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Virtually attend City Council meetings

Posted on: March 29th, 2020

As adjustments take place across the country for public gatherings, we want to make sure everyone interested in attending Council meetings can participate how they feel most comfortable. We have multiple ways for you to watch every Council meeting online. […]

COUNCIL: Council Member Dan Dugan Tests Positive for COVID-19; pleads for practicing social-distancing

Posted on: March 26th, 2020

Salt Lake City Council Member Dan Dugan announced today he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and is quarantining himself at home. He is the second Council Member with a positive COVID-19 test. […]

COUNCIL: Council Member Darin Mano tests positive for COVID-19; self-isolates urges residents to heed precautions for social-distancing and avoiding non-essential travel

Posted on: March 22nd, 2020

Salt Lake City Council Member Darin Mano announced today that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and is quarantining himself at home. […]

COUNCIL: Recap of February 11 Council and RDA Board Meetings

Posted on: February 11th, 2020

At today’s meeting, the Council: held a planning retreat and discussed potential projects and ongoing needs for the coming year including varied topics such as transportation, focusing on services for our most vulnerable populations, addressing parks funding needs, development and housing opportunities in ways that support our neighborhoods, and equity for all our neighbors. […]

Sugar House Temporary Shelter

Posted on: February 3rd, 2020

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, the State of Utah, Shelter the Homeless, and other service provider partners are working toward a change to winter homeless shelter accommodations. Pending Council action at a special meeting on January 17th, within the next week, the vacant RDA-owned building at 2234 Highland Drive will be opened for overflow shelter space until April 15, 2020. […]

COUNCIL: City Council chooses Mano to fill vacant seat in Council District 5

Posted on: January 21st, 2020

At their Jan. 21 meeting, City Council Members chose Darin Masao Mano to fill a vacant seat in Council District 5, making him the newest Member of the seven-person Council.

Mano is one of 28 candidates who originally applied for the position, vacant since Jan. 6. The seat became vacant after former District 5 representative Erin Mendenhall was chosen by voters in November as Mayor. She took office this month. […]

Mayor Mendenhall Announces Plan For Temporary Winter Shelter

Posted on: January 16th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – After weeks of work in coordination with the Salt Lake City Council, service providers, Salt Lake County, and State partners, Mayor Erin Mendenhall today announced the temporary expansion of up to 145 beds available to unsheltered individuals in Salt Lake City. The Sugar House Temporary Shelter is slated to open in the next week and will be located in a vacant building owned by the city’s Redevelopment Agency (RDA) located at 2234 Highland Drive. […]

COUNCIL: New SLC Council leadership chosen

Posted on: January 7th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – City Council Members have elected a new leadership team for 2020.

At the Council’s January 7 meeting, a six-member* group chose Chris Wharton, who represents District 3, as the Chair. Andrew Johnston, who represents District 2, was chosen as the Vice Chair. […]

COUNCIL: Salt Lake City Elected Officials Take Oath of Office

Posted on: January 6th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Mayor Erin Mendenhall and City Council Members Andrew Johnston, Ana Valdemoros and Dan Dugan were sworn into office at noon today on the east steps of the Salt Lake City & County Building. More than 500 people attended the ceremonies

COUNCIL: SLC Elected Officials to take Oath of Office on Jan. 6

Posted on: December 30th, 2019

November victories lead to January Inauguration Ceremony

SALT LAKE CITY – A new Mayor and three Council Members will be sworn into office at noon on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020 at the Salt Lake City & County Building, 451 South State Street. […]