Legal Notice – Sept. 24, 2015: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)
ADVERTISEMENT AND INVITATION FOR BIDS
The City of Martindale will receive sealed bids for a TxCDBG Sewer System Improvements Project (#7214291) until 2:00 p.m. on October 9, 2015 at the Martindale City Hall, 409 Main Street, Martindale, Texas 78655 at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened
and read aloud. Any bid received after closing time will be returned unopened.
Bids are invited for the several items and quantities of work as follows:
Installation of approximately 1894 LF of 8” sewer line including a 128 LF bored crossing under HWY 80, 5 manholes, pavement and driveway repair, 18 new sewer yard service lines, mitigation of existing septic tanks, and all related appurtenances to complete the project.
Bid/Contract Documents, including Drawings and Technical Specifications are on file at https://construction.freese.com/ . Contract Documents may be downloaded or viewed free of charge at this website. It is the downloader’s responsibility to determine that a complete set of documents, as defined in the Agreement are received. Printed copies of the Contract Documents may be purchased at the website for the cost of printing. The cost for printed Contract Documents is not refunded.
This website will be updated periodically with Addenda, planholders lists, bid tabulations, additional reports or other information relevant to bidding the Project. All questions regarding this project shall be submitted in writing through the project website.
A bid bond in the amount of 5% of the bid issued by an acceptable surety shall be submitted with each bid. A certified check or bank draft payable to the City of Martindale or negotiable U.S. Government Bonds (as par value) may be submitted in lieu of the Bid Bond.
Attention is called to the fact that not less than the federally determined prevailing (Davis-Bacon) wage rate, as provided by the Department of Labor and contained in the contract documents, must be paid on this project. In addition, the successful bidder must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, sex, age or national origin. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City strives to attain goals for compliance with Federal Section 3 regulations by increasing opportunities for employment and contracting with section 3 residents and businesses where feasible. Adherence to the city’s Section 3 Policy is required for contracts and subcontracts in excess of $100,000.
The City of Martindale reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities in the bidding. All contractors/subcontractors that are debarred, suspended or otherwise excluded from or ineligible for participation on federal assistance may not undertake any activity in part or in full under this project.
Bids may be held by the City of Martindale for a period not to exceed 90 days from the date of the bid opening for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the bidders’ qualifications prior to the contract award.
Para más información en español, comuníquese con Sylvia Gomez al (512) 357-2639.
Date: September 21, 2015
By: Doyle Mosier, Mayor
By: Doyle Mosier, Mayor
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The City of Lockhart Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, October 5, 2015, at 6:30 P.M. in the lower level of City Hall, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, to receive public input regarding the following:
SE-15-02. A request by James Quesada for a Special Exception as provided in Section 64-130(c)(5), Chapter 64 “Zoning”, Lockhart Code of Ordinances, to preclude an essentially inadvertent taking of property when the circumstances are such that they have not been caused by any action on the part of the property owner, on 0.185 acres consisting of part of Lots 1 and 6, Block 28, Original Town of Lockhart, zoned CMB Commercial Medium Business District and located at 109 West Walnut Street. Under the current standards a minimum of 15 parking spaces would be required for the proposed use of the building, whereas only six regular spaces and one handicapped space are possible within the confines of the lot.
ZV-15-03. A request by Umesh Patel for a Zoning Variance to Appendix II, Chapter 64 “Zoning”, Lockhart Code of Ordinances, to allow a reduction in the minimum off-street parking requirement from 99 spaces to 62 spaces on Lot 1, Block 13, Amending Plat for Resubdivision Plat of Lockhart Industrial Park II Revision No. 2, consisting of 7.069 acres zoned CHB Commercial Heavy Business District and located at 117 East MLK. Jr. Industrial Boulevard.
All interested persons owning property within 200 feet of either of these properties who wish to state their support or opposition may do so at this Public Hearing, or they may submit a written statement to the City Planner for presentation to the Zoning Board of Adjustment at or before the time the public hearing begins.
Should any person be aggrieved by the Board’s decision, a written petition for appeal stating that the decision of the Board is illegal in whole or in part and specifying the grounds of the illegality, may be presented to a court of record within ten calendar days after the minutes of the meeting are approved by Board.
512-398-3461, ext. 240
NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PERMIT TO EQUIP AN EXISTING
Mr. Royce Farrar, 7190 E. Highway 97, Waelder, Texas has submitted an application to the Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District (“GCUWCD”) to equip an existing water well for industrial supply use. The water well is located approximately 6.8 miles southwest of Waelder on property adjoining Gonzales County Road 386. Royce Farrar proposes to produce approximately 175 acre feet of water per year at an average rate of approximately 108 gallons per minute.
