City Recorder

The City Recorder directs, monitors, and ensures compliance with state and local law including open meetings laws with respect to official records and actions taken by the Vernal City Council and other public bodies, government records access and management; processes, compiles, and maintains City ordinances, resolutions, minutes, agreements, and other records; serves as the City's Election Officer and is responsible for the administration of municipal elections;  and provides general support to the Mayor, City Council, public bodies, and citizen committees and boards. The City Recorder's Office is responsible for the official records of the City including:

If you wish to have an item placed on the agenda, please contact the City Recorder.


The City Recorder is the local official who administers the municipal elections, and will be accepting declaration of candidacy forms starting on June 1, 2023 thru June 7, 2023.

New Laws

The City Recorder is also the custodian of the City Seal and is responsible for the publication of any new laws approved by the City Council.

Record Requests

If you are looking for a record or document, please fill out the records request form (PDF) and turn it in to the Recorder's Office.  For more information and fee schedule for records, follow the transparency link on the left. 

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