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07Dec
By: Joshua Timothy On: December 07, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The tradition of a wet down and push in ceremony dates back to the late 1800s when the United States was seeing rapid growth across the Country. The fire service evolved from bucket brigades to the invention of hand drawn fire pumps, and eventually horse drawn fire apparatus. When...

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07Dec
By: Matt Jorgensen On: December 07, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Follow these tips to make sure you correctly recycle this holiday season: Bows and ribbons – Any bows, ribbons, or other stringy material does not belong in your recycling bin. Choose to reuse or create bows out of plain wrapping paper. Wrapping paper – Plain wrapping paper can be...

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07Dec
By: Matt Jorgensen On: December 07, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

How does the Public Works Department manage plowing resources? Public Works has 12 large trucks and 14 light-duty trucks used for plowing 826 lane miles of roads throughout the City. South Jordan City is split into five zones for crews to plow. Based on temperatures, timing, intensity, and forecasted...

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29Nov
By: Matt Jorgensen On: November 29, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0
16Nov
By: Joshua Timothy On: November 16, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We need your help!  Your opinions are important to us! Households can do many things to prepare for a natural disaster or emergency. What you have on hand or are trained to do when a disaster strikes can make a big difference in your comfort and safety in the...

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16Nov
By: Matt Jorgensen On: November 16, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

As we all prepare for the upcoming Holiday Season, the South Jordan Fire Department would like to share some fire safety tips to keep you and your families safe. Holiday Cooking According to the United States Fire Administration (USFA), it is estimated that more than 2,000 residential fires occur...

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16Nov
By: Matt Jorgensen On: November 16, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

With winter rapidly approaching, we want to remind residents that it is a code violation to neglect removing snow from your sidewalk in a timely manner after a snow event. If one of our code compliance inspectors observes this at your property, you may receive a door hanger reminding...

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16Nov
By: Joshua Timothy On: November 16, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! That means Black Friday and Cyber Monday purchases, as well as other brown paper packages, will soon stack up on porches throughout South Jordan City. Unfortunately, the Grinch and his followers are slinking around waiting to ruin your holiday spirit by...

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02Nov
By: Joshua Timothy On: November 02, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0

As you may know, property taxes assessed through Salt Lake County are due at the end of this month. What you might not know is how much money the City receives and how is it spent. Well, about $0.15 of every dollar goes to South Jordan City. This means...

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29Oct
By: Matt Jorgensen On: October 29, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0