July 30, 2020
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 slco.org/covid-19/economy/grants
• 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 https://slco.org/covid-19/economy/grants/
June 8, 2020
Here is the proposed amended budget for the fiscal year ending June 2020.This budget will be on the agenda at the 6/17/20 Town Council meeting. For information on how to make a public comment, join the meeting, and/or review materials related to the upcoming meeting click here.
June 4, 2020
The Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments and questions regarding the proposed 2020-2021 Fiscal Budgets (General Fund, Sewer and Water Enterprise Funds, and the Alta Special Service District) and the Certified Tax Rate for the Town of Alta and the Alta Special Service District.
Following the public hearing on the proposed 2020-2021 Fiscal Budgets, the Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments and question regarding the proposal for Alta to join the Unified Fire Service Area.
Both hearings will be held Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. in a virtual town council meeting with live viewing details to be announced on the town’s website at www.townofalta.com. Questions and comments regarding the proposed 2020-2021 Fiscal Budgets or the proposed amendments to the 2019-2020 General Fund Budget may be directed to Piper Lever, Town Clerk, P.O. Box 8016, Alta, Utah, 84092, by telephone at 385-449-1887 or by email to email@example.com. The deadline for submittal of written comments is 5:00 pm on Tuesday, June 16, 2020.
June 1, 2020
Click here to view a letter from Mayor Sondak to the Alta community regarding the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic and the status of the Town of Alta’s response. Please note the wrong letter was initially attached – the correct version is being attached 6/5/2020.
Click here to see a version of a new emergency proclamation drafted, but not implemented, after the Utah Department of Health prohibited the Town of Alta from issuing the proclamation. The draft proclamation details a series of meaures individuals and businesses can take to reduce the risk of contracting and spreading COVID-19. Mayor Sondak and the Town of Alta urge Alta community members and business operators to consider taking the precautions set forth in the draft proclamation in order to protect yourselves, your employees, your customers, and our community from what continues to be an urgent threat to public health.
Most of the State of Utah, including the Town of Alta, remain under guidelines contained in the Yellow Phase of the Utah Leads Together 3.0 plan.
May 22, 2020
Mayor Sondak issued Town of Alta Emergency Proclamation #5 effective May 15th, 2020 and amended it on May 21, 2020 to include the May 28, 2020 expiration date. This order has been approved by the State of Utah and Salt Lake County Health Departments, and it contains requirements in place in similar communities elsewhere in Utah. The order provides specific requirements for lodging properties, business operations, out of state travel, face coverings, group size limits, housekeeping services, building and construction activities, and other activities. Click here to view a summary memorandum. Town of Alta Emergency Proclamations 2, 3, and 4 have been rescinded.
State of Utah Phased Guidelines V4.4
May 4, 2020
Click here to view a notice of proposed boundary adjustment and public hearing giving notice that the Town of Alta and the Unified Fire Service Area have adopted a joint resolution indicating the intent of the Board and the Town Council to adjust the boundary of the Service Area to include the Town of Alta. The Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed boundary adjustment, which will occur at 4:00 PM on June 17th, 2020 Alta the Alta Community Center/Library. NOTE: This meeting may take place electronically due to ongoing public health concerns and information about the location of the meeting will be posted within 24 hours of the meeting.
Click here to read a letter from Mayor Sondak about joining the Unified Fire Service Area.