Water Fact Briefs
Click below for a short summary of water topics relevant to Sandy City.
What are this year's biggest Water Legislation Issues and Why are they Important?
Water Rights Summons Information. Links provided below:
Department Mission Statement:
"Proudly working together to provide quality utility services for our customers."
Director: Tom Ward
Assistant Director/Operations Manager: Scott Ellis
Engineering Manager: Richard Benham
Support Services Manager: Kim (Singleton) Bell
Provides overall services and support to the residents of Sandy. These services include: maintenance of our waterlines, preservation of wells to insure drinking water quality, cross-connection control and street light maintenance. Also, responds to citizen inquiries, complaints and requests regarding drainage and irrigation.
This division manages and coordinates the planning, design and construction of capital improvements projects, as well as inspecting and review of all new developments in the City. They are also responsible to oversee the City's water rights, as well as involvement in irrigation companies with which the City owns shares.
Support Services Division
Provides overall support to the department. This division performs research, analysis and general management of budgets, purchasing, front office support and operations. Also, within this division is the GIS (Geographic Information System) support, locating of utilities, mapping, GPS data gathering, drafting, management of the watershed, conservation education programs, and the City's Water Conservation Garden - Sego Lily Gardens.
Summary of Operations
The Public Utilities Summary of Operations is a document created annually to report on our operations. This document assists us in reviewing our history and looking to our future for opportunities for improvement. Please take a look and contact us if you have any questions at (801) 568-6087 or by email.
If you received a Summons from the State regarding water rights, see image, please review the Fact Sheet below and contact the state offices at (801) 538-5282 with any questions.
Public Utility Links
- Backflow/Cross Connection
- Detention/Retention Basins/Parks
- Development Standards & Requirements
- Document Library
- Public Utilities Projects
- Road Projects
- Standard Specifications
- Storm Water
- Street Lights
- Utility Billing
- Utility Ordinances
- Water Conservation
- Water Pressure ⁄ Meter Info
- Water Quality Report
- Winter Sprinkler and Garden Care