June 2023 – Torrey Town Mayor’s Report

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Torrey, Utah
PO Box 750027
Torrey, UT 84775


Mayor’s Report

June 2023

May & June Activities

  • Water Tank Construction Project
    • Construction has begun on the water tank
      • The current activities are site preparation and work on moving the pipe vault
  • Playground Upgrades – CDBG Grant
    • Kudos to Pearl for sorting through the CDBG bureaucracy
    • Construction should begin early July
  • Credit Card Processing
    • XpressBillPay is available for water bill payments
  • Apple Days Planning
    • A team of volunteers are planning this year’s Apple Days celebration
    • More volunteers are needed especially for parade day
  • Grant requests status
    • Working on a town hall grant request
      • Beginning work with 6 County to submit a grant request for new city hall
  • Oct 14 Annular Eclipse
    • Torrey will be in the path of an annular eclipse on Oct 14th.  It will last for 2 hours and 48 minutes with maximum occurring at 10:29 am.  An annular eclipse is also called a Ring of Fire eclipse because the outer edge of the sun is still visible.  It is a spectacular event.
    • Please remember eye protection is needed because the sun is not completely covered
    • There will be a lot of visitors in the area because Oct 14th is a Saturday and all area motels have been booked.
    • Capitol Reef is expecting 15 to 20 thousand visitors that weekend