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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

The Douglas County Board, Tuscola, Douglas County, Illinois will receive sealed bids for:

TITLE: New Douglas County Annex Building

209 East Van Allen

Tuscola, Illinois

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Work shall include construction of a new 3,040± s.f. single story annex building with a 1,724± s.f. basement along with associated site work at 209 East Van Allen, Tuscola, IL. All work shall be bid under one Prime Contract for all trades.

Bid Opening: All bids shall be delivered in sealed envelopes, furnished by the Contractor, to the Office of Judi Pollock, County Clerk located in Room 203 at the Douglas County Courthouse, 401 South Center Street, P.O. Box 467, Tuscola, Illinois 61953 on or before 2:00 P.M., prevailing time, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. No bids will be accepted after that time and date. Immediately after the closing time for receiving bids, they will be publicly opened and read aloud at the County Board Conference Room located in the Douglas County Courthouse.

Pre-Bid Meeting: A Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. prevailing time, in the County Board Conference Room located in the Douglas County Courthouse,401 South Center Street, Tuscola, Illinois. All attendees shall enter the main east building entrance and will be required to go through a security check and will then be directed to the Board Conference Room.

Each bid shall be accompanied by a bid deposit in the form of a certified check, cashier's check or bid bond in the amount of 5% of the largest base bid, payable to the Douglas County Board, Tuscola, Illinois. A Performance Bond and Payment Bond will be required of the bidder to whom a contract is awarded.

Only Prime Bidding Contractors requesting Bid Documents will receive set(s) along with one CD of all information with a plan deposit made payable to the A/E in the amount of $150.00 per set will be required. This deposit is refundable ONLY to those Contractors who do submit a bid and return the Bid Documents and CD in good condition within 10 days following the bid opening, or to those Contractors who do not submit a bid but return the Bid Documents and CD to the office of the A/E and are received not later than 7 days before the bid opening.

All contractors requesting Bid Documents sent to them, will be shipped via UPS Ground and the contractor shall remit a separate check (non-refundable) made payable to the A/E in the amount of $20.00 per set for shipping and handling.

All bidders are advised that the law concerning prevailing wage rates shall comply with all requirements of the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act. The latest published prevailing wage rates have been included within the Project Manual along with stipulations on updates by the Office of the State of Illinois, Department of Labor, telephone 217/782-6206.

No bid may be withdrawn for 90 days after date of opening of bids and the Owner reserves the right to waive any and all informality on bidding and the right to reject any or all bids or any part thereof and to accept the bid or bids being most favorable to the Owner after all bids have been examined and evaluated.

Plans and specifications for the subject project will be available at the Office of the A/E, Allied Design Consultants, Inc., 405½ South Sixth Street, Springfield, IL 62701, (217) 522-3355; and on file at the Office of the County Clerk located at the Douglas County Courthouse, 401 South Center Street, Tuscola, IL; McGraw Hill Construction Dodge; Central Illinois Plan Room in Springfield, IL; Southern Illinois Builders Association, O’Fallon, IL.; and Greater Peoria Contractors and Suppliers Association in Peoria, IL.

DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD

TUSCOLA, DOUGLAS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

1313366 5/1,8


AKC CHOCOLATE / BLACK

AKC CHOCOLATE / BLACK

Lab puppies $550-$750

Green Acres Kennels

765-585-2887


All American Hauling

All American Hauling

Will haul anything, appls, trash, clean bsmnts, gar., estates. Credit terms avail. 377-7945, 351-7816


AMEREN ILLINOIS COMPANY

Notice of Proposed Tariff Changes

Gas Service Schedule Ill. C. C. No. 2

To the Gas Patrons of

Ameren Illinois Company d/b/a Ameren Illinois:

Ameren Illinois (or Company) hereby gives notice to the public that on April 25, 2016, it filed with the Illinois Commerce Commission evidence (direct testimony) regarding the reconciliation of revenues collected from its gas customers under the Company's Rider TAR and Gas Environmental Adjustment (Rider GEA), with costs incurred in connection with certain environmental remediation activities associated with its manufactured gas plant sites in Illinois from January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015. Rider TAR is applicable to Rate Zone II (formerly the AmerenCILCO service territory) and Rider GEA is applicable to Rate Zones I and III (formerly the AmerenCIPS and AmerenIP services territories, respectively). This reconciliation may result in changes to the Company's rates and charges with respect to gas delivery service charges throughout the Company's territories in Illinois. The changes in rates and charges will take effect after hearings and after the Commission issues its final Order.

A copy of the evidence may be inspected at the Ameren Illinois offices located at 300 Liberty Street, Peoria, Illinois or online at www.icc.illinois.gov/e-docket/.

