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    We All Live Down Stream

    AS the summer nears, so does the chances of Storm Water pollution that can come from our yards.

    03/22/2017 3:38 PM

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    UDOT is asking for input on Southbound I-15 changes

    UDOT is evaluating the feasibility of adding a lane to southbound I-15 through Midvale and wants public feedback.

    03/22/2017 1:32 PM

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    Sewer Backed Up?

    Here's what to do if a sewer backup occurs.

    03/16/2017 10:34 AM

  • NFL Player Haloti Ngata Opens Training Facility

    Haloti Ngata, a Highland High School alum and current Detroit Lions defensive tackle, teamed up with D1 Sports Training and opened a new gym in the area.

    03/13/2017 10:02 AM

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    Your Voice is needed in Health Focus Groups

    Healthy Salt Lake, in partnership with Salt Lake County Health Department, is a coalition that brings together individuals, communities, and organizations committed to wellness in Salt Lake County.

    03/06/2017 2:01 PM

  • Wasatch Choice

    What should the future of your community look like?

    Visit and click on the appropriate county or region link to add your feedback. Review the scenarios, comment directly on an interactive map, and take a five-minute survey.

    02/24/2017 11:47 AM

  • Spring Clean-Up

    Midvale City Spring Clean-Up Program 2017

    Beginning April 3rd, and during the 4 weeks of April, Ace Disposal will pick up both bulk waste items, and green waste items that are too big to fit in your trash cans. There will be separate trucks picking up the items. Green waste will be the first to be picked up, followed by bulk waste. We have provided a map showing the week your area will be ready for pickup. All items for pick up must be placed out on the curbside prior to 7 a.m. on the Monday of your specified week. We will not be doing return visits; it is your responsibility to make sure your items are on your curbside on time.

    02/24/2017 8:48 AM

  • Public Feedback Wanted

    Public Feedback Wanted!

    Salt Lake County annually awards over $5 million in federal funding through grants aimed to improve our communities. To help ensure this funding is allocated to address the greatest community needs, the division of Community Resources and Development is seeking public input. Let your voice be heard by completing this short survey now (In English | In Spanish)! The results of the survey will be compiled and shared with those who help to award the federal funds through several grant programs administered by Salt Lake County. As appropriate, the findings will also be shared with community leaders, stakeholders, etc.

    02/22/2017 11:45 AM

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    Mumps Outbreak Joins Growing Measles Outbreak

    Mumps Outbreak Joins Growing Measles Outbreak in Salt Lake County Confirmed measles cases up to two; officials also report two confirmed cases of mumps in the Salt Lake County

    02/16/2017 9:40 AM

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    Midvale City Spring Clean-Up Program 2017

    Beginning April 3rd, and during the 4 weeks of April, Ace Disposal will pick up both bulk waste items, and green waste items that are too big to fit in your trash cans.

    02/16/2017 8:30 AM

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    SLCoHD Confirms Measles Case in Salt Lake County

    (Salt Lake County)—Public health officials from the Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) are investigating a case of measles in a Salt Lake County resident who traveled outside of the U.S. The case has received all appropriate vaccinations. This is the first confirmed case of the disease in Salt Lake County since 2011.

    02/07/2017 1:52 PM

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    Don't Fall for Scam Calls and Emails Posing as IRS

    Scams continue to use the IRS as a lure. These tax scams take many different forms. The most common scams are phone calls and emails from thieves who pretend to be from the IRS. Scammers use the IRS name, logo or a fake website to try and steal money from taxpayers. Identity theft can also happen with these scams.

    02/07/2017 10:39 AM


    Unified Police mourning 2nd sudden death of an officer

    SOUTH SALT LAKE — Unified police are mourning the loss of a veteran detective who suffered a medical condition while on duty Thursday. "I am heartbroken and devastated to inform you that early this morning, UPD detective Brian Holdaway suffered a medical condition and has fallen in the line of duty surrounded by friends and colleagues at the sheriff’s office building, who heroically tried to reverse this tragedy,"

    02/06/2017 8:38 AM

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    High Blood Pressure Diagnosis Inaccurate

    SALT LAKE COUNTY—Most patients visiting their local clinic are unaware there’s a 50% chance their blood pressure measurement is inaccurate. Today, the Utah Million Hearts Coalition introduced a new website to help patients and providers alike:

    02/01/2017 10:16 AM

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    2017 Municipal Election

    DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY – JUNE 1-7, 2017 A person seeking to become a candidate for Midvale City Mayor or City Council Districts 4 or 5 must:

    01/19/2017 11:58 AM

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    The Problem with Plastic Bags

    Americans use more than 380 billion plastic bags a year – nearly one million bags per minute! Here in Utah we throw away 940 million plastic bags a year. Durable and lightweight, these bags are also aerodynamic, and often end up in trees, fences, rivers, fields, and storm drains, contributing to millions of dollars in municipal cleanup costs, not to mention creating numerous negative environmental impacts.

    01/19/2017 11:43 AM

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    Midvale City Appoints New Public Works Director

    Larry Wright was appointed Interim Public Works Director in September 2016. Larry has an extensive background in supervising and leading a team of employees to success. He is more than qualified for the job and has proven himself over the last few months in earning the respect of the Public Works employees and management by doing an excellent job.

    01/19/2017 11:35 AM

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    Safe Winter Driving

    Winter is in full swing and that means road conditions are constantly changing. Inclement weather related crashes resulted in 35 fatalities in 2015. Follow these winter driving tips to keep you in control of your vehicle and reduce risks this season:

    01/04/2017 5:20 PM

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    Staybridge Suites Midvale Utah Torchbearer Award

    We’re excited to share that the Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has awarded the Staybridge Suites Hotel in Midvale Utah the 2016 Torchbearer Award. The IHG global company operates seven hotel brands including Staybridge Suites.

    01/25/2017 11:46 AM