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Lorin Farr pool available for Summer evening rental June 2 - August 26 - 03/31/07 01:18 PM
Starting April 1st, you can reserve Lorin Farr pool for parties and events on evenings from June 2 through August 26 (available between 7:30pm and 11:00pm). The cost iss $90 / hour. Reservations must be made at least 2 weeks in advance and all fees must be paid at time reservation is made to hold the reservation. For more information call 801-629-8253 or visit http://www.ogdencity.com/. (0 comments)
Site plan approved for 6 screen theatre complex in Syracuse - 03/31/07 12:48 PM
The Syracuse city council has approved site plan for a theatre complex being developed by Hawes Brubaker Neider. The theatre will be located near 2200 W, Antelope Drive, West of Wal-Mart. Additional businesses planning to open in the area, include Wingers, Baskin-Robins, and a tanning salon. Construction for the theatre could begin as early as April 2007. (0 comments)
Bond to pay for enclosure at North Shore Aquatic Center may be voted on in June - 03/31/07 12:36 PM
North Ogden residents may be voting in June on whether to support a general obligation bond of up to $2 million to pay for an enclosure at the North Shore Aquatic Center. A poll of local residents indicates that the bond would increase taxes about $26 on a $167,000 house. The proposed enclosure would be mostly glass with a rectractable roof and would be 95 x 122 feet. The North Ogden City Council will vote on April 10th to decide whether the proposed general obligation bond should be included on the ballet during public elections to be held June 26th, 2007. (0 comments)
Culinary water reservoir approved for Bison Creek Ranch subdivision (Hwy 39) - 03/31/07 06:46 AM
The Ogden Valley Planning Commission has approved a culinary water reservoir that will supply a new development off of Highway 39. The Bison Creek Ranch development will include 150 high end homes, trails, and some wet lands. The developer Destination Eden, has also received approval for a sewage plant that will serve the subdivision a few smaller divisions that are planned for the area. (0 comments)
North Ogden Cherry Day candidates to meet - 03/22/07 10:52 PM
Girls who currently attend Weber High or have attended Weber, and are between the ages of seventeen and twenty four, Who live or work in North Ogden and have an interest in being a contestant for the annual North Ogden Scholarship Pageant can attend a meeting held on March 29th 2007 at 6 pm. The meeting will be held at North Ogden's city office located at 2685 N 550 E. For more information you can contact Tiffani Nye at 801-644-5123. Good luck! (0 comments)
US Congress passes bill that would investigate increasing capacity of Willard Bay - 03/21/07 12:52 AM
The Arthur B. Watkins Dam Enlargment Act bill (H.R. 839), sponsored by Rep. Bob Bishop, was passed by Congress on Monday. The bill authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, Dirk Kempthome, to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of increasing the capacity of the Arthur V. Watkins Dam Weber Basin Project, i.e. Willard Bay. Orin Hatch is sponsoring a similar bill (S. 512) in the Senate with similar wording for the study. The primary of such a study would be to examine a potential way of increasing / retaining fresh water to supply the growing communities in the area. Please post (0 comments)
First-class mail increases to 41 cents on May 14th, 2007. - 03/21/07 12:43 AM
The United States Postal Service will be increasing the cost of first-class mail (one ounce rate) to 41 cents on May 14, 2007. The postal service will be offering a Forever Stamp at the new rate (41 cents) that will still be valid for first-class postage after any future price increases. It is not apparent when Forever Stamps will be available. If someone knows, I would appreciate a comment on my main blog. Thanks. (1 comments)
Proposed Subdivision in East Ogden - 03/20/07 09:29 PM
The approval of a new subdivision that will calls for 28 lots in East Ogden has residents having mixed reactions. Some think it will bring new life to the area east of Simoron Avenue at Hudson street. Some, that it will have to many homes and less room for animal life. The proposed subdivision is 10 acres in size. It would be phase 2 of the Alta Vista subdivision. The subdivision also has plans of extending Hudson street across the way from the vacant lot to the esar, with cul-de-sac streets coming off of it from the south and the north. (0 comments)
