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COVID-19 Updates

 

UPDATE:  May 6, 2020

Pleasant Grove City Facilities

While following direction from Governor Herbert, Pleasant Grove City is planning a slow, phased opening with our facilities. 

Recreation Center
Re-Opening Date: Friday, May 8
Hours of Operation: 
Monday - Friday: 5 am - 12 pm; 4 pm - 8pm
Saturdays: 7 am - 12 pm

This will be a modified opening with restrictions.

Before you attend the recreation center, we ask that you visit the Pleasant Grove Recreation Facebook page for a detailed list of those restrictions and protocols.

Library
The Pleasant Grove Library is working to expand their Curbside Book Check-out which will include additional days and hours.  

Updates will be posted on the Pleasant Grove City Library Facebook page.

City Hall, Public Works, Community Development, Fire and Police Department
These facilities will continue to operate under regular business hours.  Each facility is operating By Appointment Only and responding to e-mail and phone calls. Please contact these departments to make an appointment.

Parks and Playgrounds
Playgrounds will remain closed until further notice from the state. Areas around the playgrounds are open.

Pool
A decision has not been made yet regarding the opening of the pool as we are waiting for direction from the state


 UPDATE: March 26, 2020

Recreation Center and Recreation Programs
The Pleasant Grove Recreation Center will remain closed indefinitely due to Covid-19 precautions.
Pleasant Grove Recreation programs are being evaluated at this time. We will let you know what will be
canceled and what will be postponed at a later time. If a program is canceled we will work with you on
refunding your registration fee. We will not be taking any new registrations until we know which
programs we will be offering.
Pavilion rentals at all parks will not be taken for the month of April. Pavilion use will be first come, first
served. We ask that you keep your gatherings to 10 or less people.


Library Programs
Pleasant Grove Public Library will be offering a Drive Up Library Service.
Pick up is offered on Mondays from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. and Thursdays from 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Please place holds 24 hours in advance through our Library website: https://www.plgrove.org/library/
or by calling the Library at (801) 785-3950. If you call please leave a clear, detailed message with your
name, phone number and library card number along with the titles of the items you wish to check out.
When you come to pick them up, call the Library at (801) 785-3950. Library staff will check the items
out to your account and bring them to the Library entrance for you to pick up after you show us your
Library card or ID. As a safety measure, Library staff will not take the items to your car. Staff will also
limit the total number of items to 15 per vehicle. During this time, the maximum number of holds
allowed is 15.
Online Storytime will be offered starting Monday, March 30 th at 11:00 a.m. The Storytime will be on
YouTube and a link will be provided on the Library website and their Facebook Page.


 

UPDATE: March 23, 2020

THE OFFICE OF THE MAYOR & CITY COUNCIL PLEASANT GROVE CITY
 
Dear Friends and Neighbors,
 
In the last few weeks, the world, our nation and our community has experienced an unprecedented change in the way we live our lives due to the COVID-19 virus. We have seen our community come together like never before. It is with grateful appreciation that we say thank you for
the support you have shown to our local business owners, local teachers and staff who continue to provide education for our students and each other as friends and neighbors. We encourage this kindness and outpouring of support to continue as we weather this storm together.
 
As your local government, we want to assure you that essential city services will continue to operate. Other departments have made modifications to allow for online participation. The following is the status of each department in Pleasant Grove City:
 
Public Safety
Dedicated first responders in the fire and police departments remain on the job 24/7.
Emergency: 911
Fire Administrative Station: (385) 248-0070
Police Non-emergency: (801) 794-3970
Police Administrative Sta: (801) 785-3506
 
City Hall/Administration/Utility Billing
Staff is available to answer questions regarding your monthly utility bill.
City Hall: 801 785-5045
Sign up for online utility billing at www.xpressbillpay.com
 
Public Works/Utilities
Our Public Works department continues to provide clean and safe drinking water, road projects are moving forward and secondary water will be turned on May 1st.
 
Public Works
(801) 785-2941
 
Garbage/Recycling
In partnership with Republic Services, waste and recycling pick up service will continue as scheduled. City clean-up days are scheduled for April 17-25 at the Pipe Plant.
Republic Services: (801) 785-5935
City Clean Up: (801) 785-2941
 
Library
While physical access to the Library is restricted, many online resources are available at the Library’s website
Phone: (801) 785-3950
 
Senior Citizens
The Senior Center will remain closed until further notice. Seniors will have access to healthy meals through the
Mountainland Association of Governments (MAG).
MAG: (801) 229-3804
 
Outdoor Facilities/Parks
Outdoor facilities including the Murdock Canal Trail, Valley Vista Bike Trail, local hiking trails, parks and other open space will remain open. Common sense practices including social distancing should be used at all outdoor facilities.
Parks: (801) 785-7275
 
Public Meetings
Continuing to conduct city business in the public eye is a priority for elected officials. The City will continue to live stream meetings, receive public comment online and communicate with residents through the use of technology.
 
