Salt Lake City

Burglar alarms: The City Council passed an ordinance Tuesday that will require people to pay fines if their burglary alarms go off needlessly. After the third false alarm in a month, or the seventh in a year, owners will have to pay $15 for each officer who responds.Davis County

More health workers: The county needs to add two additional members to its environmental health staff to cope with an increased workload, the Davis County Health Board agreed this week.

Sandy

Groundbreaking: Public is invited to the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Waterford Middle/Upper School Campus.

When: Friday, May 10, 2:30 p.m.

Where: Waterford School, 1480 E. 9400 South.

South Jordan

Acting chief: Sgt. Lindsay Shepherd has been appointed interim chief of the South Jordan Police Department, replacing Duane Sutherland, who resigned Friday. City Administrator Richard Warne said a search is under way for a permanent successor.

Salt Lake County

Open house as part of Be Kind to Animals Week.

When: Saturday, May 11, noon to 4 p.m.

Where: Salt Lake County Animal Shelter, 511 W. 3900 South.

What: Demonstration by Rocky Mountain Search and Rescue Team dogs, a children's magic show and face painting.

For more information: Call 264-2247 or 264-2267.

West Jordan

What: Fourth annual Stakeholders Meeting, featuring updates on city projects, review of this year's city elections, budget briefing and discussions on a variety of issues.

When: Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m. to noon.

Where: Salt Lake Water Conservancy District Offices, 8215 S. 1300 West.

MORE LOCAL NEWS on Pages B4, 5.