Conditional-use permit approved for Sewage Treatment plant at 8150 E. Highway 39 - 03/18/07 10:12 PM
The Ogden Valley Planning Commision approved a conditional-use permit for a sewage treatment plant that will serve a proposed 150 home subdivision (Bison Creek Ranch) and several smaller subdivisions. The treatment plant is being designed to look like a barn and will use membrane bioreactor technology. Weber County will govern the plant, once its built. The treatment plant will be able to service approximately 225 homes. Destination Eden, the developer of Bison Creek Ranch, is also working to get approval for a culinary water reservoir that will supply the subdivision. Please post any comments you wish to make on my primary blog. Thanks. (0 comments)
Farr West City Recreation Softball and Baseball Sign Up Dates - 03/15/07 04:42 PM
Registration will be held March 19-23 2007 from 3pm-7pm and on March 24th at 8 am - 12pm at the recreation office. Kindergarten is T-Ball and costs $22.00 1st and 2nd grade is coach pitch and is $22.00 as well. Third grade is machine pitch and fourth-ninth grade is regulation and is $25.00. Have a great season! (0 comments)
3rd Annual Grace Race 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk and Tot-Trot (May 5, 2007) - 03/14/07 01:31 AM
Have some fun and donate to charity in May at the 3rd Annual Grace Race. All proceeds to benefit St. Anne's Center and The Chistmas Box House. In loving memory of last years overall Grace Race winner and first director of Ascension Lutheran's youth ministry, Jon Francis (lost in Sawtooth Mountains, July 15, 2006). Date: Saturday May 5, 2007Start Times: 7:45 am 2 mile walk, 8:00am 5K runLocation: Orton Park (Green Acres), 600 E 2050 W, North Ogden, UTPre-registration (before April 21): $15Late registration: $20 (Race T-Shirt not guaranteed for late entries). Entry forms available at http://www.ascensionlutheranogden.org/ or at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1105 N. Washington Blvd, (0 comments)
AYSO Region 9/R/0287 To begin Spring Season - 03/12/07 10:22 PM
Spring season begins March 29th 2007 for U-14 and Saturday March 31st for all other divisions. A Mandatory meeting for all coaches will be held on Wednesday March 14 at Weber High School at 6:30 pm FALL'07 -SPRING '08 REGISTRATION @ WEBER HIGH SCHOOL Dates: Saturday May 5th from 9am-3pm Tuesday. May 8th from 5:30pm-7:30pm Friday May 11th from 5:30pm-7:30pm * IF AVAILABLE- You may register online @www.eayso.com after April 23rd. Fill out the form in all CAPITAL letters, print out 2 and sign both and bring it with your fees. (1 comments)
Boccia's D'Italia - Godfather of the Bride comedy murder mystery - 03/08/07 02:39 AM
Are you looking for something different to do? How about a comedy murder mystery dinner at Boccia's D'Italia, Ogden, Utah on March 23, 2007. You can buy discounted tickets online ($35 each). A description of Godfather of the Bride from the official Hunt Mysteries website: "In the comedy murder mystery, Chicago's No. 1 crime boss, Don Donatello Giovani, opens his Opera Lover's Convention Hall (speakeasy) to a wedding reception for his about-to-designated No. 2 man, Fingers Vinerelli, and his new bride, Bunny Beckenstein. But something dastardly interrupts the festivities. Other characters are the mother, Carla Beckenstein, Trixie Marachino, the Don's bodyguard, Inspector Cluesup and (0 comments)
North Ogden Residents Can Register on-line for swim programs - 03/05/07 11:45 PM
April 2-15, 2007 Residents can sign up for lessons. This can be done at http://www.northogdencity.com/. On April 16, 2007 on-line registration is open to non-residents as well. On May 1, 2007, anyone can register in person. Monday-Friday 3-6pm. On Saturday May 26th, 2007 North Shore opens for the summer swim season. North Shore Aquatic Center will be hiring over 50 lifeguards for 2007. All lifeguards and swim instructors must be American Red Cross Certified by April and be at least 16 years old. For more information call Michele at 801-782-9712. (0 comments)
2007 Kickball sign up's for North Ogden City - 03/05/07 11:43 PM
The North Ogden Pre-K Kickball league is open to boys and girls who be starting Kindeergarten in August 2007. This league teaches the basic fundamentals of baseball/softball and will will get your child ready for next year's t-ball season. Each player receives a N.Ogden kickball hat. All games are played on Tuesday's and Thursday's 5pm. June 5-28 $20.00 for residents and $30.00 for non residents. REGISTERATION IS MARCH 5-24 (0 comments)
