Public Notices 12/24/2015

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DISTRICT COURT, ARCHULETA COUNTY,

STATE OF COLORADO

Civil Action No. 2015 CV 030083, Division No. 1

SUMMONS (BY PUBLICATION)

WEMINUCHE INVESTMENTS, LLC,

a Colorado limited liability company,

Plaintiffs,

vs.

BRANDY B.E. DARE, CALEB JEREMY DARE, DANNY L. HILBON, JEFFREY A. GINN, SHANA L. GINN, MICHAEL LABERTEW, MARK LEE, NATL REC LAND LLC, a California limited liability company, N.R.L.L. EAST, LLC, a Florida limited liability company, BETTY DILLER, as Public Trustee of Archuleta County, Colorado; and all other persons who claim as heirs, devisees, creditors or otherwise under said defendants, and all unknown persons who claim any interest in the subject matter of this action,

Defendants.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO TO THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS:

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to appear and defend against the claims of the Complaint filed with the Court in this action, by filing with the Clerk of this Court an answer or other response. You are required to file you answer or other response within thirty days after the service of this Summons upon you. Service of this Summons shall be complete on the day of the last publication. A copy of the Complaint may be obtained from the Clerk of the Court.

If you fail to file your answer or other response to the Complaint in writing within thirty days after the date of the last publication, judgment by default may be rendered against you by the Court for the relief demanded in the Complaint without further notice to you.

This is an action to quiet title to the following described property situate in the County of Archuleta and State of Colorado, to-wit:

Lot 143, Lake Hatcher Park, according to the plat thereof filed November 5, 1973,

as Reception No. 78738, in the office of the Clerk and Recorder, Archuleta County, Colorado;

Lot 774, Pagosa Highlands Estates, according to the plat thereof filed February 7, 1972, as Reception No. 75409, in the office of the Clerk and Recorder, Archuleta County, Colorado;

Lot 30, Block 11, Pagosa in the Pines, according to the plat thereof filed March 13, 1970, as Reception No. 73014 thru 73027, in the office of the Clerk and Recorder, Archuleta County, Colorado; and

Lot 5, Block 11, Aspen Springs Subdivision Unit #2, according to the plat thereof filed June 15, 1971, as Reception No. 74503, in the office of the Clerk and Recorder, Archuleta County, Colorado

(the “Property”), free and clear of all liens and encumbrances.

DATED: December 14, 2015.

MOTZ LAW FIRM, LLC

By /s/ Jeffrey E. Motz

Paul E. Motz, Reg. No. 7740

Jeffrey E. Motz, Reg. No. 35972

Attorneys for Plaintiff

410 San Juan Avenue

P. O. Box 779

Alamosa, Colorado 81101

Telephone: (719) 589-6676

Published in The Pagosa Springs Sun

First Publication Date: December 24, 2015

Last Publication Date: January 21, 2016

Published December 24, 31, 2015, January 7, 14 and 21, 2016 in The Pagosa Springs SUN.

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BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS MEETING ON JANUARY 5, 2016 

Russell L. and Priscilla S. Roberts, on behalf of the Russell and Priscilla Roberts Trust and Dave and Polly B. Thibault, are requesting approval of the Roberts-Thibault Minor Lot Line Adjustment, being the Pagosa Meadows Unit Four Plat Amendment to replat lots 266X and 268X, located at Elbert Place and Everest Ct, Pagosa Springs, CO. The proposal will move the north end of the common lot line to the east, resulting in lots of approximately 16.9 acres and 20.3 acres in the PUD zoning district.

A public meeting will be held by the Archuleta Board of County Commissioners on January 5, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. in the County Administration Office Meeting Room, 398 Lewis Street, Pagosa Springs.

Public comment will be taken at the meeting, or may be submitted to Archuleta County Development Services-Planning Department, P.O. Box 1507, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-1507, telephone: (970) 264-1390 or to JShepard@archuletacounty.org.

Published December 24 and 31, 2015 in The Pagosa Springs SUN.

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BEFORE THE OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF COLORADO

IN THE MATTER OF THE PROMULGATION AND ESTABLISHMENT OF FIELD RULES TO GOVERN OPERATIONS FOR THE FRUITLAND COAL FORMATION, TIFFANY UNIT, ARCHULETA AND LA PLATA COUNTIES, COLORADO

CAUSE NO. 112

DOCKET NO. 160100021

TYPE: ADDITIONAL WELLS

NOTICE OF HEARING

TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES AND TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

APPLICATION LANDS

Township 33 North, Range 6 West, N.M.P.M

Section 17: All

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Township 33 North, Range 7 West, N.M.P.M.

