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Alta Chamber and Visitors Bureau Coordinator Position Opening

November 13, 2017

APPLICATION PERIOD EXTENDED

Alta Chamber and Visitors Bureau, a non-profit, destination marketing organization serving the Alta business community, is hiring for the position of ACVB Coordinator. This is a great opportunity! Click here to view the job description, and visit ACVB online here. Applications will be accepted until November 17th; interested individuals can submit a resume and cover letter to Sara Eubank, President of the ACVB Board of Directors, at Sara@canyonservices.

2017 Alta Local Election Campaign Financial Reports

October 30, 2017

Please view the campaign financial reports filed by candidates for the offices of Mayor and Town Council in the 2017 Alta Municipal Elections. Election day is November 7th.

Click here to view a sample ballot for Alta’s upcoming 2017 municipal election.
-Official, mail-in ballots will be mailed to voters on October 17th. Election day is November 7th.
There will be no physical polling location on election day. If you prefer to vote in-person, click here to view a list of early voting locations, and click here to view a list of polling locations for day-of, in-person voting on election day.
-If you are an Alta resident and you need to register to vote, or update your registration status click here. If you are have additional questions about the election or voter registration, visit the Salt Lake County Clerk, Elections Division here or call 385-GOT-VOTE (385-468-8683).
If you have not received your ballot as of October 30th, please contact the Salt Lake County Clerk Elections Division (see above).

2017 Municipal Election Update

October 10, 2017

Click here to view a sample ballot for Alta’s upcoming 2017 municipal election.

–Official, mail-in ballots will be mailed to voters on October 17th. Election day is November 7th.
There will be no physical polling location on election day. If you prefer to vote in-person, click here to view a list of early voting locations, and click here to view a list of polling locations for day-of, in-person voting on election day.
–If you are an Alta resident and you need to register to vote, or update your registration status click here. If you are have additional questions about the election or voter registration, visit the Salt Lake County Clerk, Elections Division here or call 385-GOT-VOTE (385-468-8683).

Commercial Core Implementation Open House

August 31, 2017

Please join us at Our Lady of the Snows on Monday, September 11, from 4-6 PM, for an open house meeting to provide input on our Commercial Core Plan Implementation Project and learn about the project team’s early design concepts. Snacks will be provided!

You can also provide input on the project by visiting our interactive webmap, which is accessible through the town website here. As conceptual designs are developed, they will be added to the webmap, where they’ll be viewable as “layers.” Please contact Chris Cawley at ccawley@townofalta.com, or Stephanie Tomlin at stomlin@fehrandpeers.com if you have questions about how to use the webmap.

2017 Commercial Core Implementation: Active Transportation

July 10, 2017

Thanks to a grant from the Wasatch Front Regional Council and Salt Lake County, the town is preparing to launch a project that will follow up on the Commercial Core Plan. The goal of this project will be to identify potential “active transportation”–walking and biking–infrastructure projects within downtown Alta, and to develop several project ideas into conceptual designs. For more information about the project, please visit the General Plan and Studies page.

2017 Town of Alta Summer Program

July 3, 2017

2017 Summer Recreation Map depicting trails, parking, and trail reroutes due to Supreme Lift construction project.

Summer 2017 Alta Ski Area construction projects.

Summer has arrived in Alta. The Albion Basin Summer Road is scheduled to open on June 30th. The Town of Alta Summer Information Booth will operate beginning June 30th, with hours from 7 AM to 8 PM 7 days a week. The Albion Basin Shuttle will operate on weekends and holidays (July 4, Pioneer Day, and Labor Day) from July 1st through the Labor Day weekend.

 

Public Notice of Budget Hearing

June 12, 2017

The Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments and questions regarding the proposed 2017-2018 Fiscal Budgets (General Fund and Sewer and Water Enterprise Funds) and the Certified Tax Rate for the Town of Alta.

Following the public hearing on the proposed 2017-2018 Fiscal Budgets, the Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments and questions regarding the proposed amendments to the 2016-2017 General Fund Budget.

Both hearings will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the Alta Community Center/Library in Alta, Utah. Questions regarding the proposed 2017-2018 Fiscal Budgets or the proposed amendments to the 2016-2017 General Fund Budget may be directed to Kate Black, Town Clerk, P.O. Box 8016, Alta, Utah 84092, by calling 801-363-5105 or emailing kblack@townofalta.com.

2017 Municipal Elections

June 2, 2017

The deadline to file a declaration of candidacy in the 2017 Town of Alta municipal elections closed on Wednesday, June 7th at 5:00 PM. The following individuals filed their declarations of candidacy:

Jon H Fay II-Mayor
Harris Sondak-Mayor

Margaret Bourke-Town Council (at large)
Cliff Curry-Town Council (at-large)

For more information about elections or voting in Alta, please visit https://slco.org/clerk/elections/.