Series 23625
Parowan (Utah) Revised ordinances

Dates: 1920; 1931; 1943-

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

These ordinances document the approximately ten year revision of municipal ordinances as required by the Parowan city council and constitute the current municipal code for Parowan at the time of their publication. The ordinances primarily concern maintaining law and order; guarding public health; administering water use and development; creating and maintaining public improvements; licensing, taxing, and regulating businesses, trades, and professions; regulating commodities and dangerous substances (such as liquor and tobacco); abating nuisances; controlling domestic animals and livestock; conducting elections; creating municipal offices and departments; appointing public officials; setting salaries; and controlling city finances.


Chronological by year, thereunder numerical by ordinance number.

Related Records

Ordinances from Parowan (Utah), Series 84925, contain the original ordinances as passed and amended by the Parowan city council.

City Council minutes from Parowan (Utah), Series 85019, comprise the minutes of the Parowan city council with many ordinances included therein.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

Parowan City revised ordinances were microfilmed at Southern Utah University under the direction of the Utah State Archives in November 2001 and processed in October 2002 by Michael A. Church.

Indexing Terms

  • Municipal government—Utah—Parowan.
  • Water use—Utah—Parowan.
  • Law enforcement—Utah—Parowan.
  • Commercial law—Utah—Parowan.
  • Ordinances, Municipal—Utah—Parowan.
  • Municipal finance—Law and legislation—Utah—Parowan.
  • Parowan (Utah)—Officials and employees.

Container List

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