Spanish Fork News

Posted Nov 23, 2020

Thanksgiving Hours

We will have reduced hours this week in observance of Thanksgiving.

Posted Nov 20, 2020

Shop Local Program Announced

Spanish Fork City is pleased to announce the Shop Local stimulus program for residents and businesses within the City.

Posted Nov 12, 2020

The Oaks Golf Course Seeks RFQ for Cafe Operator

The Oaks Golf Course is seeing qualifications for an operator of the City-owned Cafe & Event Center.

Posted Nov 09, 2020

In-Person Programs Temporarily Cancelled

To help slow the potential spread of COVID-19, all in-person programs are cancelled until December 1, 2020.

Posted Nov 09, 2020

What the State of Emergency Means for Spanish Fork

All Parks & Recreation programs have been postponed for two weeks, in accordance with Governor Herbert's Executive Order.

Posted Nov 02, 2020

Brandon Sanderson Book Giveaway

Enter to win a copy of the Fourth Stormlight Archive, Rhythm of War!

Posted Oct 20, 2020

Unhook Hoses from Faucets/PI Shutoff

The City will begin draining the pressurized irrigation system on Thursday, October 22, 2020.  Turn off your system and unhook hoses.

Posted Oct 15, 2020

Fiesta Days Rodeo Nominated for PRCA Rodeo of the Year

The Spanish Fork City Fiesta Days Rodeo was nominated as one of six rodeos this week to be the PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year. 

 

Posted Oct 05, 2020

Spanish Fork PD Provides Nebo Schools with Radios

The Spanish Fork Police Department recently provided radios to the Nebo School District, establishing a direct line of communication.

 
 

Posted Oct 01, 2020

Food for Fines

This month we will waive overdue fines in exchange for non-perishable food!

Posted Oct 01, 2020

New Hours

Beginning October 1, we'll be back to our regular hours, with all new Saturday hours!

Posted Sep 23, 2020

SF-19 Business Relief Program

SF-19 is a business relief program designed to provide essential cleaning and protective supplies to businesses.

Posted Aug 27, 2020

New Hours in September

Beginning September 1, we will be open on weekdays from 10 am to 6 pm, and 12 to 4 pm on Saturdays.

Posted Aug 26, 2020

Sports Park & North Park Closed Tonight

Beginning at 4 p.m. today (Wed., Aug. 26) Sports Park will be closed for mosquito abatement. North Park will also close today at 8 p.m.

Posted Aug 24, 2020

Spanish Fork is Going Dark (Sky)

Spanish Fork City is going dark, meaning as lights around the city are installed and replaced they will be dark-sky compliant. 

Posted Aug 13, 2020

How to Navigate a Roundabout

Roundabouts encourage speed reduction and consistency of speed among vehicles as a trade-off for increased safety of vehicles and pedestrians.

Posted Aug 01, 2020

Adjusted Library Hours

Beginning Saturday, August 1, the library will be open to the public from 12 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

Posted Jul 30, 2020

Information regarding Truth-in-Taxation Hearing

Spanish Fork City is holding a Truth-in-Taxation Hearing on Tuesday, August 4 at 6 p.m. This information may help answer questions regarding the hearing. 

Posted Jul 29, 2020

Small Business Grant Program

The Utah County CARES Small Business Grant Program will be accepting applications August 3-10, 2020.

Posted Jul 26, 2020

Public Notice

Spanish Fork City Police Department is currently in possession of unclaimed property held in excess of 90 days, for which ownership is undetermined or we have not been able to contact the owner or finder.  

Posted Jul 21, 2020

Fireworks Reminders

Know the restrictions and use common sense before discharging fireworks for Pioneer Day.

Posted Jul 13, 2020

2020 Rodeo FAQs

Here are some answers to frequently asked question regarding the 2020 Fiesta Days Rodeo and COVID-19.

