04/19/2017 11:36 AM
Curbside recycling benefits most residents in Salt Lake County. It feels good to keep perfectly usable stuff out of landfills and to give our recyclable paper, cardboard, and containers a chance to be made into new products.
04/18/2017 2:30 PM
Midvale has a thriving Community Garden, located at 8050 South 300 East, that is now open for applications for the 2017 gardening season. If you don’t have space at your home, or if you want to garden alongside other enthusiasts, or if you simply want to try a garden for the first time, then the Community Garden might be perfect for you.
04/18/2017 2:16 PM
Do you know someone who has made a significant contribution to making Midvale City a better place? Consider nominating them for the Hall of Honors. Nominations are now being accepted for 2017.
04/05/2017 9:59 AM
AS the summer nears, so does the chances of Storm Water pollution that can come from our yards.
03/22/2017 3:38 PM
Here's what to do if a sewer backup occurs.
03/16/2017 10:34 AM
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
Visit http://wasatchchoice.com/scenarios 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
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
(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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Except for a big change in ski bus service, the Utah Transit Authority will alter schedules little in its upcoming change day on Dec. 18 — one of three times a year that it tweaks routes and their timing.
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
Midvale City issued $4.49 million in Water, Sewer, and Storm Water Refunding Bonds on November 3, 2016. We issued these bonds to “refinance” outstanding Series 2007B Bonds, issued in 2007, which carried a higher interest rate. The interest rate on the 2007B bonds was 4.02%. The interest rate on the new bonds issued is 2.34%.
12/05/2016 11:28 AM