Salt Lake City

Council District 1

The Westside – Fairpark, Jordan Meadows, Rose Park, Westpointe

Bulletin Board

Beck Street Transmission Project

Posted on: August 6th, 2019

Rocky Mountain Power plans to upgrade a transmission line to provide additional capacity, improve electric service reliability, and meet power requirements. Project construction begins in late September 2019 and plans to be completed in March 2020.

New Water Reclamation Facility

Posted on: July 12th, 2019

Salt Lake City Public Utilities plans to build a new water reclamation facility at Redwood Road and 2300 North.

Rose Park & Fairpark Neighborhood Byway Project

Posted on: May 9th, 2019

The Rose Park Community Council was awarded Capital Improvement (CIP) funds for the phase of a north-south neighborhood byway in the Rose Park and Fairpark neighborhoods. This section of byway provides a calm, comfortable, and non-collector north-south route through Rose Park and Fairpark. Learn more by visiting the project webpage.

5600 West Improved

Posted on: April 10th, 2019

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) is conducting an environmental study for proposed improvements to SR-172 (5600 West) from SR-201 to I-80. The proposed improvements include widening 5600 West from two to five travel lanes, building a bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) tracks, and converting the existing interchange at 5600 West and I-80 […]

300 North Bridge Project

Posted on: January 18th, 2019

A new walking and bicycling bridge over the railroad tracks at 300 North (approximately 500 West) will be built by 2022. Salt Lake City is partnering with the Utah Transit Authority, Union Pacific, Wasatch Front Regional Council, and community groups to build a safe connection for walking and bicycling that also reflects community character and needs.

The West View – Winter 2018

Posted on: December 15th, 2018

The West View is a product of West View Media, a nonprofit community news organization that offers an authentic look into Salt Lake City’s west side through stories written by community members.

Tis’ the Season for Giving

Posted on: December 6th, 2018

Hello District 1! Tis’ the season for giving, a time to give back with your time, talents and donations. Below is a list of volunteer opportunities within our community. Happy Holidays, James      

WESTSIDE Branding Initiative

Posted on: July 23rd, 2018

SLC’s Westside Council Members James Rogers and Andrew Johnston are excited to announce an initiative to brand the term WESTSIDE. To kick off the initiative, they have created a WESTSIDE t-shirts and bike lights for residents to wear with pride. The Westside is home to many different cultures and ethnicities, and the WESTSIDE t-shirt embraces […]

Airport Construction Updates

Posted on: July 18th, 2018

Many changes are coming to Salt Lake City International Airport. Improvements include replacing aging and obsolete facilities, increasing efficiency, becoming more sustainable, and remaining cost-competitive throughout construction.

Responsible dog ownership keeps your dog, you, and our environment healthy

Posted on: July 13th, 2018

Love taking walks with your dog? Responsible dog ownership contributes to the success of our dog parks and allows everyone to share and enjoy public open spaces. For everyone’s safety, keep your dog on leash on the street and sidewalks, in parking lots and at trailheads – anywhere not specifically designated off-leash. Avoid letting your […]