City Departments

There are many ways that the City of Washington Terrace works to serve the community.  The following are the major departments of the city, including a description of their main functions.  If you need information on or assistance with a particular city function or service, these sections of the website should be helpful to you.


Administration: Responsible for overall city operations.  Key staff members include the City Manager, Finance Director, City Recorder, and Treasurer/Human Resources.

Animal Control/Code Enforcement Officer::   Responsible for enforcing the municipal codes such as nuisance ordinance, animal ordinances and also responsible for animal licensing.

Building, Planning and Inspection: Responsible for building permits, inspections, development and construction.  Also responsible for business approvals and licenses to include renewals and inspections. 

Court: Responsible for court fines, and court appearances.

Recreation Community Events Coordinator: Responsible for events and recreational programming in the City. Key staff members include the Director of Leisure Services. 

Public Safety: Responsible for all safety and emergency activities in the city. Key staff members include the Weber County Sheriff, Fire Chief, and Emergency Response Manager.

Public Works: Responsible for the water, sewer, and storm water utility systems; waste disposal/recycling programs; and parks, streets, and City buildings.  Key staff members include the Director of Public Works, Public Works Maintenance Supervisor, and City Engineer. 

Utility Services: Responsible for billing residents for water, sewer and garbage services.  Ensures proper billing as well as service termination for delinquent accounts.

City Hall

5249 South 400 East
Washington Terrace, UT 84405
Phone: 801-393-8681

City Hall Business Hours

Open Monday Thru Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Closed Holidays