Salt Lake City

Council District 2

The Westside – Glendale, Poplar Grove, Fairpark

Bulletin Board

Come test the new bus service in District 2

Posted on: February 7th, 2019

The City’s Transportation Division will be hosting Open Routes on Saturday, February 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come and test the new 9 Route (map below) with Council Member Johnston before it is implemented in August. Visit Transportation’s website for more info.

Andrew’s Meeting Thoughts – February 5, 2019

Posted on: February 6th, 2019

Millcreek Forcible Annexation of Brickyard: Normally, I do not dedicate much time to national or state legislation as I try to focus on city issues. However, tonight I make an exception. With the Utah State Legislature in session, a bill has been produced, House Bill 262 “Municipal Boundary Adjustment Amendments”, that is an attempt by […]

300 North Bridge Project

Posted on: December 18th, 2018

A new walking and bicycling bridge over the railroad tracks at 300 North (approximately 500 West) will be built within the next few years. The City wants to hear from you about how the bridge should look, function, and represent the community.

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. Published quarterly, The West View is mailed to 22,000 homes and businesses throughout the Fairpark, Glendale, Rose Park, Westpointe, Jordan Meadows and Poplar […]

From Council Member Johnston

Posted on: December 5th, 2018

Wishing you and your loved ones a wonderful holiday season and many joys throughout the new year.

Salt Lake Art and Design Board Seeking District 2 Board Member

Posted on: October 10th, 2018

The Salt Lake Art Design Board is looking for a resident of District 2 to serve as board member. Applicants who are passionate about the City and have experience in the arts are encouraged to apply. Interested in applying? Contact Katherine Nix at or 801-535-6512. Applications can be filled out online and must be […]

5600 West Improved

Posted on: October 1st, 2018

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 […]

I-80 Noise Barrier Town Hall Meeting

Posted on: October 1st, 2018

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) is installing a noise barrier along Interstate 80 (I-80) in the Poplar Grove neighborhood, between the Jordan River and the railroad. You are invited to a Town Hall meeting to learn more about the project and speak to representatives from UDOT as well as the bill sponsors responsible for […]

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 […]

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 dog roam […]