ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
The CITY OF CLEVELAND will receive sealed bids for the furnishing of all labor, materials and services for the Bridge Repair over Mouse Creek along Raider Drive until 10:00 A.M. local time, on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at the Cleveland Municipal Building Council Room, 190 Church Street, NE, Cleveland, TN 37311. Any bid received after the date and time specified shall not be considered.
A pre-bid meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 10:00 A.M. local time, in the Cleveland Municipal Building Council Room, 190 Church Street, NE, Cleveland, TN 37311.
Bid documents for the project may be obtained from Kristi Powers, Budget/Purchasing Coordinator at the Cleveland Municipal Building, 190 Church Street, N.E., Cleveland, Tennessee. Ms. Powers can be contacted at (423) 339-0260.
Bids that are mailed shall be mailed to City of Cleveland, Attention: Kristi Powers, P.O. Box 1519, Cleveland, TN 37364-1519.
The City of Cleveland, Tennessee, through its Council Members, reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids, to waive any formalities and informalities in the bids received, and to accept any bid which in its opinion may be in the best interest of the City of Cleveland.
October 24, 2021
BRADLEY COUNTY SCHOOLS
Bradley County Schools 18-Passenger Bus
Bradley County Schools is accepting proposals from qualified vendors for a 2020 or Newer 18 passenger bus. Bids will be publically opened and read on October 28, 2021 at 11:00 AM. A copy of the bid specifications may be viewed by visiting the Bradley County Schools website at
Bradley County Schools is an equal opportunity employer.
October 20, 22, 24, 2021
EDC November Meeting Notice
The Economic Development Council (EDC) of the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce will hold its regular quarterly meeting Thursday, November 4 at 4 p.m. in the conference room of the Chamber offices. The meeting is open to the public.
October 24, 2021
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF BRADLEY, COUNTY TENNESSEE AT CLEVELAND JERIMY MITCHELL KERR, PLAINTIFF VS GAYLA MARIE KERR, DEFENDANT DOCKET NUMBER V-21-429 Judge Jenne
ORDER OF PUBLICATION
IT APPEARING from the Affidavit of JERIMY MITCHELL KERR, Plaintiff in this cause, that the whereabouts of the Defendant GAYLA MARIE KERR are unknown so that ordinary process cannot be served upon her;
It is, therefore, ORDERED that said Defendant GAYLA MARIE KERR, will appear and make defense within thirty (30) days or the same will be taken as confessed, a hearing set ex parte, and granted as default, and that a copy of this Order be published for four consecutive weeks in The Cleveland Daily Banner, a newspaper of general circulation published in Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee.
Within that time Defendant is also required to serve a copy of her pleadings upon Rodney Craig Miller, Plaintiff's Attorney, whose address is 301 Keith Street, SW, Suite 103, Cleveland, TN 37311.
ENTER this 28th day of September, 2021
Honorable Michael E. Jenne
Circuit Court Judge
LAW OFFICES OF ROD MILLER, P.C
RODNEY CRAIG MILLER (#019141) Attorney for Plaintiff 301 Keith Street, SW Suite 103 Cleveland, TN 37311 (423) 650-7066 firstname.lastname@example.org
October 10, 17, 24, 31, 2021
The Bradley County 911 Emergency Communications District will meet Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 9:30am at the Communications Center at 1555 Guthrie Dr. NW Cleveland, TN. The public is invited to attend.
October 24, 2021
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Cleveland Municipal Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 6 oclock pm (local time) in the regular meeting place, the 2nd floor council meeting room, Municipal Building, 190 Church Street NE to hear public comments concerning an amendment to the subdivision regulations regarding the development standards for cluster developments. The hearing is open to the public.
