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Taxpayers Association Offers to Work with UTOPIA Cities in Developing Unbiased Non-Binding Opinion Survey

Taxpayers Association Offers to Work with UTOPIA Cities in Developing Unbiased Non-Binding Opinion Survey

As the six cities who continue to pursue UTOPIA’s “utility fee” model plan a non-binding opinion survey of their residents, the Utah Taxpayers Association is offering to help these cities develop a useful survey instrument.

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UTOPIA Headed to the Ballot?

UTOPIA Headed to the Ballot?

Mayors from the six UTOPIA cities that voted to move forward to Macquarie’s Milestone 2 announced that they want voters to weigh in on the uNOpia tax through an opinion question on the ballot this November.

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New Economic Report: UTOPIA Deal BAD for Taxpayers

New Economic Report: UTOPIA Deal BAD for Taxpayers

For Immediate Release                                       June 10, 2014 For more information contact Royce Van Tassel, Utah Taxpayers Association 801-973-2324 Doug MacDonald, Econowest Associates, Inc. 801-550-3161 New UTOPIA Proposal Is Bad For Utopia Residents and Cities According to New […]

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Cities: UTOPIA hurts, but sales tax drop hurts more

Cities: UTOPIA hurts, but sales tax drop hurts more

Is UTOPIA squeezing cities’ finances? Midvale’s city manager and president of the UTOPIA board said the bond payments are equivalent to about one-third of that city’s $2.1 million shortfall.

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Top UTOPIA Exec Sues Over Terminated Employment Contract

Top UTOPIA Exec Sues Over Terminated Employment Contract

A top executive at UTOPIA has filed a lawsuit against the organization claiming that it terminated his employment contract after he spoke out against a possible conflict of interest.

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Heartland Institute: Eleven Utah Cities in Big Debt from Muni Telecom Network

Heartland Institute: Eleven Utah Cities in Big Debt from Muni Telecom Network

UTOPIA has put eleven Utah cities in a debt dystopia.

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