White City Township Community Council
April 4th, 2012 @ 7:10 PM
999 East Galena Drive Conference
- Meeting called to order by Troy Blundell, Chair, there was a quorum.
- Welcome, Introductions Officer Lt. Bill Robertson of UPD and Jennifer
Martin of Valley Journal. No Pledge was done since a flag was not available.
- Kay Dickerson presented the March 7th, 2012 minutes for approval. Don
Patocka made a motion to approve the March 7th, 2012 Minutes. Motion was
seconded and approved.
- Unified Police Report-Lt. Robertson of UPD reported there were 189 Calls
with 66 Cases and 67 Offenses. He reported that the homicide that occurred
in Draper actually started in White City on Poppy Lane. Young girl was
beaten in house and then dropped by the Jordan River. People that were in
the home are no longer there and house has been secured.
- Mayorís Office-Greg Schulz reported that the Wasatch Plan for 2040 is
coming up and the Great Utah Shakeout April 17th at 10:15 am. He brought the
check for us from the County, but none for Southeast Township Days. We need
to request that separate.
- Website-Kay Dickerson discussed the need to send a check to our website
Webmaster so he could pay for the Domain Name renewal and private
registration at the cost of $25.16 per year. Recommended that we pay for 4
years or $100.64. Don Patocka made a motion to pay for 4 years. Motion
seconded and passed.
- Treasurerís Report, Jeremy Christensen gave the Treasurerís report. No
real changes in the accounts for the last couple of months. Paulina Flint
made a motion to accept the Treasurers report. Motion seconded and approved.
Paulina made a motion to request revolving funds. Seconded and approved.
Jeremy Christensen will request the money for the Southeast Township Days.
- Southeast Township Days-Paulina Flint mentioned that we have approval to
use the 501 status from Utah Neighborhoods council for Southeast Township
Days. Vendors have started calling to reserve space for the event. Ron
Faerber will be the contact for contributions. Committee met last week to
get things rolling. We need to start getting permission to put up signs on
personal property. This needs to get underway so there will not be
interference with the Elections. Paper work for applications will be on
- New Business-David Scharffs of the Citizens Advisory Board and also
serving on the Legislative Committee mentioned that he appreciated all the
help at the Legislature. Denise Nielson who is one of the Emergency
Preparedness People in the area gave report on how they are working to get
the neighborhood on the North side of Dimple Dell organized. They are
calling Block Captains getting 72 hour kits, Clothing, and Home check lists
ready for a disaster. A drill will be held on April 17th at 10:15 am.
Paulina Flint mentioned that our Area Cleanup is scheduled for July 13th
thru 17th. We asked that UPD be on the lookout for Dumpster divers during
this time. ACCT Mtg. Thursday. Next meeting Wasatch Regional Council will be
coming to the meeting to give a presentation on 2040 Plan and looking at
Rapid Transit possibly coming to 1300 East. Dave Scharffs of the Citizens
Advisory Board said that at their meeting of the 12th will be on a
Dispatchers presentation on how they are working on the 911, and Valley
Emergency Communications (VEC) phone systems to correct some of the bugs
they have found. Charles Halverson mentioned that Bonds for Parks are being
worked. This means we are still trying to figure out a way to fund Parks. It
was mentioned that street lighting is being changed over to LEDís in the
area. Jeremy Christensen is still looking for the cost to install mirrors at
the 9400 S and Poppy Lane intersection. Sandy City is no longer using the
Canal that runs through White City for irrigation water. It is still used
for Storm Drainage by the County. There are some plans to make a trail in
place of the canal. People need to be aware and watch for discussions about
the effects it may have on the area.
- Meeting was adjourned at 8:25 pm.