2007 Baseball and Softball sign up's for North Ogden City - 03/05/07 11:41 PM
Monday- Friday March 5-23 9am-5pm Saturday march 24 10am-1pmKindergarten -Coed TBall1st grade-3rd grade$22.00 with last year's jersey$34.00 jersey included4th-9th grade- Player Pitch$42.00-jersey includedREGISTER BY MARCH 24TH TO ENSURE PLACEMENT ON A TEAM On a personal note, ours kids have really enjoyed the North Ogden sports. North Ogden is always looking for coaches so don't hesitate to sign up as a coach if you can. (0 comments)
Possible Subdivision on the Highway between Huntsville and Causey Reservior - 03/05/07 11:38 PM
A preliminary plan has been approved for 150 homes to be built off of Highway 39. There would also be a sewage treatment plan that would serve the new homes. At a recent meeting, some commissioners support and some oppose. The concern that was voiced at a meeting was to protect the wetlands. There was talk about ways that the homes could be built and the wetlands can also be protected. The builder is Destination Eden and the propsed land is 460 acres of land. (0 comments)
Ogden city requires carbon monoxide detectors in homes by 1 Nov 2007 - 03/02/07 12:52 AM
On 20 Feb 2007, the Ogden city council approved an ordinance requiring all Ogden homes have a carbon monoxide dectector by 1 Nov 2007. The ordinance specifies that homeowners without a detector could be fined a $50 civil penalty, but would waive the penalty if a detector is installed within 30 days. The ciy has approximately 875 carbon monoxide detectors that they plan to sell to the public for $8 each. Proceeds from fines and detector sales, will be used to purchase more detectros for sale to the public. (0 comments)
Daylight Savings Time - Move clock forward one hour - 03/02/07 12:49 AM
The Energy Policy Act of 2005 signed by George W. Bush, has expanded the Daylight Saving Time (DST) period. We are moving our clocks ahead one hour almost a month earlier this year. On March 11th, 2:00 am your clock should be moved ahead one hour. This expanded time period may continue depending on a study by the Department of Energy on the impacts of the time change. DST is not observed in Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and Arizona. The Navajo Nation does observe DTS (even in Arizona). For more information, click here. (0 comments)
Standard Examiner Home & Garden Show - 03/02/07 12:48 AM
Standard Examiner is having their Spring 2007 Home and Garden Show ! March 2-4 2007Golden Spike Event CenterWeber County Fairgrounds1000 N 1200 W Ogden 10 am to 9 pm Friday and Saturday - 10 am to 5 pm Sunday If you are looking forward to spring, this would be a great event to attend. My husband always looks forward to growing a garden and has filled our home with plenty of plants. (0 comments)
North Ogden City plans to upgrade North Ogden Park in 2008 - 03/02/07 12:46 AM
North Ogden City has big plans for the North Ogden Park ( currently located on 2650 North) North Ogden Elementary school and the park swapped land in 2005. The plan is for North Ogden elementary to be torn down and rebuilt on where the current park and the old North Ogden pool was. The new park will be built where the Elementary was located. The projected year will be in 2008. Standard- Examiner reports that the new plans call for more trees being planted, a 1/3 mile walking path to go around the park. The plan also includes the possibilty of a (1 comments)
Utah House Bill 365 makes eminent domain easier for Utah cities. - 03/02/07 12:43 AM
Utah House Bill 365 was unanimously approved by the Utah state senate on Wednesday (28 Feb 2007) and was passed by the Utah House last week (64-3 vote). HB 365 requires an 80% majority of residential owners or 75% of commercial owners to give approval in petition form before redevelopment agencies can exercise eminent domain over a project area. Eminent domain could also be exercised if approvals are received from owners of 70% of the residential value or 60% of commercial value in the area. This means that individual owners will no longer be able to block the sale of their property if their (5 comments)
This is a blog about news in Northern Utah. You can Search for Utah Real Estate via the MLS on my website at NatalieLarsen.com - no registration. I am a REALTOR here in North Ogden and want to provide real estate related information people in the area may not be aware of. If you have something you would like me to post feel free to contact me at Mail@NatalieLarsen.com. Thanks.
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