JEFFERSON CITY) – Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson is seeking nominations for the Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award. The Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award was enacted in 2005 to promote and highlight the positive accomplishments that Missouri’s senior citizens continually provide to their local communities. “As an advocate for Missouri’s seniors, I am proud to recognize […]
JEFFERSON CITY) – Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson is seeking nominations for the Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award. The Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award was enacted in 2005 to promote and highlight the positive accomplishments that Missouri’s senior citizens continually provide to their local communities.
“As an advocate for Missouri’s seniors, I am proud to recognize seniors all across our state for the work they do in their communities,” said Lieutenant Governor Parson. “The accomplishments of our state’s seniors often go unnoticed, and I intend to celebrate their accomplishments and thank them for helping to making Missouri a better place. I encourage all Missourians to nominate a deserving senior for this award,” Parson said.
Nominations are now being accepted through paper and electronic form on ltgov.mo.gov as well as local senior centers. Individuals should be at least 60 years of age and volunteer a minimum of 25 hours per year. The deadline for nominations is Wednesday, March 29. Please contact the Lieutenant Governor’s Office at 573-751-4727 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
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The Southwest Missouri Council of Governments (SMCOG) is hosting a come and go style meeting on Monday, March 6 at 2 p.m. at the Marshfield Catholic Church (temporary Senior Center) to gather input regarding the transportation needs and options for senior citizens, persons with low income and those with a disability in Webster County.
SMCOG is updating its regional Public Transit Human Service Transportation Coordination Plan and needs to hear from human service agencies, transportation providers and citizens regarding what the gaps are in terms of transportation for those target demographics.
More information can be found at www.smcog.org.
If you are unable to attend attend, SMCOG asks that you participate in its online survey.
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Webster County Justice Center
Webster County, Missouri
Sealed proposals from Trade Contractors per the work package descriptions for the Webster County Justice Center, will be received at the County Clerk’s Office, Webster County Courthouse, 101 South Crittenden Street, Marshfield, Missouri 65706 until 2:00 p.m. Central Standard Time, Thursday, January 12, 2017, at which time bids will be publicly opened. Bids received after said time will not be considered.
Bidders may examine/obtain Bidding Documents by contacting Septagon Construction Management, 113 East Third Street, Sedalia, Missouri 65301, Attention: Jeff Harrelson, email: email@example.com (p) 660-827-2112.
A pre-bid meeting will be held at the Webster County Courthouse, on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. All interested parties should plan on attending this meeting.
Bids shall be made out on the forms included in the specifications and shall be accompanied by bid bond or cashier’s check in the amount of five percent (5%) of the bid.
A Performance Bond and a Material and Labor Payment Bond in amounts equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the contract price shall be furnished by the successful bidder.
No bid shall be withdrawn after the opening of bids for a period of 45 days.
The Prevailing Wage Rates as determined by the State of Missouri, Division of Labor, in effect as of the date of the specifications shall apply to this project.
Webster County, Missouri reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informality or technicality therein.
INDEX TO WORK PACKAGES
Package 2B – Asphalt Paving (Alternate Bid)
Package 3A – General Construction & Plumbing
Package 3B – Precast Concrete Wall Panels
Package 4A – Masonry
Package 9C – Terrazzo Flooring
Package 10A – Mobile Storage Shelving
Package 11A – Food Service Equipment
Package 11B – Laundry Equipment
Package 11C – Detention Doors, Detention Hardware, and Detention Equipment
Package 13C – Steel Detention Cell Modules
Package 14A – Elevators
Package 15B – HVAC
Package 15C – Fire Sprinkler
Package 16A – Electrical, Fire Alarm, and Security Electronics
By order of the Governor, all flags of the United States and the flag of Missouri at all State and government offices will be flown at half-staff, on Saturday, November 19, 2016, from sunrise until sunset in memory of Corporal Donald E. Matney, who died while serving his country. Also, by order of the Governor, all flags at all State and government offices will be flown at half-staff, in Webster County only, from sunrise Saturday, November 19, until sunset on Friday, November 25, in memory of Corporal Donald E. Matney.
In Governor Nixon’s proclamation, he states that Corporal Matney was a solider in the United States Army, assigned to Company H, 2nd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. Matney was deployed in South Korea where on July 20, 1950, he was reported missing when his unit attempted to delay enemy capture of a town near Taejon, South Korea. Corporal Matney was listed as Missing in Action until May 2016.
His remains will be buried Saturday, November 19, in Seymour.
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Absentee voting began on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, and will be available through Monday, November 7. Voters may stop by the County Clerk’s Office, in the Courthouse, first floor, room 12, to vote absentee, or contact the Clerk’s office for information on having an absentee ballot mailed. The deadline to register to vote in the November 8 election is Wednesday, October 12. Registrations received after October 12 will not be eligible to vote in the November election.
OTC is currently offering the following classes at its Marshfield site (located at 114 E Commercial St.):
College Algebra (MATH 128)
Public Speaking (COM 105)
Compostition (ENG 101)…
American Gov’t and Politics (PLS 101)
To register for these classes, go to: www.otc.edu
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