Salt Lake on the Street: Talking Transit with Robin Hutcheson

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A Blue Line TRAX train waits at the Gallivan Station in downtown Salt Lake City. Photo courtesy UTA.

SL City News presents its newest program, Salt Lake on the Street, a weekly podcast featuring discussions with community stakeholders about Salt Lake urban and community development.   The podcast is made possible through a podcast partnership with 90.9 FM KRCL.  New shows will be uploaded weekly with portions of each episode airing throughout the week on KRCL.

Salt Lake on the Street Episode Nine:

According to the Salt Lake City Transportation Division  new website, slcrides.org, “By 2040, more than 40,000 new residents and 20,000 new employees are expected.”  To accommodate these new residents and employees, the Transportation Division is creating the City’s first ever Transit Master Plan.  The plan will look at ways to improve transit service for both current and future residents.  In Episode Nine, Transportation Director, Robin Hutcheson talks about the status of the transit plan and what the City has learned so far from its research and gathering of public feedback.

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Isaac Riddle grew up just outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. He has a BA in English literature from the University of Utah and a Masters of Journalism from Temple University. Isaac has written for Next City, The Philadelphia Public School Notebook and Salt Lake City Weekly. Before embarking on a career in journalism, Isaac taught High School English in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia. Isaac is the founder of Building Salt Lake and can be reached at isaac@buildingsaltlake.com.