May 13, 2007 11:00 pm

Legal Notice Request for Proposals

Training & Employment Consortium (TEC) is requesting proposals from public and private sector providers on behalf of the Region 13 Worksource Oregon Investment Board (R13 WSO) to perform staffing services for R 13 WSO and its committees. The scope of work will include: Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; the ability to facilitate group discussions and present to diverse groups of people; board experience in and knowledge of workforce development; ability to prepare agendas, take minutes, handle minutes and accomplish related staffing functions; experience in word processing and spreadsheet applications; ability to understand and interpret technical information and adapt it into readable documents for the general public; ability to maintain an effective working relationship with state and local workforce staff; and maintain a high level of understanding with regard to programs operated by Training & Employment Consortium, State of Oregon Department of Human Services, State of Oregon Employment Department, Blue Mountain Community College, Oregon office of Vocation Rehabilitation Services, Northeast Oregon Housing Authority and other workforce related agencies. Have an understanding of the workforce needs of local business in Baker, Union and Wallowa County.

proposals will be accepted until 3:00 pm, June 1, 2007. No proposals will e accepted or considered after the closing date and time. Fax proposals will not be accepted. Proposal packets may be obtained by contacting Teri Simonis, TEC Executive Director - Region 13, 1916 Island Avenue, PO Box 2979, La Grande, OR 97850 or by calling (541) 963-7942. Questions regarding this Request for Proposals shall be directed to the individual named herein. Proposals shall be submitted in the manner set forth in the proposal packet. TEC is not responsible for the proper identification and handling of any proposal not submitted in a timely manner.

TEC and/or R 13 WSO reserves the right in its sole discretion to reject any and all proposals not in compliance with all prescribed public procurement procedures and requirements, and may reject for good cause any or all proposals upon finding of TEC and/or R 13 WSO that it is in the public interest to do so.

TEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available to persons with disabilities upon request. TTY (541) 962-0693

Publish: May 7, 14, 2007

Legal no. 2805




A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the IMBLER RURAL FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT, Union County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2008 will be held at the Imbler Fire Station, 180 Ruckman Avenue. The meeting will take place on the 29th day of May, 2007 at 8:00 p.m. the purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message ad to receive comment from the public on the budget. A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 29, 2007 at 180 Ruckman Avenue between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

This is a public meeting where deliberation of the budget committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.

Publish: May 14, 21, 2007

Legal no. 2832