Did anybody notice the new attraction around the walking path at Lake Yuma, near the Yuma Community Center? It was to be unveiled and introduced at 2016 WinterFest but with so many other activities, we felt it best to hold off until it could have its own spotlight.
The lights are lit up all around Lake Yuma each evening, beginning last month with the WinterFest. The city crew did a great job again decorating the lake area, including the new addition of the floating Christmas tree as seen to the right in the picture.
BROOMFIELD, Colo. – The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) is announcing that three industrial hemp seed varieties have passed the statewide THC validation and observation trial and are now eligible to be grown by the Colorado Seed Growers Association for production of “CDA Approved Certified Seed.”
The Colorado Corn Growers Association (CCGA) and corn producers across the country applauded the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “move in the right direction” last week as the agency released its final rule for 2017 conventional renewable volume obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Work continues on the Main Street Project.
While the street has been reopened for one month, there is still plenty left to be done before McAtee Construction and its subcontractors can walk away for good.
On November 22, 2016, at 2232 hours, the Yuma Fire Department and Police Department were dispatched to 609 South Cedar in the City of Yuma for a structure fire. This address is an apartment complex with four units.
When the Yuma Volunteer Fire Department was extinguishing the fire, a body was found in one the apartments.
The ability to test and train a workforce skilled and licensed in driving commercial vehicles in Yuma County will become a reality in the near future.
Yuma County Economic Development Corporation (YCEDC), in partnership with the Yuma County Commissioners, has successfully raised the funding to build a CDL testing site.
CITY OF YUMA, COLORADO
NOTICE OF FINAL SETTLEMENT
PURSUANT TO C.R.S. 1973, 38-26-107, as amended
Yuma Airport Reconstruction Project
Notice is hereby given that final settlement will be made on December 20, 2016 on the contract between the City of Yuma, Colorado (“Owner”) and McAtee Construction, (“Contractor”) for the AIP Project No. 3-08-0056-012-2015. All persons, entities, partnerships, companies, associations, or corporations that have furnished labor, materials, team hire, provender or other supplies, or services used or consumed by the Contractor under and in connection with this contract and whose claims have not been paid by the Contractor may, in accordance with applicable law, file with the Owner a claim containing a verified statement of the unpaid amount due. Claims must be in the form of a written affidavit and must be received by the office of the Yuma City Manager at 910 South Main Street, Yuma, Colorado 80759, before 5:00 P.M. local time of the final settlement date above. Failure on the part of the claimant to file such settlement will relieve the Owner from any and all liability for such claim.
R. Scott Moore, City Manager
City of Yuma, Colorado
First Date of Publication: December 1, 2016
Last Date of Publication: December 8, 2016
Name of Publication: The Yuma Pioneer, Inc.