Manti, Utah

39°15′53″N 111°38′20″W

Sanpete County Seat

Population: 3,276

Households: 930

Families: 742

Settled: November 1849

Incorporated: February 1851



Manti, UT—The Sanpete County Judicial Nominating Commission has scheduled a meeting on Oct. 30, 2017, to select candidates for the vacancies in the Gunnison and Manti Justice Courts to replace Judge Ivo Peterson who retired effective June 30, 2017. The commission will begin the meeting at 8:30 a.m. in the Manti City Council Chambers located on 50 South Main Street in Manti.


The early portion of the meeting is scheduled for public comment about issues facing the Utah judiciary and refinements or improvements to the system. Public comments will be accepted from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Following the public hearing, the meeting is closed to allow commission members to select a slate of three to five candidates for the vacancy.


Individuals interested in appearing before the commission during the public comment portion of the meeting should contact Melisse Stiglich at (801) 578-3844 to request an appointment. Information on the Justice Court Nominating Commission members is available at


Geoffrey Fattah
Communication Director
Utah State Courts
(C) 801.712.4545



Manti City Council Meetings are scheduled for the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noticed. Meetings are held at the Manti City Complex, 50 South Main Street, main floor conference room.

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