thereunder, will offer for sale at public auction at the front door of the Lewis County Courthouse in Weston, West Virginia, on
August 24, 2016 at 12:00 PM
the following described real estate, together with its improvements, easements and appurtenances thereunto belonging, situate in Freemans Creek Rural District, Lewis County, West Virginia, and more particularly described as follows:
All that certain tract, lot or parcel of land, together with the improvements thereon and the appurtenances thereunto belonging, situate in Freemans Creek District, Lewis County, West Virginia, designated as Lot No. Seven (7) as shown upon a survey of plat made by Anthony Stark, Surveyor, entitled "Map of Phillip C. Alfred Lots on Polk Creek", dated February 13, 1952, and which said Lot No. Seven (7) is more particularly bounded and described as follows:
Beginning at a stake on the northern edge of the right of way of U.S. Highway Route No. 33 and 119, 20 feet distant from the centerline thereof, and running thence in a northerly direction with
the eastern line of Lot No. Six (6), as shown upon said map, N. 16° W. 301.9 feet to a stake; thence N. 89° 25' E. 85 feet to a stake; thence S. 18° 15' E. 301 feet to the line of the said highway; thence with said highway S. 77° 45' W. 97.4 feet to the place of beginning.
The property herein conveyed is the same tract conveyed to Eva C. Bays and Edward H. Smith by William R. Rittenhouse, individually and as Administrator of the Estate of James Horner Rittenhouse, deceased, Donna K. Marques and Vicki J. Williams, by deed dated October 28, 2005, and of record in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Lewis County, West Virginia in Deed Book 602 at page 167. Subsequently, by deed dated April 3, 2009 and to be recorded in said Clerk's Office prior to or simultaneously with this trust deed, Eva C. Bays and Edward H. Bays conveyed the subject property to Cecil C. Whitt, III and Debra M. Whitt.
There is excepted and reserved from the aforesaid property all of the coal, oil and gas in, upon and underlying the same together with the necessary mining and removal rights, as the same have heretofore been excepted and reserved or conveyed away by, the present or former owners.
This conveyance is made subject to all existing reservations, restrictions, exceptions, conditions, easements, rights of way or other servitudes, if any, made, reserved or created 'in prior deeds
of record in said Clerk's office, or which would be disclosed by a visual inspection of the premises. For the stated consideration, the Grantor does further grant and convey unto the Trustee all rights of way and easements, together with all appurtenances pertaining to the aforesaid real estate, whether presently owned or hereinafter acquired, which are matters of record in said Clerk's office or otherwise.
In the event the property described herein is subject to any other trust deeds securing the secured party herein, at the election of the secured party, default under any of said trust deeds shall constitute default under all trust deeds.
At the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, this property was reported to have an address of: 130 US Highway 33 W, Weston, WV 26452.
The referenced real estate will be conveyed with no covenants of warranty, and subject to all covenants, restrictions, easements, rights of way and reservations which may be a matter of record in the aforesaid Clerk’s Office or visible upon the ground, all prior liens and encumbrances, including, without limitation, liens for real estate taxes, incinerator, sanitary and sewer charges. The purchasers at the sale shall be responsible for paying the recording costs and also the tax on the privilege of transferring real property (the cost of the tax stamp to be affixed to the deed). The purchasers shall be responsible for payment of all real estate taxes.
The subject property will be sold in "AS IS" condition. The Substitute Trustee shall be under no duty to cause any existing tenant or person occupying the subject property to vacate said property.
TERMS: $9,000.00 in cash and/or certified funds as deposit with the balance due and payable within 30 days of the day of sale.
FEDERAL TAX LIEN: In the event that there are Federal Tax Liens against the property, the United States would have the right to redeem the property within a period of 120 days from the date of such sale or the period allowable for redemption under local law, whichever is longer.
Pursuant to the Deed of Trust, the Trustee may postpone the sale by public announcement at the time and place designated or by posting a notice of the same, and act by agent in the execution of the sale. The parties secured by the Deed of Trust reserve the right to purchase the property at such sale.
SENECA TRUSTEES, INC.
5000 Coombs Farm Drive, Suite 104
Morgantown, WV 26508
Toll free: (888) 534-3132
Reference File No. 45440 11-2
The Police Civil Service Commission of the City of Weston, West Virginia will give a competitive written examination and physical agility test for the position of patrolman. The PAT (physical agility test) will be administered on July 23, 2016 at 9:00am, please meet at the City of Weston Police. The written police civil service exam will be at West Hall, 206 E2nd Street, Weston, Lewis county, West Virginia at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 26. 2016. Upon completing the Police civil service exam, applicants’ test scores will be posted at the Weston City building within 24 hours. Those that pass the written exam will move onto the next step in the hiring process.
BENEFITS: 20 Year Pension Plan
Life and Health Insurance
Vacation and Sick Leave
REQUIREMENTS: Between the ages of 18-40
High school graduate or GED although additional education and work experience is strongly preferred
Must have good English writing and verbal skills
Must be a born or naturalized U.S. citizen
Must never have been convicted of any
felony or serious misdemeanor convictions or arrests to include convictions or arrests involving domestic violence situations
Must possess a valid driver’s license and a valid West Virginia driver’s license upon graduation from the academy
All applicants must present at the time of testing a certified copy of Birth Certificate, a valid Driver’s License and are required to present a certified copy of an Honorable Discharge (DD214) from the Military if extra five (5) points are desired upon passage of written examination.
Those arriving after 6:00 p.m. will not be tested.
Applications may be obtained at the City of Weston Municipal Building and must be returned by Tuesday, July 23, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. If you have any questions please call city clerk, Kristin Droppleman, at (304) 269-6141.
Glenn Brown, Jr. President
Stephen Garton, Commissioner
Sherry Rogers, Commissioner
Josh Thomas, Chief of Police Kristin Droppleman, Weston City Clerk 10-2