ATK, La-Z-Boy and Utah Transit Authority are among the six entities that were honored for outstanding efforts to reduce the amount of waste or pollution at the Utah Pollution Prevention Association?s annual awards presented Thursday at the Utah Department
The Salt Lake County Engineering Division is hosting a Watershed Symposium on October 3 & 4, 2007 at the SouthTowne Expo Center (9575 South State Street).
The Watershed Symposium provides an opportunity for local residents, environmental advocates, an
Many activities are scheduled for National Public Lands Day in Utah.
This annual event:
* Educates Americans about critical environmental and natural resources issues and the need for shared stewardship of these valued, irreplaceable lands;
Celebrate as Wasach Mountain State Park opens the orchard for its first apple picking harvest. Come pick and taste the mountain-fresh apples and learn to make apple juice using an old cider press. Learn about the historical farmhouse, creamery, and the or
The state of Utah contains many hydrologic units and the relevant units have been aggregated into a new composite layer that includes some features that cross the state boundary (these have been split at the boundary into 2 features) and, also some featur
The Best Practice Fair is Oct. 5 at the College of Eastern Utah in Price and runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a regional meeting of the Utah Afterschool Network from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The workshops and presentations are designed for those involved with af
ARCHIVES MONTH is an annual event sponsored by archives and special collections from across Utah.
Archives showcases include academic, private, corporate, religious and governmental repositories. All events are free and open to the public.
Landslides in 2005 and 2006 that damaged houses in approved, permitted subdivisions highlighted a need to evaluate the land-use-regulation process in Utah and identify possible improvements to prevent future losses.
To perform this evaluation, Utah Go
The Senior Expo features free admission, 25+ free medical screenings thanks to our fantastic sponsors, 175+ exhibits, bingo, great prizes, free transportation, and a sales pressure free environment for seniors and caregivers to access the information and
According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, (CDC), there will be plenty of influenza vaccine supplies for the 2007-2008 season. The Utah Department of Health (UDOH) and the Utah Adult Immunization Coalition (UAIC) encourage everyone to be vac
The 2007 Zero Fatalities Safety Summit is an opportunity for safety officials and advocates to share experiences, opportunities, and successes in improving safety in our communities.
Snow Canyon State Park (Ivins, UT)
Wildlife Detectives: Snow Canyon Family Adventure Night Series (FANS). Discover which animals live in the park and how to decipher clues they leave behind. During this program, take a short hike in the desert then make
Today, there are thousands of full university courses and tens of thousands of learning modules available as open educational resources under open licenses like those offered by Creative Commons. Open Education 2007 will focus specifically on localizing
What's Goin' Down Up North has been scheduled for September 27, 2007. This is the second annual Summit to partner and showcase business and economic development activity in Box Elder, Cache, Franklin and Rich counties. It will be held at USU Innovation Ca
The State of Utah's web portal, was awarded 1st Place in the 2007 Best of The Web competition sponsored by the National Center for Digital Government. The Best of Web is an annual awards program that recognizes the most innovative, user-friendly state and
Flying WILD is a new bird conservation education program now available in Utah through the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources' Project WILD program, in partnership with the Council for Environmental Education.
Educator Training is scheduled for Septem
A chance to view and learn more about migrating birds of prey will be available Sept. 22, during Utah's annual Raptor Watch Day.
Viewing will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Orem Overlook along Squaw Peak Road, east of Orem.
Santa Clara's Swiss Days celebration includes handicrafts, fun activities, heritage displays, concerts, food, and more.
The Utah Office of Ethnic Affairs, The Governor's Office of Economic Development and their sponsors are pleased to invite you to their second annual Ethnic Business Conference "Success on the Rise". The conference will be held October 10, 2007 from 8:00 a
Search the U-PASS results to see how your school performed on standard tests.
This conference covers a variety of emergency management topics for managers at all levels of government..
The new edition of this resource handbook is now available! The book uses a question and answer format to cover legal topics of special concern to women in such areas as consumer transactions, domestic relations, employment, education, and health care.
Docents at the Utah State Capitol are interpreters trained to relate, in an exciting and meaningful way, information highlighting the Capitol, its grounds,its artwork, and artifacts, exhibitions and events. If you are interested in joining a dynamic, moti
The Bear River Heritage Area straddles the Idaho-Utah border where the Great Basin and the Rocky Mountains meet. It is home to a strong agricultural economy, history-laced landscape, and abundant natural beauty. Retrace the footsteps of early fur traders,
Right now, Utah stands alone economically, leading the nation in employment growth with a 4.5-percent rate (June 2007). Utah stands out because that rate of growth is so far ahead of the next closest state, Arizona, whose growth rate measures 3.4 percent.
UDOT is implementing Utah's first CFI (continuous flow intersection) at 3500 South and Bangerter Highway to improve traffic flow through the area. CFI is a new approach to intersection design. Compared to a traditional intersection, it reduces the steps i
The Division of Wildlife Resources has finished conducting surveys of Gunnison's prairie dogs in southeastern Utah. Other state wildlife agencies in Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona are also finishing identical surveys within their boundaries.
Come apply for a U.S. passport! Bring a birth certificate, previous passport, or a naturalization certificate (if you are foreign born). Bring a valid state or government photo ID. Bring a check or money order. You can get passport pictures at the fair. C
On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created.
The Utah State Library (USL) celebrated its 50th anniversary with a gala event hosted by Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr. and First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman at the Governor?s Mansion on September 13, 2007. The State Library began in the Governor?s Mansion horse
The South Davis Transit DEIS is being conducted to identify the best transit solution and or solutions for South Davis County. A joint stakeholder and public involvement program has been developed as part of the South Davis Transit plan and you can partic
The Utah Pandemic Flu Plan was completed in August and is now available online.
The 2007 Survivorship Summit will
offer concurrent sessions on both Adult
and Childhood Cancers.
Helpful information on survivorship
will be addressed by medical personnel
Register for 2007 Youth Pheasant Hunts. Date of hunts: Nov. 10, 2007. We will take applications until slots are filled.
Gold Medal Schools have safe routes to school, offer healthy food choices, encourage physical activity, fight tobacco use, and reward kids with non-food items. Each school determines the pace of the program with help from mentors, principals, a teacher or
Most first-time home buyers are familiar with various types of insurance (e.g., auto, life), but are unaware of what title insurance is, and the role it plays in real estate transactions. In the rush to close such transactions as quickly as possible, titl
At this workshop, business and industry professionals will help you learn the skills you need to help you run a successful small business.
State oversight of radioactive materials in Utah adequately protects public health, according to the preliminary audit findings of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
"We are very satisfied with the results," said Dane Finerfrock, director of
The Division of Consumer Protection is asking Utah consumers to go online to www.donotcall.gov or call 1-888-382-1222 to check the status of their phone number registration with the National Do Not Call Registry. The Federal Trade Commission is warning co
School kids playing outside during recess on hazy winter days can breathe a little easier in the wake of a Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)-participating study.
Preliminary findings of a 2006-07 pilot study at Greenville Elementary in Cache Co