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Mayor Erin Mendenhall to Deliver Second State of the City January 26

Posted on: January 20th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY– Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall will deliver her 2021 State of the City address, the second of her term, on January 26 at 7 p.m. Her remarks will be broadcast live from the City Council Chambers at www.youtube.com/c/SLCLiveMeetings andwww.facebook.com/SLCMayor. There will be no in-person attendance due to COVID-19.  Mayor Mendenhall will update the public […]

Salt Lake City Passes Joint Resolution Establishing Electrified Transportation Goals

Posted on: January 13th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City’s new Electrified Transportation Resolution, a joint resolution between Mayor Erin Mendenhall and the City Council, establishes a joint commitment to incorporate and promote clean energy transportation technology as an important solution in reducing carbon emissions and pollutants that impact air quality.  The resolution includes goals of electrifying modes […]

Mayor Mendenhall Statement on Proposed Temporary Winter Housing Site in Salt Lake City

Posted on: December 11th, 2020

Salt Lake City has often risen above and beyond our role and our resources to make sure everyone has the option of a warm, safe place to sleep, but let’s be clear: it is not Salt Lake City’s role to address the statewide problem of too few shelter beds. For the second winter in a […]

Salt Lake City, Volunteers of America to Host Winter Clothing Drive

Posted on: December 9th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City and Volunteers of America (VOA) are joining forces this month to host a winter clothing drive, which will directly benefit clients of the VOA who have winter clothing needs. The drive will be on Saturday, Dec. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside the Salt Lake City […]

Salt Lake City Fleet to Participate in TNT Online Auctions

Posted on: November 30th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City’s Fleet Division will be participating in TNT’s final online auction of 2020, which will have vehicles, equipment, and miscellaneous items up for bid. The vehicle and equipment auction will be open from Dec. 3 to Dec. 10, 2020 and the miscellaneous items auction will be open from Dec. […]

Salt Lake City and Momentum Recycling Unveil New Public Art Piece in Liberty Park—a Glass Recycling Dumpster

Posted on: November 24th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — What started out as a small idea to beautify one of Salt Lake City’s glass collection sites has become a highly-visible statement piece in Liberty Park. To celebrate the importance of glass recycling in the community, Salt Lake City and Momentum Recycling unveiled on Nov. 18 a new dumpster at the […]

Local and Hopeful: “Art for Hope” Public Art Project Adorns City Properties

Posted on: November 19th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – As part of its Art for Hope SLC public art project, the Redevelopment Agency of Salt Lake City (RDA) announced today the addition of 43 outdoor, large-scale artworks from 33 local artists on three properties in the Downtown, North Temple, and Sugar House neighborhoods. Inspired by the need to bolster community […]

Salt Lake City to Host “Community Conversation, The Rising Rate of Hate Crimes in the U.S. and Utah”

Posted on: November 16th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City and The Salt Lake City Public Library, in partnership with the United Jewish Federation of Utah and their Community Partners Against Hate, today announced the second event in the Community Conversation Series: “The Rising Rate of Hate Crimes in the U.S. and Utah.” The webinar will be live-streamed […]

Salt Lake City Mayor Announces BioHive Partnership

Posted on: November 9th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Today Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall formally announced Salt Lake City’s participation in the creation of BioHive, a new public-private collaboration that will expand business development in Utah’s growing healthcare innovation sector. BioHive will serve as the brand representing Utah’s healthcare innovation community, of which Salt Lake City is the […]

Salt Lake City Accepting Applications for CARES Act COVID-19 related Federal Grant Programs

Posted on: November 2nd, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City is now accepting applications from local entities for additional, one-time COVID-19 relief funding to help with a range of community development needs, including emergency housing assistance, basic needs for low-income residents, and non-profit and small business assistance. The emphasis for this funding is on Mayor Mendenhall’s objective to […]