30 Days of Spring Cleaning

3By Melissa Spelts Spring cleaning is the BEST! It means that warmer days are coming and soon we will be outside in the sun, soaking up that vitamin D. I also love any excuse of getting rid of things in our house. After a long winter of being cooped up inside, our house starts to feel stuffy and overrun. I hope this list helps you … Continue reading 30 Days of Spring Cleaning

Animal Control Questions?

Question: Is it true that we are charged on a per call basis for Animal Control service? Answer:  Largely, yes. We contract with Davis County to provide animal services; and quite frankly, they are the most affordable option available to us.  As a means to provide a fair distribution of costs among all users of the system, Animal Services divides half of their budget – … Continue reading Animal Control Questions?

From the Mayor:

Sometime in 1804 that musical cadence was first voiced in the mind of Beethoven as he increasingly moved toward total deafness. The world was tragically engaged in the Napoleonic Wars. Four years later, in 1808 the Schicksals-Sinfonie [Symphony of Destiny] was performed for the first time in Vienna. According to reports the piece was not well-received. The performance that night lasted four hours. It included … Continue reading From the Mayor:

Are you a Rideshare Driver for Uber of Lyft?

A-Insurance Agencies Are you a Rideshare driver for Uber or Lyft? If you are . . . are you covered? Every Personal Line Auto Policy has very specific exclusions for delivery of practically anything; food, people or product. To be clear it is designed for personal use, not business-related “livery service” activities. Whether you are delivering pizza, or Uber Eats, or you are a Lyft … Continue reading Are you a Rideshare Driver for Uber of Lyft?

Life Insurance: Have you had “The Talk?”

Within the past ten months, there have been eight deaths of people whom I personally know or know their families. This is not counting those over the age of 65, as there are many more in the community who have passed away. I want to focus on the 18-45 years of age who were killed in an accident or from illness. I have personally spoken … Continue reading Life Insurance: Have you had “The Talk?”

Is Your Home Covered if There is Damage by an Earthquake?

Is your home covered if there is damage by an earthquake? Unless you have a specific endorsement or an earthquake policy the answer is NO! I am often asked if I have EARTHQUAKE coverage on my home and even on my business and the answer is YES. If you have any equity in your home, it could be gone in even a small earthquake. For … Continue reading Is Your Home Covered if There is Damage by an Earthquake?

Things that make you crazy after an accident! Auto Insurance 101

A-Insurance Agencies 1. Finding out something is not covered by your policy: Two of the biggest issues after even a basic auto accident are Towing/Emergency Roadside Service and Rental Car Reimbursement while your vehicle is being repaired. Neither of these coverages are expensive, but since they are not required on an auto policy people often don’t add the coverage and don’t realize it until they … Continue reading Things that make you crazy after an accident! Auto Insurance 101

A Insurance Sewer Backup – “It” Happens more than you think!

When you shop for Insurance for your home, it’s good to anticipate all of the headaches that can go along with homeownership. One of the nastiest you may face is a sewer backup. The potential for damage from sewer backups is something everyone should consider. When sewage flows into your home, it can cause thousands of dollars in damage. The Insurance Information Institute says that typical … Continue reading A Insurance Sewer Backup – “It” Happens more than you think!

How Does Remodeling My House Affect My Insurance?

Envision your house transformed into a welcoming space with fresh updates and extra room for the things you enjoy. With a remodeling project you can open up walls, add lighting, or upgrade the flooring to create a stylish look and improve the efficiency of your home. Renovating your home can be exciting and overwhelming, and the last thing you may consider during the process is … Continue reading How Does Remodeling My House Affect My Insurance?

A Insurance Agency-Owning a Home Safe and what to store in it

If you don’t own a home safe, it might be time to make the purchase. Not only can they help reduce the risk of theft of valuables or family heirlooms, they can also protect special documents. A home safe is priceless when the unexpected occurs. Documents and valuables can be kept out of harm’s way should you ever experience a home fire or burglary. These … Continue reading A Insurance Agency-Owning a Home Safe and what to store in it

Public works

Conservation Tips- To follow the weekly lawn watering guide visit https://conservewater.utah.gov/guide.html Please refer to the city website for road construction updates. www.syracuseut.com Lawn Care and Storm Water Pollution When mowing, be sure your grass clippings don’t end up in the street, sidewalk or driveway where they can be blown or washed into storm drains. The best way to prevent this is to sweep up and … Continue reading Public works