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$1 million in rent assistance still available for SLC residents

Posted on: December 17th, 2020

While federal, state, and county housing support resources have been depleted, more than $1 million in rental assistance is still available for Salt Lake City residents and can be used for current rent or past payments.  “Making rent was already a challenge for many residents and then the pandemic hit, stretching people’s finances to the […]

Mayor Mendenhall signs Emergency Proclamation allowing Businesses to Expand Operations during Winter Months

Posted on: December 14th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — As cold temperatures and winter weather arrives, Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall has signed Emergency Proclamation 17 giving businesses within the City tools to expand their outdoor operating capacity. The proclamation eases permitting restrictions regarding the use of temporary structures both on private property and in the public right of […]

Salt Lake City, Volunteers of America to Host Winter Clothing Drive

Posted on: December 9th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City and Volunteers of America (VOA) are joining forces this month to host a winter clothing drive, which will directly benefit clients of the VOA who have winter clothing needs. The drive will be on Saturday, Dec. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside the Salt Lake City […]

Salt Lake City Mayor Announces BioHive Partnership

Posted on: November 9th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Today Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall formally announced Salt Lake City’s participation in the creation of BioHive, a new public-private collaboration that will expand business development in Utah’s growing healthcare innovation sector. BioHive will serve as the brand representing Utah’s healthcare innovation community, of which Salt Lake City is the […]

Salt Lake City Accepting Applications for CARES Act COVID-19 related Federal Grant Programs

Posted on: November 2nd, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City is now accepting applications from local entities for additional, one-time COVID-19 relief funding to help with a range of community development needs, including emergency housing assistance, basic needs for low-income residents, and non-profit and small business assistance. The emphasis for this funding is on Mayor Mendenhall’s objective to […]

New Flag Now Waving Above Salt Lake City

Posted on: October 23rd, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City’s newly adopted flag is waving above the City & County Building as of Friday morning, when Mayor Erin Mendenhall and City Council Chair Chris Wharton raised it for the first time.  “It looks perfectly at home flying above the City, with historic City Hall to the west, and […]

Mayor Erin Mendenhall Submits New City Flag Design to City Council for Consideration

Posted on: September 24th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall today made a formal recommendation to the City Council of a new design for the City’s flag. The proposed flag combines two of the highest rated finalists into one new design.  “We’re in a once-in-a-generation moment of change and there’s no more perfect time for […]

Salt Lake City, County Announce Updates for Storm Cleanup Efforts

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020

Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall and Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson announced Wednesday an extension to the fee waiver for storm debris at the county landfill. Mayor Mendenhall also announced phase two of storm debris cleanup for Salt Lake City.  The landfill will extend its fee waiver for residents’ storm debris through this […]

Large-scale cleanup effort underway in Salt Lake City following significant windstorm

Posted on: September 9th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City has begun what will be a long cleanup effort as individuals and the City deal with the aftermath of Monday and Tuesday’s hurricane-force windstorm. Hundreds of City-owned and privately-owned trees were toppled by the winds, causing extensive property damage and street closures.  “Our hearts go out to the […]

Salt Lake City Mourns Loss of A Member of its Team

Posted on: September 9th, 2020

Salt Lake City today announced the tragic and untimely death of a member of the City’s Fleet team. The individual was killed in an accident in the line of work. “I’m heartbroken by this news and my thoughts are with the family and friends who lost their loved one today,” Salt Lake City Mayor Erin […]