The GCUWCD Rules in effect at the time of this permit application submittal are the March 16, 2010 Rules. Permit notice and hearing procedures are included in Rule 24. Copies of the GCUWCD’s March 16, 2010 rules are available at the GCUWCD office located at 920 Saint Joseph Street, Room 129, Gonzales, Texas 78629 or online at the GCUWCD website www.gcuwcd.org. The GCUWCD phone number is 830-672-1047.
Interested persons may provide written comments to the GCUWCD on the application to equip an exempt water well for industrial use. Written comments should be filed within thirty (30) days of the date of publication of this notice and in accordance with Rule 24 of the rules of the GCUWCD. Comment s should be submitted to the GCUWCD’s General Manager at 920 St. Joseph, Room 129, P.O. Box 1919, Gonzales, Texas 78629 or to email@example.com.
After comments are received by the District and the General Manager determines the application meets all relevant District rules, a public hearing on an application is not required and the Board may act on the application at a Board meeting.
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LOCKHART, TEXAS AMENDING UN-CODIFIED ORDINANCE 2015-18 SECTION II(D) REGARDING THE ASSIGNMENT OF FIELD TRAINING OFFICER WITHIN THE LOCKHART POLICE DEPARTMENT WITH ALL OTHER SECTIONS OF ORDINANCE 2015-18 REMAINING UNCHANGED; PROVIDING A REPEALER, PROVIDING FOR PUBLICATION; AND ESTABLISHING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
The complete ordinances may be viewed at the City Secretary’s Office, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Notice of Sale of Real Property
State of Texas
County of Caldwell
By virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the clerk of the 207th Judicial District Court of CALDWELL County, Texas, July 15, 2015, in cause numbered 14-O-218, styled BAKER HUGHES OILFIELD OPERATIONS versus DOLBERRY ENERGY RESOURCES CORP on a judgment rendered against DOLBERRY ENERGY RESOURCES CORP; I did on August 31, 2015, at 3:00 p.m., levy upon as the property of DOLBERRY ENERGY RESOURCES CORP the following described real property:
(i) that lease (the “Lease”) commonly known as the Homann Unit Lease, (ii) those wells developed, being developed, or hereafter developed under the Lease and/or included in one of the “Units”(herein defined), including, but not necessarily limited to, that well commonly known as the Homann Unit No. 1 Well (the “Well”): (iii) the units, if any, in which the Well is included (collectively, the “Units”), and (iv) all properties operated with the Well as part of a joint operation, regardless of whether part of a formal unit. The foregoing Leasehold Estate is further described in the Statement Securing Lien Against Oil and Mineral Property, recorded in the Official Public Records of Real Property of Caldwell County, Texas, County Clerk’s File No. (Document No.) 136669 (the “Lien Affidavit”). The Leasehold Estate lies on and/or under certain land (the “Land”) located in Caldwell County, Texas, which Land is further described in the Lien Affidavit.
On OCTOBER 6, 2015, being the first Tuesday of the month, between the hours of 10:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., beginning at 10:00 a.m., at the Caldwell County CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER, 1703 S. Colorado St., Lockhart, Texas, I will sell for cash to the highest bidder, all the right, title and interest of DOLBERRY ENERGY RESOURCES CORP in and to the real property described above.
Dated at Lockhart, Caldwell County, Texas, September 2, 2015
Caldwell County, Texas
by Robert L. Eller, Deputy
Notice to Bidders: You are buying whatever interest, if any, the Debtor has in the property. Purchase of the Debtor’s interest in the property may not extinguish any liens or security interests held by other persons. There are no warranties, express or implied, regarding the property being sold, including but not limited to warranties of title, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
Notice of Judgement Debtor: If there is any property, real or personal, you want to point out for levy in lieu of the above described property, you must contact this office immediately.
