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Job Posting: Deputy Town Clerk

July 10, 2024

Job Posting: Deputy Town Clerk

Applications due July 26, 2024 at 12pm noon.

This is a full-time, hourly, benefited position.
Under the general supervision of the Town Clerk, the Deputy Town Clerk assists with accounting, planning, purchasing, record maintenance, elections, reporting, and human resource duties.  The DTC assists with the daily operations of the town, aids the Town Clerk in preparing for town council meetings, and performs other duties and responsibilities as necessary and/or assigned.  The DTC acts as the sole court clerk to the Alta Justice Court and is the liaison between judge, prosecutors, defendants and officers.

MT. SUPERIOR AVALANCHE MITIGATION PROJECT

July 2, 2024

MT. SUPERIOR AVALANCHE MITIGATION PROJECT
SUMMER 2024
The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) will be commencing work on the Mount Superior Avalanche Mitigation Project on Monday, July 8, 2024. The work is estimated to be completed in October 2024. They will be installing Wyssen Avalanche Towers, a type of Remote Avalanche Control System (RACS) on the Mt. Superior Ridgeline above SR-210.This project will help UDOT transition away from the P-Ridge Howitzer that has been used on the south side of the canyon, shooting over the road and buildings in the Town of Alta.

What to Expect During Construction:

  • Crews working up to 7 days a week, sunrise to sunset. Work will not stop for holidays due to limited construction season.
  • A recreation area closure will be in place for the duration of the project. For your safety and the safety of others, please respect all closures. Click here for a map of the installation/closure area. 
  • Intermittent road closures may occur throughout the project on SR-210 between Snowbird Entry 4 and the top of the Bypass Road (the “mainline” section).
  • Noise impacts are likely as helicopters will be flying in the area daily.
For more information, please contact the project at 801-317-8131 or mtsuperioravalanchemitigation@utah.gov
or visit
https://udotinput.utah.gov/mtsuperioravalanchemitigation

43rd Annual LCC Clean Up Day

May 6, 2024

43rd ANNUAL LCC CLEAN UP DAY

The 43rd Annual LCC Clean Up Day is going to take place on Tuesday, June 11! This community event is a collaboration between the Town of Alta, Snowbird, and UDOT to clean litter from HWY 210 to help keep LCC beautiful.

Participation is limited to residents and employees in the Town of Alta and Snowbird and their families. The minimum age for volunteers is 14 years old. Registration is required for each participant.

View the flyer for more information.

REGISTER HERE

*Registration is required for each participant*

2017 Toyota Tacoma for Sale

February 23, 2024

UPDATE: SOLD

The Town is selling a 2017 Toyota Tacoma. For more information on the vehicle and how to submit a sealed bid, please click the link below. You must follow the instructions on the form to be considered.

2017 Tacoma Sealed Bid Form

Extended Post Office Hours

December 5, 2023

The Alta Contract Post Office will be open for an extra hour from December 15 – January 15. The operating hours during this time will be 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM!

Essential Winter Needs Drive

November 16, 2023

Essential Winter Needs Drive

The Town of Alta is excited to partner with Alta Community Enrichment and Volunteers of America to collect donations for those in need this winter.

Donations will be accepted continually through December 15 at the Alta Post Office and we will also be accepting items during the ACE Gear Swap on December 1st and 2nd.

Ways to contribute: 

Office Closure – 10/25/2023

October 24, 2023

The Town Office will be closing early tomorrow, Wednesday, October 25 starting at 12:00 PM noon for a planned power outage to allow us to finish the installation of our new generator.

We anticipate that Alta Central communications will remain online during this time and no other businesses or residences in Town should be affected.