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Latest News

Utah’s Millennials Are Moving Downtown

Posted on: January 31st, 2019

Salt Lake City’s forward-thinking, progressive vibe is hard to ignore, especially when you look at our largest working generation. Read more in our latest blog – a collaboration with SLCgreen and Workforce Development. A recent study by RentCafe shows that across the country, millennials today are more likely to live in and near downtowns and withdraw from outer neighborhoods. […]

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A Look Back on 2018

Posted on: January 19th, 2019

A new year calls for new economic development goals. Let’s take a look back at 2018 and the progress made to help our business community thrive in 2019. As always, we would love to hear your feedback! Salt Lake City’s Department of Economic Development is a young organization, just 2 years old! There is a lot […]

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Salt Lake City Arts Council – Past, Present, and Future

Posted on: January 7th, 2019

The arts have long enriched the human spirit, providing a lens for culture, and challenging us to see from different perspectives.  Salt Lake City is home to a world-class arts and culture scene that plays an important role for families and businesses relocating and expanding in Salt Lake City. It stands as a significant economic […]

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Meet Salt Lake City Art Council’s New Director Felicia Baca!

Posted on: January 3rd, 2019

“The Salt Lake City Arts Council sets the standard for excellence in our community. It is time to ask ourselves, given the resources and needs of our community, what role can a modern-day arts agency play and what are we uniquely positioned to do best? I’m personally invested and listening,” says Felicia Baca. Felicia is […]

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