Your town in brief: Great ready for Great Utah ShakeOut

Published April 6, 2012 11:22 pm

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Be prepared » Get ready for Utah's largest-ever earthquake drill at 10:15 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17. Thousands of Utahns are expected to "drop, cover and hold on" during the Great Utah ShakeOut. To learn more about how to prepare your home and business, visit http://www.shakeout.org/utah.


Lights, cameras, action! • The City Council voted unanimously April 4 to accept a $2,000 grant from the Economic Development Corporation of Utah, a private nonprofit organization that works to attract businesses to the state and to expand existing businesses. With its matching contribution of $2,000, Taylorsville will make videos marketing itself.

West Valley City

Spring Egg Exhibition • Brian Baity's carved eggs — including one showcasing West Valley vignettes — will be on display through April 25 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.