City municipal offices are housed in new facilities. The city also boasts
a new public library and senior citizens complex and a public safety
building, both built in 1989. In addition to one of the finest culinary
water systems in the state (a $3.74-million lead-free piping system,
installed in 1989), the entire town is serviced by a pressurized irrigation
system which was completed in 1990. Lehi's power collection and distribution
system, the city's greatest single source of revenue, has been a boon
to the community since 1964. At that time, city officials signed a long-term
contract to purchase power from the Intermountain Consumer Power Association.
is a good place to live," has been the community's official slogan since
1911. In addition to a safe, quiet, family-oriented environment, the
town offers such recreational opportunities as Saratoga Resort to the
southwest, Wines Park, Willow Park, the local Olympic-size swimming
pool, Veteran's baseball park, Heritage Theatre, and the world-famous Lehi Roundup rodeo, which for the past half-century has continually
drawn top cowboys from all over America.
Richard S. Van Wagoner, Lehi: Portraits of a Town (1990); Lehi Centennial
Committee, Lehi Centennial History 1850-1950 (1950) which includes the
1913 History of Lehi written by Hamilton Gardner.
S. Van Wagoner