Legals for September, 17 2020

| September 17, 2020 12:00 AM

City of Polson, Montana NOTICE OF RESOLUTION LEVYING THE ASSESSMENT TO DEFRAY ANNUAL COSTS OF MAINTENANCE AND ELECTRICAL POWER TO POLSON LIGHTING DISTRICTS NOS 19 AND 20 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Commission of the City of Polson, Montana, will hold a public hearing on September 21st, 2020 at 6:30 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers or by Zoom meeting if necessary to receive public comment on the proposed Resolution to levy the assessments to defray annual costs of maintenance and electrical power within the City of Polson's two Lighting Districts Nos. 19 and 20 for the fiscal year 2020 - 2021. Any taxpayer or resident may appear at the public hearing and be heard for or against the proposed Resolution. The total estimated costs and percentage of costs to be assessed to property owners within the boundaries of the districts is $31,000.00. The Resolution and a description of the boundaries of the Lighting District Nos. 19 and 20 is on file and open to inspection at City Hall, 106 1st St. E., Polson, Montana in the City Clerk's office. For further information contact Cindy Dooley, Finance Officer, 883-8204 or by email at finance@cityofpolson.com. The City Commission will consider the adoption of the proposed Resolution at its Regular Commission Meeting on the 21st day of September at 7:00 PM. in the City Hall Council Chambers or by Zoom meeting if necessary. Information on how to access the meeting if it is a Zoom meeting will be provided on the published agenda. Published on September 10, September 17, 2020. MNAXLP

CITY OF POLSON POLICE VEHICLES NOTICE FOR BIDS Sealed bids will be accepted for furnishing F.o.b. City of Polson Police Department, Three (3) Ford Explorer Police Interceptor Patrol Vehicles and equipment in accordance with the complete specifications on file with the City of Polson, State of Montana or at www.cityofpolson.com under Resources (Bids & RFP's). Bids will be received at Polson City Hall, 106 1st Street until 3:00 o'clock P.M. on the 29th day of September, 2020 at which time and place all submitted bids will be opened and considered. Bids must be accompanied by a Bidders Bond or Cash in an amount at least 10% of the amount bid and made payable in favor of the City of Polson as liquidated damages in the event the bidder fails to enter into a Contract for the equipment and bid as accepted. The surety company must be listed in United States Treasury Department Circular #570 and licensed in the State of Montana. The outside of the sealed envelope must be properly marked "Bid on Police Vehicles." Bids to be on the basis of cash upon the final delivery and acceptance in accordance with the specifications for this equipment. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of thirty (30) days after bid closing date. The Polson Police Department reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to accept the bid it judges to be in the best interest of the Department. Publish September 17th & 24th, 2020 CITY OF POLSON, MONTANA BID SPECIFICATIONS THREE (3) FORD EXPLORER POLICE INTERCEPTORS AND EQUIPMENT The City of Polson Police Department is seeking bids for the following vehicles: 2021 Ford Explorer Police Interceptors with the following minimum specifications: One (1) 2021 Police Interceptor (Vehicle only). Two (2) 2021 Police Interceptors upfitted to complete specifications on file at City of Polson, State of Montana or at www.cityofpolson.com (Resources, Bids & RFP's). Published on September 17, 2020, and September 24, 2020.

NOTICE OF CITY OF POLSON COMMISSION WARD 2 VACANCY A vacancy has occurred on the Polson City Commission, Ward 2, and the current Commission will appoint an individual to fill the vacancy. The term for which the appointment will be made is from October 5, 2020 to December 31, 2021. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older, a citizen of Montana and a qualified elector pursuant to Article IV, Section 2 of the Montana Constitution and who has resided within the city limits of the City of Polson for more than one year is eligible and reside in Ward 2. Persons interested in being appointed to fill the vacant term should submit an application by Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. The applications may be obtained at City Hall or the City website at www.cityofpolson.com. For more information please contact City Clerk Cora Pritt at 883-8203 or cityclerk@cityofpolson.com. Published on September 17, 2020, and September 24, 2020. MNAXLP

Financial books for 2019 are open for review for the James and Wanda Hollensteiner Foundation for the next 180 days at 22993 Rollins Lakeshore Drive, Rollins. Published September 17, 2020. MNAXLP