NOTICE OF SALE
STATE OF TEXAS
BY VIRTUE OF AN ORDER OF SALE
SEPTEMBER 08, 2015
and issued pursuant to judgment decree(s) of the District Court of Caldwell County, Texas, by the Clerk of said Court on said date, in the hereinafter numbered and styled suit(s) and to me directed and delivered as Sheriff or Constable of said County, I have on September 8, 2015, seized, levied upon, and will, on the first Tuesday in October, 2015, the same being the 6th day of said month, Outside Main Entrance of the Caldwell County Justice Center, located at 1703 S. Colorado St., Lockhart, TX, between the hours of 10 o”clock a.m. and 4 o”clock p.m. on said day, beginning at 10:00 AM, proceed to sell for cash to the highest bidder all the right, title, and interest of the defendants in such suit(s) in and to the following described real estate levied upon as the property of said defendants, the same lying and being situated in the County of Caldwell and the State of Texas, to-wit:
(any volume and page references, unless otherwise indicated, being to the Deed Records, Caldwell County, Texas, to which instruments reference may be made for a more complete description of each respective tract.) or, upon the written request of said defendants or their attorney, a sufficient portion of the property described above shall be sold to satisfy said judgment(s), interest, penalties, and cost; and any property sold shall be subject to the right of redemption of the defendants or any person having an interest therein, to redeem the said property, or their interest therein, within the time and in the manner provided by law, and shall be subject to any other and further rights to which the defendants or anyone interested therein may be entitled, under the provisions of law. Said sale to be made by me to satisfy the judgment(s) rendered in the above styled and numbered cause(s), together with interest, penalties, and costs of suit, and the proceeds of said sales to be applied to the satisfaction thereof, and the remainder, if any, to be applied as the law directs.
11-T-8721, Account No(s). 0010877-000-103-00(R55072 and 28573), SAN MARCOS CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, ET AL VS. ANGELA JUAREZ, Lot 103, Skyview Subdivision, a subdivision in Caldwell County, Texas, according to the map or plat thereof, recorded in Volume 1, Page 41, Plat Records of Caldwell County, Texas, and being described in that certain Warranty Deed of record in Volume 141, Page 809, Official Public Records of Caldwell County, Texas, together with any improvements situated thereon., with an adjudged value of $39,200.00, and an Estimated minimum opening bid of $2,530.00;
14-T-8958, Account No(s). 29570(R21245), CALDWELL COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT, ET AL VS. LONA SUE ELLIS, ET AL, 38.96 acres, more or less, situated in the S. H. Britton Survey, Abstract 392, Caldwell County, Texas, as described in deed dated September 2, 1998, from Dexter M. Meador etux to Lona Sue Ellis, in Volume 193, Page 731, Official Records of Caldwell County, Texas., with an adjudged value of $139,890.00, and an Estimated minimum opening bid of $34,973.00;
14-T-8969, Account No(s). 17523, CALDWELL COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT, ET AL VS. EUELL R. DUVALL, ET AL, 0.5870 acre, more or less, James George League, Abstract 9, Caldwell County, Texas, described in Volume 537, Page 486, Official
Records of Real Property, Caldwell County, Texas, with an adjudged value of $33,070.00, and an Estimated minimum opening bid of $11,581.00;
14-T-8986, Account No(s). 27216, CALDWELL COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT, ET AL VS. VIRGIL HENDERSHOT, JR., 72.56 acres, more or less, Nancy Reavill Survey, Abstract 248, Caldwell County, Texas, described in Volume 75, Page 391, Official Public Records of Real Property, Caldwell County, Texas., with an adjudged value of $238,550.00, and an Estimated minimum opening bid of $18,632.00;
14-T-9026, Account No(s). 18289, CALDWELL COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT, ET AL VS. JOSEPH SPENCE, 0.32 acres, more or less, situated in the Byrd Lockhart League, as described in Volume 208, Page 193, Deed Records of Caldwell County, Texas, with an adjudged value of $21,020.00, and an Estimated minimum opening bid of $6,773.00;
Dated at Lockhart, Texas, September 8, 2015
Caldwell County, Texas
Sheriff Daniel Law
The Minimum Bid is the lesser of the amount awarded in the judgment plus interest and costs or the adjudged value. However, the Minimum Bid for a person owning an interest in the property or for a person who is a party to the suit (other than a taxing unit), is the aggregate amount of the judgments against the property plus all costs of suit and sale. ALL SALES SUBJECT TO
CANCELLATION WITHOUT NOTICE. THERE MAY BE ADDITIONAL TAXES DUE ON THE PROPERTY WHICH HAVE BEEN ASSESSED SINCE THE DATE OF THE JUDGMENT. For more information, contact your attorney or LINEBARGER GOGGAN BLAIR & SAMPSON, LLP., attorney for plaintiffs, at 5123985550X203
Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for a Mixed Beverage Permit by Main Street Pearl LLC, dba The Pearl, to be located at 110N. Main St., Lockhart, Caldwell, Texas. Officer of said corporation is Ronda Reagan, Managing Member.