The Town of Springdale is seeking a full time police officer to work for the Springdale/Zion Canyon Police Department. Qualified applicants must be have a Category I Utah POST certificate upon appointment, and have five (5) or more years of experience as a police officer to apply. Applicants must possess a valid Utah Drivers License, be able to pass a drug test, and possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
Police Chief Kurt Wright has officially resigned from the Springdale/Zion Canyon Department of Public Safety effective August 1, 2015. The Town of Springdale wishes to acknowledge and express our appreciation for the many years Kurt has served the residents, businesses and guests of Springdale. Kurt will be deeply missed. We wish him all the best as he moves forward into new opportunities and endeavors. When you have an opportunity to see him, please thank him for his service and dedication to the Town.
~ Mayor Smith
The Town will host a series of night sky events through the summer. These events offer the opportunity to learn more about astronomy, star gazing, and the importance of dark night skies. Most events feature a night sky themed presentation followed by astronomer led star gazing. Come experience Zion Canyon's night skies like you never have before. All events are FREE and are held at the Canyon Community Center. Start times vary between 8:00 and 9:00pm and will be publicized prior to each event.
June 23 (Tuesday) - Phillip Moore, Hurricane High Science Teacher and Accomplished Astronomer
July 22 (Wednesday) - Jim and Helen Hill, Astronomy VIPS - Cedar Breaks National Monument
August 11 (Tuesday) - The Dark Rangers, Professional Astronomers and Dark Night Sky Advocates
The Planning Commission is currently updating the General Plan. Community input and feedback during this process is essential. Please help the Commission as they plan for the future of the Town by submitting your comments and insights.
There are a number of ways to give the Commission your input, as listed below:
1. Submit written comments on the General Plan and your vision for the Town through the link below:
2. Give your thoughts on the visual appearance of the community by taking the survey in the link below:
3. Submit your written comments via email to email@example.com.
The Commission meets the first Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm to discuss the General Plan update. These meetings are always open to the community. Please take an active role in helping shape the future of the community by particpating in the General Plan process.