County Council

Hours:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Mon-Fri

25 North Main
Heber City, Utah 84032

Phone (435) 657-3180
Fax (435) 657-0283
Council@wasatch.utah.gov

Wasatch County Council

The Wasatch County Council is the legislative body for Wasatch County. They are responsible for all ordinances, resolutions, budgets and the county code. The council consists of 7 members from 5 geographic regions and 2 at-large members.


Wasatch County - Vision, Purpose and Values


County Council Members

County Council Members

Luke Searle

Luke Searle

At-Large - Seat A

Term: 2023-2026

Committee Assignments:
  • Animal Control
  • Constitutional Takings and Review
  • Legislative Coordination
  • Library Board
  • Mountainlands (MAG)
  • Peace House
  • Regional Planning Committee
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • North Village SSD Admin.- VICE CHAIR
  • Jordanelle SSD- VICE CHAIR

Steve Farrell

Steve Farrell

At-Large - Seat B

Term: 2021-2024

Committee Assignments:
  • Accident Review
  • Bluebench Landfill
  • Constitutional Takings and Review
  • County Tax Committee
  • Heber Valley SSD (sewer)
  • MIDA Review Board
  • Open Lands Board
  • Public Lands
  • Railroad
  • Regional Planning Committee
  • Weed Board
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • Fire District- CHAIR
  • Heber Valley SSD (sewer)
  • North Village SSD Admin.- CHAIR
  • SSA #1 (water)- CHAIR
  • Timber Lakes Water SSD

Erik Rowland

Erik Rowland

Seat C

Term: 2023-2026

Committee Assignments:
  • Boundary Commission
  • Children's Justice Center
  • Constitutional Takings and Review
  • Economic Develop./Tourism
  • HVT Technical Committee
  • Latino Coalition
  • LEPC
  • Open Lands Board- alternate
  • UDOT
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • North Village SSD Admin.- VICE CHAIR

Kendall Crittenen

Kendall Crittenden

Seat D

Term: 2021-2024

Committee Assignments:
  • Affordable Housing
  • Community Action
  • Constitutional Taking and Review - CHAIR
  • Council of Aging (MAG)
  • Criminal Justice Coordinating Council
  • Health Board
  • Heber Light & Power
  • HVT Technical Committee
  • Mountainlands (MAG)
  • Personnel
  • Public Lands
  • Regional Planning Committee
  • Senior Citizens
  • UAC Board of Directors
  • UDOT
  • Wasatch Back Regional Planning Org
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • North Village SSD Admin. Control Board
  • Owls Nest SSD- VICE CHAIR
  • Park & Rec/Event Center SSD- CHAIR
  • Solid Waste SSD- CHAIR

Mark Nelson

Mark Nelson

Seat E

Term: 2021-2024

Committee Assignments:
  • Boundary Commission
  • Constitutional Takings and Review
  • County Tax Committee
  • Economic Develop./Tourism
  • Heber Valley Transit
  • Memorial Hill
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • Jordanelle SSD- CHAIR
  • Twin Creeks SSD- VICE CHAIR

Karl McMillan

Karl McMillan

Seat F

Term: 2023-2026
Council Vice-Chair

Committee Assignments:
  • Audit Committee
  • Bluebench Landfill
  • Boundary Commission
  • Constitutional Takings and Review
  • County Tax Committee
  • Mountainlands (MAG)
  • Open Lands Board
  • Public Lands
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • Ernie Giles SSD- VICE CHAIR
  • Park & Rec/Event Center SSD- VICE CHAIR
  • Solid Waste SSD- VICE CHAIR
  • Strawberry Lakeview SSD- CHAIR
  • Strawberry Ranch SSD- CHAIR
  • Timber Lakes Water SSD- Alternative
  • Twin Creeks SSD- CHAIR

Spencer Park

Spencer Park

Seat G

Term: 2021-2024
Council Chair

Committee Assignments:
  • Audit Committee
  • Bluebench Landfill
  • Constitutional Takings and Review
  • Gun Club
  • HVT Technical Committee
  • UDOT
Special Service Districts (SSDs)
  • Ernie Giles SSD- CHAIR
  • North Village SSD Admin. Control Board
  • Owls Nest SSD- CHAIR
  • Soldier Summit SSD
  • SSA #1 (water)- VICE CHAIR
  • SSD#9 (Mineral Lease)
  • Strawberry Lakeview SSD- VICE CHAIR
  • Strawberry Ranch SSD- VICE CHAIR

Council Meetings

County Council Meetings

The Wasatch County Council meets in three types of meetings:

  • Regular Meetings
  • Work Meetings
  • Special/Emergency Meetings

Regular meetings typically are scheduled twice a month on the first and third Wednesdays. Work meetings are typically scheduled for the second week of the month. Special/Emergency meeting are scheduled as needed

All County Council meeting agendas are posted on the Wasatch County website and the State of Utah Public Notice Website.

Meeting minutes and video recordings are available via the Wasatch County website.

About the Council

About the Council

The Council appoints the county manager who holds the executive authority for the county. The county budget runs calendar year so budget hearings are held typical held in December for the upcoming budget year.

The Wasatch County Council also act as the governing board for the following SSD's and organizations:

  • Constitutional Taking
  • EMS
  • Event Center
  • Fire SSD
  • North Village SSD
  • Parks and Recreation SSD 
  • Rodeo (Mountain Valley Stampede)
  • Solid Waste SSD
  • Strawberry Lake View SSD
  • TRRT
  • Twin Creeks SSD
  • Wasatch County Special Service Area #1

District Map

District Map


District Council Member PDF Map
 Seat A - At Large  Marilyn Crittenden
 Seat B - At Large  Steve Farrell
 Seat C  Danny Goode
 Seat D  Kendall Crittenden
 Seat E  Mark Nelson
 Seat F  Jeff Wade
 Seat G  Spencer Park

Audit Reports

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