Washington County of Utah

Notice of Public Hearing – Funding the Zion Canyon Music Festival


Notice is Hereby Given that the Board of Commissioners of Washington County will hold a public hearing to consider the Washington County Tourism Advisory Board’s Recommendation to assist in funding the Zion Canyon Music Festival, a Private Enterprise Project as defined by Utah Code Ann. §17-50-303(4). A copy of the study conducted by the Washington County Tourism Department is available for review at:

Washington County Clerk-Auditor's Office
111 East Tabernacle
St. George, Utah 84770
(Google Maps)


A public hearing will be held by the Board of Commissioners of Washington County on Tuesday, September 19, 2023, at 4:00 pm, at:

Washington County Administration Building
111 East Tabernacle
St. George, Utah 84770
(Google Maps)

In compliance with Utah Code Ann. §63G-30-102 notice was published as a Class A Notice on August 31, 2023 at the following locations:

  1. State of Utah Website for Public Meeting Notices (http://www.utah.gov/pmn/)
  2. Washington County Website
  3. Washington County Administration Building, 111 E. Tabernacle St., St. George, Utah 84770. Bulletin Board on 1st Floor
Vote by Mail, Register Online by June 19, vote.utah.gov

Election Day Notice: Special and Municipal Primary Elections

Election Day Notice for:
Special Primary Election
Municipal Primary Election
Washington County, Utah
Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Polling: 7am — 8pm

"Notice is given that the Special Primary election for the U.S. House Representative District 2 and the Municipal Primary election will be held Tuesday, September 5, 2023."

This election will include the Republican Party Primary race for the U.S. House Representative 2 as well as 6 Municipalities Primary elections. Only active voters who are currently affiliated with the Republican Party and all active registered voters in the municipalities that are having a primary election will receive a ballot by mail.

Washington County will have 2 Vote Center locations on September 5, 2023 to assist voters. Accessible voting equipment will be available at each vote center to assist voters with sight and mobility issues. Disabled voters may also contact the county Clerk’s office to learn more about a new program to assist them in voting independently at home, please contact us at (435) 301-7248.

All Washington County precincts will be available at either vote center location. The vote center locations are:

Dixie Convention Center
1835 Convention Center Dr.
St George UT 84790
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Hurricane Community Center
63 S 100 W
Hurricane UT 84737
(Google Maps)

More information can also be found at County Election Info page or vote.utah.gov. "The polls will open at 7am and continue open until 8pm of the same day."

The canvass of Special Election will be held on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at 4pm in the:

Washington County Election Department
111 East Tabernacle
St. George, UT 84770
(Google Maps)

A 2023 Special Primary Post Election Audit will be held on Friday, September 15, 2023, noon, at:

Washington County Clerk's Office
Outside Entrance C, in the office on the left
111 East Tabernacle
St. George, UT 84770
(Google Maps)

The pre-election test of the automatic tabulating equipment was held on Friday, August 11, 2023, at 12pm in the Washington County Clerk’s office.

All voters must provide Valid Voter Identification. More information can be found at our Voter Identification Requirements.

If there are any changes to the location of a polling place or the addition of a polling place more information will be provided at County Election Info page or vote.utah.gov.

For questions please contact the Washington County Clerk’s office at (435) 301-7248 or email your question to elections@washco.utah.gov.

Ryan Sullivan
Washington County Clerk/Auditor

Washington County of Utah

Washington County General Public Defender Contract Available

Members of the Utah State Bar in good standing are invited to apply for the following General Public Defender contract with Washington County to start on August 15, 2023:

General Public Defender Contract (1): $66,756 annual compensation plus CLE subsidy. Successful candidate will represent indigent clients as assigned by Fifth District court judges in Washington County.

Click here to download General Public Defender Contract.

Contract (see above link), resumes and letters of interest should be submitted to:

Nicholle Felshaw,
County Administrator
111 East Tabernacle 
St. George, UT  84770
(Google Maps)
Utah Highway

Road Work: Chip Seal Schedule for August – September, 2023

Visit Road Work page for up-to-date information

The following is the tentative chip sealing schedule for maintenance on Washington County roads:

  • August 28th, 29th, and 30th Chip Diamond Valley
  • August 30th, 31st, September 5th, and 6th Chip Winchester Hills
  • September 6th and 7th Chip Cottonwood Springs Road
  • September 7th and 11th Chip Old Highway 91 Leeds to Harrisburg
  • September 11th and 12th Chip Old Highway 91, Homespun, and 1500 N
  • September 12th, 13th, and 14th Chip Silver Reef Roads
  • September 14th, 18th, and 19th Chip Silver Valley Roads

Please use caution and slow down when driving in the vicinity of work crews.

Visit Road Work page for up-to-date information