Monday, November 24, 2014

What:    Public Meeting
Who:  Water Users in Goshen Valley, Utah County  
When:    December 2, 2014, 4:00  p.m.
Where:    Goshen Elementary School 
                60 North Center
                 Goshen, UT  84633

Purpose:    The purpose of the meeting is to discuss groundwater appropriation policies in Goshen Valley located in southwestern Utah County (part of Water Right Area 53) and to present a proposal for a hydrogeologic study of the area. Personnel from the Division of Water Rights will be available to take all questions  and comments provided  by the general public  and interested  parties.

If you are unable to attend the meeting, but would like to provide input, please send your written comments to:

   Division  of Water Rights
1594 West North  Temple Suite 220
 P.O. Box 146300
 Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6300
                         Agenda  for December  2, 2014 Public Meeting

Introduction - Kent Jones, State Engineer
Groundwater appropriation policies - Teresa Wilhelmsen, Utah Lake/Jordan River Regional Engineer
Proposed hydrogeologic study - Stephan Kirby and Lucy Jordan, Utah Geological Survey
Public  questions/comments

In accordance with the Americans with Disability Act, individuals needing special accommodations should notify Marianne  Burbidge  at (801) 538-7370 at least three  (3) days prior to the  meeting.

Information from the meeting will be posted on the Utah Division of Water Rights  website  at as a resource for those who are unable to attend the meeting or require  additional information.

1594 West North Temple, Suite 220, PO Box 146300, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6300
telephone (801) 538-7240 facsimile (801) 538-7467 TTY (801) 538-7458

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Building Permits Required

The Town Council would like to remind the citizens of Genola that a building permit is required for ANY building or structure over 120 sq. ft. unless the following exemptions apply:
-Fences not over 6 feet high.
-Movable cases, counters and partitions not over 5' 9" in height.
-Retaining walls which are not over 4' in height.
-Platforms, walks and driveways not than 30" above grade and not over any basement or story below.
-Window awnings supported by an exterior wall when projecting not more than 54"
-Prefabricated swimming pools accessory to a Group R, Division 3, occupancy in which the pool walls are entirely above the adjacent grade and the capacity of the pool does not exceed 5,000 gallons.
If you are unsure whether your structure qualifies for an exemption, please contact the Town Office.
The Building Inspector has been asked to enforce this ordinance and will be red tagging any structures out of compliance. Red tagged structures will incur a fine if the property owner does not apply for a building permit within 48 hours.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Employment Opportunity

The Town of Genola is now accepting applications for a part-time Deputy Clerk. The Deputy Clerk performs a variety of secretarial and technical duties, including customer service, reports, meeting minutes, spreadsheets, newsletters, office organization, correspondence, filing, water department billing and accounts and building & zoning applications.
Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent, 1-2 years of experience in secretarial or administrative assistant related work.
Prior work experience in municipal government or in a position that required the preparation of meeting minutes is preferred.
Hours Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and one or more nights a month for Planning Commission meeting or any special meetings.
Application and complete job description is available at the Genola Town Office and under the employment opportunities tab on this page.  Application must be submitted to the Genola Town office located at 74 W. 800 S Genola. Applications will be taken till November 5th 2014 at 3:00 p.m