Posted on: January 4, 2018

The Winter Market Begins January 20 at the Union Station

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Farmers Market Ogden will host an indoor winter market taking place at Ogden’s Historic Union Station. The event will run for six consecutive Saturdays, beginning January 20, 2018 and ending February 24, 2018. The market will utilize the main floor of the...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Sweaty Yeti Fat Bike Race

Sweaty Yeti

Saturday, February 3, 2018 | Wolf Creek Resort

The Sweaty Yeti Fat Bike Race will take beginner and junior Yeti's 10 kilometers across Wolf Creek Resort, amateur and high school yeti's will ride 20 kilometers, and pro and open class riders will go 30 kilom...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Wasatch Yeti Bash

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The third annual Wasatch Yeti Bash will be held at the Union Station on February 2. The Bash will take place from 4-8 p.m. and includes an interactive winter arts market, community bike ride, fat bike demos, yeti yoga, live entertainment, s’mores, beer ga...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

Two New Exhibits Added to the January First Friday Art Stroll

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The First Friday Art
Stroll
 
in Ogden City has added two new stops on its route that promotes local artists for the month of January.

Ogden High School art students will be displaying their Winter Art Show from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The show high...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Chamber Orchestra Ogden's Red Dress Concert

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Chamber Orchestra will present the annual Red Dress Event at 7:30 p.m. on January 27, 2018.  This concert event is sponsored by Ogden Regional Medical Center, in celebration of American Heart Month, which is February.  This year the conc...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Ogden City Council Members and 2018 leadership sworn into office

Ogden City Council 2018 Induction

Newly elected Ogden City Council member Angela Choberka and re-elected Council members Bart Blair (3rd term), Doug Stephens (4th term), and Marcia White (2nd term) took the oath of office on January 2, 2018, and the Council selected Richard Hyer as Chair ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Ogden City Council adopts ordinance allowing backyard chickens

12-19-2017 Backyard Chickens Discussion

The Ogden City Council, in a 4-3 vote, adopted an ordinance allowing backyard chickens in Ogden’s residential neighborhoods.

“We are grateful for the incredible public involvement in this process,” Council Chair Marcia White said. “We have heard from those...

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Ogden City Council to consider petition to allow backyard chickens

Backyard Chickens to be considered on December 19

What: The Ogden City Council will consider a petition and an alternative ordinance to allow backyard chickens in Ogden’s residential neighborhoods.

When: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | Ogden City Council Meeting | 6 PM

Where: Council Chambers | Ogde...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Ogden City Council approves ordinance to rename Ogden’s Municipal Wards to Municipal Districts

December 5th City Council Meeting

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...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Urban chickens petition to be considered by Planning Commission, Council consideration to follow

Urban Chickens Fact Finding Work Session

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...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Ogden City Council to hold fact finding work session regarding Urban Chickens

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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...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Ogden City Council to consider proposal for City to reassume internal management of Union Station

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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...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Ogden City Council adopts $165 million FY2018 Budget

FY2018 Ogden Budget Snapshot

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...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Ogden City Council to host Virtual Town Hall meetings, public hearings on FY2018 budget

Second Virtual Town Hall on Budget

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...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Ogden City RDA Board approves extended timeline for Trackline Economic Development Project Area

Trackline Economic Development Project Area Rendering

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 ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Ogden City Council approves Harrison Student Housing proposal with amendments

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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...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Ogden City Council to consider Harrison Student Housing proposal

The Council will receive public input on a developer's proposal for student housing on Harrison.

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-...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Ogden City Council encourages public participation in budget approval process

FY2018 Budget Public Hearings

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...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Ogden City Council now live streaming meetings

Ogden City Council now live streaming meetings

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...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Ogden City Council adopts FY2018 Financial Principles, encourages participation in budgeting process

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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&...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Ogden City Council approves ordinance allowing limited exception for third dog

Deputy City Attorney Mara Brown address Council on new dog ordinance

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...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Ogden City Council appoints Janene Eller-Smith as new Executive Director

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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...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Ogden City Council to consider short-term lease of old fire station to Family Promise of Ogden

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When: Ogden City Council Meeting

            Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 6:00 p.m.

 

Where: Council Chambers | Ogden Municipal Building

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Ogden students invited compete in video contest

Video Contest Flyer

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...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Open House: North Street Reconstruction and Monroe Boulevard Intersection Improvements

North Street Improvements Open House

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...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Ogden City Council adopts Arts and Culture Master Plan

Arts and Culture Vision Statement

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...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Ogden City Council launches new website

Ogden City Council Website

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...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Ogden City Council encourages residents to turn the key for Idle-Free Week

Air quality 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...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Ogden City Council explores options for building a healthier community

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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...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Ogden City Council to consider Harrison Student Housing proposal

The Council will receive public input on a developer's proposal for student housing on Harrison.

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 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-sponsored ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2015

WSU, Ogden Partnership Honored Internationally

Ogden College Town

Weber State University and Ogden City’s College Town Initiative was honored on June 2 with the Larry Abernathy Award.

Weber State University and Ogden City’s College Town Initiative was honored on June 2, 2015 with the Larry Abernathy Award.

The Clemson Joint City University Advisory Board gave the award in recognition of WSU and Ogden’s ongoing collab...

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Posted on: February 13, 2015

Longstanding Community Partnerships Celebrated

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Ogden City and Weber State University will host a college town celebration dinner on February 18, 2015 to recognize many local organizations for being outstanding community partners.

Ogden City and Weber State University (WSU) will host a college town celebration dinner to recognize the WSU Center for Community Engaged Learning (CCEL) and many local organizations for being outstanding community partners. This event will be held on Feb...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

The Winter Market Begins January 20 at the Union Station

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Farmers Market Ogden will host an indoor winter market taking place at Ogden’s Historic Union Station. The event will run for six consecutive Saturdays, beginning January 20, 2018 and ending February 24, 2018. The market will utilize the main floor of the...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Third Annual Wasatch Yeti Bash Returns to Ogden February 2

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The third annual Wasatch Yeti Bash will be held at the Union Station on February 2, 2018. The Bash will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and includes an interactive winter arts market, a community bike ride and fat bike demos. Other featured activit...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

Ogden City Hosting Showing of International Fly Fishing Film Festival to Support Rivers

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Ogden City will host the showing of the International Fly Fishing Film Festival(IF4) at Peery’s Egyptian Theater. IF4™ consists of short and feature-length films produced by professional filmmakers from all corners of the globe, showcasing the passion, li...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

Two New Exhibits Added to the January First Friday Art Stroll

Art Stroll-Bella Muse Gallery

The First Friday Art
Stroll
 
in Ogden City has added two new stops on its route that promotes local artists for the month of January.

Ogden High School art students will be displaying their Winter Art Show from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The show high...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

Safely Using Heating Equipment can Help Prevent Home Fires

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Heating equipment is a
leading cause of home fire deaths. Half of home heating equipment fires arereported during the months of December, January and February. The following are
several steps that can help prevent most heating-related fires from happe...

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