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COUNCIL: December 10 SLC Council and RDA Board Meetings Recap

Posted on: December 10th, 2019

At the Council and RDA Meeting: outgoing Council Members Charlie Luke and Erin Mendenhall were recognized for their service and accomplishments during their time on the Council and RDA Board. the Council adopted a ceremonial resolution in support of ratification by the Utah State Legislature, during its 2020 general session, of the Equal Rights Amendment to […]

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COUNCIL: Next steps outlined for vacancy on City Council

Posted on: December 6th, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 6, 2019 Contact: Dan Weist Dir. of Council Communications 801-535-7600 The Salt Lake City Recorder’s office will accept applications December 16 through Jan. 14 to replace City Council Member Erin Mendenhall, the District Five representative. Mendenhall was chosen by voters in November to be the Salt Lake City Mayor. She will […]

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COUNCIL: December 3 Council and RDA Board Meeting Recap

Posted on: December 3rd, 2019

At the Council and RDA Meeting, the Board held its fourth discussion about the redevelopment of the Utah Theater and an adjacent property at 144 South Main Street. The Board adopted a resolution approving a reduced price for the property, also known as a write-down, to the Hines and LaSalle group. The write-down is contingent upon the inclusion of public benefits, including affordable housing units, green space for the public, and creating a detailed record of historical elements of the building.

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COUNCIL: November 19 Council and Board of Canvassers Meetings

Posted on: November 19th, 2019

At today’s Council and Board of Canvassers Meetings: the Council discussed a draft ordinance that would aim to regulate e-scooters in the City (formally referred to as dockless shared mobility devices). Currently, e-scooter companies have been operating for about a year and a half under temporary operating agreements as a pilot program. The Council discussed concerns such as enforcement […]

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COUNCIL: November 12 Council and RDA Board Meeting

Posted on: November 12th, 2019

At the Council and RDA Meeting: the Board heard from almost two dozen individuals about a proposal to redevelop the Utah Theater and adjacent retail property. The Board received clarification about challenges for the property to qualify for tax credits and historic designations. The theater is owned by the RDA, and property on either side of the building […]

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Salt Lake City seeking feedback on waste & recycling services, proposed fee increase

Posted on: November 12th, 2019

Salt Lake City is currently seeking resident input on curbside waste and recycling services, as well as feedback on a modest proposed fee increase for those services. An online survey is currently open at where residents can learn more and submit their feedback. The survey is available in English and Spanish. “Waste collection is a core […]

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