Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 13890

Uintah County (Utah). County Commission Minutes

Dates: 1880-

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Scope and Content

This series contains minutes of regular and special meetings of the County Commission, including meetings of the commission in its role as the county Board of Equalization. The minutes serve as the official record of actions and decisions of the commission. Commission minutes record the results of local elections, appointments of county officials, the receipt of citizen's petitions, the adoption of annual budgets, the review of tax receipts and rates, and the discussion of public services such as roads, water, sewage, police and fire protection. Minute books typically include the time and place of the meeting, names of commissioners present and absent, along with a summary of the proceedings and decisions made by the commission.

Arrangement

Chronological by date.

Related Records

Ordinances from Uintah County (Utah). County Commission, Series 13583, available at this institution, documents ordinances passed by the Commission in regular and special meetings from 1896 to 1962.

Commission minutes index from Uintah County (Utah). County Commission, Series 13889, available at this institution, provides a subject index to the Commission minutes from ca. 1940 to 1980.

Road minutes from Uintah County (Utah). County Commission, Series 25405, available at this institution, contains minutes of Commission meetings between 1991 and 1999 dealing specifically with roads.

Uintah county code from Uintah County (Utah). County Commission, Series 25406, available at this institution, contains all ordinances and laws passed by the Commission starting in 1996.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Gaps in Series

Commission minutes between 5 Sep 1916 and 1 Jan 1919 are missing.

Processing Note

This series was microfilmed in 2004 as part of the Millennial filming project. The original records remained with the creating agency. The microfilm copy was archivally processed in 2009.

Finding Aids

Indexes: Series 13889, subject index to Commission minutes, covering from 1940 thru 1980.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 Record A 1880 Mar 3-1900 Jan 16
1 Record B 1900 Feb 6-1906 Nov 6
1 Record C 1906 Nov 6-1910 Aug 1
2 Record D 1910 Sep 6-1916 Sep 5
2 Record E 1919 Jan 6-1936 Aug 31
3 Record F 1936 Sep 30-1948 Jan 2
4 Commission Minutes G 1948 Feb 2-1960 Dec 27
5 Commission Minutes G 1961 Jan 2-1969 May 12
6 Commission Minutes H 1969 May 19-1981 Dec 29
7 Commission Minutes I 1981 Jan 5-1993 Dec 28
8 Commission Minutes J 1994 Jan 4-2000 Dec 28