October 24, 2021
REGARDING A REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS AND LETTERS
OF INTEREST PIN:130477.00
October 20, 2021
The City of Cleveland, an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer, seeks to retain the services of a professional consultant engineering firm to provide services related to construction of the milling and resurfacing of Paul Huff Parkway PIN 130477.00. This project includes repairing damaged guardrail sections, replacing existing loop vehicle detection with a video vehicle detection system. The project shall be accomplished in accordance with TDOT Local Programs guidelines. The professional consultant engineering consulting firm must be on TDOTs pre-approved list or have a completed pre-qualification form filed with TDOT by the deadline for the Letters of Interest. The prequalified firm must have unlimited status. Responsibilities of the professional consultant firm include, but are not limited to:
•Prepare required documentation for environmental clearances in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act
•Develop plans, specifications, contract documents, bid quantities and engineering cost estimate that meet or exceed all federal and state guideline
•Coordinate with utilities regarding encountered utility conflicts if any
•Prepare all required bid documents.
•Follow requirements of the current edition of TDOTs Local Government Guidelines for the Management of Federal and State Funded Transportation Projects which includes submittals for approval of environmental documentation, permitting, engineering design, utility relocations, right-of-way, and disadvantaged business enterprises (DBE).
•Construction Engineering & Inspection.
•Material Testing and Reporting.
•Coordination with utility companies relative to utility conflicts and with property owners neighboring the project in the project scope.
•Coordination with local agencies, neighboring schools, local media, etc. (e.g., road closures).
Estimated Schedule for Performance of Work
Design phase: 9/1/2022
•Completion of Project Administration 9/30/2023
Firms may request consideration by emailing a letter of interest along with qualifications to
The City of Cleveland,
Attn: Kristi Powers at email@example.com. All letters of interest must be received by The City of Cleveland on or before November 19, 2021, no later than 5:00pm. The letter of interest and qualifications shall indicate the scope of services to be completed by any sub-consultants. The method of payment will be lump sum.
Phase I Evaluation
For Phase I evaluations firms shall submit letters of interest with firm contact information including name, address and e-mail of primary contact. The letters of interest shall also include:
•Knowledge and experience with milling and resurfacing projects for street facilities.
•Experience with Federally funded transportation projects, including Local Programs Projects.
•Unlimited prequalification status (TDOT evaluation of Consultant Pre-Qualification letter)
•Staff capabilities of prime consultant
•Size of project and unlimited prequalification status
•Proof of professional licensure
From the letters of interest, The City of Cleveland will select 3 qualified firms to submit Phase II qualifications. From this list the top ranked consultant will be selected.
Phase II Evaluation
The City of Cleveland will evaluate the top 3 firms on the following criteria (relative weight):
a. Workload capacity, to include the amount of work under contract with the City of Cleveland or similar sized City (15%)
b. Past performance on the City of Cleveland or Similar Sized City projects (15%)
c. Experience and Qualifications of the firm specific to milling and resurfacing and traffic light detection design (50%)
d. Size of project and limited or unlimited prequalification status including evidence that the Firms experience derives from project that are comparable or larger in size to that expected in this Contract (20%)
The consultant evaluation committee holds the ability to conduct interviews based on scoring as Phase III Evaluation.
Prequalification procedures, example letter of interest, list of pre-qualified firms and certified DBEs, TDOTs standard procurement policy, and additional information can be found at this internet address http://www.tn.gov/tdot/topic/consultantinfo. For information on prequalification, please contact Christine Smotherman at (615)741-4460 or Christine.Smotherman@tn.gov.
Evaluation proceedings will be conducted within the established guidelines regarding equal employment opportunity and nondiscriminatory action based upon the grounds of race, color, sex, creed or national origin. Interested certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) firms as well as other minority-owned and women-owned firms are encouraged to respond to all advertisements by The City of Cleveland. For information on DBE certification, please contact David Neese at (615)741-3681 or David.Neese@tn.gov. Details and instructions for DBE certification can be found at the following website: http://www.tn.gov/tdot/topic/small-business.
