Public notices for the day of March 25, 2011

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Public notices for the day of March 25, 2011 TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE T.S. No.: T11-73836-OR Reference is made to that certain deed made by, BRYNNE R. MORNINGSTAR, SINGLE WOMAN, as Grantor to .ABSTRACT AND TITLE., as trustee, in favor of "MERS" IS MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., as Beneficiary, dated 12-19-2008, recorded 12-23-2008, in official records of UNION County, Oregon in book/reel/volume No, at page No. , fee/file/instrument/microfile/reception No. 20085524 (indicated which), covering the following described real property situated in said County and State, to-wit: APN: THE NORTH 35 FEET OF THE SOUTH 80 FEET OF LOT 3 IN BLOCK 17 OF COGGAN'S ADDITION TO LA GRANDE, UNION COUNTY, OREGON, ACCORDING TO THE RECORDED PLAT OF SAID ADDITION; BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS; COMMENCING AT A POINT 45 FEET NORTH OF SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 3, BLOCK 17, COGGAN'S ADDITION TO LA GRANDE, OREGON; THENCE NORTH 35 FEET; THENCE EAST 95.1 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 35 FEET; THENCE WEST 95.1 FEET TO THE PLACE OF BEGINNING. Commonly known as: 1303 8TH STREET LA GRANDE, OR 97850 Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and notice has been recorded pursuant to Section 86.735(3) of Oregon Revised Statutes: the default for which the foreclosure is made is the grantor's: INSTALLMENT OF PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST PLUS IMPOUNDS AND / OR ADVANCES WHICH BECAME DUE ON 10/01/2010 PLUS LATE CHARGES, AND ALL SUBSEQUENT INSTALLMENTS OF PRINCIPAL, INTEREST, BALLOON PAYMENTS, PLUS IMPOUNDS AND/OR ADVANCES AND LATE CHARGES THAT BECOME PAYABLE. Monthly Payment $845.86 Monthly Late Charge $28.96 By this reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all obligations secured by said deed of trust immediately due and payable, said sums being the following, to-wit: The sum of $104,378.62 together with interest thereon at the rate of 7.25% per annum from 09-01-2010 until paid; plus all accrued late charges thereon; and all trustee's fees, foreclosure costs and any sums advanced by the beneficiary pursuant to the terms of said deed of trust. Whereof, notice hereby is given that FIRST AMERICAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, the undersigned trustee will on 06-28-2011 at the hour of 10:00 AM, Standard of Time, as established by section 187.110, Oregon Revised Statues, at AT THE FRONT ENTRANCE OF THE UNION COURTHOUSE, 1001 4TH STREET, IN THE CITY OF LA GRANDE, COUNTY OF UNION, OREGON 97850 County of UNION, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor had or had power to convey at the time of the execution by him of the said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given that any person named in Section 86.753 of Oregon Revised Statutes has the right to have the foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of said principal as would not then be due had no default occurred), together with the costs, trustee's and attorney's fees and curing any other default complained of in the Notice of Default by tendering the performance required under the obligation or trust deed, at any time prior to five days before the date last set for sale. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes plural, the word "grantor" includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other persons owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, the words "trustee" and "beneficiary" include their respective successors in interest, if any. For sales information, please contact AGENCY SALES AND POSTING at WWW.FIDELITYAS.AP.COM or 714-730-2727 Dated: February 24, 2011 FIRST AMERICAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY AS TRUSTEE C/O CR TITLE SERVICES INC. P.O. Box 16128 Tucson, AZ 85732-6128 PHONE NUMBER 866-702-9658 REINSTATEMENT LINE 866-272-4749 JAMES M. DAVIS, ASST SEC ASAP# 3926969 03/11/2011, 03/18/2011, 03/25/2011, 04/01/2011

Publish: March 11, 18, 25, 2011; April 1, 2011
Legal no.  4273

Loren Clemons has been appointed Personal Representative (hereafter PR) of the Estate of Helen D. Fitzgerald, Deceased, Probate No. 11-03-8327, Union County Circuit Court, State of Oregon. All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceeding may obtain additional information from the court records, the PR, or the attorney for the PR. All persons having claims against the estate must present them to the PR at:
Mammen & Null, Lawyers, LLC
J. Glenn Null, Attorney for PR
1602 Sixth Street - P.O. Box 477
La Grande, OR 97850
(541) 963-5259
within four months after the first publication date of this notice or they may be barred.

Publish: March 25, 2011; April 1, 8, 2011
Legal no. 4299
Request for Proposal
Community Connection is soliciting proposals from licensed firms to provide a comprehensive Property, Auto and Liability Insurance program that will become effective July 1, 2011.  Firms interested may pick up or request the complete RFP package from Community Connection, 104 Elm Street,
La Grande, Oregon 97850.  Proposals are due April 21, 2011.  Inquiries should be directed to Jeff Hensley, (541) 963-3186 or via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

Publish: March 17, 21, 23, 25, 2011
Legal no. 4282
A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Island City, Union County, State of Oregon to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012 will be held at 10605 Island Avenue, Island City. The meeting will take place on the 11th day of April, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget. A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after April 11, 2011, between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at Island City City Hall, 10605 Island Avenue, Island City. 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: March 25, 2011; April 5, 2011
Legal no. 4289
The City of La Grande invites competitive bids for the 2011 City Wide Voluntary Sidewalk Local Improvement District #11-056 and Concrete Repair Projects. The project will be to furnish all materials, labor and equipment to construct and complete all necessary items for repair and replacement and/or new construction of sidewalk, curb, curb and gutter, driveway approaches and other miscellaneous concrete repairs and construction as requested.
Sealed bids for the described projects will be received by Norm Paullus, or his designee at the City of La Grande at the Public Works Department, 800 ‘X’ Avenue,
La Grande, Oregon until 2:00 p.m. local time, on Wednesday, April 13, 2011, and then publicly opened and read aloud the same day, at 2:05 p.m. in the Public Works Conference Room. The contract shall end December 31, 2011.
The City of La Grande may reject any bid not in compliance with all prescribed requirements listed in the contract Documents, and may reject for good cause any and all bids upon finding that it is in the public interest to do so.
Copies of the Contract documents may be obtained at the City of
La Grande, Public Works Department, 800 “X” Avenue, or by phoning (541) 962-1325. The contractor shall provide his mailing address, phone and fax numbers when documents are requested.
The City of La Grande is an equal opportunity employer.
Norman J. Paullus, Jr.
Public Works Director

Publish: March 25, 2011; April 11, 2011
Legal no. 4298
Request for Applications for Community Dispute Resolution Services
Notice is hereby given that Union County and the State of Oregon acting by and through the State Board of Higher Education on behalf of the University of Oregon for the University of Oregon School of Law (Grantor) are initiating the application and selection process for grant funds available to eligible community dispute resolution programs in Union County under ORS 36.155. The grant period is July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2013, subject to funding authorization by the 2011 Legislature. Assuming funding for 2011-2013 is reauthorized by the 2011 Legislature, grant funds for Union County will be approximately $27,563 for this period.
Applications must be received by May 2, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. Late applications will not be considered.
Submit original to:
Kylee Ingerson
Union County Commissioners Office
1106 K Avenue
La Grande, OR 97850
Submit copy to:
Oregon Office for Community Dispute Resolution (OOCDR)
University of Oregon School of Law
Room 330C
1221 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1221
Copies of the Request for Applications are available by calling Kylee Ingerson at (541) 963-1001.
Dated this 22 day of March, 2011.
Kylee Ingerson
Department Receptionist

Publish: March 25, 2011
Legal no. 4300