Posted on: December 6, 2017
The Ogden City Council unanimously approved an ordinance changing the name of Ogden’s voting areas from municipal wards to municipal districts. The change is strictly to terminology and does not alter the boundaries or number of districts.
“The term ‘munic...Read on...
Posted on: September 6, 2017
Residents packed Council Chambers on August 29th to provide feedback on whether urban chickens should be allowed in Ogden’s residential neighborhoods, and six groups gave presentations based on their areas of expertise.
In addition to the informa...Read on...
Posted on: August 24, 2017
The Ogden City Council will hold a fact finding work session at 6:00 p.m. on August 29th to gather information regarding the benefits and challenges of allowing urban chickens in Ogden’s residential neighborhoods.
Six groups have been in...Read on...
Posted on: August 16, 2017
What: The Ogden City Council will consider a proposal for the City to dissolve its existing agreement with Union Station Foundation and resume internal management of Union Station. The proposal includes having Union Station housed as a division within the...Read on...
Posted on: August 8, 2017
The Ogden City Council adopted the FY2018 City Budget, following the August 8th Truth in Taxation hearing.
As part of this year’s budget, the Council approved a proposal to maintain the FY2017 property tax rate instead of adopting the lower certi...Read on...
Posted on: July 6, 2017
The Ogden City Council encourages residents to participate in the City budget approval process. There are several remaining opportunities for public input before the Council takes final action on the budget on August 8th.
The Council will host Vi...Read on...
Posted on: June 21, 2017
The Ogden City Council, acting as the Redevelopment Agency Board, unanimously approved a resolution extending the length of the Trackline Economic Development Project Area an additional 12 years to 2045.
The extension from the original 20-year period to a ...Read on...
Posted on: June 14, 2017
The Ogden City Council has approved a developer’s proposal that allows for the construction of additional off-campus student housing on Harrison Boulevard.The approved proposal consists of three petitions:
1. An amendment to the Southeast Ogden C...Read on...
Posted on: June 9, 2017
The Ogden City Council will consider a developer’s proposal that would allow for the construction of additional off-campus student housing on Harrison Boulevard during the June 13th City Council meeting. The proposal consists of three developer-...Read on...
Posted on: June 8, 2017
The Ogden City Council has adopted the FY2018 Tentative Budget and will take action on the final budget on August 8th.
The Council encourages the public to provide feedback on the budget at the public hearings scheduled during the June 20th, July...Read on...
Posted on: May 31, 2017
Ogden City Council meetings are now live streamed on the Council’s website and social media accounts and televised on Channel 17. The live stream allows residents to watch their local government in action on computers and mobile devices anywhere...Read on...
Posted on: May 17, 2017
The Ogden City Council unanimously approved the FY2018 Financial Principles, which are used to direct financial management and budgetary decisions throughout the fiscal year. Since 2015, the Financial Principles have been adopted early in the Council&...Read on...
Posted on: April 19, 2017
The Ogden City Council unanimously approved an ordinance allowing pet owners to license a third dog in limited situations. The exception to Ogden’s two dog limit accommodates up to one additional Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) service dog...Read on...
Posted on: March 21, 2017
The Ogden City Council appointed Janene Eller-Smith as the Council’s new Executive Director during the March 21st City Council meeting.
Eller-Smith has worked for Ogden City for more than 21 years, serving in the Council Office for the past eight...Read on...
Posted on: March 16, 2017
The Ogden City Council invites high school and college students living in Ogden to compete in the Council’s first-ever student video contest. The Council is asking contestants to create an engaging short video describing the City’s bud...Read on...
Posted on: March 9, 2017
When: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Where: Ogden City Fire Station #3 | 450 North Street
Who: Ogden City personnel and elected officials will be present to provide information and answer questions regarding the upcoming North Street and Monro...Read on...
Posted on: March 1, 2017
The Ogden City Council adopted in a 7-0 vote the new Ogden City Arts and Culture Master Plan. The master plan provides a 10 to 15-year framework and roadmap for arts and cultural initiatives to move forward as a key element in enhancing quality of life, p...Read on...
Posted on: February 21, 2017
The Ogden City Council has launched a new website in an effort to increase transparency and access to the Council.
Prior to the January 30th launch, the City’s website was last updated in 2010, and the technology had become outdated. T...Read on...
Posted on: February 3, 2017
The Ogden City Council and Mayor Mike Caldwell have declared February 5-11, 2017 as “Idle-Free Week” in Ogden City. Residents are encouraged to reduce vehicle idling and unnecessary driving during this week and throughout the entire year. This effort is i...Read on...
Posted on: February 1, 2017
The Ogden City Council is exploring options to coordinate community efforts geared toward making healthy living options more accessible. The Council has invited Blue Zones to present concepts from New York Times best-selling author Dan Buettner during the...Read on...
Posted on: January 20, 2017
Ogden City Council Executive Director Bill Cook has announced his retirement, effective February 24, 2017, after more than 15 years with the City.
Prior to accepting the role of Council Executive Director in 2001, Cook worked as the Executive Off...Read on...
Posted on: January 16, 2017
The Utah Martin Luther King, Jr. Human Rights Commission recognized Ogden during the MLK Freedom Breakfast at the Marshall White Community Center for the City’s work promoting diversity, equity and human rights.
The Ogden City Council and Council Executive...Read on...
Posted on: January 5, 2017
The Ogden City Council elected Marcia L. White as Council Chair and Richard Hyer as Vice Chair for 2017 during the January 3rd City Council meeting.
Chair White was elected to the City Council in 2013 and served as Chair in 2016 and Vice Chair in 2015. Vic...Read on...
Posted on: December 21, 2016
The Ogden City Council approved on December 20th in a 6-1 vote an ordinance allowing residential vacation rentals, or the renting of a residential dwelling for a period of less than 30 days to a person or group whose primary residence is at another locati...Read on...