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SLC welcomes new boutique cycling studio to downtown

Posted on: October 17th, 2019

Where Cardio Meets Culture – Mcycle Opens in Downtown Salt Lake City  Mcycle is a new boutique cycling studio now open at 355 West 400 South in Salt Lake City. The 4,300 square-foot studio features a 50-bike workout experience to a clientele who want a challenging, yet enjoyable workout, convenience and a sense of community. […]

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COUNCIL: October 15 Council Meeting Recap

Posted on: October 15th, 2019

At today’s meeting, the Council held its first briefing about Budget Amendment No. 2 for Fiscal Year 2019-20. Discussion focused on maintenance of existing art in the City (approximately 270 artworks estimated at over $9 million) and a study to learn more about maintaining that art collection, as well as funding police overtime for additional patrols.

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COUNCIL: October 8 Council and RDA Board Meetings

Posted on: October 8th, 2019

At Tuesday’s Council and RDA Board Meetings: the Board had a follow-up discussion about potential redevelopment of the Utah Theater and adjacent retail property. The Board expressed support to preserve elements of the theater and discussed working with Preservation Utah and other organizations to archive the history of the property. The Board expects to take action in November about development plans. […]

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Salt Lake City sells first round of road reconstruction bond with “AAA” rating

Posted on: October 8th, 2019

Today, Salt Lake City sold the first $20-million installment of the $87-million general obligation bond, approved by voters for the reconstruction of the City’s roads. In September, the Fitch Ratings agency gave Salt Lake City its highest rating—AAA—highlighting the City’s “strong financial management.” The high rating ensured Salt Lake City received a low 2.07% interest […]

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Salt Lake City kicks-off federal grant program with affordable housing tour

Posted on: October 2nd, 2019

On Thursday, October 3rd, Mayor Jackie Biskupski will join the Community Development Corporation of Utah (CDCU), and new homeowners, Mario and Emma Melendez, to kick-off the application period for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funding managed by the City. (See full event details below) The City is currently accepting applications from interested entities […]

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COUNCIL: September 24 Council and RDA Board Meeting Recap

Posted on: September 24th, 2019

At Tuesday’s meetings, the Board approved a $3.3 million loan to CW Urban for a new housing development at 378 West 300 South named The Olive. The project would contain 120 condominium units in downtown, ranging in size from studios to two-bedroom units and penthouses. Board Members noted that while the project doesn’t specifically guarantee a level of affordability, The Olive would encourage home ownership in the downtown area at a variety of income levels.

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