Legal Notice The following is the complete text of an amendment to the Montana Constitution to be submitted to the voters of the state of Montana at the November 3, 2020 General Election. The text below is being published per the requirement of 13-27-311(1) MCA, by Secretary of State Corey Stapleton. Text underlined below shows text to be added. THE COMPLETE TEXT OF CONSTITUTIONAL INITIATIVE NO. 118 (CI-118) Section 1. Article II, section 14, of the Montana Constitution is amended to read: "Section 14. Adult Rights. A person 18 years of age or older is an adult for all purposes, except that the legislature or the people by initiative may establish the legal age for purchasing, consuming, or possessing alcoholic beverages and marijuana." Ballot Language CONSTITUTIONAL INITIATIVE NO. 118 A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION Under the Montana Constitution, a person 18 years of age or older is an adult, except that the legislature or the people by initiative may establish the legal age of purchasing, consuming, or possessing alcoholic beverages. CI-118 amends the Montana Constitution to allow the legislature or the people by initiative to establish the legal age for purchasing, consuming, or possessing marijuana. YES on Constitutional Initiative CI-118 NO on Constitutional Initiative CI-118 ---------------------- Legal Notice The following is the ballot statement of an amendment to the Montana Constitution to be submitted to the voters of the state of Montana at the November 3, 2020 General Election. The text below is being published per the requirement of 13-27-311(2) MCA, by Secretary of State Corey Stapleton. CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 46 AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION PROPOSED BY THE LEGISLATURE AN ACT SUBMITTING TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF MONTANA AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE XIV, SECTION 9, OF THE MONTANA CONSTITUTION TO REVISE THE METHOD OF QUALIFYING A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT BY INITIATIVE FOR THE BALLOT; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. The 2019 Legislature submitted this constitutional amendment for a vote. C-46 modifies the state constitution to specify proposed petitions for constitutional amendments from the people must be signed by at least ten percent of the qualified electors in two-fifths of the legislative districts. It repeals a different standard found to be unconstitutional in 2005. ( ) YES on Constitutional Amendment C-46 ( ) NO on Constitutional Amendment C-46 ------------------- Legal Notice The following is the ballot statement of an amendment to the Montana Constitution to be submitted to the voters of the state of Montana at the November 3, 2020 General Election. The text below is being published per the requirement of 13-27-311(2) MCA, by Secretary of State Corey Stapleton. CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 47 AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION PROPOSED BY THE LEGISLATURE AN ACT SUBMITTING TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF MONTANA AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE III, SECTION 4, OF THE MONTANA CONSTITUTION TO REVISE THE METHOD OF QUALIFYING AN INITIATIVE FOR THE BALLOT; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. The 2019 Legislature submitted this constitutional amendment for a vote. C-47 modifies the state constitution to specify proposed petitions for citizen ballot initiatives must be signed by at least five percent of the qualified electors in one-third of the legislative districts. It repeals a different standard found to be unconstitutional in 2005. ( ) YES on Constitutional Amendment C-47 ( ) NO on Constitutional Amendment C-47 Published on September 17, 2020, September 24, 2020, October 15, 2020, and October 29, 2020. MNAXLP

MONTANA TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, LAKE COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF THE NAME CHANGE OF: RICHARD DARRELL OPENSHAW CAUSE NO. DV-20-163 NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE This is notice that Petitioner has asked the District Court for a change of name from Richard Darrell Openshaw to Richard Darrell Sagar. The hearing will be on October 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Lake County Courthouse, 106 Fourth Ave. East, Polson, MT. Dated this 4th day of September, 2020. /s/ Paula Gronbach Paula Gronbach Deputy Clerk of District Court Published on September 10, September 17, September 24 and October 1, 2020. MNAXLP

ESTRAY NOTICE OF SALE 202009101257515 The Montana Department of Livestock has taken up the estrayed animals listed below on the 1st day of September 2020 in the area of Big Meadows Rd in Proctor, MT, Lake County. The animals will sell at Five Valleys Livestock, Missoula, MT on the 24th day of September 2020. The animals are described as follows: -9 ewes, Suffolk/ Suffolk cross -Contact Dustin Datisman District Investigator at 406-240-0830 Published on September 17, 2020. MNAXLP

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice of Storage Auction In accordance with the provisions of Montana Law, Code Ann. ยง 70-6-420; there being past due and unpaid charges for the storage of your property, TSMR Storage, (located at 36339 Mink Lane, Ronan, MT 406.260.2371) is entitled to satisfy an owner's lien of said property. Therefore, notice is hereby given that TSMR Storage will sell via auction described below belonging to the individual(s) listed below starting 10:00 AM, on Saturday, September 26, 2020. If there are no bidders, the property will be donated to charity or disposed of accordingly. Kathleen Howard #44 Justin Moore #46 Tracy VanNess #52 Shannan Wall #121 Additional units include: #118 All contents sold "as is" and by unit only. Seller neither warrants title to any items sold and does not make any express or implied warranties to any item sold. We reserve the right to refuse any and all bids. Published on September 17, 2020, and September 24, 2020. MNAXLP