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APPLICATION

On November 23, 2015, BP America Production Company (“BP” or “Applicant”) filed a verified application pursuant to §34-60-118 C.R.S. for an order to:

1) Approve up to 18 additional wells in the Tiffany Unit, for the production of oil, gas and associated hydrocarbons from the Fruitland Coal Formation;

2) Require the productive interval of each wellbore no closer than 150 feet from the productive interval of any other wellbore producing from the Fruitland Coal Formation, and no closer than 660 feet from the boundaries of the Tiffany Unit, with no internal section line setbacks;

3) Applicant states that the proposed wells shall be located on no more than three additional wellpads in the unit, without exception by the Director.

4) Pursuant to C.R.S. § 34-60-118(6), Applicant submitted that the relief requested in the Application affects only the rights and interest of the owners and that Applicant shall not change the percentage for the allocation of oil and gas nor the percentage for the allocation of costs as established by Order No. 112-122.

APPLICABLE RULES AND ORDERS

(available online at: http://cogcc.state.co.us, under “ORDERS”)

• On June 15, 1988, Order No. 112-60 established approximate 320-acre drilling and spacing units, for the production of gas and associated hydrocarbons from the Fruitland coal seams, underlying certain lands, including the Application Lands, in the Ignacio-Blanco Field with the units to consist of a governmental half section and the permitted well to be located no closer than 990 feet from the boundaries of the quarter section.

• On January 18, 1996, Order No. 112-122 established the Tiffany Unit and approved a certain Unit Agreement and Unit Operating Agreement for the Ignacio-Blanco Field, providing for unit operations and development of the reservoir consisting of the Fruitland Coal Formation underlying certain lands in La Plata and Archuleta Counties, Colorado.

• On March 2, 2015, Order No. 112-249 amended the Tiffany Unit to provide for primary recovery operations and allowed up to an additional four wells in the Tiffany Unit with the productive interval of each wellbore to be no closer than 150 feet from the productive interval of any other wellbore producing from the Fruitland Coal Formation, and no closer than 660 feet from the boundaries of the Tiffany Unit with no internal section line setbacks, for the production of oil, gas and associated hydrocarbons from the Fruitland Coal Formation.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to §§ 34-60-101 to -130, C.R.S. and the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 2 CCR 404-1, that the Commission has scheduled this matter for hearing on:

Dates: January 26-27, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Place: Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission

The Chancery Building

1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801

Denver, CO 80203

Additional information about the hearing on this Application will be in the Commission’s Agenda, which is posted on the Commission website approximately 3 days before the hearing.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if any party requires special accommodations as a result of a disability for this hearing, please contact Margaret Humecki at (303) 894-2100 ext. 5139, prior to the hearing and arrangements will be made.

At hearing, the Commission will consider the Application and enter an order pursuant to its authority under the statute. Any interested party desiring to protest or intervene should file with the Commission a written protest or intervention in accordance with Rule 509., no later than January 12, 2016. Such interested party shall, at the same time, serve a copy of the protest or intervention to the person filing the application. One electronic (cogcc.hearings_unit@state.co.us), one original and two copies shall be filed with the Commission. Anyone who files a protest or intervention must be able to participate in a prehearing conference during the week of January 12, 2016. Pursuant to Rule 511., if the matter is uncontested, it may be approved without a hearing.

OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF COLORADO

By Julie Murphy, Secretary

Dated: December 17, 2015

Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission

1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801

Denver, Colorado80203

Website: http://cogcc.state.co.us

Phone: (303) 894-2100

Fax: (303) 894-2109

Attorneys for Applicant:

Elizabeth Y. Spencer

Kurt V. Tyler

Holland & Hart LLP

555 17th Street, Suite 3200

Denver, CO 80202

(303) 295-8367

eyspencer@hollandhart.com

kvtyler@hollandhart.com

Published December 24, 2015 in The Pagosa Springs SUN.

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BEFORE THE COLORADO OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION

NOTICE AND APPLICATION FOR HEARING

DOCKET NO. 160100075

TYPE: ENFORCEMENT

TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES AND TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

Pursuant to Rule 522.e., the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Staff has applied to the Commission for an Order Finding Violation against BP America Production Company (Operator No. 10000), to adjudicate allegations in the Notice of Alleged Violation Nos. 200437370 and 200437191.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to §§ 34-60-101 to -130, C.R.S. and the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 2 CCR 404-1, that the Commission has scheduled this matter for hearing on:

Dates: January 26-27, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Place: Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation

Commission

The Chancery Building

1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 801

Denver, CO 80203

The Notice and Application for Hearing and related information is available at http://cogcc.state.co.us/reg.html#/hearings by scrolling to the appropriate Docket month and locate “Enf_Docket” link.

Published December 24, 2015 in The Pagosa Springs SUN.

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