Posted Jul 08, 2020

Fiesta Days Rodeo Updates

The Fiesta Days Executive Committee has carefully evaluated all Fiesta Days events and has made the following decisions on events.

Posted Jul 01, 2020

Masks Required at Library

Beginning on July 1, we kindly ask library patrons to wear a mask before entering the library.

Posted Jun 11, 2020

Temporary Library Hours

Due to COVID-19,  the library will be open Monday - Friday from 1 pm to 6 pm.

Posted Jun 09, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE - Enterprise Fund Transfer

A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, June 16, to discuss proposed dividend transfers from Utility Enterprise Funds to the General Fund.

Posted Jun 09, 2020

Masks Required at Rodeo

Attendees and staff at the Fiesta Days Rodeo will be required to wear a face covering.

Posted Jun 03, 2020

PRESS RELEASE - FIESTA DAYS RODEO TO BE HELD AS SCHEDULED

The 2020 Fiesta Days Rodeo will be held as scheduled on July 20-24.

Posted Jun 01, 2020

Children's Section Now Open

The Children's Section will re-open on Monday, June 1.

Posted May 28, 2020

Sign Up for Smart Controller Program

We are now taking signups for our smart controller program. Participants will receive a free Rachio Smart Controller.

Posted May 18, 2020

Library Adjusted Hours

We will be expanding our open hours to 1-6 p.m. beginning on May 18.

Posted May 14, 2020

Yard Equipment Rebate Application Closed

Applications for the yard equipment rebate program have closed. We hope to have this program available again next year. 

Posted May 06, 2020

Yard Equipment Rebate Program

Exchange your gas lawn equipment for electric equipment and receive a rebate!

Posted May 05, 2020

Summer Reading Program

Imagine your story this year during our Summer Reading Program!

Posted Apr 30, 2020

PRESS RELEASE - CITY REOPENING SOME FACILITIES EFFECTIVE MAY 1 AND MAY 4, 2020

Spanish Fork City is reopening some facilities effective May 1 and May 4.

Posted Apr 30, 2020

Library Reopening with Modified Hours

The Library will reopen on Monday, May 4, with modified hours.

Posted Apr 29, 2020

POWER OUTAGE - 4/29/20

Click here for updates regarding the power outage.

Posted Apr 23, 2020

Virtual Escape Room

The Spanish Fork Library has put together a virtual escape room for you and your family to enjoy!

Posted Apr 22, 2020

Spring Cleaning Program

Get your spring cleaning done while also staying safe!

Posted Apr 09, 2020

New Library Design Survey

We heard your ideas about library amenities. Now we need your thoughts on a site plan, floor plan & exterior materials.

Posted Apr 02, 2020

Mutton Bustin' Signups

Fiesta Days Mutton Bustin' sign-ups are now open at reconline.spanishfork.org.

Posted Apr 01, 2020

Apply for a library account online!

Residents can now apply for a library account online!

Posted Mar 21, 2020

Mayor's Message: Responding to COVID-19 the Right Way

This last week has been quite the week. The spread of COVID-19 and an earthquake interrupted our normal way of life. Kids aren’t in school, many are working from home, and our favorite restaurants have closed their doors to dining customers. It may not be life as usual for now, but this is just temporary.

Posted Mar 19, 2020

Parks, Recreation, and Trails Public Input

We need your ideas for parks, recreation, and trails in Spanish Fork!

Posted Mar 19, 2020

400 North SR-51 Roundabout

Beginning in May, we will be constructing a new roundabout at the intersection of 400 North & SR-51.

Posted Mar 16, 2020

Library Temporarily Closed

The Library is temporarily closed until further notice.

Posted Mar 14, 2020

UPDATE - Library Programs & Events Cancelled

Library programs and events are cancelled effective Monday, March 16, 2020.

Posted Mar 13, 2020

PRESS RELEASE - SPANISH FORK CITY RESPONSE TO COVID-19

Out of an abundance of caution regarding COVID-19, and in compliance with recommendations given by the State of Utah, Spanish Fork City will be implementing various measures to slow the spread of the virus.

