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Salt Lake City and Santa Fe join Boulder County and the City of Flagstaff to tackle climate crisis through regional partnership

Posted on: October 5th, 2022

October 5, 2022 A trailblazing partnership of local governments will soon pool resources to fund carbon dioxide removal (CDR) projects in the Four Corners region. The 4 Corners Carbon Coalition (4CCC), established by Boulder County, Colorado and the City of Flagstaff, Arizona, today welcomed Salt Lake City, Utah and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Earlier this year, Boulder […]

Salt Lake City leaders celebrate start of Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted on: September 16th, 2022

Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aqui. September 16, 2022 Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall marked the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month on Friday alongside City Council Members and leaders from the Hispanic business community.  “Salt Lake City owes its vibrancy and energy to the people who live and work here […]

Ambitious Vision Plan for Glendale Regional Park released

Posted on: September 6th, 2022

September 6, 2022 Salt Lake City has released a community-informed Vision Plan for Glendale Regional Park, the ambitious planned redevelopment of the former Raging Waters/Seven Peaks water park site.  “This is the first time in a century that Salt Lakers have had the chance to shape the future of a regional park in our capital city […]

Salt Lake City’s Capital Improvement Program is now accepting applications

Posted on: September 1st, 2022

September 1, 2022 Salt Lake City residents are invited to submit their ideas for projects that will improve their communities as part of the City’s annual Capital Improvement Program application process, which is open now through Sept. 30.  Residents interested in applying must complete the CIP Constituent Application in ZoomGrants and submit by Friday, September 30, 2022 […]

Mayor Mendenhall’s statement regarding proposed solutions for congestion issues in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Posted on: August 31st, 2022

Salt Lake City is grateful to UDOT for our working relationship, including the opportunity to serve as a Cooperating Agency for its Little Cottonwood Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process. Because of Salt Lake City’s responsibilities to protect the water resources and canyon watersheds that serve more than 360,000 people with clean and reliable drinking water, […]

Salt Lake City to launch ARPA Community Recovery Grants Program

Posted on: August 31st, 2022

August 31, 2022 Salt Lake City, UT – Salt Lake City is launching a Community Recovery Grants Program that will inject $4 million into the economy through grants up to $100,000 to support nonprofits, small businesses, and local artists/artisans. Mayor Erin Mendenhall proposed this funding as a way to reach key community organizations and individuals who […]

Salt Lake City Leaders Celebrate Completion of First Growing Season at New Harrison Community Garden

Posted on: August 25th, 2022

August 25, 2022 SALT LAKE CITY – Today, Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall, along with several key partners, celebrated the completion of the new Harrison Community Garden. The garden is located at 700 E. Harrison Ave, just south of Liberty Park along 700 E. As the latest addition to Salt Lake City’s Green City […]

Mayor Mendenhall highlights SLC’s progress during nationwide initiative: Mayors Stopping Crime – A Week of Action 

Posted on: August 17th, 2022

Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima AQUI. Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall, alongside the Democratic Mayors Association and Democratic mayors across the country, is participating in “Mayors Stopping Crime,” a nationwide effort in which mayors from big cities and small towns alike are taking action against rising crime and gun violence […]

Solar Salt Lake launches to make it easier for Salt Lake City residents to go solar together

Posted on: August 4th, 2022

August 4, 2022 Salt Lake City is excited to launch a new program, Solar Salt Lake, that will make it easier for residents to install rooftop solar on their homes through discounted bulk purchase pricing and free education from a community-selected solar installer.  Starting Thursday, residents can sign up to learn more about the program […]

Salt Lake City, Pure Good Foundation, and KABOOM! Unveil Kid-Designed Playground at Miami Park

Posted on: July 28th, 2022

July 28, 2022 SALT LAKE CITY – Children in Salt Lake City’s Westpointe neighborhood have a brand new place to play as a community-and-kid-designed playground was installed at Miami Park (1571 N Miami Rd) Thursday. The months-long collaboration between Salt Lake City, Pure Good Foundation, and KABOOM! culminated with more than 100 volunteers installing the […]