Governor's Proclamation Declaring that Ivins Constitute a City of the Third Class.
Issued: August 11, 1998
WHEREAS, Section 10-2-302, Utah Code Annotated, 1953, as amended, provides as follows:
"10-2-302. Change of Class.
(1) Whenever any city of the second class shall have attained the population of 100,000 or more, or any city of the third class shall have attained a population of 60,000 or more, or any town shall have attained the population of 800 or more, as ascertained and determined by a national, state, or special census conducted by a municipality, it shall be the duty of the mayor to certify that fact to the lieutenant governor who shall certify that fact to the governor. Upon receipt of the certificate, the governor shall declare by public proclamation that the city or town is now a city of the first, second, or third class, as the case may be. The municipality thus changed will be governed by the provision of this act applicable to municipalities to the class to which such municipality has become."
AND WHEREAS, the Lieutenant Governor of the State of Utah has certified to me, as the Governor of Utah, that according to U. S. Bureau of the Census Sub-County Population Estimates of 1996 of Ivins Town, the following town in the State of Utah has a population as indicated below:
IVINS TOWN WASHINGTON COUNTY 3,149
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Michael O. Leavitt, Governor of the State of Utah, by virtue of the power vested in me by the laws and the Constitution of the State of Utah, do hereby declare by this public proclamation that the following named city is hereby constituted as a city of the third class, effective this date:
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand and affixed the Great Seal of the State of Utah at Salt Lake City, Utah, this 11th day of August, 1998.
Michael O. Leavitt
Olene S. Walker
OFFICE OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR
I, OLENE S. WALKER, LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF UTAH, DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT the TOWN OF IVINS has submitted a request to become a city of the Third Class, and in support of its request has submitted a copy of the 1996 U.S. Bureau of the Census Sub-County Population Estimates, showing the population to be 3,149 in 1996.
Inasmuch as the Town of Ivins has attained a population in excess of 800 people, and in accordance with Section 10-2-302, Utah Code Annotated, 1953, as amended, I hereby certify that the TOWN OF IVINS, located in Washington County, is now qualified to become, by gubernatorial proclamation, a Third Class City.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the Great Seal of the State of Utah at Salt Lake City, this 11th day of August, 1998.
Olene S. Walker
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