Recreation Center
The Recreation Center will remain closed until further notice. However, staff is providing online fitness classes available on the Pleasant Grove Recreation Center Facebook page. As well, staff is available to answer questions about classes, athletics and passes.
 
Rec Center: (801) 785-6172
 
Community Development
Contact Community Development about building permits, inspections, plan checks, zoning questions and otherdevelopment needs.
Phone: (801) 785-6057
 
As elected officials, we express our gratitude for the opportunity to serve you. We recognize and appreciate your support as we strive to make difficult decisions that are in the best interest for you, your family, our business owners and the entire community during this challenging time.
Finally, we extend a sincere thanks of gratitude to our city employees who have and will continue to graciously show their dedication and commitment to the residents of Pleasant Grove.
 
With gratitude,
 
Mayor Guy Fugal mayor@pgcity.org
Council Member Dianna Andersen dandersen@pgcity.org
Council Member Brent Bullock bbullock@pgcity.org
Council Member Eric Jensen ejensen@pgcity.org
Council Member Cyd LeMone clemone@pgcity.org
Council Member Todd Williams twilliams@pgcity.org

 

UPDATE: March 13, 2020

Pleasant Grove Friends and Neighbors,

After careful consideration Pleasant Grove City will be implementing the following protocols:

  1. Closure of the Pleasant Grove Senior Center effective at 1:00 pm today, Friday, March 13 until March 30, 2020. We will work with the Meals on Wheels program to create a system for box lunches to be available over the next two weeks to seniors in the community.
  2. Closure of the Pleasant Grove Recreation Center effective at 4:00 pm today, Friday, March 13 until March 30, 2020. All Recreation programs and events will be postponed. We will announce the rescheduling or cancellation of these programs and events at a later time.
  3. Closure of the Pleasant Grove Library effective at 4:00 pm today, Friday, March 13 until March 30, 2020. All Library programs and events will be postponed. We will announce the rescheduling or cancellation of these programs and events at a later time.
  4. All other city services will maintain normal business hours and remain open. Emergency and essential services including Police, Fire and Public Works will remain our top priority. If you need to contact city personnel, please do so through e-mail or phone to limit in person contact. 
  5. Pleasant Grove City Council will continue their regular meeting schedule. The next meeting is Tuesday, March 17. Meetings are live streamed on our YouTube channel: Pleasant Grove City.

This situation is fluid and unprecedented. Daily evaluations will be held by the Mayor, Council and staff regarding City operations. We will keep you regularly updated on our website and via social media.

Contact Information

CITY HALL/ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
Call 801-785-5045 or email
appointment@pgcity.org
(Please provide your name, address, phone number, email address and reason for appointment.)

CEMETARY DEPARTMENT
Sexton – Dusty Boren
dboren@pgcity.org
Asst. Sexton – Dave Thurston
dthurston@pgcity.org

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Building Permits
Phone Number: 801 785-6057
Building Assistant: bjohnson@pgcity.org
Building Official: tnovinger@pgcity.org
Building License:
Phone Number: 801 785-6057
Licensing Assistant: staggart@pgcity.org
Licensing Clerk: cemery@pgcity.org
Planning and Zoning:
Phone Number: 801 785-6057
Planning Assistant: karakresser@pgcity.org
City Planner: rhall@pgcity.org

COURTS
Court Staff: (801) 785-9461
Email Contact mbeutler@pgcity.org

FIRE DEPARTMENT
Emergency: 911
To speak with Fire Administrative Staff: (385) 248-0070
Email Contact lharness@pgcity.org

LEGAL DEPARTMENT
Jessica Lander at JLander@pgcity.org or call at 801-922-4527.

PARKS DEPARTMENT
Office Phone 801-785-7275
Superintendent – Kenny Rymer krymer@pgcity.org
Foreman – Randy Johnson rjohnson@pgcity.org

POLICE DEPARTMENT
Emergency: 911
To speak with an officer: (801) 794-3970
To speak with Police Administrative Staff: (801) 785-3506
Email: records@pgcity.org

PUBLIC WORKS/ENGINEERING
Phone: 801-785-2941
Email:pgpublicworks@pgcity.org