Sugar House businesses to be replaced by new apartments

A developer has submitted for a demolition permit for a pair of vintage stores, art gallery and studio, which would be replaced by a new apartment building in Sugar House. The Lotus Zeppelin apartments would be built at the site currently home to the Copperhive Vintage and Haight & Ashbury Home clothing and furniture stores […]

10-story building approved in Sugar House, rentals on Redwood, a food hall in Granary

The Planning Commission approved the second in a pair of buildings coming to the southern end of the Sugar House urban core. The commission approved the Alta Terra building, which will continue the buildout of what is known formally as the neighborhood’s business district, but which should be recognized as the area with the densest […]

ADUs are being added in basements, behind homes, above garages

Since officials approved the latest rules allowing accessory dwelling units, homeowners from across Salt Lake City have shown a willingness to add these forms of housing. Dozens of units have been tucked into backyards, above garages and within homes. On Wednesday night, the Planning Commission approved three more ADUs. Which should be no surprise: The […]

Pioneer Park set to get more city funds. Didn’t they just do that?

Despite a widely-acknowledged need for more park space Downtown, the city is aiming more money at Pioneer Park, a square 10-acre postage stamp in a long-transitioning neighborhood in southwest Downtown. Pioneer Park has collected over $3M in impact fees and budget sweeteners in the last several years, and is looking for another $2M in Mayor […]