What’s New

Full-Time Job Opening

April 5, 2022

The Town of Alta is hiring for the position of Deputy Town Clerk. This is a full-time position with a wide variety of responsibilities. To view the job description and for instructions on how to apply, please click here.

General Election 2022

February 17, 2022

2022 Regular General Election

SB170 changed the 2022 candidate filing period to February 28 – March 4, 2022.  This bill was passed by the Utah Legislature on February 11.  As a result, the candidate filing period will now close at 5:00 PM on Friday, March 4, 2022.

Salt Lake County Mask Order Issued January 7th 2022

January 13, 2022

Salt Lake County issued a public health order requiring every individual living within or visiting Salt Lake County, Utah, to wear a respirator (or until you are able to obtain a respirator, a well-fitting mask or face covering as an alternative) in public spaces while indoors or queueing outdoors. To read the full text of the order, please click here. The order expires February 7th.


January 11, 2022

On December 30, 2021, Mayor Sondak submitted an objection letter to the USFS regarding their FONSI and Draft Decision Notice for the Patsey Marley Hill Subdivision Roadway Improvements.  Consistent with previous comments, the Town’s objection aimed to clear up some misunderstandings regarding the 2014 Development Agreement between the Shrontz Estate and the Town of Alta.  The proposed project website can be found here and the Town’s objection letter can be found here.

Alta Parking Update

December 24, 2021

The Town of Alta and Alta Ski Area are preparing to offer parking permits that will be eligible for use in parking areas along the north side of SR 210. The Town and Alta Ski Area will offer a number of permits that is equivalent to the number parking spaces available within north side areas under each entity’s management.  Please click here for a map that shows north side parking areas.

Click here for more information, and click here for a message from Mayor Sondak about parking.