September 9, 2004, 5am PDT
Two new rapidly growing Utah towns grow beyond expectations, and beyond service areas.
August 31, 2004, 10am PDT
Historical trends in rainfall may mean cities in the West are living beyond their means. [Link corrected.]
August 29, 2004, 5am PDT
A city adopts ordinance to discourage big-boxe retailers.
August 24, 2004, 10am PDT
A popular petition to raise money for preservation of open space in Utah will now likely be on the November ballot, thanks to the Utah Supreme Court
August 24, 2004, 6am PDT
The Utah Supreme Court rules that a citizen referendum attempting to overturn a rezone was not appropriate.
August 20, 2004, 12pm PDT
With population in the Salt Lake metro area expected to grow by an additional 1 million by 2030, build-out of the MPO's 2030 transportation plan is sorely needed.
August 13, 2004, 6am PDT
City Council debates benefit of light rail extension to tie intermodal hub into the rest of the light rail system.
August 11, 2004, 10am PDT
Capitol Hill project is finally given go-aheadby Historic Landmarks Commission to raze run-down structures for new neighborhood multiple use project.
July 19, 2004, 10am PDT
Ignoring transit, Utah County commissioners vote to put road tax on November ballot.
July 13, 2004, 12pm PDT
Utah candidates for Governor support open space initiative, though measure may fail to make it to the November ballot.
July 11, 2004, 11am PDT
An initiative by open space proponents in Utah fails to get on the November ballot by just a few signatures.
May 21, 2004, 6am PDT
Bedroom communities give up planning and peace for a temporary boost in tax revenues.
May 20, 2004, 11am PDT
Library patrons in Salt Lake City ask for a library tax to preserve levels of service.
May 17, 2004, 6am PDT
Wal-Mart brings tax money, crime, and especially change to rural communities.
May 16, 2004, 5am PDT
Two Spanish-language television stations are looking for offices on Main Street in Salt Lake City
May 15, 2004, 1pm PDT
Utah is providing one case study of how locales can weather the industry's harsh economic cycles.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 15, 2004, 5am PDT
The newly opened Italian Center in Salt Lake City will give a gathering place and showcase all parts of Italian culture
May 14, 2004, 5am PDT
Cities in the Salt Lake Valley are gradually improving their road bike network to match the excellent off-road options
April 4, 2004, 9am PDT
One of the largest landholders in the Salt Lake Valley is switching from mining to community building.
April 1, 2004, 5am PST
A coalition of groups is pushing to put a vote for open space tax on the November ballot.