Guns and Hoses Fundraiser

Biannually, the Syracuse Police Department and Syracuse Fire Department face off for a basketball game in the name of a charity. This year the group learned that there were 5 children from the Syracuse community who were part of the Make-A-Wish Utah program and decided that was their charity of choice for this year’s game and auction.  As a coordinated effort, the two departments teamed … Continue reading Guns and Hoses Fundraiser

Tobin’s Elite Martial Arts Travels to Greece

Tobin’s Elite Martial Arts  Travels to Greece to Represent USA Tobin’s Elite Martial Arts school arrived at Salt Lake international airport at 1:30 PM. Nine team members of TEAM USA started a journey that made history for Utah and Davis county. This adventure started in April of 2018, in San Antonio Texas at the Pan AM games. Each team member qualified for the right to … Continue reading Tobin’s Elite Martial Arts Travels to Greece

Arts Council

 Updates The Syracuse City Arts Council is happy to announce that the board has chosen Beauty and the Beast for the 2019 summer musical. We are excited to be putting on this unique and beloved show. The dates of the show will be from July12-20. The Board is currently accepting letters of interest for the production team. Please visit the Syracuse City Arts Council web … Continue reading Arts Council

Community Question Corner

Community Question Corner Question: Where do I report problems or dangerous conditions that I see in the City? Answer:  When it comes to identifying dangerous conditions, we need your help. City staff only have so many sets of eyes; we can always use more!  If you see something dangerous – like a raised sidewalk, a loose manhole cover, or a fallen road sign – don’t … Continue reading Community Question Corner

Conversations in Preparedness

Kathryn McMullin, a Critical Infrastructure Specialist on the Homeland Security Services Unit, will present an engaging discussion hosted by the Syracuse West District Emergency Preparedness Committee on January 19, 2019, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Syracuse West Stake Center (1600 South 4500 West). This class works to educate families on WHAT conversations you should be having BEFORE a disaster in order to … Continue reading Conversations in Preparedness

Library Kiosk

The Kiosk located at 1747 Heritage Lane will be open Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and will offer the following services: Hold Pickup   Interlibrary Loan Photo Copies Digital Scanning Quiet Study Additional services will be announced as they become available. As you may have noticed, internet access is not currently available and is pending final installation of Internet accessibility.  Continue reading Library Kiosk

Awards for Excellence

 Sponsored by the Syracuse Chamber of Commerce and Rentmeister “Syracuse City Chamber of Commerce Award for Excellence” In order to recognize outstanding students and athletes in Syracuse, the Community and Economic Development Department has developed the Syracuse City Chamber of Commerce Award for Excellence. This monthly award recognizes the outstanding performance of male and female students who excel in athletics, arts and/or academics. The individuals … Continue reading Awards for Excellence

Carbon Monoxide Safety

Often called the silent killer, carbon monoxide (CO) is an invisible, odorless, colorless gas created when fuels burn incompletely. In the home, heating and cooking equipment including furnaces, ranges, water heaters, room heaters and even clothes dryers can be sources of carbon monoxide. Please follow these important safety tips for your home: Install CO alarms in a central location outside sleeping areas on every level … Continue reading Carbon Monoxide Safety

Public Works Updates

Public Works Updates Frozen Water Pipes: Freezing outdoor temperatures can cause water lines to freeze. Here are a few simple precautions to avoid burst pipes:  • Insulate exposed pipes and hose bibs • Disconnect garden hoses • Seal leaks • Let water drip overnight • Open cabinet doors to allow heat to get to uninsulated pipes under sinks near exterior walls Pollution  Often we think … Continue reading Public Works Updates