Public Notices for Clay County published November 18, 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE
Sealed bids for the installation of an HVAC unit at the Clay County Library, shall be accepted at the Clay County Mayor’s Office at 145 Cordell Hull Drive, Celina, TN 38551 or P.O. Box 387, Celina, TN 38551 until 10:00 a.m. on December 1, 2015 at which time sealed bids shall be opened and read aloud.
To obtain a bid packet or for additional information please contact the Clay County Mayor’s Office at 931-243-2161 or Megan Farris at 931-476-4115. The owner reserves the right to waive any informality or to reject any or all bids. Clay County is an equal opportunity provider and employer and does not discriminate against or exclude any bidder with respect to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
Dale Reagan
Clay County Mayor

IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR CLAY COUNTY, TENNESSEE
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
ESTATE OF HOWARD EUGENE HILTON, Deceased – Case No. 15-PR-35
Notice is hereby given that on the 12th day of November, 2015, Letters of Administration in respect of the estate of Howard Eugene Hilton, who died on November 4, 2015, were issued to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Clay County, Tennessee.
All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims matured or unmatured against the Estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above named court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2), otherwise their claims will be forever barred.
(1) (a) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or post- ing, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting);
(b) Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1)(a); or
(2) Twelve (12) months from the decedents date of death. This 12th day of November, 2015.
Ethel R. Hilton, Personal Representative
Diana F. Monroe, Attorney for Estate
P.O. Box 128 • Celina, TN 38551 • 931-243-3270
L. René Davis, Clerk and Master
145 Cordell Hull Drive • Celina, TN 38551 • 931-243-3145

IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR CLAY COUNTY, TENNESSEE
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
ESTATE OF VANCE EUGENE VAN PELT, Deceased – Case No. 15-PR-34
Notice is hereby given that on the 6th day of November, 2015, Letters Testamentary in respect of the estate of Vance Eugene Van Pelt, who died on October 17, 2015, were issued to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Clay County, Tennessee.
All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims matured or unmatured against the Estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above named court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2), otherwise their claims will be forever barred.
(1) (a) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or post- ing, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting);
(b) Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1)(a); or
(2) Twelve (12) months from the decedents date of death. This 6th day of November, 2015.
Thomas L. Talkington, Personal Representative
James D. White, Jr., Attorney for Estate
P.O. Box 333 • Celina, TN 38551 • 931-243-3535
L. René Davis, Clerk and Master
145 Cordell Hull Drive • Celina, TN 38551 • 931-243-3145

PUBLIC NOTICE
TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION Division of Water Resources William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 11″Floor Nashville, Tennessee 37243

