Recent News

Winter On-Street Parking Regulations

Regarding on-street parking, the city’s ordinance states: “It shall be unlawful to park any vehicle in the same location on a street or municipal property for a continuous period of time exceeding 48 hours” (Ordinance 8-6-2008A). In addition to this regulation, which remains in effect, there are added restrictions from November 1 through March 31:

Reports of Fizzy Drinking Water

Recently, the city has received a number of phone calls reporting water that appears cloudy or milky. Do not be alarmed; the water is safe to drink. Sometimes water fresh from the tap can appear cloudy. Within a minute or two, the cloudiness rises toward the top of a glass and before long the whole glass is crystal clear. This is caused by excess oxygen escaping from the water.

Grill Closes for the Season

The full-menu grill at the Cedar Hills Recreation Center has closed for the season. Limited concessions, including hot dogs, chips, drinks, and candy bars, will be available at the center during winter hours from 8 to 5.

2014 State of the City Report

Communicating with residents and being transparent are high priorities for city staff and elected officials. We have added several new and effective ways to get information to residents, including the State of the City Report, which covers a variety of topics and issues that face the City of Cedar Hills. The 2014 report is mailed to every household in Cedar Hills and is available as a download on the city's website: State of the City Report 2014.

Cedar Hills Refinances 2006 Utility Bond

CEDAR HILLS, UTAH - On October 29, 2014, the City of Cedar Hills refinanced its 2006 Utility Revenue Bond to reduce the interest rate from 4.52% to 2.68%. This will amount to a total net present value savings of approximately $402,000 over the life of the loan, with actual cash savings being approximately $496,000. More information is available in the Press Release.

 

City Receives Two Sizeable Government Grants

Great news! The City of Cedar Hills recently received two large government grants to supplement city expenses in forestry and emergency management. A forestry grant in the amount of $8,000 was awarded for tree removal, pruning, and invasive species control in city parks and along city trails.

Annual City Santa Party Set for December 8

The city will host its annual Santa party at the Cedar Hills Community Recreation Center on Monday, Dec. 8, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Bring the kids early to see Santa arrive with bells and sirens in his fire truck! Join us for hot cocoa and brownies, and have a free picture taken with Santa. You may also bring your own camera.

All Aboard for The Polar Express!

“All aboard” for the annual reading of the children’s holiday classic picture book The Polar Express. Children accompanied by adults are invited to attend on Wednesday, December 10, at 11:00 a.m. at the Cedar Hills Recreation Center in the Vista Room by the fireplace.

Light Up Cedar Hills!

The Beautification, Recreation, Parks and Trails Citizen Advisory Committee is bringing back the Light Up Cedar Hills contest. Judges will drive around the city on Monday, December 15, to determine who has the best outdoor lighting displays. One winner will be selected from each voting precinct, and the five winners will be announced in the city’s January newsletter. 

 

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