Recent News

Tim Gates Concert

Nashville recording artist Tim Gates will permorm at the Canyon Grove Academy Community Day on May 8, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. Special guests on the concert are Drew Williams and Fred Boekhorst. Additional community day events run from 5-10 p.m. and include food trucks, face painting, dunk tanks, arts and crafts, and much more. Event tickets are $10 per person, or $8 in advance. A family pass for up to six people is being offered for $45. All proceeds from the concert and ticket sales go toward buying math books and supplies for Canyon Grove Academy. The event will take place at the American Fork Amphitheater, 851 East 700 North. Call the school for pre-event tickets at 801-785-9300.

Notice of Construction - Portion of Cedar Hills Drive Closed

Questar Gas is replacing a section of underground natural gas pipeline in Utah County, known as Feeder Line 24 (FL24). The work began in January, starting at the Cedar Hills golf course and continuing along Bayhill Drive onto Canyon Road near the entrance to the city offices. The work is now affecting Cedar Hills Drive and 4000 West. The eastbound lane on Cedar Hills Drive between 4000 West and Canyon Road will be closed to traffic. Please observe detour signs for access to Canyon Road.

Youth Fishing Classes - Register Now!

Highland’s youth fishing classes focus on educating youth about fishing and aquatic resources. Classes are held for four weeks on Thursday evenings, beginning May 7, from 5:30 to 7:00 at Highland Glen Park. Cost is $20, which includes an instruction manual, bait, tackle, and a T-shirt.

Cedar Hills Is First Utah County City to Conduct Vote-by-Mail Elections

On February 3, 2015, the Cedar Hills City Council unanimously voted to authorize the 2015 Primary and General Municipal Elections to be conducted entirely using vote by mail, a system where all residents vote using absentee ballots. Cedar Hills will be the first city in Utah County to conduct a vote-by-mail election. More information may be found in the Press Release.

$500 Reward Offered for Vandalism Information

We are disappointed to report that the face panels on the city’s Community Recreation Center sign, located at the intersection of Canyon Road and Bayhill Drive, have been extensively vandalized on six different occasions since its installation less than six months ago. The face panels for this sign cost over $1,000 to replace, so the city has been temporarily repairing the panel

Family Festival Dates Set

Mark your calendars and join us for the 2015 Cedar Hills Family Festival the week of June 1, culminating with a parade and Fireworks Spectacular on June 6. We are excited to announce that we’ve selected a new carnival company, which will provide a wider range of rides for all ages and a better level of customer service. In addition to last year's events, we expect to add several new ones to appeal to the different interests and age groups of our community. Watch the city newsletter and website for more details.

New Arts Council Seeks Volunteers

The newly formed Cedar Hills Citizens Advisory Arts Council is seeking residents, age 16 and up, who want to be part of this volunteer council to promote the arts in Cedar Hills. If interested, please contact the city’s front desk or Emily Cox at

Have You Seen the Bookmobile?

The Utah County Bookmobile comes to town every other Monday (May 4 &18) from 1:00 to 2:30 and will be parked at the LDS church located at the roundabout behind Walmart. This service is offered at no cost to the city or its residents. You may obtain a library card  directly from the bookmobile when it is in Cedar Hills.

Candidate Filing Period for the 2015 Municipal Elections

There will be a municipal election this year for the following offices: Three (3) city council positions (four-year terms, January 2016 to January 2020). The candidate filing period is between Monday, June 1, and Monday, June 8. Interested parties may file for office in person with the city recorder at the Cedar Hills city office at 10246 N Canyon Road during normal office hours: Monday through Thursday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. A fee of $35 is required at the time of filing. The statutory qualification requirements for municipal office are:

Motorized Vehicles Prohibited on City Property

No motorized vehicles are allowed on city property, i.e. parks, golf course, etc. ATVs and other vehicles on the lawns at Mesquite and other parks damage the grass and sprinklers. These activities severely damage the turf, and in some cases takes an entire season to restore. Please be considerate in this regard to help maintain and protect this valuable resource.