Salt Lake City

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Erin Mendenhall | (801) 535-7704 | mayor@slcgov.com

Press Releases

Mayor Erin Mendenhall to Appoint Council Member Andrew Johnston as City’s Director of Homelessness Policy and Outreach

Posted on: April 19th, 2021

City Recorder will soon announce process for accepting applications for District 2 vacancy Salt Lake City Council Member Andrew Johnston, the District Two representative, has accepted a position as the Director of Homelessness Policy and Outreach with Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall’s administration. His specific appointment date will be identified in the coming days, […]

Mayor Erin Mendenhall Proclaims April Fair Housing Month in Salt Lake City

Posted on: April 9th, 2021

To view the proclamation click here. SALT LAKE CITY _ On Thursday, April 8, 2021, Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall marked the 53rd anniversary of the passage of the Federal Fair Housing Act by proclaiming April Fair Housing Month in Salt Lake City. The landmark legislation —  Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act […]

Mayor Erin Mendenhall Updates Proclamation Requiring Masks in Salt Lake City

Posted on: April 8th, 2021

Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima AQUI. SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall signed a proclamation Wednesday evening further clarifying the parameters for requiring individuals within the City to wear masks or face coverings when they are in public spaces or with people outside their household.  The proclamation was […]

Mayor Erin Mendenhall Signs Proclamation Requiring Masks in Salt Lake City

Posted on: April 7th, 2021

Para leer este comunicado de prensa en español, oprima AQUI. For a link to this and other emergency proclamations visit https://www.slc.gov/mayor/emergencyproclamations/ Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall signed an emergency proclamation Wednesday morning requiring individuals within the City to wear masks or face coverings when they are in public spaces or with people outside their household. […]

SLC Downtown Ambassador Program expands to the North Temple area

Posted on: April 6th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall announced today the expansion of the Downtown Ambassador Program into Salt Lake City’s North Temple neighborhood. “North Temple has long been one of the most important streets in our City. It serves as a main street for the community that surrounds it, and the area […]

SLC Requests Community Input on Proposed Projects for New Public Lands Master Plan

Posted on: April 5th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City is seeking input from residents on proposed transformative projects for its developing Public Lands Master Plan, called Reimagine Nature. This is the second of three community engagement windows for Reimagine Nature, a master plan that will provide a guiding vision for the next 20 years for the City’s […]

Partnering Cities seek public input on New Transit Options for Salt Lake Valley

Posted on: April 5th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City, South Salt Lake, Millcreek and the City of Holladay are seeking community feedback to determine a preferred transit type and route as part of an ongoing study to improve connectivity and reduce congestion between the cities well into the future. Local Link, which launched in late 2020, is […]

Mayor Erin Mendenhall gives overview of Salt Lake City’s plans for expected American Rescue Plan Act Funding

Posted on: March 25th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall announced today that the City will invest most of its American Rescue Plan ACT allocation into an equitable, sustainable COVID recovery for the community with the help and input from residents. “We want to support your access to a good job, we want to support […]

Low snowpack and stream flows prompt Mayor Mendenhall to issue Stage 1 Advisory of City’s Water Shortage Contingency Plan

Posted on: March 24th, 2021

With mountain snowpack and stream flows projected to be well below average this spring, Mayor Erin Mendenhall today declared a Stage 1 Advisory for water conservation, in keeping with Salt Lake City’s Five-stage Water Shortage Contingency Plan. “We want to invite and encourage everyone in our City, as well as the other municipalities we serve, to […]

Salt Lake City Mayor announces new Deputy Director of Development Services

Posted on: March 10th, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY — Veteran Salt Lake City team member Orion Goff will move into a new role, serving as the new Deputy Director of Development Services in the Department of Community and Neighborhoods (CAN), Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall announced today. Goff, who has been with the City for 17 years, will be […]