Posted Mar 11, 2020

Pressurized Irrigation Beginning on April 1

We will begin pressurizing the pressurized irrigation (PI) water system starting on April 1. This process can take up to 2 weeks.

Posted Mar 04, 2020

Now Hiring - Patrol Officer

The Spanish Fork Police Department is hiring for a Patrol Officer. Apply at spanishfork.org/jobs.

Posted Mar 02, 2020

Water Park to Permanently Close After 2021 Season

Due to the layout of the new Spanish Fork High School, the Spanish Fork Water Park will permanently close in September 2021.

Posted Feb 28, 2020

Resident Opinion Survey

To better undestand the issues that are most important to you, as well as possible areas of improvement, the City is conducting a resident opinion survey.

Posted Feb 19, 2020

All-Abilities Park Design Released

The design for the new All-Abilities Park has been released!

Posted Jan 27, 2020

Landscaping Classes

The Central Utah Water Conservancy District has a variety of classes for you to learn how to minimize your outdoor water consumption while maximizing the aesthetics and functionality of your landscape.

Posted Jan 08, 2020

City Councilmembers Sworn In

Recently-elected City Councilmembers Chad Argyle, Stacy Beck, and Brandon Gordon were sworn in at City Council Meeting.

Posted Dec 26, 2019

Christmas Tree Pickup

Spanish Fork City crews will begin picking up Christmas Trees on Thursday, December 26.

Posted Dec 12, 2019

Valley Visioning Survey

Complete the Valley Visioning Survey to give your feedback on key issues related to Utah County, including air quality, housing, and transportation.

Posted Dec 01, 2019

Library Design Survey Summary

A summary of the results from the design workshop is now available.

Posted Nov 14, 2019

New Library Survey

Give us your feedback on the design of the new library!

Posted Nov 06, 2019

PRESS RELEASE - ALL-ABILITIES PARK LAND PURCHASE

The City Council recently approved the purchase of 10.36 acres for a future all-abilities park.

Posted Oct 16, 2019

Library Design Workshop

Give us your ideas for the new Spanish Fork Library!

Posted Sep 19, 2019

PRESS RELEASE - Fire Station 62 Groundbreaking

Join us for the groundbreaking for Spanish Fork City's second fire station, Station 62.

Posted Aug 14, 2019

Aeroplanes, Trains & Automobiles Event

The annual Aeroplanes, Trains & Automobiles event is on Saturday, August 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Posted Aug 13, 2019

2019 RAP Grant Distributions

The City Council recently approved grant distributions through the RAP Program for 2019.

Posted Aug 08, 2019

2nd Annual Public Safety Night Out

Join us for our 2nd annual Public Safety Night Out.

Come meet your local police officers, firefighters, and EMTs, see inside their vehicles, and participate in a variety of activities. Free giveaways, food, and drinks will be available.

Posted Jul 29, 2019

Water Park Closed on August 2nd

The Water Park will be closed on August 2 from 1 to 6 p.m.

Posted Jul 15, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE - Public Hearing on Proposed Tax Increase

Spanish Fork City will hold a public hearing on August 6, 2019 at 6 PM regarding a proposed tax increase.

Posted Jun 05, 2019

Water Conservation Project

Free Smart Sprinkler Controllers for Residents

Posted May 28, 2019

Notice to Spanish Fork City Utility Customers

A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the City Council Chambers located at Spanish Fork City Hall, 40 South Main Street, Spanish Fork, Utah. The public hearing will be to discuss the proposed dividend transfers in the Fiscal Year 2020 Budget. The fiscal year begins July 1, 2019 and ends June 30, 2020.

Posted May 24, 2019

River Bottoms Vision Update

The draft River Bottoms Vision Plan and development scenarios are now available online.

