Developments

Ken Garff Dealership getting a facelift

February 26, 2016 Isaac Riddle

Salt Lake’s downtown car dealership is getting an update.  Construction has started on a redesigned Ken Garff dealership on the 500 South block of State Street.  The new design will consolidate the different dealerships into […]

Developments

New owners unveil plans for Gateway 2.0

February 19, 2016 Isaac Riddle

There are a lot of stakeholders invested in the Gateway’s success.  The Gateway has struggled since the City Creek Center opened in 2012.  What was once considered Salt Lake’s premier shopping center, has become a […]

Downtown

Mapping walkability on the Wasatch Front

February 18, 2016 Isaac Riddle

Walkability can be an elusive concept for Utah residents. Utah’s uniquely large square blocks and urban growth built around the car have produced few pedestrian-oriented areas for residents to use as a reference. In the past “we’ve […]

Central City

The re-urbanization of 200 South

February 17, 2016 Isaac Riddle

The 200 South corridor in Salt Lake is a street finding its identity.  The stretch between the depot district street fluctuates between dead zones, homeless services, mixed-use shopping centers, public plazas, boutique hotels, a growing nightlife scene […]

Central Ninth

Unique central Ninth project moving forward

February 11, 2016 Isaac Riddle

The “real estate” boundaries of Central Ninth are expanding past the 900 South freeway onramp.  On Wednesday the Salt Lake City Planning Commission voted unanimously to forward a favorable recommendation to City Council for an alley […]

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