Part-Time Dispatcher

June 7, 2022

Job Opportunity:
Alta Central is looking for a Part-Time Dispatcher. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Alta Central is looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic individual ready to help our community and serve with a purpose in a Public Safety Dispatcher position. This position offers an exciting, sometimes taxing, opportunity in public safety. Alta Central dispatchers receive nonemergency and emergency calls requesting police, fire, and assistance from the Alta Marshal’s Office.  Dispatchers work with multiple agencies, and monitor and operate a variety of telephone, radio, and computer systems. There’s also possible downtime during shifts which should be used first for training and chores, but may allow time for personal tasks. This unique position is perfect for someone with a flexible schedule that loves to ski and appreciates the mountain environment. Parttime dispatchers work 8 hours per week and cover vacation time for fulltime dispatchers which can be up to 48 hours per week

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.


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 Walk-Up Community COVID-19 Testing Event

December 21, 2021

Alta Walk-Up Community COVID-19 Testing Event
Tuesday 12/21/2021, 4-8pm*
Wednesday 12/22/2021,  2-6pm
Location: Alta Community Center / Library – street level in the garage bays.
Pre-register if you can:

* please note the event will run until 8pm, some posts indicated 6pm

Upcoming Election – Notice of write-In candidate deadline: August 30, 2021

August 25, 2021

Upcoming Election – Notice of write-in candidate deadline: August 30, 2021

The Town has an election on November 2, 2021 for 2 at large Town Council seats and the Mayor’s seat.  To file as a write-in candidate please contact Piper Lever ( / 385-449-1887)  to make an appointment to come to the Town Office and fill out the following forms: write-in declaration of candidacy form, pledge of fair campaign practices, and qualifications for candidate filing declaration.  The filing deadline for write-in candidates is 5:00 pm on Monday, August 30th.  Please wear a mask when coming to the Town office; we have masks available should you forget one.

Election information can be found under the Town Service, Voting and Elections page of our website.

Public Hearing

May 25, 2021

The Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments and questions regarding the TENTATIVE 2021-2022 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 2021-2022 Fiscal Budgets, the Alta Town Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments and questions regarding the proposed amendments to the 2020-2021 Fiscal Budgets.

Both hearings will be held virtually on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 4:00 P.M. with live viewing details to be announced on the Town’s website at

Questions regarding the proposed 2021-2022 Fiscal Budgets or the proposed amendments to the 2020-2021 Fiscal Budgets may be directed to Piper Lever, Town Clerk, P.O. Box 8016, Alta, Utah 84092, by calling 385-449-1887 or by email to The deadline for submittal of written comments is 3:00 pm on Tuesday, June 15, 2021.