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Salt Lake City and Dominion Energy Plant 205 Trees as Replanting Effort Gets Underway

Posted on: October 1st, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City and Dominion Energy planted 205 trees Thursday as part of Mayor Erin Mendenhall’s initiative to plant 1,000 additional trees throughout the City’s westside neighborhoods. The Mayor’s 1,000 trees initiative is aimed at addressing the inequitable distribution of the City’s urban forest by planting an increased amount of trees […]

ReTree SLC Launches as An Effort to Replant Lost City Trees

Posted on: September 24th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall and TreeUtah today announced ReTree SLC, a joint effort to replace thousands of trees lost throughout the City during the windstorm on September 7 and 8. The effort’s donation portal launched today and funds raised will go toward the replanting of the more than 1,500 […]

Millions in Rental Assistance Funding Still Available

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020

Para leer el comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aquí. SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake County and City continue to work together to promote rent and mortgage relief for residents — including families with mixed-immigration status. Between City, County and State funding allocations, more than $9 million in rental assistance remains available to individuals […]

Salt Lake City To Shift To Yellow Friday

Posted on: September 2nd, 2020

Para leer el comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aquí. Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall today announced that after a month of citywide downward trending COVID data, Salt Lake City will shift to the yellow restriction phase of the state’s COVID-19 guidelines effective Friday, September 4rd. “We are seeing very good data for Salt […]

Salt Lake City adds $1.1 million to vital rent, mortgage and re-housing programs

Posted on: September 1st, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall today announced the addition of an additional $1.1 million to fund existing community housing programs that help residents — including undocumented residents — facing temporary financial crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Salt Lake City is committed to dedicating as much as we can to […]

Mayor Mendenhall Proposes Increased Funding for Youth City Programming

Posted on: August 25th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall is proposing an increase of support for YouthCity programs in an effort to level the playing field for many city families by filling the childcare, educational, and social service gaps created by COVID-19. The mayor’s proposal to increase the budget of Youth and Family Services […]

Salt Lake City to Co-Host Pandemic EBT Sign-Up Event Friday

Posted on: August 20th, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City is supporting Utahns Against Hunger and other community partners in spreading awareness of the Pandemic-Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program by hosting an enrollment event on Friday from 4:00- 8:00 p.m. at the City and County Building.  The City will provide Wi-Fi, laptops, tablets, personal protective equipment as the […]

Mayor Mendenhall’s Statement on Today’s District Attorney Decision

Posted on: July 9th, 2020

Para leer el comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aquí. I want to first offer my sincere condolences to the family of Bernardo Palacios Carbajal. No matter the circumstances, the loss you have experienced is tragic. It’s something no parent or sibling should experience, and I am sorry.  In the case of the Salt Lake City […]

Salt Lake City Calls on Local Artists To Help Design Black Lives Matter Mural

Posted on: July 8th, 2020

Para leer el comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aquí. Salt Lake City is calling on local artists, designers and community members to help create a Black Lives Matter mural at the entrance to City Hall. The City will outline the words “Black Lives Matter” directly off the east steps of the City and County […]

Mayor Mendenhall, Salt Lake City Council Announce Salt Lake City Commission on Racial Equity in Policing

Posted on: June 25th, 2020

Para leer el comunicado de prensa en español, oprima aquí. SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall, the Salt Lake City Council, and members of the community today announced the Commission on Racial Equity in Policing, a new advising body convened to make recommendations to the Mayor and City Council on Salt Lake […]