Salt Lake County
The County Commission on Monday:- Approved travel requests for five county employees to attend various workshops and seminars from Vergennes, Vt., to Toronto.
- Acquired 80 Motorola pagers with extended warranties for the sheriff's office.
- Discussed letters from Olympus Cove residents near I-215 complaining about freeway noise. Residents want the county to build sound barriers.
Volunteers: The Salt Lake County Commission will host an employee/volunteer day at Wheeler Historic Farm, with tours, hay rides, dancing and free ice cream and lemonade. The event is in honor of the 12,600 volunteers who donated 800,000 hours of service to the county last year.
When: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9.
Where: Wheeler Historic Farm, 6351 S. 900 East.Festival: The Wheeler Historic Farm Fall Festival and Craft Extravaganza will feature exhibits of antique machinery, an arts and crafts sale, games for children, entertainment, cooking demonstrations and other activities.
When: From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 11-12.
Where: Wheeler Historic Farm, 6351 S. 900 East.