Mayor’s Office

snortonMayor Sonja Norton

Mayor Sonja Norton was elected to serve a four-year term starting in January, 2014. She is striving to make Vernal City one of the most desirable places to work, play and raise a family. 



The Mayor's Office is the executive branch of the Mayor / Council form of government.  The Mayor's office and staff oversee: 

  •    The enforcment of all laws and policies.
  •     Hiring of executive employees.
  •      Recommendation for adoption of measures necessary for the efficient operation of the City.
  •      Performance of numerous other duties as prescribed by law. 

Prior to serving as Mayor, Sonja served on the Vernal City Council, and has her own real estate brokerage business. 

During the last legislative session, Mayor Norton worked with the Utah League of Cities and Towns and Senator Vantassell to review bills that affect the City.  

If you would like to contact the Mayor, please e-mail her at:

All City-related correspondence is considered public record.