Help us make the most of Provo's citywide access to high speed Internet by sharing your ideas about how we can use these high speeds to improve 5 focus areas: Healthcare, Education, the Social Sector, Family & Community, and Entrepreneurship here in Provo.
Join us and get involved at the Provo Accelerated Community Forum on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. The forum will be at the Provo Recreation Center from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Light refreshments provided.
Help make Provo an even better community -- given our amazing access to the Internet and all that means for our city.
The autumn colors, cooler weather, and fall festivities make Provo a spooktacular city! There are so many fun activities and events going on this time of year including carnivals, trick-or-treating, corn mazes, plays & shows, and much more. If you’re looking for something fun to do this Halloween season, check out this list of Halloween events that your whole family can enjoy!
Ready to clear the garage of unwanted and never–used items? Need to dispose of the cut grass and tree trimmings that weigh down the black garbage cans? Take advantage of the annual Fall Cleanup 2014.
Separate yard waste and metals and dispose of the material in dumpsters at six locations throughout the city from Sept. 22 – Nov. 1, Mon.–Fri. from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sat. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dumpsters at the compost yard are available until 6 p.m. Saturdays. (Dumpsters are closed nightly and no material may be left on the ground.)
We did it! We shattered the Guinness World Record for Largest Scavenger Hunt! Congrats to everyone who participated in Passport to Provo. We more than doubled the previous world record with 2,079 participants who completed the hunt! What an amazing day! We had families and students exploring downtown Provo, discovering new businesses, completing service projects and donating food, appreciating Provo’s arts and culture scene, and celebrating all that Provo has to offer.
If there were a 3-digit number to call for fast response, would you use that number? What if you could call the same guy about the burned-out street light on your corner, the growing pothole that keeps catching your car's tire and the neighbor's unsightly garbage cans? Just dial 3-1-1 for just about anything troublesome. The dedicated, friendly, customer service reps can answer simple questions: "What day is my garbage picked up? When is the next city council meeting? Where do I go to vote? They can pass along complaints, suggestions, and resolve concerns
Provo is consistently recognized nationally for its outstanding quality of life, well-being, and as a beautiful place to live with unbelievable recreational opportunities. Today gives us one more reason to brag! Provo City has purchased Rock Canyon with the intent to preserve and protect its natural beauty in perpetuity! It’s not everyday you get a chance to actually purchase a canyon. This is a monumental accomplishment that brings an added value to our residents and another amenity enhancing the already incredible quality of life we enjoy in Provo.
Instead of grabbing the microphone, Mayor Curtis decided to grab the camera and hit the streets of Provo. Featured in this video is Provo’s organic music scene, array of amazing events, resurgence of our downtown, the unique dining experience, amazing recreational activities, and future projects and plans for the city. Watch this quick recap of 2013 from some of Provo's best.