All parties interested in this matter may obtain information with respect thereto either directly from Ameren Illinois or by addressing the Chief Clerk of the Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62706.

AMEREN ILLINOIS COMPANY

d/b/a Ameren Illinois

By: Richard J. Mark, President

1313763 4/29,6


AMEREN ILLINOIS COMPANY

Notice of Proposed Tariff Changes

Electric Service Schedule Ill. C. C. No. 1

To the Electric Patrons of

Ameren Illinois Company d/b/a Ameren Illinois:

Ameren Illinois (or Company) hereby gives notice to the public that on April 25, 2016, it filed with the Illinois Commerce Commission evidence (direct testimony) regarding the reconciliation of revenues collected from its electric customers under the Company's Electric Environmental Adjustment (Rider EEA), with costs incurred in connection with certain environmental remediation activities associated with its manufactured gas plant sites in Illinois from January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015. Rider EEA is applicable to Rate Zones I and III only (formerly the AmerenCIPS and AmerenIP services territories, respectively). This reconciliation may result in changes to the Company's rates and charges with respect to electric delivery services throughout the Company's territories in Illinois. The changes in rates and charges will take effect after hearings and after the Commission issues its final Order.

A copy of the evidence may be inspected at the Ameren Illinois offices located at 300 Liberty Street, Peoria, Illinois or online at www.icc.illinois.gov/e-docket/.

All parties interested in this matter may obtain information with respect thereto either directly from Ameren Illinois or by addressing the Chief Clerk of the Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62706.

AMEREN ILLINOIS COMPANY

d/b/a Ameren Illinois

By: Richard J. Mark, President

1313760 4/29,6


Announcement of the 30-day Public Review Period for the DRAFT TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM FY 2017-20

Announcement of the 30-day Public Review Period for the DRAFT TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM FY 2017-20

Agency: Champaign Urbana Urbanized Area

Transportation Study (CUUATS)

Background: This federally mandated document identifies tentatively scheduled transportation projects in the Champaign-Urbana Urbanized Area (including Savoy, Tolono, and Bondville) and the Mahomet Urban Area for fiscal years 2017-2020 (July 1, 2016 June 30, 2020).

Review Period: Friday, May 6 through

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Locations: Champaign Public Library and Urbana Free Library Reference Desks,

Illinois Terminal Customer Service Counter,

Savoy Recreation Center Front Desk,

Mahomet Administration Building Front Desk

CUUATS Offices: CCRPC, 1776 East Washington St,

Urbana

CUUATS Website: www.ccrpc.org

For more information, please contact Ashlee McLaughlin: amclaughlin@ccrpc.org (217) 819-4077.

Through this public notice, the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, a CUUATS member agency, is in compliance with Federal public review regulations for the projects listed in the FY 2017-2020 Draft TIP.

1313970 5/6,8,1


ANNUAL FITHIAN

ANNUAL FITHIAN

GARAGE SALE

SATURDAY, MAY 7

7AM-2PM


ANNUAL SUBDIVISION SALE

ANNUAL SUBDIVISION SALE

Urbana Country Club Subdivision

Saturday, May 7th , 8am-3pm

Multiple Sales, Enter on Golfview


ANTIQUE SALE

ANTIQUE SALE

615 Creve Couer,

8am-12pm, Friday


ANTIQUE/COLLECTIBLE

ANTIQUE/COLLECTIBLE

AUCTION

SAT., MAY 14, 2016 10:00 A.M.

Located at the Jim Clingan Auction Center,

St. Joseph, IL 10 miles East of Champaign-

Urbana, IL on I-74, (St. Joseph Exit- #192),

then go ½ mile North

OVER 500 LOTS from one long time collector, including lots of old advertising items. Standard Oil, Amoco, Marathon, Cities Service, Maytag, 15 old coffee tins; spice tins; Bullet pencils, 36+ thermometers; fans; calendars; various salesman samples; movie posters; Blotters; lots of paper advertising; Stella Baking "Dionne Quintuplets"; 18 dolls, mostly Madame Alexander, Presidents wives, plus Princess Di; 26 Old Banks; games, books, sev. old Barbies; sev. Farm toys; Allis Chalmers Deutz-Allis; Ertl. Matchbox toys; many childrens toys; Pooh colored prints; sev. old print picture of children;

NOTE: Please go to our website

www.jimclingan.com for complete list & pictures, then come join us for a sit down auction and view the items on screen

CHARLES & JOAN RHODEN, Owners

AUCTION & REALTY

217.469.2500 www.jimclingan.com

P.O. Box 1047, ST. JOSEPH, IL 61873