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Need Basic Help with Computer Skills
Are you an adult who needs some help with computer basics such as how to make
an email account, how to get on Facebook, how to do a Google search or help with
the new gadget you got? Salem City Library is putting tech savvy students
together with adults who want to learn how to operate in this tech savvy world!
Bring inyour new device, and/or just yourself and a tech savvy teen will be at the
library from 4-5 on Tuesdays.
NOTICE OF MUNICIPAL OFFICES (ELECTIONS)
To be voted on in the Salem City Municipal General Election on Nov. 3, 2015.
There are 3 City Council Member positions available—all are 4 year terms
Candidate filing period begins June 1, 2015 and ends June 8, 2015.
Declaration of Candidacy Forms or Nomination Petition must be filed in person with the Salem City Recorder at 30 West 100 South, Salem, Utah during the filing period, between the hours of 7:30 a.m.—5:30 p.m. Monday—Thursday and
7:30 a.m.—5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 5,2015.
Applications for the Miss Salem Scholarship Pageant are now available at the Salem City Offices and at the office at Salem Hills High School. All applications are due by April 1, 2015. Please return completed applications to the Salem City office or to the office at SHHS. If you have any questions, please contact Ashley Smith at 801-815-6255 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The pageant will be held Friday, June 5, 2015.
We are also looking for hostesses to assist the pageant contestants. If you are interested, please contact Ashley.
The Salem City Easter Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 4th, 9:00 a.m. at the Loafer View Recreation Center, 600 East Salem Canal Road.
Salem City is now offering Renew Choice which allows you to choose to purchase renewable energy (wind, solar etc.) in 100 kilowatt hour increments known as blocks. Each block costs $2 per month, which is an additional charge on your city bill. This gives our electrical supplier to purchase renewable energy on the customer's behalf, equal to their Renew Choice purchase. This renewable energy is then added to the energy grid in place of energy that would have come from non-renewable sources, such as coal-fired energy. You can subscribe to as many blocks as you would like. Participation is voluntary and you can discontinue at any time. Check out the link "Renew Choice" link to sign up or for more information.
Because of the warm weather recently, a few citizens have taken it upon themselves to do some spring cleaning in their yards. Along with this, they have chosen to burn yard waste including tree limbs, leaves etc. It is important to remember that burning is illegal except during a designated statewide burn period. Violators are subject to citations that would result in fines. This year the State has set the open burn period as March 30 - May 30. Permits must be obtain through the State at their website www.airquality.utah.gov they are not available at the City Office or through the County.
The Utah Valley Dispatch phone number changed several months ago - if you need a non-emergency response from the police, fire or ambulance departments please call 801-794-3970. Of course, if you have an emergency, please call 911.
Salem City uses a Community Alert tool to alert or inform residents about major events, emergencies, utilities issues, etc. The reasons to use the tool are limitless and the information will be specific to you, your family and area. This alert tool uses phones numbers as the main source of alerts, it can also use text and emails. But in order for this to work and for you to be notified, we need to make sure the city has your information. You can check your utility bill to make sure your phone numbers are correct with the city, you can email the city your information (email@example.com) or you click on the community alert tool to the left. Please help us keep you informed.
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