Official Switch to JVWCD and New Utility Customer Billing Rates Begin May 1, 2015

Residents filled almost every seat as the first City Council meeting of the year started last night. All agenda items passed unanimously, including the new contract with Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District (JVWCD), with the official date to switch the City’s culinary water source as May 1, 2015. Along with the switch to this new water source, billing rate will also be changed for all culinary water utility customers. A new base rate of $2.50, plus $3.91 for every 1,000 gallons used will be reflected, beginning with May’s usage. 


Riverton City Celebrates 150 Years

As the year 2015 begins, Riverton City looks forward to recognizing the early settlement of this area in 1865 with a year-long celebration, marking 150 years of Peace, Progress, and Tradition.  


Riverton City Culinary Water Alternatives: YOUR CHOICE Information Links

The following links provide information to help Riverton City culinary water customers better understand the culinary water alternatives. All of this information will be available during the upcoming Culinary Water Alternatives Open Houses scheduled in the upcoming weeks, along with the opportunity to talk with City Councilmembers and Staff.

Please refer to the following links for information about:

Majority of Riverton Culinary Water Customers say YES to water sourced from JVWCD.

The response on Riverton’s culinary water issue clearly showed that this is a significant issue throughout the City. More than 49% of delivered ballots were returned, with 3,571 votes in favor of making the switch to water sourced from Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District. Thank you to the Councilmembers, Mayor, Riverton City Staff and everyone who voiced an opinion and helped spread the word about the opportunity to share Your Choice regarding the future of Riverton’s culinary water.

Click here to view unofficial voting results from Election Trust. 

Riverton City Finance Department Receives Top Awards

Riverton City is pleased to announce it was recently recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) with two top awards for achievement in financial reporting.


Road Construction Updates

Current Road Projects     

UDOT Bangerter Highway and Redwood Road Construction Updates

Click here to learn about upcoming traffic patterns.  


For questions about construction at Bangerter & Redwood, please contact the project team.  

ph: (385) 215-9883 or email:

Riverton Main Park Renovation

Riverton City is currently completing a total renovation of the Riverton Main Park. Currently Completing a total renovation of main parkIt is the City' s goal to reopen the Park in time for the 2015 Riverton Town Days celebrations associated with Riverton' s 150-year Anniversary.  more>


                    Park Renovation Plans and Sketches

Park Renovation Photo Updates