Utah

Over a quarter of families in Salt Lake City pay half their income on rent, and between 2000 and 2011, median home values increased by 47 percent.
Feb 10, 2015   Next City
<p>Salt Lake City residents are upset over a developer using his powerful clout to reroute a planned light rail line so it would not interfere with access points to his shopping mall.</p>
Sep 2, 2007   Deseret Morning News
<p>The controversy over the proposed sky bridge in downtown Salt Lake City has worked its way into the race for mayor.</p>
Aug 2, 2007   Salt Lake City Weekly
<p>The expanding light rail system in metropolitan Salt Lake City, Utah, is giving many developers opportunities to build transit-oriented housing and retail projects, especially in the suburbs.</p>
Apr 23, 2007   The New York Times
<p>In response to the loss of local businesses in some of Salt Lake City's neighborhoods, Mayor Rocky Anderson is proposing a ban on chain stores in neighborhoods valued for their local character and businesses. But support for the ban is sparse.</p>
Apr 5, 2007   The Salt Lake Tribune
<p>A new 40-year plan for downtown Salt Lake was unveiled by the City's Chamber of Commerce.</p>
Mar 22, 2007   The Salt Lake Tribune
<p>Liberal Salt Lake City Mayor Rocky Anderson has been successfully building support for smart growth during his seven years at the helm of this conservative city. Grist sits down with the Mayor to learn the secret of his success.</p>
Feb 9, 2007   Grist
<p>Developers and local officials are optimistic about plans to integrate walkability into a proposed mixed use development in suburban Salt Lake City, Utah.</p>
Feb 4, 2007   The Salt Lake Tribune
<p>This article from Utah's <em>Deseret Morning News</em> shows images of a large mixed used development designed by Frank Gehry. This development will include the tallest building in Utah.</p>
Feb 3, 2007   Deseret Morning News
<p>A suburban Salt Lake City mayor has expressed interest in adding light rail to a list of desires for his city's long-term planning process. High costs and a low estimated demand are cited by opponents.</p>
Jan 23, 2007   Deseret Morning News
<p>The town of Ogden, Utah, hopes to beef up its economy by promoting itself as an outdoor recreation capital. But some in the community fear that the tourism campaign may further encourage exploitation of the area's decreasingly pristine environment.</p>
Jan 19, 2007   E, The Environmental Magazine