CUV Town Hall Archive

Conserve Utah Valley hosts Town Hall Meetings as a means to keep people educated and engaged as topics of interest arise. We’ve covered topics ranging from the Bonneville Shoreline Trail to Utah Lake. Find our library of past Town Hall Meetings here.

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Utah Lake Summit and Utah Lake Commission Meeting

It’s been a big week for Utah Lake! Three weeks ago members of CUV met with Rep. Keven Stratton with concerns about a proposal for dredging Utah Lake and creating islands for various uses including innovative housing for Utah County. At that meeting we discussed the...

The Utah Lake Summit

Rep. Keven Stratton and CUV invite you to join them for the Utah Lake Summit, Tuesday, Jan. 11 at 6:30 pm. The discussion will cover current Lake restoration efforts and progress, as well as what needs to be done to increase responsible, science-based restoration of the Lake for future generations.

#dontpaveutahlake

Happy New Year, from Conserve Utah Valley. I want to start by saying thank you for supporting Conserve Utah Valley in 2021. Whether you got involved in the effort to preserve Bridal Veil Falls, participated in a Slate Canyon Saturday, or supported our efforts to...

More than 100 scientists and experts speak out against proposed islands development for Utah Lake

A group of concerned scientists and experts came together to raise concern over the proposed island development project for Utah Lake. Read the full text of their letter, along with their credentials below, and find a pdf of the letter here: December 22, 2021 To whom...

Write A Letter: The LeRay McAllister Fund needs consistent support from the Legislature

Take Action: Write a letter to your state representatives (sample linked below) Background: What is the LeRay McAllister Critical Land Conservation? The LeRay McAllister Critical Land Conservation Program was created in 1999 to provide grants to conserve or restore...

Write A Letter: Utah Lake needs legitimate conservation efforts

Take Action: Write a letter to your state representatives (sample linked below) Background: Utah Lake is one of the largest and most productive freshwater lakes in the western U.S. This keystone ecosystem is the centerpiece of our community, providing critical...

Write A Letter: Bridal Veil Falls should remain free to the public

Take Action: Write a letter to your state representatives (sample linked below) Background: Conserve Utah Valley has been focused on helping gather public input and participate in dialogue with city, county and state elected officials on the future of Bridal Veil...

Public Input

CUV needs your voice to help guide the long-term plans for Bridal Veil Falls. While it is protected by a conservation easement, there are still questions for the future of the area. A group has been tasked by the State of Utah to do a study of the Falls area and get...

South Fork Canyon Update

Members of CUV stay in touch with Provo Mayor Michelle Kaufusi and Provo city officials to help guide the conversation on conservation easements in this canyon. CUV also partners with Utah Valley Trails Alliance (UVTA) and supports their master plan for the Provo...

Bonneville Shoreline Trail Update

Two critical links are still missing in the Provo section - just north and south of Little Rock Canyon. In addition, several informal trail heads and access points within Provo City neighborhoods are being threatened by development. CUV is working with Provo City to...