October 24, 2021
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Estate of Nancy Ann Cornish No. 2021-PR-295. In the Chancery Court of Bradley County, Tennessee Probate Division. Notice is given that on October 8, 2021 Letters of Adminstration for the Estate of Nancy Ann Cornish, who died May 18, 2021, were issued to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Bradley County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against the estate are required to file their claims with the Clerk and Master of the Chancery Court of Bradley County 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 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 (B) Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the 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 as described in (1)(A); or (2) Twelve (12) months from the decedent's date of death. The address of the Clerk and Master is Bradley County Clerk & Master's Office, Room 203, 155 North Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37311. This October 8, 2021. NANCY ANN CORNISH ESTATE By: Clarence W. Walden, Jr., Personal Representative. MCMURRAY LAW OFFICE, PLLC By: Marcia M. McMurray, BPR#013337 Attorney for Personal Representative. P.O Box 610, Cleveland, TN 37364-0610 (423) 479-7171 Filed this October 8, 2021. Holly Thompson, Clerk & Master.
October 17, 24, 2021
Notice to Creditors
IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR BRADLEY COUNTY, TENNESSEE AT CLEVELAND, PROBATE DIVISION. IN RE: LEON PHILLIP MORGAN, DECEASED. No. 2021-PR-300 NOTICE TO CREDITORS. Notice is hereby given that on the 15th day of October, 2021, Letters of Administration in respect of the estate of LEON PHILLIP MORGAN who died on Septrmber 28, 2021, were issued to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Bradley County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and nonresident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against the estate are required to file the 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 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 (B) Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the 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 as described in (1) (A); or (2) Twelve (12) months from the decedent's date of death. The address of the Clerk and Master is Bradley County Clerk and Master, Bradley County Courthouse, 155 N. Ocoee St., Cleveland, TN 37311. This 15th day of October, 2021. Signed BRIAN P MORGAN Administrator, Estate of LEON PHILLIP MORGAN By Andrew B. Morgan, BPR #026879 Attorney for the Administrator. 3910 N. Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37312. Phone: 423-829-1429. Fax: 423-370-1634 Andrew@AndrewBMorgan.com Filed this 15th day of October, 2021. Holly Thompson, Clerk and Master.
October 24, 31, 2021
The Bradley County Regional Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider an amendment to the Bradley County Subdivision Regulations pertaining to alternative or decentralized sewer treatment systems. The hearing will be held Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the county commission room in the Bradley County Courthouse.
October 24, 2021
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S SALE
Sale at public auction will be on December 14, 2021 on or about 10:00AM local time, at the Bradley County Courthouse, Cleveland, Tennessee, conducted by the Substitute Trustee as identified and set forth herein below, pursuant to Deed of Trust executed by HARRY LEE KELLY AND BRENDA C. KELLY, to EquiTitle, Inc., Trustee, on April 24, 2015, at Record Book 2299, Page 207-220 as Instrument No. 15005058 in the real property records of Bradley County Register's Office, Tennessee.
Owner of Debt: PHH MORTGAGE CORPORATION
The following real estate located in Bradley County, Tennessee, will be sold to the highest call bidder subject to all unpaid taxes, prior liens and encumbrances of record:
A certain tract or parcel of Land in Bradley County, State of Tennessee, described as follows to-wit:
Located in the Fourth Civil District of Bradley County, Tennessee:
BEGINNING at the junction of the West line of the Daniel Lot, formerly Mrs. Sarah Blackburn, and the North line of 17th Street, Northwest., formerly the Georgetown Pike Road; and running thence North 73 degrees 55 minutes West with the North line of 17th Street, Northwest, 53 feet to an iron stake in the East line of the Ralph L. Parker Lot; thence North 16 degrees 10 minutes East with the East line of Parker Lot, 196.1 feet to an iron stake in the South line of the J.H. Geren Lot; thence South 73 degrees 15 minutes East with the South line of lands of J.H. Geren and James Parker, 53.1 feet to another iron stake; and thence South 16 degrees 11 minutes West, 195.3 feet to the beginning.
BEING THE SAME PROPERTY conveyed to W. Paul Cornwell, III, reserving a Life Estate to Brenda C. Kelly and husband, Harry Lee Kelly by Quitclaim Deed from W. Paul Cornwell, III, and Brenda C. Kelly dated December 18, 2008 and recorded in Book 1883, Page 92, Instrument Number 09000904, in the Register`s Office of Bradley County, Tennessee.
