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Current Proposals

Listed below are some of the significant proposals the Council is currently working on. Check out the Council’s recent meeting agendas to see more proposals–both big and small–the Council has recently discussed and voted, or view proposals from the Mayor that have not yet been scheduled on a Council agenda.

Proposed Changes to Off-leash Dog Area Designation Process

Posted on:April 2nd, 2019
The Council will hold a public hearing on April 23, 2019 regarding a proposal that would streamline the process for designating dog off-leash parks, as well as providing new safeguards when hazardous conditions or sensitive environmental resources warrant closure to dogs.

Single Room Occupancy Housing

Posted on:April 2nd, 2019
The Council will hold a public hearing on April 23, 2019 relating to a proposal that would redefine Single Room Occupancy (SRO) housing and permit SROs in more zoning districts than currently allowed.

Eleemosynary (Congregate Care Facility) Text Amendment

Posted on:March 27th, 2019
The Council recently held a public hearing on a proposal that would develop a land use definition and parameters for short-term housing for the terminally and seriously ill.

Homeless Resource Centers Update

Posted on:March 6th, 2019
Recently, the Council received an update from the Mayor’s Administration and designers VODA Landscape + Planning about strategies to improve infrastructure and amenities in the District 4 and 5 neighborhoods where two homeless resource centers will become part of the physical and social fabric in July 2019. The Council heard about efforts to incorporate the […]

Golf Funding

Posted on:March 27th, 2018
As an enterprise fund, the Golf Fund is charged with managing and maintaining the City’s six public courses with the revenues that it can generate through its services. The Council considers three key areas to assess the long-term financial solvency of the Golf Fund: Current-Year (Fiscal Year 2019) Budget, Past Operations Deficits, and Golf Capital […]


Recently Completed Proposals:

Funding Our Future Discussion

Posted on:March 19th, 2019
The Council received multiple updates on the implementation of Funding Our Future at its Tuesday, March 19 Work Session. Council Members heard from the City’s Transportation and Streets Divisions on projects funded under the Better Transit Service and Improved Street Conditions critical needs. Watch the Council’s discussion Visit the Funding Our Future website to learn […]

Utah Inland Port

Posted on:March 10th, 2019
Last March, after the Inland Port bill had passed in the 2018 regular Legislative session, and it was clear that the project was moving forward regardless, the Council and Mayor were invited by State leaders to negotiate the City and public’s strong opposition to key aspects of the inland port legislation. The City Council had […]

Transit Master Plan Implementation Agreement with UTA

Posted on:December 7th, 2018
In the coming weeks, the Council will consider officially entering into an agreement with UTA to provide this expanded bus service. This agreement sets the framework for City-sponsored transit service, with yearly check-ins to refine service levels.

Small Cell Wireless Infrastructure

Posted on:November 8th, 2018
Residents may see some street work or new poles in the near future. In the long term, this expands capacity for and access to 5G internet. Recently, the Council approved non-exclusive agreements with ExteNet Systems for small cell wireless infrastructure. ExteNet’s application is the first of many expected to come to the Council. Read the […]