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Ryan Poduska: Saratoga Springs's Newest City Council Member
SARATOGA SPRINGS - Ryan Poduska was sworn in as the newest member of the Saratoga Springs City Council at their meeting on September 5th. Poduska's appointment fills the vacancy left by his father Bud Poduska's passing in July. According to the City of Saratoga Springs Facebook page, Ryan Poduska was born and raised in Orem, but relocated to Saratoga Springs while he attended Brigham Young University. After marrying his wife, Crystal, they lived in various cities around Utah County before mak
October 19, 2017, 12:54 pmRead More...
Maverik headed to Saratoga Springs
SARATOGA SPRINGS -- Saratoga Springs will now be "Adventure's first stop." At the August 22 city council meeting, City Council members unanimously approved a plan and conditional use permit for a Maverik convenience store to be built on the corner of 2015 South and Redwood Road. The 5,500 square foot store will boast fuel pumps, an RV sewer dump station, and 30 parking stalls for patrons needing their daily caffeine fixes. Various council members touted the benefits of the convenience store's
October 18, 2017, 4:16 pmRead More...
UDOT gives updates on two major projects
EAGLE MOUNTAIN -- The western area of Utah County continues to be one of the fastest growing areas in Utah. Lehi, Saratoga Springs and Eagle Mountain are experiencing massive growth, creating the constant need to expand the services needed by residents and businesses in those areas. One of the biggest areas of concern with all this growth is transportation. The combination of ever-increasing numbers of residents and ongoing construction have clogged the roads, creating the need for local governm
September 24, 2017, 5:22 pmRead More...
Eagle Mountain teen to compete in International Equestrial Championship
Jace Brooks, a sixteen-year-old from Eagle Mountain, is the first equestrian vaulter from the state of Utah to ever qualify to compete at an international Equestrian Vaulting World Championship event representing the United States. He will be a member of the U.S. team competing in Ebreichdorf, Austria at the FEI World Vaulting Championship for Juniors on August 2 - 6. Jace is the current USEF/AVA Men's Silver National Champion and AVA Region l Men's Silver Champion. Jace is your typical young
September 12, 2017, 6:33 pmRead More...
Traffic Calming Policy adopted for Saratoga Springs
SARATOGA SPRINGS - City Council Members unanimously voted to approve a Neighborhood Traffic Calming Policy at the July 18 City Council Meeting. This Policy, presented by City Engineer Gordon Miner, seeks to mitigate vehicular risk to pedestrians, bicyclists and residents by introducing proactive measures to influence drivers to commute in a safer manner. The city released a 21-page report about the policy, which is available on the city website. The report discusses the general purpose and go
August 28, 2017, 4:14 pmRead More...
SPORTSCLIPS COMES TO SARATOGA SPRINGS
Sportclips "Where it's good to be a guy" is now serving Saratoga Springs, Eagle Mountain, and Cedar Fort. Opening on August 1st this new spacious store catering mostly to men and boys offers a unique haircutting experience. "You watch sports…We cut hair". The store is spacious with 5 giant TV's playing your favorite sports all day long. The store is decorated with a sports theme throughout. The walls contain a one of a kind collection of sports memorabilia featuring autographs of Bo Jackson, Arn
August 22, 2017, 12:49 pmRead More...
Saratoga Springs National Night Out a blazing sucess
SARATOGA SPRINGS - On August 1, the Saratoga Springs Police and Fire Departments hosted their annual National Night Out Against Crime in the Walmart parking lot. This event gave residents the opportunity to meet first responder personnel and learn about emergency services amid a backdrop of activities, food and demonstrations. According to the National Association of Town Watch, National Night Out is a nationwide program that seeks to enhance the relationships between police officers and the
August 8, 2017, 7:32 pmRead More...
Historic Lehi-Fairfield Road renamed Fairfield Road
Saratoga Springs - Following an impassioned discussion at the July 18 city council meeting, Saratoga Springs City Council members unanimously voted to change the name of the historic Lehi-Fairfield Road to Fairfield Road. Confusion amongst emergency service providers influenced the proposed name change. According to Jess Campbell, Fire Chief, three roads in the area have the name Lehi attached, which causes "confusion and issues" when dispatching services. He elaborated that workers have to r
August 8, 2017, 3:35 pmRead More...
Question and answer with Saratoga Springs candidates
The Crossroads Journal recently gave each Saratoga Springs mayoral and city council candidate the chance to respond to questions of high interest to city residents. Sixteen questions were sent to each of the candidates in the municipal elections that The Crossroads Journal covers. These candidates were given the opportunity to answer questions on a wide range of topics including; roads, development, family life, open space, schools and why they are running for office. Participation in the su
August 5, 2017, 6:58 amRead More...
West Side Theatre Co. Presents "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" for the Entire Family
EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — West Side Theatre Company will present a summer theatrical event for the entire family with the Utah premiere of "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day." Adults and children of all ages will equally enjoy a night filled with fun, music, and laughter as they experience this musical from the author of the popular book. A company of exceptional local performers will bring the beloved story to life at the SilverLake Amphitheater on Saturday, Aug. 12 and M
July 28, 2017, 9:23 pmRead More...