DEVELOPERS BEHIND OLYMPIA HILLS DEVELOPMENT TO HOLD TWO TOWN HALL MEETINGS ON REVISED PROPOSAL THIS WEEK
The developers behind the Olympia Hills project have announced two open houses and have invited members of the public to attend to learn more about their revised project proposal and "convey any comments they might have about the future community."

Open houses will be held on March 13 (Bastian Elementary) and 14 (Golden Fields Elementary), from 6-7:30 p.m. Residents who have questions or concerns about the project are encouraged to attend.

The Olympia Hills project area lies to the west of Herriman, and was first proposed last year prior to being vetoed by the county mayor. Click here to read the Riverton City Council's initial statement in opposition to the project.
RACE THE MAYOR IN THE RIVERTON HALF MARATHON
Sign up for the Riverton Half Marathon on Saturday, March 30, to race Mayor Staggs! Last year, Mayor Staggs personally donated $5 for every runner who bested him to Kauri Sue Hamilton School and has pledged to do the same this year. Don’t worry, he clocks an average 10-minute 30-second mile and over 250 runners bested him last year.

Kauri Sue Hamilton School, located in Riverton, is a school for students with significant disabilities. The school serves students from communities within Jordan School District.

Runners are encouraged to register soon for the Half Marathon and work to best Mayor Staggs on the day of the race!

**NOTE: This will be a personal donation by Mayor Trent Staggs, with no public monies being used. 
YOUNG ARTISTS AND CREATORS INVITED TO SUBMIT ENTRIES TO THE NOT YOUR PARENTS ART SHOW; DEADLINE WEDNESDAY
We're on the hunt for creators and artists between the ages of 5 and 20 years old to enter artwork into Riverton City's annual Not Your Parents Art Show. The art show takes place March 25 to April 24 at the Old Dome Meeting Hall.

Artwork entry applications are due by March 13. Details at the button below.
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REMINDER: TIME TO CLOSE YOUR SECONDARY WATER VALVE
Riverton City will begin maintenance on the secondary water system on March 15. To ensure your irrigation system is not damaged and that your property is not flooded, secondary water connection valves should be turned off prior to that date. The valves are located in the green secondary water box, most likely in your front yard. Secondary water will be available for use beginning May 1.
Awards & Recognitions
Riverton Resident Orson Colby Wins Youth National Championship
Big congratulations to Riverton Resident Orson Colby for winning the youth men's luge national championship! Orson took home the championship title at the National Youth Championship in Park City on March 3. Orson is currently a 7th Grade student at Oquirrh Hills Middle School. He hopes to one day compete in the Winter Olympics!
Riverton City Choice Awards for Excellence in Education
Congratulations to Oquirrh Hills Middle School students Saydee Lambert (center-left), Joshua Jacobson (2nd from left), and teacher Catherine Maxfield (2nd from right) for receiving the Riverton City Choice Awards for Excellence in Education! They are pictured here with Councilwoman Tawnee McCay (left), Mayor Trent Staggs (center-right), and OHMS Principal Donna Hunter (right).
Mayor Issues Proclamation Declaring March as Women's History and Leadership Month
Mayor Trent Staggs issued a proclamation on March 1 designating March as "Women's History and Leadership Month" in Riverton and recognized all the women who have served in the city throughout its history, including current Councilwomen Tish Buroker, Tawnee McCay, and Tricia Tingey.

Councilwoman Tish Buroker recently organized a meeting with women who have held elected office in the city. Those who attended are pictured in this photo from left to right, including: Gayla Brinkerhoff, Karma Bentson, Tish Buroker, Jan Wells, Tricia Tingey, and Tawnee McCay.
City & Community Announcements
City Job Openings
  • Administrative Assistant - Public Works Department

Click here for job and application details.

Glass Recycling
A glass recycling collection bin has been placed behind City Hall for use as needed. Residents are save their drop their glass recycling their as needed. The bin is accessible from Park Avenue.

