ST. GEORGE, Utah (KDXU) - A 6 month pause on approving new car washes, recreation and entertainment centers in St. George was passed, to give city officials time to review city code regarding projects that come with high water use.

This hiatus comes after drought concerns.

St. George City Mayor Michele Randall will speak Tuesday addressing the state of the city and is expected to speak on water issues along with other housing and economic issues she plans to tackle while in office.

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