Posted May 24, 2019

Memorial Day Program

The annual Memorial Day Program, organized by the American Legion Post 68, will be on Monday, May 27 at 10:30 AM at the Spanish Fork Cemetery.

Posted May 13, 2019

Splash Pad Open Date

Due to needed maintenance, the North Park Splash Pad will not be operational until May 22, 2019.

Posted May 13, 2019

River Bottoms Vision - Facebook Live

Join us for a Facebook Live event regarding the River Bottoms Vision Plan on Tuesday, May 14 at 1 PM.

Posted May 03, 2019

Announcement of New Retail Development

Primera Group, a local real-estate developer, announced this week plans to develop additional retail space on the southwest corner of 2550 East and US 6 (adjacent to the Neighborhood Walmart).

Posted May 01, 2019

Splash Pad Operating Hours / Dates

The normal operating season for the Splash Pad is May 15th through September 15th.

Posted Apr 26, 2019

Adopt-a-Planter 2019

The annual Adopt-a-Planter days will be on May 11 and 18.

Posted Apr 26, 2019

Proposed Changes to ADUs

Spanish Fork City is proposing changes to the existing requirements for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs). There will be a Facebook Live on Thursday, May 30 at 3 PM to discuss the proposed changes.

Posted Apr 26, 2019

2019 Election Notice

Candidate filing period begins on Monday, June 3, 2019.

Posted Apr 15, 2019

Arbor Day 2019

Arbor Day will be observed on Monday, April 22 at 9:30 a.m. at the Sports Park.

Posted Apr 12, 2019

Swimming Registration Begins May 1!

Registration will begin on Wednesday, May 1 just after 12:00 a.m. (midnight).

Posted Apr 09, 2019

River Trail Underpass Closed

The River Trail underpass at Main Street is closed until further notice.

Posted Apr 09, 2019

Reservoir Now Open!

The Spanish Oaks Reservoir opened for the season on April 9.

Posted Mar 26, 2019

Fire Station 62 Design Open House

Join us for an open house regarding the design of future Fire Station 62.

Posted Mar 26, 2019

Cemetery Construction

Please expect construction at the City Cemetery through May 1.

Posted Mar 18, 2019

Utah Great Shakeout - April 18, 2019

Spanish Fork City will be participating in the 2019 Utah Great Shakeout on Thursday, April 18.

Posted Mar 01, 2019

Spanish Oaks Reservoir Closed

The Spanish Oaks Reservoir is closed until further notice while crews perform required maintenance.

Posted Feb 28, 2019

Cemetery Cleanup

Cemetery crews will perform winter cleanup in March and spring cleanup in April.

Posted Jan 07, 2019

Police Department Awards Banquet

The Spanish Fork Police Department held its annual awards banquet on Monday, January 7.

Posted Dec 14, 2018

Winter Air Quality

View real-time air quality in Spanish Fork at https://www.purpleair.com/map?#11/40.1095/-111.6555.

Posted Dec 06, 2018

Christmas Box Angel Vigil

The public is invited to attend the annual Christmas Box Angel Vigil on Devember 6 at 7 pm.

Posted Nov 30, 2018

Main Street Tree Pruning

The large London Planetrees along Main Street will be pruned during the week of December 3rd through the 8th.

Posted Nov 21, 2018

Accessory Dwelling Unit Survey

Spanish Fork City is seeking public input regarding how to better accommodate and allow for accessory dwelling units in the City.

Posted Nov 15, 2018

Festival of Lights

Spanish Fork City invites you to the 26th Annual Festival of Lights.

Posted Nov 07, 2018

Unofficial Election Results

Unofficial election results are available.

Posted Oct 22, 2018

Spanish Oaks Reservoir Closed For Maintenance

Spanish Oaks Reservoir is closed for maintenance for the remainder of 2018.

Posted Oct 19, 2018

RAP Tax Public Meeting Video

A video of the RAP Tax Public Meeting is available online.

