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Covid-19 Information


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Herriman City Coronavirus Information

Salt Lake County is currently in a high level of transmission

On December 3, 2020, the State of Utah COVID-19 Response Team updated quarantine protocols to align with the CDC’s recommendations.

The key points are as follows:

  • Quarantine after COVID-19 exposure is now 10 days instead of 14 days
  • You can be tested on day 7 of your quarantine and if you test negative, and do not have any symptoms of COVID-19, you can end quarantine before the 10 days
  • If you live with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, you need to quarantine for 10 days
  • If you were exposed or had close contact with someone who has COVID-19, you should wait 7 days before being tested

Please visit https://coronavirus.utah.gov/protect-yourself/ for more detailed information.

Herriman City Response

During COVID-19, all essential City services will remain uninterrupted including water, utilities, police, and fire. City officials are working closely with state and county health officials to coordinate response and to efficiently use resources.

The Herriman City staff is working vigorously to minimize economic impacts and ensure essential services will continue to be provided. The top priority is ensuring our residents remain safe and well in this uncertain time.

See the table below for updates on these various City services and other local information:

  • Animal Services
  • Arts Council
  • City Events
  • City Hall
  • Community Development Community Facilitators Drinking Water Email/Text Notifications Emergency Declaration Facilities
  • Fire
  • Jordan School District
  • Justice Court
  • Local Businesses
  • Local Businesses Economic Relief Multilingual Resources
  • Parks
  • Passports
  • Police
  • Press Releases
  • Public Meetings
  • Rental Assistance
  • Salt Lake County
  • Signage Regulations Unemployment
  • Waste & Recycling Collection

Service/Category Response Information
Animal Services Herriman City Animal Services is limiting call response to critical situations, including animal-related threats to life or property and other animal-related police situations.
Arts Council Annual Herriman Arts Council programs have been postponed indefinitely. See the Arts Council page for details about upcoming events.
City Events All City events are subject to alteration, postponement, or cancellation, dependent on the COVID-19 pandemic. Public safety and health are a priority. Information will be published as it becomes available.

For more information, see the City Events page
City Hall The Customer Service and Community Development areas of City Hall are open to the public. The Passport Office is open by appointment only (call 801-446-5323 to schedule an appointment). All other areas are closed.

To ensure the public and staff’s safety, face coverings are required.

The Customer Service Department will continue standard availability to take calls during normal business hours at 801-446-5323. The Customer Service Department has suspended cash/check transactions. Payments costing more than $1,000 may be made by phone, 801-446-5323, with an electronic check. Payments of $1,000 and less can also be made with a Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or American Express. Those needing to contact the Court should call the same phone number. Customers needing to speak with the Building, Planning, or Engineering Departments, or those dropping off any delivery (including mail), may call 801-446-5327 and a staff representative will be sent to meet them at the door.

To continue carrying out essential services and help prevent the coronavirus, half of the Herriman City staff is currently telecommuting while the remainder works at the City Hall, alternating locations each week.
Official City meetings (City Council, Planning Commission) will be available electronically during the COVID-19 outbreak. Viewing instructions for those meetings will be posted on City social media accounts and a live stream will be available on Herriman.org.
Community Development Building inspections will continue to be conducted. All business can be conducted by phone or online (801-446-5327).

Meetings with the Planning Department and all other departments will be held electronically. Contact the respective departments to request virtual meetings.
Community Facilitators Neighborhood meetings with Community Facilitators will be available electronically during the COVID-19 pandemic. Links to view the meeting and presentations will be made available online.
Drinking Water Herriman’s drinking water is unaffected by COVID-19. Culinary water is safe to drink and use as normal.
Email/Text Notifications The City sends significant information regarding COVID-19 and other emergencies via text and email notifications, as well as other City information as requested. Sign up for notifications on the Text Alerts and Email Alerts web pages
Emergency Declaration In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, announcements and advisories from the Salt Lake County and Utah Health Departments, Governor Gary Herbert, and the Center for Disease Control, as well as the Salt Lake County Earthquake 3/18/20 in Salt Lake County Wednesday March 18th, Herriman City has declared a State of Emergency.

