UTA and Ogden are searching for a developer to build a new Union Station Campus

          Get Building Salt Lake in your inbox * indicates required     Email Address  *                                                      Ogden and the Utah Transit Authority are searching for a developer who can revitalize the city’s Union Station Building and transform 35 acres of land into a thriving neighborhood. The goal? Create […]

First large residential project on Folsom Trail submits plans for development

          Get Building Salt Lake in your inbox * indicates required     Email Address  *                                                      We now know what the first project along the Folsom trail at 800 West in Salt Lake City will look like.  TAG SLC, a Building Salt Lake sponsor, won a unanimous vote […]

New ‘mysterious’ cidery looks to open taproom in Poplar Grove

Support Salt Lake City’s No. 1 source of independent journalism focused on urban growth, development and policy by subscribing to Building Salt Lake. Poplar Grove would get its first watering hole as a pair of local entrepreneurs looks to open a cidery just west of I-15. In a recently rehabbed building at 730 W. 900 […]

City’s displacement consultants drop data bomb: there’s ‘nowhere to go’ for displaced renters

Even though you know, through anecdotes and experience, that something is happening doesn’t mean that those impressions are true across the board. The city’s department of Community and Neighborhoods and City Council received the results last week of an impressively data-rich, multi-pronged community survey that confirms the worst fears of policy-makers and lower-income city residents. […]

Builders line up another single-use building on 400 South

Get Building Salt Lake in your inbox * indicates required Email Address * Developers would build a seven-story, single-use residential building in the transit area zoning of the Central City neighborhood under a new proposal filed this week. At 421 S. 400 E., builders would add 237 new homes in a seven-story building that partially […]

Two more new developments would bring 600 additional homes to the Granary District

Get Building Salt Lake in your inbox * indicates required Email Address * Developers are continuing their rush of construction in the Granary District, with two new mid-rise, mixed-use projects proposed in recent weeks. One, near Fisher Brewing, knocks on the door of the all-ages music venue Kilby Court. But the developer has promised to […]

UTA’s new office HQ mixed-use tower will anchor a renewed transit hub at 600 West. Is the Rio Grande Plan dead?

          Get Building Salt Lake in your inbox * indicates required     Email Address  *                                                      Utah Transit Authority has initiated procurement for its new headquarters building at 600 West and 300 South in Salt Lake City’s Depot District. The office tower will be mixed-use, and aim to […]

SLC Schools making plans to rebuild West and Highland High

Get Building Salt Lake in your inbox * indicates required Email Address * The Salt Lake City School District is looking for firms to come up with plans and cost estimates that would potentially guide a bond to rebuild West High and Highland High schools in the coming years. While a pair of bid requests […]