In pictures: Depot District construction transforming west Downtown

Just west and south of the Gateway Mall, housing projects are coming to fruition that look to transform this part of the city. In a neighborhood long dominated by railroads, the Interstate, and many people’s comings and goings (it’s called the Gateway for a reason), a critical mass of multi-family housing projects may finally be […]

New developers pitch smaller project on tricky parcel near 9th & 9th

A tricky piece of land near the core of the 9th & 9th business improvement district would become home to four large attached homes under the latest proposal for the site. Developers initially wanted to fit 12 townhomes — each of them net-zero — onto a piece of land that’s only accessible through an easement […]

Brownstone-style development latest on the way to Ballpark neighborhood

The neighborhood that has attracted the attention of developers looking to build “missing middle” housing just south of Downtown would become home to a Brownstone-style townhome development under a plan approved by the Planning Commission this week. The chair of the Commission praised the project as one of the best she’d seen before joining the […]

Here are the new plans for Sugar Town apartments on Snelgrove Ice Cream site

The new mixed-use apartment building on the western edge of the Sugar House urban core would be visually split into three under updated plans released by developers last week. The Sugar Town apartments would still include 319 residential units centered at 850 E. 2100 S. if approved after extensive review and revisions this year. If […]

Mayor moves to temporarily ban new homeless shelters from all zones in Salt Lake City

Amid a push by state officials to locate another homeless shelter in Salt Lake City’s Ballpark neighborhood, Mayor Erin Mendenhall moved late last night to temporarily ban new shelters in all zones across the capital. If finalized, pending ordinance notice would last for six months, through April 1, 2022. That would give enough time for […]