Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Midvale (Utah)

14132--Planning Commission minutes
14133--Scrapbooks
14134--Cemetery plots ownership certificates
14136--Board of Adjustment minutes
10682--Ordinances
10680--Minutes

AGENCY: Midvale (Utah)

SERIES: 14132
TITLE: Planning Commission minutes
DATES: 1984-
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological

DESCRIPTION: These are minutes of meetings and hearings held by the planning commission. "Each municipality may enact an ordinance establishing a planning commission" (UCA 10-9-201(1)(a)(1997)). A municipal planning commission shall "prepare and recommend a general plan and amendments to the general plan; recommend zoning ordinances and maps, amendments to zoning ordinances and maps; administer provisions of the zoning ordinance; recommend subdivision regulations and amendments to those regulations; recommend approval or denial of subdivision applications; advise the legislative body of matters as the legislative body directs; hear or decide any matters that the legislative body designates, including the approval or denial of, or recommendations to approve or deny, conditional use permits; exercise any other powers that are necessary to enable it to perform or function, or delegated to it by the legislative body" (UCA 10-9-204 (1997)).

RETENTION

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office permanently after being microfilmed.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

APPRAISAL

This disposition is based on Utah Municipal General Records Retention Schedule, Schedule 20, Item 4.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public


AGENCY: Midvale (Utah)

SERIES: 14133
TITLE: Scrapbooks
DATES: 1988-
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological

DESCRIPTION: These books contain a chronological record of the city. They include photographs, newspaper clippings and other items pertaining to the activities, actions, and reactions of citizens. Usually filed chronologically by calendar year, then by date.

RETENTION

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office until microfilmed and then destroy provided microfilm has passed inspection.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

APPRAISAL

This disposition is based on Utah Municipal General Records Retention Schedule, Schedule 1, Item 4.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public


AGENCY: Midvale (Utah)

SERIES: 14134
TITLE: Cemetery plots ownership certificates
DATES: 1943-
ARRANGEMENT: Numerical by certificate number

DESCRIPTION: These are copies of certificates issued to plot owners. They are used as a cross reference to plot deeds to record if grave has perpetual care. They include certificate number, date issued, name, amount paid, receipt number, and grave location.

RETENTION

Retain until microfilmed.

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office permanently after being microfilmed.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

APPRAISAL

This disposition is based on Utah Municipal General Records Retention Schedule, Schedule 17, Item 1.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public


AGENCY: Midvale (Utah)

SERIES: 14136
TITLE: Board of Adjustment minutes
DATES: 1985-1993
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological

DESCRIPTION: These minutes document all meetings of the Board of Adjustment. They are used to reference requests, discussions, and decisions of the Board.

RETENTION

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office permanently after being microfilmed.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

APPRAISAL

This disposition is based on Utah Municipal General Records Retention Schedule, Schedule 20, Item 3.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public


AGENCY: Midvale (Utah)

SERIES: 10682
TITLE: Ordinances
DATES: 1909-
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological

DESCRIPTION: These books contain the legislative action of city council to regulate, require, prohibit. govern, control, or supervise any activity, business, conduct, or condition authorized by UCA 10-3-701 to 714. An ordinance includes the title, preamble, an ordaining clause, subject of ordinance, when applicable, penalty of violation, effective date, signature of mayor or acting mayor, and municipal seal.

RETENTION

Retain until microfilmed.

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office until microfilmed and then destroy provided microfilm has passed inspection.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

APPRAISAL

Administrative Historical Legal

This disposition is based on Utah Municipal General Records Retention Schedule, Schedule 18, Item 19.

Ordinances have legal value because they are municipal laws. They have historical value because ongoing ordinances document changes to the law over time.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public


AGENCY: Midvale (Utah)

SERIES: 10680
TITLE: Minutes
DATES: 1909-
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological

DESCRIPTION: These are the official minutes of regular, special, and emergency meetings of municipal committees, boards, and task forces.

RETENTION

Retain until microfilmed.

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office until microfilmed and then destroy provided microfilm has passed inspection.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

APPRAISAL

Administrative Historical Legal

This disposition is based on Utah Municipal General Records Retention Schedule, Schedule 1, Item 13.

These records have evidentiary value and serve as a history of board and committee actions. They contain minutes of open committee and board meetings as required by UCA 52-4-7. (2005) Records may also include agenda, recordings, recordings and minutes of closed portions of meetings, and other supporting documentation.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public