Series 27363
Alta (Utah) Council minutes

Dates: 1970-

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

Scope and Content

These are the minutes of meetings of the Alta Town Council. The Town of Alta was incorporated on August 20, 1970. Alta is governed by a mayor and four-member town council. Meeting minutes generally are taken by the town clerk. After approval, they are the official record of business. The minutes summarize discussions at council meetings and document all actions and decisions of the council. Recurring issues and other topics of discussion before the Alta Town Council include budget, taxes, watershed, annexations, ordinances, resolutions, dogs, lawsuits, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, sewer, water, and antimony. Since November 2007, meeting minutes have been posted on the town web site (



Related Records

Planning Commission minutes from Alta (Utah), Series 27373, provide input to the town council.

General plan from Alta (Utah), Series 27379, are the product of discussions recorded in the town council minutes.

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

Archival processing was completed by W. Glen Fairclough, Jr., in 2010.

Indexing Terms

Container List

1 1970 Jan 6-1985 Jun 18
2 1985 Jul 11-1991 Mar 14
3 1991 Mar 10-1994 Jun 9
4 1994 Jun 8-1998 Dec 10
5 1998 Dec 10-2001 Jun 25
6 2001 Jul 12-2004 Jun 17
7 2004 Jul 8-2007 Jun 21

Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.