City has one major grocery store, a bank, a drug store, several convenience
stores and service stations, two wood companies, several eateries, two
car dealerships (one of which is the oldest continuous family-owned
dealership in the state), two hardware stores, and other businesses
that provide needed services to the citizens. Morgan City Corporation
owns and operates its own power, water and sewer systems.
the banks of the Weber River is Riverside Park. It is an attractive,
spacious park providing picnic facilities, a baseball diamond, and a
Many of Morgan's
citizens work outside the county, but agriculture continues to be of
major importance to Morgan City. At one time, it had thirteen mink ranches
and several dairy farms located within its boundaries. The LDS Church
continues to be the city's dominant religion. No other religious denomination
has erected a church building in the city.
See: The Morgan
County News, Pioneering Morgan County (1947); The Fine Arts Study Group,
Mountains Conquered (1959); and Morgan County Historical Society, Morgan
County School Buildings (1989).
Linda H. Smith