Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski speaks during a press event at the GREEN TEAM farm.  Photo by Isaac Riddle.
Depot District

Urban farm is providing life skills to the homeless

September 28, 2016

There doesn’t seem to be a lot good news coming from the west side of downtown Salt Lake.  The city’s homelessness epidemic and growing quality of life issues typically dominate the narrative surrounding the Rio Grande […]

Rendering of the Greenprint Apartments by Architecture Belgique.
Central Ninth

Micro units coming to Central Ninth

September 27, 2016

With rising rents and a low rental vacancy rate, many people wanting to relocate to the city are having difficulty finding quality housing options within their budget.  Developer Steve Ruf, of Ruf Associates, sees micro apartments […]

Construction is underway on the Ridge, a senior living center, as seen from the 2300 south block of Foothill Drive.  Photo by Isaac Riddle.
Editor’s Pick

Foothill Drive to get a needed upgrade

by Isaac Riddle in Developments

Foothill Drive can often feel more suburban than urban.  The car-friendly corridor serves as Salt Lake City’s first eastside main entrance off of Interstates 80 and 215 [...]

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