Posted Oct 10, 2018

RAP Tax Public Meeting

Spanish Fork City will have a public meeting regarding Proposition 7, which is to enact a Recreation, Arts, and Parks (RAP) Tax in Spanish Fork City, on Tuesday, October 16 at 6 pm.

Posted Sep 14, 2018

Pre Evacuation Notice

Due to the fire, portions of Spanish Fork City are on a PRE EVACUATION Notice. Individuals south of Powerhouse Road (the area around the reservoir and gun club)- should make sure they have any necessary items ready in case an evacuation is ordered. NO EVACUATIONS AT THIS TIME.

Posted Aug 14, 2018

Public Notice - Enterprise Fund Transfer

State law requires that the City provide an annual disclosure on funds transferred from a utility enterprise fund to any other fund.

Posted Aug 10, 2018

Transportation Master Plan

We are currently updating the city's Transportation Master Plan and need your input! Through September 9, submit your ideas and suggestions on our interactive map.

Posted Aug 07, 2018

Spanish Fork Air Quality

Check real-time air quality in Spanish Fork at www.purpleair.com

Posted Aug 02, 2018

River Bottoms Vision Update

We are looking to you for important feedback on the draft Vision and Big Ideas for the River Bottoms! 

Posted Aug 01, 2018

Facebook Live - RAP Tax

Join us for a Facebook Live session regarding the Recreation, Arts & Parks (RAP) Tax, which has been placed on the November ballot.

Posted Jul 25, 2018

2019 Fiesta Days Rodeo Tickets On Sale

We are excited to announce that we're adding a 5th night of rodeo to the 2019 Fiesta Days celebration!

Posted Jul 11, 2018

Canyon Road Maintenance

Work on Canyon Road began on Monday, July 9 and is expected to continue through mid-September.  Work will include the application of a new thin asphalt layer to improve the road's general condition.

Posted Jul 02, 2018

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE - Truth-in-Taxation

Spanish Fork City will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 7 2018 at 6 pm regarding a proposed property tax increase.

Posted Jun 29, 2018

Main Street Survey

Spanish Fork City and UDOT are considering options to improve Main Street between 500 North and Arrowhead Trail. Both the City and UDOT are looking for feedback from the community.

Posted Jun 29, 2018

Campground Fire Restrictions

Due to potentially hazardous fire conditions near the Spanish Oaks Campground, all fires, including in designated fire pits, are not allowed at this time.

Posted Jun 29, 2018

Firework Restrictions

With firework season right around the corner, be prepared by reviewing the City's firework restrictions.

Posted Jun 20, 2018

Public Open House - Main Street Study

Open House regarding Main Street on Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Posted Jun 20, 2018

Spanish Fork Purchases Land in the River Bottoms

Spanish Fork City is excited to announce that we have purchased 65 acres in the river bottoms as a long-term investment in preserving open spaces in the river bottoms.

Posted May 29, 2018

New Additions to Canyon Creek Commercial Center

Woodbury Corporation today announced that it will be bringing an array of new businesses to the Canyon Creek Commercial Center in Spanish Fork, Utah, including Lowe's, Rumbi Island Grill, Wing Nutz, and others.

Posted May 29, 2018

Cemetery Cleanup

Memorial Day decorations must be retrieved from the cemetery by Monday, June 4th.

Posted May 21, 2018

River Bottoms Vision Update

Summary documents from the public input process are now available online.

Posted May 16, 2018

Sign Up for ACH Auto Pay!

Tired of paying late fees? Learn more about ACH Auto Pay.

Posted May 16, 2018

Public Hearing Notice - Fund Transfer

A public hearing will be held regarding the fund transfers from a utility enterprise fund to the general fund.

Posted Mar 01, 2018

Miss Spanish Fork

Congratulations to the NEW Miss Spanish Fork Royalty that was crowned last month!

Take-n-Make Marimo Terrariums

We're excited to offer Take-n-Make kits!