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Cedar Hills water is good to go
The results are back — and Cedar Hills has been given a clean bill of health in regards to any possible contamination of secondary ground water used in the city's residential pressurized irrigation system. The city's public works department recently had the irrigation water from American Fork Canyon tested to ensure that there were no metal sediments present. Last August, during a dam rehabilitation project in Tibble Fork Reservoir, an unexpectedly large amount of sediment into the north fork o
June 17, 2017, 2:36 pmRead More...
Cedar Hills and county discuss Canyon Road
During the Cedar Hills City Council meeting on May 18, city officials continued an ongoing discussion with county commissioners regarding Canyon Road. The county currently owns the road as a result of a swap with the state when North County Blvd. was built. County officials want the cities of Cedar Hills and Pleasant Grove to take over the road. To sweeten the deal, they say they will set the timetable at 30 years out with the county covering the maintenance during that time. Pleasant Grove has
May 22, 2017, 7:41 amRead More...
Cedar Hills celebrates the family through festival
Cedar Hills' yearly celebration, the Family Festival, will be held from Tuesday, May 30, to Saturday, June 3, this year. There are a wide variety of events planned, many of which are free of charge. Special events this year include the new Night out Against Crime (Friday, 6 to 9 p.m., Cedar Ridge Elementary School, 4501 W. Cedar Hills Drive), sponsored by the American Fork Police Department. There will be emergency vehicle tours, the Utah Highway Patrol seatbelt crash car simulation and a bike
May 20, 2017, 4:33 pmRead More...
Eagle Mountain, other cities to vote by mail
The Eagle Mountain City Council recently voted on a resolution to use Vote by Mail (VBM) as the mechanism for the 2017 municipal election. The resolution passed with a 3-2 vote (Adam Bradley, Ben Reaves and Tom Westmoreland voted in favor while Colby Curtis and Stephanie Gricius voted against). As more information became available, a couple of the city council members tried to bring the item back for a re-vote and more discussion, but they were unable to garner enough support to bring the item b
April 28, 2017, 8:51 amRead More...
NORTHERN UTAH NOTES
LEHI The Lehi City Council has approved the issuance of $5 million in sales tax revenue bonds to fund a new fire station being constructed at 3870 N. Traverse Mountain Boulevard. The bonds are being issued for 25 years and the resolution passed by the council indicated that they could have no more than a 6 percent interest rate. The station is expected to cost about $5.29 million. This third Lehi fire station will include living quarters, offices and a training/community room. It will be man
April 20, 2017, 9:02 amRead More...
Cedar Hills council appoints new city manager
On March 7, the Cedar Hills City Council formally appointed Chandler Goodwin as city manager. Goodwin has been serving as interim manager since David Bunker left to take a position with American Fork City. Cedar Hills Mayor Gary Gygi told the council that of 24 applicants, Goodwin, who has served in every department in the city, really stood out. In other business, the council awarded the bid for a Parks, Trails and Recreation Master Plan to In Site Design Group. The plan will cost the city $26
April 11, 2017, 8:17 amRead More...
Cedar Hills council receives audit report
Auditor Steven Rowley of Keddington & Christensen, LLC, recently reported to the Cedar Hills City Council that his firm had not encountered any significant difficulties or uncorrected misstatements with the city's annual audit. As part of the audit process, the auditing firm is required by law to check the city's compliance with state statutes. They found one instance where city council minutes were not uploaded to the Utah PMN website within three days of approval, a requirement of the Open an
April 6, 2017, 4:05 pmRead More...
Northern Utah Notes
Hazardous Waste Collection Day • The annual Utah County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day will be Saturday, April 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Provo Towne Center Mall west parking lot. Household hazardous waste items, such as old gasoline, paint, fluorescent light bulbs, batteries and unused medications will be accepted. Visit utahcountyonline.org/dept/Health/HHW for more details. AMERICAN FORK LIBRARY • Saturday, March 25, 1 p.m.: A Proper Tea with author Rachael Anderson. Regist
April 5, 2017, 4:05 pmRead More...
Easter events planned in northern Utah County
There are Easter activities planned in several eastside cities in April. LEHI Lehi City is sponsoring its first-ever Teen Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 7, at 9 p.m. at Vets Park, 850 W. Main, Lehi. Teens ages 13-18 should show up at 9 p.m. sharp with their flashlights ready to hunt for cash and candy-filled eggs. The city's official annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place Saturday, April 8, at 11 a.m. at Sports Park, 2000 W. 700 S. There will be designated areas by age group
March 24, 2017, 4:15 pmRead More...
Cedar Hills residents to clean up the community in April
Cedar Hills residents will have the opportunity to participate in two Days of Service this year on April 8 and 22. Sponsored by the Beautification Committee, the Days of Service will have residents tackling the cleanup of the roundabout on Cedar Hills Drive. Residents age 14 and older are asked to meet at Heritage Park, 4425 W. Cedar Hills Dr., at 10 a.m. on each of the two days with gloves, shovels, rakes and hand trowels. They will be removing plants and shrubs on April 8 and planting trees,
March 8, 2017, 4:12 pmRead More...