Town of Alta COVID-19 Updates

July 9, 2020

Rashelle Hobbs, Salt Lake County Recorder gave a presentation on Property Watch to the Town Council at their 7/8 meeting.  In a nutshell this program allows users to monitor any recorded changes to their property as soon as they are processed.  For more information please use the links below.

Property Watch Information
Property Watch Presentation
Link to Property Watch on SL County’s website

June 26, 2020

On Friday, June 26th, the Salt Lake County Health Department issued a special order related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The order provides that any individual within Salt Lake County who is age two and over and able to medically or psychologically tolerate a face covering shall be required to wear a face covering that completely covers the nose and mouth in public areas where consistent social distancing of at least six feet is not possible, reasonable, or prudent. The order is effective as of June 26. Click here to read the order and click here for additional Salt Lake County and State of Utah Guidance.

June 16, 2020

Salt Lake County is offering $40 million to businesses within the county that have not been able to access assistance from other COVID-19 related funding opportunities. This funding was provided to Salt Lake County by the Federal Government under the CARES Act. Key SBIG program eligibility requirements include:

• Businesses must have been operating prior to Jan. 1, 2020
• Businesses must have fewer than 100 employees
• Business must have been directly impacted due to the Public Health Orders; a list of industries eligible is available at
• Businesses must not have already received financial aid through federal, state, or local COVID-19 programs funded through the CARES Act

For more information about the opportunity and to apply, visit

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