Community Bulletins

Congratulations to David Rankin on Flash Flood Videos

David Rankin, a long time Big Water resident, has had some of his flash flood footage go viral in the past week. The following video has been seen on Fox News, CNN, The Weather Channel, World News Tonight, all local Utah News stations and news stations in Canada as well. We would like to remind everyone to be careful during the Monsoon Season as these things come up fast!

Newsletter August 2013

Please click the link for the August 2013 Newsletter

Celebration of Life for John A. Doerfler

There will be a Celebration of Life for John A. Doerfler, a long time Big Water resident and former SRP employee, who passed away suddenly last week at age 95.

The celebration will be held at 7:00 p.m. AZ time (8:00 UT time) on Thursday July 18th at Big Water Town Hall. Come celebrate John's long life with stories, refreshments, and music.

John has many friends in our community and has been a staple of Big Water for many years. He will be missed.

For more information call Big Water Town Hall at 435-675-3760 or Heather at 928-691-6444

Southwest Utah Health Comes to Big Water

Southwest Utah Public heath came to Big Water and had a nice BBQ dinner and lovely salad on Tuesday July 9, 2013 to introduce the community to the services they provide. The mobile trailer in located in Kane County and travels from community to community. We are looking at setting up quarterly visit to Big Water with the next one hopefully in the first part of October.

Newsletter July 2013

Please click on the link for the July 2013 Town Newsletter

Correction: The new dates for the town public forums, in which to discuss repayment options for the water bonds, are August 6 and August 22 both at 8:00 p.m. Utah time. Preliminary information is available from Jenni at Town Hall from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. UT time.

Big Water Municipal 2013 Elections, Candidates, Dates, Mail In Vote

MUNICIPAL PRIMARY ELECTION DAY: AUGUST 13, 2013
GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION DAY: NOVEMBER 5, 2013

BIG WATER MUNICIPAL
CANDIDATES LIST

MAYOR-
1. Don Crandall
2. David W. Schmuker
3. Heather L. Rankin

Town Council-
1. Caradoc Crandall
2. Don Hardwick
3. Michelle Tenney
4. Merle H. Graffam
5. Jennie Lassen
6. Anthony (Tony) Shanklin

Voting will once again be done by mail.If you have any questions you can call Jennie at Town Hall at 435-675-3750 or the Kane Clerks Office at 435-644-2458.

Verizon Update

Big Water Town Verizon Update:

Still no help with the dropped calls but for those having the problem with the "when roaming please include the area code of the number you are call" or "the full mail box message" or the "the number you have called has been disconnected" the following may help:

Call Tech Support at 800-922-0202 and say to Tech Support "please verify our busy / forwards in MTAS to be authorized but not active and not locked"

You must power off and then back on the phone if they find an error in this set up.

PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE
BIG WATER TOWN IS NOW ACCEPTING LETTERS OF INTENT TO FILL AN OPEN SEAT ON TOWN COUNCIL.

PLEASE SUBMIT LETTER OF INTENT TO THE TOWN HALL.
THE INFORMATION TO INCLUDE IN YOUR LETTER OF INTENT SHOULD INCLUDE:
A. Full name, address and phone number.
B. Summary of experience and qualifications.
LETTERS ARE DUE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY JUNE 14, 2013 AT 2:00 P.M. UTAH TIME.
If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Town Clerk at:
435-675-3760
60 Aaron Burr
Big Water, UT 84741

CDBG Grant Funding Not Approved

Big Water Town did not receive grant funding this year from CDBG for the water back up generator and tank repair. Kane County as well did not receive funding for their Meals and Wheels and Food Bank programs. Five Counties Association of Governments who administers the CDBG for our region received over 1.2 million dollars in requests for this year and had only $600,000 in funding.

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