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Family-oriented initiatives get priority in Mayor Mendenhall’s proposed FY2025 budget

Posted on: May 7th, 2024

May 7, 2024 Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aqui Mayor Erin Mendenhall’s Fiscal Year 2025 recommended budget, presented to the Salt Lake City Council on Tuesday, focused on investments supporting residents’ quality of life and critical infrastructure in the growing capital city, which is forging a pathway to opportunities that will […]

Joint Statement on the passage of S.B. 272

Posted on: March 1st, 2024

March 1, 2024 Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aqui “A thriving state needs a thriving downtown in its capital city. With today’s passage of the Capital City Reinvestment Zone bill, we are poised to invest deeply in Salt Lake City’s downtown experience.  “There’s a lot of work ahead of us, and […]

Salt Lake City to open Love Your Block grants to residents for 2024

Posted on: February 29th, 2024

February 29, 2024 Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aqui Applications for the 2024 Love Your Block grant program open on March 1, 2024. Love Your Block brings residents and City leaders together to address challenges through community-led solutions, improving neighborhoods one block at a time. Ideas funded aim to improve deteriorating […]

Much needed Sugar House infrastructure improvements to begin in September

Posted on: August 28th, 2023

August 28, 2023 Construction will begin at two intersections on 2100 South in Sugar House at 1300 East and Highland Drive in September. Through October, the Highland Drive/2100 South intersection will be reduced to one lane in all directions with limited left turns while crews replace deep underground utilities and reconstruct the intersection as part […]

New 20 mph signs going up throughout Salt Lake City

Posted on: July 27th, 2022

July 27, 2022 Salt Lake City has begun installing 20 miles per hour speed limit signs throughout the city, marking the final step of implementing a recently-adopted ordinance lowering the speed limit from 25 miles per hour on local streets. “These signs will signal to drivers in our city that we want our kids to […]

City, State leaders discuss need for vigilance from drivers amid recent rise of deadly crashes, Mayor announces new task force to find solutions

Posted on: May 5th, 2022

May 5, 2022 Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall joined law enforcement representatives and state transportation leaders Thursday in calling attention to a troubling uptick in deadly traffic crashes in the City and surrounding communities.  Salt Lake City has seen a rise particularly in deadly auto-pedestrian crashes, with 9 pedestrian deaths so far in 2022. […]

Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall Presents Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Proposal to City Council

Posted on: May 3rd, 2022

May 3, 2022 Meeting the needs of a growing city and increased demands on City government are the central components of Mayor Erin Mendenhall’s 2023 proposed budget, which she presented to the City Council Tuesday. “Today we find ourselves in a unique economic position with a growing economy, rising population, and inflation. But, we also […]

Salt Lake City Honored with “KultureCity Human Highlight Awards for Sensory Inclusive City of the Year”

Posted on: August 20th, 2021

KultureCity will name Salt Lake City as the Sensory Inclusive City of the Year at its 2021 KultureBall, taking place in Birmingham, AL this weekend. The honor follows a first-of-its-kind partnership between KultureCity and Salt Lake City to train and certify over 90% of the City’s first responders in late 2020. In addition to the […]

Salt Lake City Announces Enhancements to Call 2 Haul Bulk Waste Collection Program

Posted on: August 3rd, 2021

Aug. 3, 2021 SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City today announced several key enhancements to its bulk waste program Call 2 Haul.   Effective immediately, the new enhancements include: The addition of a second pick up annually for green waste only. Residents will be able to schedule two collections per year—one for bulky items such as […]

Mayor Erin Mendenhall to Require Masks on Employees, Members of the Public in SLC Facilities

Posted on: July 28th, 2021

July, 28, 2021 SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall signed an Executive Order Tuesday aimed at preventing the continued spread of COVID-19 and protecting the health of City employees by requiring vaccinated and unvaccinated City employees and members of the public to wear a mask inside City facilities. The updated order […]