Herriman City is ensuring essential city services, including water, police, fire, and utilities, are continuing uninterrupted. The emergency declarations give the City flexibility in operations and access to Federal and State funding and assistance as circumstances continue to develop.

The City working closely with local and State officials to monitor the virus and its effects to help mitigate spread. City staff verified Wednesday morning all Herriman City infrastructure is safe and in functioning order following the earthquake.

Herriman City Declaration of Emergency
Facilities Herriman City Hall is open in limited areas. The Customer Services, Building, and Planning Departments are open. The Passport Office is open by appointment only. Other areas of City Hall are closed to the public. To ensure the safety of the public and staff, face coverings are required.

The Facilities Department is ensuring all areas of the City Hall are sanitized regularly.
Fire Fire services will continue uninterrupted through the pandemic. Unified Fire Authority (UFA) has closed all fire stations to visitors and guests. UFA has also implemented a screening process at every station as well to ensure that the firefighters entering the station are symptom-free.

UFA is prepared to handle increased call volume as the pandemic progresses.
Jordan School District Visit JordanDistrict.org for information from the school district.

Justice Court All in-person hearings are postponed indefinitely. Parties with postponed appointments will be contacted to reschedule for a future time or a virtual appointment.
Local Businesses Local businesses will need to follow Utah’s restrictions dependent on the current transmission level of Salt Lake County.

Utah Health Guidance Levels
Local Businesses Economic Relief COVID-19 Business Recovery Assistance Team (BRAT). Salt Lake Region Small Business Development Center is offering assistance for small businesses to help accelerate your business recovery.

Utah small businesses that rent a commercial property may now receive pandemic relief from the Utah Legislature as part of the new COVID-19 Commercial Rental Assistance Program Grant. Learn more here

Utah State Resources for Businesses

Salt Lake County Economic Recovery Information

Utah Leads Together Small Business Bridge Loan Program

CARES Act SBA Loan Information

Resources for Businesses

U.S. Chamber Foundation

Herriman City business signage regulations for temporary sign permits are suspended to allow businesses to communicate they are open during the COVID-19 outbreak. Temporary signs must be placed on private property and may not create an unsafe condition or public nuisance.
Multilingual Resources Coronavirus multilingual resources
Parks All Herriman City public parks are open for public use. Be sure to adhere to COVID-19 guidelines while participating in activities.
Passports The Passport Office is open during regular hours (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.). However, the office is accepting appointments only at this time. Call 801-446-5323 to schedule an appointment. Each application will be about a 30-minute time slot.
Police Police services will continue uninterrupted during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Press Releases Click here for Herriman City press releases
Public Meetings City Council and Planning Commission meetings are held and available both in-person and electronically at this time. An electronic public comment form is available on the City Council and Planning Commission pages. The Recorder will read your comment aloud during the appropriate portion of the meeting. Those who wish to view the meeting may watch live on Herriman.org, the City’s YouTube channel, and on Facebook Live.
Rental Assistance Rental Assistance for Residents in Salt Lake County: More than $9 million is available in state aid for rental assistance to Salt Lake County residents through Utah Community Action. SLCo residents may call Utah Community Action directly at 801-359-2444 to schedule an appointment for rental assistance. Renters in need are encouraged to access rental assistance funds and pay rent now so they do not fall off a financial cliff with eviction. Click here for more information. Espagnol
Salt Lake County On August 19, 2020, a Public Health Order was issued that extends through January 5, 2021 the previous public health order requiring face coverings.
Signage Regulations Herriman City business signage regulations for temporary sign permits are suspended to allow businesses to communicate they are open during the COVID-19 outbreak. Temporary signs must be placed on private property and may not create an unsafe condition or public nuisance.
Unemployment The application for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance is now available. This program extends benefits to individuals previously ineligible for unemployment benefits such as self-employed or gig economy workers. For more info and to apply visit this link.

Salt Lake County has also announced a temporary job hiring initiative to help during the pandemic. For more information, see SLCo.org/Jobs.
Waste & Recycling Collection Wasatch Front Waste and Recycling is continuing regular service during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Contact Us

Hours

7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Monday - Friday

Phone

801-446-5323

Email

info@herriman.org