Series 23610
Enoch (Utah) Planning Commission minutes

Dates: 1980-

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

Utah law authorizes each municipality to establish a planning commission(UCA 10-9-201(1)(a), 1997), and outlines the responsibilities of that commission. The planning commission is responsible for preparing and recommending a general plan for municipal growth and development, and for recommending zoning ordinances. The commission may be responsible for administering the provisions of the zoning ordinances. It can recommend approval or denial of subdivision applications, advise the legislative body, and hear or decide any matters that the legislative body designates, including the approval or denial of conditional use permits (UCA 10-9-204, 1997).

The Enoch City Council passed an ordinance creating a planning commission in 1980, and the commission held its first meeting on October 7 of that year. The planning commission immediately began gathering information for a general plan. The planning commission deals with issues such as annexation, building permits, conditional use applications, subdivision requests, and zoning ordinances. The minutes include the date and place of meeting, list those in attendance, and summarize the business discussed.


Chronological by meeting date.

Related Records

Codified ordinances from Enoch (Utah), Series 23604, contain the complete simplified code of all general city ordinances. The planning and zoning commission is responsible for zoning ordinances.

City Council minutes from Enoch (Utah), Series 23605, contain minutes of the city council which works closely with the planning commission.

General Plan committees minutes from Enoch (Utah), Series 23609, discuss the creation of a general plan for Enoch, which was to be a guideline for planning commission decisions.

Board of Adjustment minutes from Enoch (Utah), Series 23611, contain a lengthy discussion of the planning commission's decision to allow commercial zoning and construction of multiple-family housing in Enoch.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

Records in this series dating from 1980-2000 were microfilmed at Southern Utah University under the direction of the Utah State Archives in July 2001 and the microfilm was archivally processed by Rosemary Cundiff in September 2001. The original paper records dating from 1980-2011 were processed by Alan Barnett in January 2015 after they were transferred to the Archives.

Indexing Terms

  • Land use--Planning--Enoch (Utah).
  • Land use--Law and legislation--Enoch (Utah).
  • Enoch (Utah)--Zoning.
  • Enoch (Utah)--Zoning--Maps.

Container List

1 n/a 1 1980 Oct-1993 Dec
2 n/a 1 1994 Jan-1996 Dec
3 n/a 1 1997 Jan-2000 Dec
n/a pending 1 2001 Jan-2005 Dec
n/a pending 2 2006 Jan-2011 Dec

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