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Commission Meeting Minutes

Identifier: JS342.W18.COM.CLK.1852-

Scope and Contents

These minute books record the actions of the county commission, the governing body of the county. The commission (known during the territorial period as the county court) was authorized to manage all county business and property. This includes budgeting, equipment purchasing and auditing; use of county lands; districting for schools, roads, voting, drainage, etc.; taxing, specifically acting as an ex-officio board of equalization; business licensing; arranging for the construction of roads, public buildings, etc.; contracting for services; supervising the conduct and payment of all county personnel; providing for basic health care, public safety, and care of the indigent; canvassing election returns and appointing certain officials; incorporating municipalities; and by the late 1940s, zoning and planning.


  • Creation: 1852 - current

Conditions Governing Access

Public, UCA 63G-2-301-2(e)


47 Mixed Materials (31 volumes, 8 35 mm microfilm, 8 16 mm microfilm)

Language of Materials



Chronological by date of the meeting.

Existence and Location of Copies

Utah State Archives has the master microfilm.


Series Number 84227

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Repository Details

Part of the Davis County Utah Records Catalog Repository

61 S Main Street
Farmington UT 84025 United States