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: The application described below has been submitted for an Aquatic Resource Alteration Permit under the Tennessee Water Quality Control Act of 1977, T.C.A. §69-3-108. In addition, federal permits may be required from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Tennessee Valley Authority under $404 of the Clean Water Act and $26a of the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, respectively. Section 401 of the Clean Water Act requires that an applicant obtain a water quality certification from the state when a federal permit is required. This notice may cover applications subject to $401.
No decision has been made whether to issue or deny this permit. The purpose of this notice is to inform interested parties of this permit application and to ask for comments and information necessary to determine possible impacts to water quality. Persons wishing to comment on the proposal are invited to submit written comments to the department. Written comments must be received within thirty days of the date that this notice is posted. Comments will become part of the record and will be considered in the final decision. The applicant’s name and permit number should be referenced.
The permit application, supporting documentation including detailed plans and maps, and related comments are available for review and/or copying at the department’s natural resources section.
Interested persons may also request in writing that the department hold a public hearing on this application. The request must be filed within the comment period, indicate the interest of the person requesting it, the reasons that the hearing is warranted, and the water quality issues being raised. When there is sufficient public interest in water quality issues, the department shall hold a public hearing in accordance with 0400-40-07-04(4)(f),
In deciding whether to issue or deny a permit, the department will consider all comments of record and the requirements of applicable federal and state laws. In making this decision, a determination will be made regarding the lost value of the resource compared to the value of any proposed mitigation. The department shall consider practicable alternatives to the alteration. The department shall also consider loss of waters or habitat, diminishment in biological diversity, cumulative or secondary impacts to the water resource, and adverse impact to unique, high quality, or impaired waters.
PERMIT APPLICATION NUMBER: NRS15.295
APPLICANT: Jason Browning Clay County Highway Department 1199 Walnut Avenue Celina, TN 38551 931-243-2611
LOCATION: Multiple Locations Clay County, TN Upper Cumberland River Watershed, Obey River Watershed, and Barren River Watershed
WATERSHED / WATERBODY DESCRIPTION: The proposed site locations are within the Upper Cumberland River Watershed, Obey River Watershed, and Barren River Watershed. All sites are within Outer Nashville Basin Ecoregion (71h) and Eastern Highland Rim Ecoregion
(71g). For more information on this watersheds please visit: http://www.tennessee.gov/ environment/topic/wr-ws-basin-cumberland-river-basin-barren-river-watershed.
iMPACTs
Site 8- Site 8 contains Dry Creek. The applicant proposes to install 50 linear feet of riprap, 25 feet upstream and 25 feet downstream, along both streambanks at an existing culvert along Dry Creek Road.
Site 17-Site 17 contains Long Branch, a tributary to Dry Creek. The applicant proposes to install 30 linear feet of riprap along both streambanks downstream of an existing culvert along Dry Creek Road.
Site 44–Site 44 contains an unnamed tributary to Dry Creek. The applicant proposes to install 50 linear feet of riprap, 25 feet upstream and 25 feet downstream, along both streambanks at an existing culvert along Dry Creek Road.
Site 45-Site 45 contains an unnamed tributary to Dry Creek. The applicant proposes to install 70 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Dry Creek Road.
Site 46–Site 46 contains an unnamed tributary to Dry Creek. The applicant proposes to install 70 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Dry Creek Road.
Site 48–Site 48 contains an unnamed tributary to Dry Creek. The applicant proposes to remove 100 linear feet cobble of from the unnamed tributary adjacent to Dry Creek Road.
Site 38- Site 38 contains an unnamed tributary to Crabtree Creek. The applicant proposes to install 40 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Crabtree Creek Road.
Site 39-R-Site 39-R contains an unnamed tributary to Crabtree Creek. The applicant proposes to install 30 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Crabtree Creek Road.
Site 40 – Site 40 contains an unnamed tributary to Crabtree Creek. The applicant proposes to install two 80-foot sections of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Crabtree Creek Road.
Site 41 – Site 41 contains an unnamed tributary to Crabtree Creek. The applicant proposes to install 60 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Crabtree Creek Road.
Site 42 – Site 42 contains an unnamed tributary to Turkey Creek. The applicant proposes to install 120 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Turkey Creek Road.
Site 43 – Site 43 contains Turkey Creek. The applicant proposes to remove 50 linear feet cobble upstream ofan existing culvert alongTurkey Creek Road.
Site 18 — Site 18 contains an unnamed tributary to Cordell Hull Lake. The applicant proposes to install 30 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Knob Creek Road.
Site 15–Site 15 contains an unnamed tributary to Cordell Hull Reservoir. The applicant proposes to install 25 linear feet of riprap upstream of an existing culvert along Moss Arcot Road.
Site 50-Site 50 contains an unnamed tributary to Cordell Hull Reservoir. The applicant proposes to remove 100 linear feet cobble along Moss Arcot Road.
Site 51 – Site 51 contains an unnamed tributary to Cordell Hull Reservoir. The applicant proposes to remove 50 linear feet cobble upstream of an existing culvert along Moss Arcot Road.
Site 35 – Site 35 contains Pine Lick Creek. The applicant proposes to remove 50 linear feet of cobble and install 10 linear feet of riprap upstream of an existing culvert along Pine Lick Road.
Site 36 – Site 36 contains Pine Lick Creek. The applicant proposes to install 50 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Pine Lick Road.
Site 37 – Site 37 contains Pine Lick Creek. The applicant proposes to install 15 linear feet of riprap along the downstream end of an existing culvert along Pine Lick Road.
Site 22 – Site 22 contains Brimstone Creek. The applicant proposes to install 45 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Brimstone Creek Road.
Site 23 – Site 23 contains Brimstone Creek. The applicant proposes to install 70 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Brimstone Creek Road.
Site 13 – Site 13 contains Knob Creek. The applicant proposes to install 90 linear feet of riprap along an eroded streambank adjacent to Knob Creek Road.
Site 32-Site 32 contains an unnamed tributary to Line creek. The applicant proposes to install 15 linear feet of riprap upstream of an existing culvert and along an eroded streambank adjacent to Homer Bray Road.
Site 52 – Site 52 contains an unnamed tributary to the Obey River. The applicant proposes to install 15 linear feet of riprap downstream of an existing culvert and along an eroded streambank adjacent to Peterman Bend Lane.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The applicant is proposing to remove 350 total linear feet of gravel, cobble and debris from culverts and roadside stream channels at five locations and to install 965 total linear feet of rock riprap along culverts and roadside stream channels at 20 locations. The applicant proposes this work will provide needed streambank and roadway stabilization to prevent and remediate impairments to public infrastructure. All proposed work is part of a county-wide USDA-NRCS Emergency Watershed Protection Program. The proposed application crosses nine unassessed waterbody units in Clay County.
More details on the proposal can be viewed on the Internet at
http://www.tn.gov/environment/topic.ppo-water.
In accordance with the Tennessee Anti-degradation Statement (Rule 0400-40-03-06), the Division has determined that the proposed activity will not result in more than a de minimis level of degradation to water quality.
PERMIT COORDINATOR: Robert Wayne