Frequently Asked Questions


When is the city office open?
Office hours are Tuesday - Thursday from 9am to 1pm. Appointments outside of these hours can be scheduled wtih the finance officer.


Are building permits needed?
Yes, building permits are required for new construction in Emery.  Building permit forms can be accessed on this  or from the city finance officer.  The cost for building permits is $10.00 and they must be obtained and approved by the Emery City Council before construction may begin.


When is the garbage picked up?
It is picked up every Tuesday unless there is a holiday, then it will be picked up on Wednesday. The City will provide a green garbage can after you complete the application for utility services and pay the $75.00 deposit.   If you have more garbage than allowed please call the office to make arrangements to have it picked up at  an additional charge.