Government & Issues
Salt Lake City January Events
Far from being a dead, dull month, January brings exciting sports, theatre, music and dance events to the Salt Lake area, as well as Utah's most renowned entertainment event, the Sundance Film Festival.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Events
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be remembered at events throughout the Salt Lake Valley on the third Monday in January and during the rest of the week.
Utah's Sales Tax Explained
An explanation of sales tax rates in the state of Utah.
Citizen's Guide to the Utah State Legislature
The Utah State Legislature convenes every year on the third Monday in January and runs for 45 days. In addition, the governor can call special sessions as needed. The legislature consists of 29 senators and 75 representatives. This guide is designed to help you stay informed about the legislature's activities and the bills and issues you care...
How to Use Utah's Sex Offender Registry
Learn how to use Utah's Sex Offender Registry to find out if a sex offender lives in your neighborhood.
Getting a Utah Marriage License
Here's how to get a marriage license in Utah, from About.com marriage guides Sheri & Bob Stritof.
Birth and Death Certificates
Here's info on how to get birth and death certificates in Utah from About.com's genealogy expert Kimberly Powell.
Salt Lake City Municipal Government
Official website for the Salt Lake City municipal government
Salt Lake County Government
Official website for the Salt Lake County government
Utah State Government
Official website for the Utah state government
Utah Senator Mike Lee (R)
Website of Utah Senator Mike Lee
Utah Senator Orrin Hatch (R)
Website of Utah Senator Orrin Hatch
Utah Representative Jim Matheson (D)
Website of Representative Jim Matheson, who represents Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City's Weather
Average high and low temperatures and precipitation month by month for Salt Lake City, Utah
Salt Lake City's Weather Extremes
Extreme record temperatures, precipitation and wind events for Salt Lake City, Utah