More High-Density Apartments Planned for Sugar House

The apartment building boom in Sugar House continues.  Developers, Gardiner Properties, plan to build an residential development at 974 East 2100 South.  On Monday the 16, the developers and architects presented their plans Monday night to the Sugar House Community Council for comment on the project’s compliance with community design guidelines. According to the developers, construction will begin this […]

City Seeks Public Input for 9-Line Project

Not only does 900 South now have a new name, but in the near future the street will have a new look as well.  City leaders are currently gathering public input for the 9-Line Corridor Project, a set of proposed infrastructure upgrades to 900 South stretching from the Surplus Canal on the west side to Emigration Canyon on the east. […]

Expert makes case for missing middle housing

In the Salt Lake metro, residential growth seems to mostly consist of two housing types: high-density developments and single-family homes.   But for urban planning expert, Daniel Parolek, a principal at Berkeley-based Opticos Design, there is a middle-density housing option that often gets neglected by developers but is equally important in building communities. On Wednesday, […]

A brewery district is emerging in the Granary

The recently opened Proper Brewing is about to get some neighbors. Fisher Brewing Company, a revival of Salt Lake City’s oldest and longest-running brewery, and Kiitos Brewing, a brewery boasting the only high-efficiency brewing system in Utah, both plan on beginning operations later this year in the Granary District.  The predominantly industrial neighborhood, bounded by […]