Salt Lake City


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Past Updates

Monthly Report // March 2024

Posted on:April 17th, 2024
The monthly reports communicate the Planning Division’s workload and provide analysis of the trends to better understand staff capacity. Each report includes the following information: total applications submitted, application trends, feature projects, new projects in the works, and monthly highlights.

Affordable Housing Incentives

Posted on:March 8th, 2023
The City’s Planning Division is drafting zoning amendments to encourage the construction of additional affordable housing through Affordable Housing Incentives (AHI).

Planning Division // 2022 Annual Report

Posted on:February 8th, 2023
The annual report provides a summary of the work performed during the year by the division, including the work of the Historic Landmark Commission and Planning Commission. The report identifies the efforts towards addressing growth related issues facing the city as well as implementing city goals found in adopted community plans.

Homeless Resource Center Amendments

Posted on:October 14th, 2022
In late 2021, the City started the process to change how homeless resource centers (HRC) are approved. This was initiated by a request to locate a new homeless shelter in a neighborhood that is already home to several shelters, overburdening that neighborhood and the services provided to that neighborhood. The City Council adopted an ordinance […]

Downtown Building Height & Street Activation Updates

Posted on:May 9th, 2022
The City Council adopted the proposed ordinance on July 11, 2023 Salt Lake City’s Planning Division is proposing updates to portions of the Land Use Code related to building heights, review processes, and pedestrian spaces within downtown. The code revisions aim to accommodate growth and respond to new development pressures while developing standards for public […]