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Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall recommends extension of K-12 mask order to City Council

Posted on: September 13th, 2021

September 13, 2021 Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall today sent a letter to the members of the Salt Lake City Council strongly recommending an extension of her emergency order requiring masks in the City’s K-12 schools. The Council will vote on Tuesday evening whether or not to extend the Mayor’s order. “I am encouraged […]

Salt Lake City Chosen for Accelerator for America’s National Financial Assistance Initiative Announced During John Legend’s Father’s Day Special

Posted on: June 21st, 2020

The non-profit Accelerator for America will provide technical assistance and $50,000 in funding to help Salt Lake City stand up the infrastructure needed to successfully administer a financial assistance program for residents whose livelihoods have been hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Building on the successful Angeleno Card financial relief program for Los Angeles residents, the […]

Salt Lake City Enacts Week-long Nighttime Curfew

Posted on: June 1st, 2020

Para leer el comunicado de prensa en español oprima aquí. SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall announced a new curfew for all of Salt Lake City beginning tonight, Monday, June 1, extending through Monday, June 8. The curfew will begin each evening at 8 p.m. and end at 6 a.m. each […]

Salt Lake City Releases an Emergency Loan Program for Businesses

Posted on: March 18th, 2020

The Salt Lake City Emergency Loan Program for businesses is now open for applications. This rapidly evolving COVID-19 crisis demands deliberate action. Not delays. This week, the Salt Lake City Council supported Mayor Erin Mendenhall’s request to release $1,000,000 in funding to support local businesses during this difficult time. “More than 90% of the 17,000 […]

Salt Lake City and Salt Lake Chamber to Address COVID-19 Business Resources Monday

Posted on: March 18th, 2020

WHAT: Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall, Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance President and CEO Derek Miller, along with leaders of the City’s business community host a news conference on Monday, March 16 at 10:00 a.m. on steps the mayor and private sector are taking to address the economic impact of COVID-19 locally and […]

Council Supports Development Of Mayor’s Emergency Business Fund

Posted on: March 18th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – The Salt Lake City Council tonight indicated unanimous approval for Mayor Erin Mendenhall’s proposal to direct $1 million of city funds to help businesses facing economic uncertainties in the wake of COVID-19’s spread. “The business interruption happening in our community is significant and while we are bracing for an even bigger […]