Series 30595

Tooele (Utah). City Council Municipal code, 1978-

0.20 cubic foot

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

Historical Note

See history of the records' creator.

Summary of Records

This series contains a copy of the charter with codes.

Scope and Content

This series contains a copy of the city charter with municipal codes. When the city council or legislative body passes ordinances, the laws in those ordinances are organized and codified in the city or municipality's legal codes. The charter document outlines the powers of the city; municipal government; special officers; city administration; planning, zoning, and housing; nominations and elections; succession in government; and general provisions. The remainder of the document details the various city codes detailing the authority of city officials, public infrastructure changes, and other legal codes operative within the city. Additionally, there is an alphabetized subject index on page 590.


Numerically by chapter.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public: Utah Code 63G-2-201(2)(2023).

Use Restrictions

These records are available for reproduction and use.

Preferred Citation

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

Custody History

The records in this series were held in the Tooele city offices by the City Recorder until August 2021 when they were transferred to the custody of the State Archives.

Acquisition Information

These records were acquired from the creating agency through established retention schedules.

Processing Information

The records in this series originally came stored in a generic binder. For long term preservation, the records were removed from the binder and rehoused in folders inside of an archival box.This series was archivally processed by Genesie Miller in November 2023.

Related Material

Ordinances from Tooele (Utah). City Council, Series 28484, were enacted by the city council to regulate, require, prohibit, govern, control, or supervise any activity, business, conduct, or condition authorized by UCA 10-3-701 to 715 (1997). Municipal codes organize and codify these ordinances.

Indexing Terms

Container List

11Bicentennial code filings
12City charter
13Section 1
14Section 2
15Section 3
16Section 4
17Section 5
18Section 6
19Section 7
110Section 8
111Section 9
112Section 10
113Section 11-1-1 through 11-1-14
114Section 11-1-15 and index