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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Poetry Competition

National Poetry Month Poster

Why not take time to unleash your inner poet, and get a chance to win a Amazon Gift Card?

During April the Library will host a Poetry Competition with prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age groups:

Children ages 5-12

Teens ages 13-18

Adults a...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Curbside Delivery and Phone Service Suspended

Notice that the library is no longer doing curbside pickup service

Due to Governor Herbert’s latest COVID-19 directive the Library has decided to suspend our curbside delivery and phone service until at least April 14th.  We hope patrons will continue to take advantage of our online resources and virtu...

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Highlights - Library
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Tumble Book Library

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The Library has added a new online resource for families to use from home.  Tumble Book Library offers always available electronic picture books, children’s and teen fiction and nonfiction, educational videos, and other educational mate...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Virtual Programs Now Available

Information about online children's programs offered by the Library

Check out our new virtual programs on Facebook and on this website. 

To find virtual Story Time with Ms Dorraine, go to the main Library page, and click on the Youtube, Instagram, or Facebook buttons near the Online Catalog Search box.

To ...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 2, 2020

Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON ADJUSTMENT BY HIGHLAND CITY

OF ITS COMMON BOUNDARIES WITH ALPINE CITY

The City Council of Highland City has adopted a resolution indicating its intent to adjust its municipal boundaries with Alpine City in order that the real pro...

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Public Notices
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Public Hearing

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The Highland City Council will hold a public hearing on April 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm, or as soon thereafter as possible, in the Highland City Council Chambers, 5400 West Civic Center Dr, Highland, UT. The City Council will receive public comments concerning ...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 13, 2020

Highland City's Response to COVID-19

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The COVID-19 pandemic is ever evolving and Highland City is working hard to do its part to slow the spread and follow the State’s Utah Leads Together Plan. Below are the most up-to-date safeguards the City has in place.

City Hall

City Hall is operating through drop boxes in the lobby of the building. We encourage residents to conduct their business with the City via phone at 801-756-5751 or online at www.HighlandCity.org. We have made adjustments in order to provide all s...

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What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: April 3, 2020

2020 Resident Survey

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The 2020 Resident Survey has been extended until Tuesday, April 14. If you haven't already, take this extra opportunity to give us your feedback. http://bit.ly/HC-survey20

Please only fill out one per household. There are 17 questions and none of them are required. If you have no opinion about any question, please skip it. Individual responses will not be tracked and will be kept anonymous. Survey results will be shared at ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Highland Business Information During COVID-19

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We encourage all Highland residents to continue to support our local businesses within the guidelines set by our Health Officials during this quarantine period.

This information was submitted by the businesses and is not a comprehensive list of all commercial businesses in Highland. The below information was up-to-date as of March 31. Click on the images for a pdf version of the tables.

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What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Pressurized Irrigation System

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The team at Highland City is working to ensure all utilities including pressurized irrigation function properly during the COVID-19 pandemic. As such, we will begin recharging the system around April 1.

Make sure your stop and waste valves are shut off while the system is being loaded. If valves are not shut off, flooding may occur. Once the system is fully operational by April 15, individual sprinkling systems can then be loaded by residents. 

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What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Accessory Dwelling Unit / Basement Apartment Ordinance

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City Council recently passed an ordinance modifying accessory dwelling units / basement apartments in the City and establishing conditions which must be met to keep the residential character of our neighborhoods protected.

Some of these conditions include, but are not limited to the following:

  •  Accessory dwelling unit shall only be permitted in single-family homes that are owner occupied. 
  • Accessory dwelling unit shall not be permitted in detached accessory ...
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What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Referendum of the Wimbleton Subdivision Open Space Disposal and Removal of Neighborhood Option Trail

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On December 3, 2019, City Council approved the Open Space Disposal and Removal of Neighborhood Trails in the Wimbleton Subdivision.

On December 10, 2019, citizens of Highland City filed a referendum application challenging that law and ordered that it be referred to the voters for their approval at a future municipal election. In order for the law to be placed on the ballot, sponsors ...

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What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Planning Commission Brief

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View a brief on the most recent Planning Commission Meeting

Planning Commission brief for March 24, 2020:

  • The Planning Commission recommended APPROVAL for the text amendment for Table 3-47a of the Highland City Development Code relating to land use in the Town Center Overlay.
  • The Planning Commission recommended APPR...
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What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Highland Fling Volunteers

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The City is already busy planning upcoming events including the 2020 Highland Fling (July 25- Aug 1). These events bring the community together and are a wonderful way to meet new people and get involved. Volunteers are crucial to their success!

If you are interested in volunteering or helping to plan these great community events, please email us at events@highlandcity.org. Please include specifics about events you are interested in and skills you would like to share.

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Additional Info... What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Recyclable Items

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Do you ever feel confused about what can go in the recycling bin? Just remember, Top 10 in the Bin!

Infographic showing what items can be recylced

Additional Info... What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Historical Society

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Did you know the Highland Historical Society has a small museum in the Community Center that displays a collection of historical household items and small tools?

In addition, the Society has a large number of family and area histories available online at http://bit.ly/HC-history. The Society meets the third Wednesday of each month in the museum at 7:00PM. For more information, or to schedule a tour of the museum, ...

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Histories and More Information What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Short Term Rental Ordinance

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City Council recently passed an ordinance allowing short-term rentals in the City and establishing conditions which must be met to keep the residential character of our neighborhoods protected.

Some of these conditions include, but are not limited to the following:

 • Owners of short-term rentals are required to have a Highland City business license and are subject to taxes and fees, including the transient room tax.  

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Additional Info... What's Happening in Highland
Posted on: August 29, 2018

Fire Fuel Reduction Guide

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Many areas of Highland are a Wildland Urban Interface which are beautiful, but also run the risk of wildfires. Check out this guide and inspection checklist to help protect your home.

Fire Fuel Reduction Guide

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