One of our most closely held rights is that of the right to vote. It's also a duty of citizenship. Unfortunately, far too many citizens don't seem to realize that elections occur more often than every four years. In elections where the office of President of the United States is not in the ballot, turn out is often low. In odd-numbered years and “mid term” elections, it’s often much worse. This is troubling to me not only as an elected official sworn to uphold the constitution, but as a citizen as well. Read more...
The Mountain Accord is asking citizens to look at their IDEAL systems and respond to a short questionnaire. Please visit between now and October 16 to share your feedback. The commentary period has been extended through Nov. 20.
Residents can now pick up leaf bags at no additional charge (1 bundle of 10 per household) at the Cottonwood Heights City Hall, Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center, Wasatch Fire Station or the Whitmore Library.
Her name is CeCe, and she approves of this message – at least that’s what it seems like when she wags her tail. CeCe is running for Canine Mayor of Salt Lake County, and voting opens up on October 1 and runs through the 21st. A winner will be announced on Oct. 27.