April 29, 2023

The Alta Post Office will remain closed today, sorry for the inconvenience.

Municipal Election

April 24, 2023

2023 Municipal Election Notice & Information

Primary Election: August 15, 2023 (if applicable)
General Election: November 7, 2023

The following positions are to be voted upon in the town of Alta 2023 Municipal Election.

  • Council Seat At-Large, four-year term
  • Council Seat At-Large, four-year term

Dates for filing a Declaration of Candidacy:
Thursday June 1, 2023 through Wednesday June 7, 2023

A Declaration of Candidacy form must be filed in person with the Town Clerk at the Alta Town Office Building, 10201 East Hwy 210, Alta UT.
Monday – Friday between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00 pm.

More information can be found by clicking here.


April 14, 2023

Alta Post Office – open 9am-5pm today!
The Alta Post Office will have extended hours today to help everyone catch up from the road closure.  We have multiple deliveries of mail coming up the canyon.


April 10, 2023

The Alta Post Office is likely to stay closed all week.  If you have an urgent need for an essential item you believe is at the PO, please call Jen Clancy 385-707-3585 by 3pm today to discuss options.


April 8, 2023

Saturday – The Alta Post Office will be open from 9am – 5pm to help people catch up collecting their mail and packages.  Our postal clerk was able to bring up a fresh delivery this morning.


March 31, 2023

Saturday 4/1, the Alta Post Office will be open till 4pm – This is no joke!

We plan to resume post office operations on Saturday once interlodge lifts.  To help us get through the backlog of mail and help everyone get their packages we are offering extended hours. We appreciate your understanding regarding the power outage and interlodge and are working to recover from these events.


March 30, 2023

As long as the weather allows, the Alta Post Office is scheduled to be open on Friday, March 31.  We lost power to building on March 29 due to a downed Rocky Mountain Power line.  A temporary solution is in place allowing us to resume use of the space.

Town Manager

February 6, 2023

The Town of Alta is seeking a Town Manager!!!

Town Manager – Reports to Mayor and Town Council
Application deadline: March 3, 2023 at noon.
Click here for the job posting and more details about the position…

The Town Manager is the chief administrative officer for the Town of Alta and is responsible for administering, overseeing, and directing all daily and long-range Town activities and programs.  With broad policy guidance from the Town Council, the Town Manager is responsible for strategic implementation of Council goals. The Town Manager is expected to provide broad leadership and organizational direction for the Town of Alta staff and must work with the Mayor and Council to prepare and develop policies to further Town objectives. The Town Manager advises both the Mayor and Council on suggested policy and ordinance changes as well as carrying out and enforcing the existing policies and ordinances.

PO Closure

January 11, 2023

The Alta Post Office will stay closed today due to weather.   We apologize for the inconvenience.