Salt Lake City

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Parks & Public Lands Projects

Citywide Off Leash Dog Park Improvements

Posted on:August 29th, 2018
Project Summary Location: Jordan Park, Fairmont Park, Herman Franks Park, Rotary Park Design Consultants: SLC Engineering Contractor: TBD Funding: Community CIP Project Manager: Ron Salisbury, SLC Engineering – ron.salisbury@slcgov.com,  Tyler Murdock, SLC Public Lands – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com The use and demand for off-leash areas continues to grow in the City. There is a need to improve our […]

Jordan River Water Trail Improvements Project

Posted on:July 25th, 2018
Project Summary Location: Fisher Mansion (1206 West 200 South), Redwood Trailhead (1800 North Redwood Road) Design Consultants: TBD Contractor: TBD Funding: Governor’s Office of Economic Development (Outdoor Recreation Grant), Donation from Rocky Mountain Power Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com Salt Lake City’s meandering, tree-lined section of the Jordan River is arguably the most enjoyable […]

Jordan River Parkway Improvements

Posted on:July 11th, 2018
Project Summary Location: 900 South River Park Design Consultants: TBD Contractor: TBD Funding: Community Development Block Grant Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com The Jordan River Parkway Improvement project will implement a series of landscaping and park amenity improvements along the Jordan River corridor to improve aesthetic condition and increase recreational activity along the Jordan […]

Pioneer Park Improvements

Posted on:May 1st, 2018
Project Summary Location: Pioneer Park – 350 S 300 W Design Consultants: IBI Group, architects, engineers, planners and landscape architects Contractor: TBD Funding: CIP, General Fund – $550,000, Donation from the Pioneer Park Coalition – $300,000 Project Manager: Nancy Monteith – parks@slcgov.com Salt Lake City Parks and Public Lands is excited to announce construction of new […]

9 Line Improvement Project

Posted on:March 21st, 2018
Project Summary Location: Phase I – 900 South 700 to 900 West, Phase II – 1100 West to Redwood Road Design Consultants: IBI – Phase II Contractor: TBD Funding: CIP Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com This shared-use paved trail represents the first step in a greater vision to construct the Transvalley Corridor Trail, identified in […]

9-Line Bike Park

Posted on:March 13th, 2018
    Project Summary Location: 905 South 700 West Design Consultants: Sagebrush Trails and Services, LLC Contractor: Sagebrush Trails and Services, LLC Funding: CIP Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com Salt Lake City Public Lands is planning to expand the existing bike park located at 900 South and 700 West. The unique project area encompasses 1.3 […]

Three Creeks Confluence

Posted on:March 12th, 2018
   Project Summary Location: 1300 South 900 West Design Consultants: Bio-West, Inc. Contractor: TBD Funding: Community Development Block Grant and Park Impact Fees Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com The Three Creeks Confluence of Jordan River Reactivation & Riparian Restoration Project seeks to restore, highlight and reactivate a unique location along the Jordan River in Salt […]

Open Space Signage

Posted on:February 21st, 2018
Project Summary Location: Citywide Design Consultants: Landmark Design, Inc. Contractor: TBD Funding: CIP Project Manager: Lewis Kogan – lewis.kogan@slcgov.com Project Description: The purpose of the project is to first establish an Open Space signage master plan that outlines the standards and measures for enhancing the user experience. The standards development will be followed by the […]

Jordan River Par 3

Posted on:February 21st, 2018
Project Summary Location: 1250 N Redwood Rd Design Consultants: Bio-West, Inc. Contractor: NA Funding: CIP Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com Project Description: Develop a site plan with use and management guidelines for Jordan River Par 3. The plan will guide the development of the Jordan River Par 3 golf course into an open space […]

Wasatch Hollow Preserve

Posted on:February 1st, 2018
Project Summary Location: 1650 East 1700 South Design Consultants: Bio-West, Inc. Contractor: TBD Funding: CIP Project Manager: Lewis Kogan – lewis.kogan@slcgov.com Project Description: The Wasatch Hollow Preserve Riparian Restoration (Phase 2) will incorporate substantial elements of the Wasatch Hollow Open Space Comprehensive Restoration, Use and Management Plan (October, 2011) that was developed with significant public […]

ADA Playground Improvements

Posted on:January 31st, 2018
Project Summary Location: Citywide Design Consultants: TBD Contractor: TBD Funding: CIP Project Manager: Kyle Shields – kyle.shields@slcgov.com Project Description: The following upgrades will be made to various playgrounds around Salt Lake City: 6th East Mini Park – replace sand with something else to help the compaction issue Davis Park – replace tiles with engineered wood fiber […]

Fairmont Park Pond Improvements Project

Posted on:January 25th, 2018
Project Summary Location: 1030 East Sugarmont Drive Design Consultants: Bio-West, Inc. Contractor: TBD Funding: CIP/UDWR Grant Funding Project Manager: Tyler Murdock – tyler.murdock@slcgov.com Project Description: The Fairmont Park Pond Improvement Project will address the flooding and erosion issues by creating a landscape that is resilient to the changing water levels. The current concrete walkway on the […]

SLC Foothills Trail Plan

Posted on:January 25th, 2018
Project Summary Location: Salt Lake City Foothills – North Salt Lake to Emigration Canyon Design Consultants: Alta Planning & Design; Sentieros Consul Contractor: TBD Funding: Open Space Trust Project Manager: Lewis Kogan – openspacecomments@slcgov.com Project Description: The goal of the foothill trail system plan is to create a non-motorized, world-class recreational mountain trail system at […]