Landfill Disposal Vouchers Available
Disposal vouchers for the Trans-Jordan Landfill are available at the Riverton City Utility Billing Office at 12830 S Redwood Road in Riverton. The vouchers will be available until June 30, 2019. Limit of two per household.

Library Event Calendar
To view the Riverton Library's March event calendar, click here.

Mayor's Minute Video
To view the latest Mayor's Minute video introducing Riverton City's new police commanders, click here.

RHS Boys Soccer
The RHS Boys Soccer team would like to invite the community to their home games. Most varsity games begin at 3:30 p.m. and are followed by the junior varsity games at 5:15 p.m. Admission is free and frequent prizes and swag are given out. Click here to view the schedule.

Shoe Donation Initiative
Miss Riverton Gabby Hindoian is collecting shoes for  #Soles4Soles . The shoes will go to people who are in need all over the world! There is a donation drop box at City Hall near the Recreation Department window. Donated shoes should be in good condition. Please consider donating if you are able.
Have a community announcement you'd like listed in the next Riverton Recap? Please email Casey Saxton with your information at csaxton@rivertoncity.com . Submissions must be relevant to the community at large to be listed here. All announcements will be reviewed and included at the discretion of the Riverton City Communications Department.
Upcoming Events & Programs
URINETOWN: THE MUSICAL
**Begins this week!**

March 15-25, 2019
10 showings to choose from!

Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center
12830 S Redwod Rd
Riverton, UT 84065

Winner of three Tony Awards, three Outer Critics Circle Awards, two Lucille Lortel Awards and two Obie Awards, Urinetown is a hilarious musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, municipal politics and musical theatre itself! Hilariously funny and touchingly honest, Urinetown provides a fresh perspective on one of America's greatest art forms.

Click here to join the Facebook event.
RIVERTON YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION QPR TRAINING

Thursday, March 21, 2019
7-8:30 p.m.

UFA Fire Station #124
12662 S 1300 W
RIverton, Utah 84065

QPR is to suicide what CPR is to cardiac arrest. If enough people in the community are trained to recognize the signs of suicide and intervene appropriately, we can reduce the number of suicide deaths in our youth.

QPR training is open to anyone interested. All community members who interact with youth on a regular basis are encouraged to attend.

Healthy Riverton provides the training for free and can train specific groups.
March 14 – Planning Commission Meeting – City Hall – 6:30 p.m.
March 15 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 16 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day
March 18 – Not Your Parents Art Show Begins – Old Dome Meeting Hall
March 18 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 19 – City Council Meeting – 7 p.m. – City Hall
March 19 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 20 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 21 – Youth Suicide Prevention QPR Training – 7 p.m. – Fire Station #124
March 22 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 22 – Riverton Half Marathon & 4Life 5K In-Person Registration Ends – runnercard.com
March 23 – “Urinetown” The Musical – 7 p.m. – Community Center
March 25 – Not Your Parents Art Show Open House – 6-8 p.m. – Old Dome Meeting Hall
March 28 – Planning Commission Meeting – 6:30 p.m. – City Hall
March 29 – Riverton Half Marathon & 4Life 5K Late Registration Ends – runnercard.com
March 30 – Riverton Half Marathon & 4Life 5K – 9 a.m. – Riverton City Park

To see the Riverton City online calendar, click here.
Riverton in the News
City Information
Elected Officials

Trent Staggs - Mayor
Sheldon Stewart - District 1
Tricia Tingey - District 2
Tawnee McCay - District 3
Tish Buroker - District 4
Brent Johnson - District 5

Click here for the Mayor's contact info, here for City Council contact info, or here to view the district map.
Administration

Konrad Hildebrandt - City Manager
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Riverton City Hall
12830 S Redwood Rd
Riverton, Utah 84065

(801) 254-0704

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Building - (801) 208-3127
Cemetery - (801) 208-3128
Code Enforcement - (801) 208-3104
Justice Court - (801) 208-3131
Parks & Recreation - (801) 208-3101
Planning & Zoning - (801) 208-3138
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Public Works - (801) 208-3162
Recorder - (801) 208-3126
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