Paragonah (Utah) Resolutions
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
An agency history is available.
Scope and Content
This series contains the resolutions of the Paragonah town board as signed by the town clerk and mayor or board president. The resolutions establish rates and policies and procedures pertaining to public utilities like electricity and garbage collection. Beginning in 1993, the town board passed an annual resolution to adopt a specific budget for the upcoming year. Through resolution the town board made official statements about external matters. Some of these include protests against the Piute Indian Tribe's acquisition of additional reservation lands, and against classification of land in Zion National Park as wilderness area. Through resolutions the board appointed a Y2K coordinator (for computer conversions from the year 1999 to 2000), terminated the justice of the peace court, supported the creation of the Iron County Coordination Council, and adopted zoning ordinances and a new town survey.
Town board minutes from Paragonah (Utah), Series 23626, summarize the discussion at Paragonah town board meetings. The town board passed these resolutions.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
Paragonah resolutions were microfilmed at Southern Utah University under the direction of Utah State Archives in June 2001 and processed by Rosemary Cundiff in August 2001.
- Municipal government—Paragonah (Utah).
- City planning—Paragonah (Utah).
- Paragonah (Utah)—Politics and government.
- Paragonah (Utah)—Officials and employees—Records and correspondence.
- Paragonah (Utah)—Municipal budgets.