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June 1 Council Meeting

Posted on: June 1st, 2021

At today’s meetings, the Council adopted a ceremonial resolution for Pride Month 2021, continued discussing plus held the second of two public hearings on the proposed budget, received an overview of the Capital Improvement Program (CIP), and more. Read the meeting recap here.

May 18 RDA Board and Council Meetings

Posted on: May 18th, 2021

At today’s Council, RDA, and LBA Meetings: The Council received a series of briefings about the proposed Salt Lake City budget for the next fiscal year, which begins in July. A public hearing was held, and a second hearing on the Citywide budget proposal is Tuesday, June 1 at 7 p.m. Much of the meeting agenda for the day […]

April 6 Council Meeting

Posted on: April 6th, 2021

At today’s Council Meetings: The Council announced it will make a choice at the April 20 meeting on changing this year’s City elections to ranked-choice voting. The Council received late today a draft of the first part of a police budget audit. It will be discussed at the April 20 meeting. The Mayor and Council adopted […]

RECAP: March 5 Council Meeting

Posted on: March 5th, 2019

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Council: discussed and adopted amendments regulating car-sharing companies at the Salt Lake City International Airport. The changes: eliminate some criminal penalties, introduce new civil penalties, add clarity for use of parking areas and regulation of new business models, and will go into effect after a 90-day waiting period meant to to give all stakeholders […]

RECAP: October 16 Council Meeting

Posted on: October 17th, 2018

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Council: adopted a proposal to allow Accessory Dwelling Units, commonly known as mother-in-law apartments, in more parts of the City. The Council held and closed a public hearing at which 14 people spoke, before approving the ordinance in a 5-1-1 vote. Learn more about the ordinance here. held and closed a public […]

RECAP: October 2 Council Meeting

Posted on: October 3rd, 2018

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Council: discussed a report of rate recommendations for the City’s water and sewer services, which also includes proposed adjustments for miscellaneous fees related to utility services. The City periodically commissions a comprehensive study of what customers pay for their public utility services in order to ensure water, sewer, stormwater and street […]

RECAP: September 11 Council Meeting

Posted on: September 12th, 2018

At Tuesday’s Meeting, the Council: Held a moment of silence to honor the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks. Held its third fact finding session about the inland port. Presenters included stakeholders focused on sustainability, economic development and advocacy. Val Hale, Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, said the State has been approached […]

RECAP: May 1 Council Meeting

Posted on: May 1st, 2018

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Council: adopted a supplemental sales and use tax, which will increase Salt Lake City’s portion of sales tax by 0.5 percent, equal to 5 cents on a $10 purchase. The tax excludes groceries and large purchases like vehicles. Revenue could be used for City services and projects including but not limited […]

RECAP: April 10 Council Meeting

Posted on: April 11th, 2018

At Tuesday’s Work Session, the Council held a follow up briefing about potential new revenue options, including a 0.5% sales tax increase and General Obligation bond, to pay for current critical service needs. The City will hold another briefing, public hearing and then possibly vote on Tuesday, April 17. The briefing will be held in […]