ALSO BEING THE SAME PROPERTY conveyed to Brenda C. Kelly and husband, Harry Lee Kelly by Quitclaim Deed from W. Paul Cornwell, III, Personally and as Sole Heir at Law of Willard Paul Cornwell, Jr., dated 03/23/15 and recorded in Book 2292, Page 977, in the Register`s Office of Bradley County, Tennessee. The said Willard Paul Cornwell having died intestate on October 16, 2006 in Pitt County, North Carolina leaving W. Paul Cornwell, III as sole heir-at-law as shown by Affidavit of Heirship recorded March 27, 2015 in Book 2292, Page 979, Instrument Number 15003578 in the Register`s Office of Bradley County, Tennessee
SUBJECT TO an alley approximately 14 feet in width (mentioned in the chain of title to said land), which alley has not been opened but, if and when opened, the same would extend in, over and across the extreme Northern portion of the said land (the Northern line of the alley being on and along the Northern line of said land). And it is understood that none of the covenants of warranty expressed in the within instrument would apply to that portion of said land that the alley, if and when opened, would extend across.
SUBJECT TO any governmental zoning and subdivision ordinances or regulations in effect thereon.
SUBJECT TO any existing restrictions, easements or right of way of record.
SUBJECT TO the Notice of Boundaries of the City of Cleveland`s Historic Preservation Zoning Overlay District as recorded in Book 2084, Page 831 in the Register`s Office of Bradley County, Tennessee.
Commonly Known as: 360 17th Street Northwest, Cleveland, TN 37311
Tax ID: 049E-Q-013.00
Current Owner(s) of Property: HARRY LEE KELLY AND BRENDA C. KELLY
The street address of the above described property is believed to be 360 17TH ST NW, Cleveland, TN 37311, but such address is not part of the legal description of the property sold herein and in the event of any discrepancy, the legal description referenced herein shall control.
SALE IS SUBJECT TO OCCUPANT(S) RIGHTS IN POSSESSION.
THE RIGHT IS RESERVED TO ADJOURN THE DAY OF THE SALE TO ANOTHER DAY, TIME AND PLACE CERTAIN WITHOUT FURTHER PUBLICATION, UPON ANNOUNCEMENT AT THE TIME AND PLACE FOR THE SALE SET FORTH ABOVE. THE TERMS OF SALE ARE CASH. ANY TAXES OR FEES WILL BE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PURCHASER. IF THE SALE IS SET ASIDE FOR ANY REASON, THE PURCHASER AT THE SALE SHALL BE ENTITLED ONLY TO A RETURN OF THE PURCHASE PRICE. THE PURCHASER SHALL HAVE NO FURTHER RECOURSE AGAINST THE GRANTOR, THE GRANTEE, OR THE TRUSTEE.
OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES: None
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
If applicable, the notice requirements of T.C.A. 35-5-101 have been met.
All right of equity of redemption, statutory and otherwise, and homestead are expressly waived in said Deed of Trust, but the undersigned will sell and convey only as Substitute Trustee.
If the U.S. Department of Treasury/IRS, the State of Tennessee Department of Revenue, or the State of Tennessee Department of Labor or Workforce Development are listed as Interested Parties in the advertisement, then the Notice of this foreclosure is being given to them and the Sale will be subject to the applicable governmental entities right to redeem the property as required by 26 U.S.C. 7425 and T.C.A. §67-1-1433.
This property is being sold with the express reservation that the sale is subject to confirmation by the lender or trustee. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the purchase price. The Purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the Mortgagees attorney.
MWZM File No. 21-000727-210-1
Mackie Wolf Zientz & Mann, P.C., Substitute Trustee(s)
COOL SPRINGS COMMONS, SUITE 273
7100 COMMERCE WAY
BRENTWOOD, TN 37027
TN INVESTORS PAGE: HTTP://MWZMLAW.COM/TN_INVESTORS.PHP
October 10, 17, 24, 2021
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