Our Growth

2022 Goals

Pursue budget to revive the YouthCity Artways program ​​to provide affordable, high-quality visual, musical, and performing arts experiences for kids and their families in Salt Lake City.

In Progress

Work with BioHive to define the scope of an apprenticeship program that the healthcare innovation industry can take on to provide SLC residents with high-quality job opportunities.

In Progress

Phase in permanent conversion of Main Street to a pedestrian promenade to increase positive downtown activation and support local businesses.

In Progress

Increase staffing to the Arts Council to address gaps in public arts projects and maintenance of the City’s arts assets.

In Progress

Update the Sister Cities strategy to be more responsive to our existing relationships and our requests for new relationships, enhancing SLC’s connection to the world.

In Progress

Increase support for local business by fully deploying Economic Development Loan Funds to local businesses for the first time since 2018.

In Progress

Transmit the Ballpark Station Area Plan to the City Council and begin rezoning the area consistent with the plan to support redevelopment and help this neighborhood thrive.

In Progress

Identify the ideal location for a Ballpark neighborhood library, making library services more accessible for this area.

In Progress

Revise the RDA’s Commercial Loan Program to align with Agency priorities, including addressing displacement and gentrification for local businesses and prioritize underserved residents.

In Progress

Complete stakeholder engagement on Fleet Block murals and publish a land development Request for Proposals (RFP) that incorporates community desires.

In Progress

Invite Council Members to partner in hosting district-specific town-hall events to bring government closer to the people it serves.

In Progress