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Developers moving forward with the downtown PaperBox Lofts

Posted 03.20.18 by Isaac Riddle

The area surrounding the intersection of 200 South and 300 West is continuing its evolution from a dead zone to a bridge between the downtown core and the Gateway District.  Development partners, Clearwater Homes and Peg Development, are ready to expand their presence in the area with the PaperBox Lofts, a proposed mixed-use development for the 100 South block of 300 West.

New report connects sprawl to worsening air quality

Posted 03.14.18 by Isaac Riddle

recently released study reaffirms the consequences of local sprawl and the importance of residential development in the region’s urban centers. 

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City looking for developer of State Street Project

Posted 03.05.18 by Isaac Riddle

Six years ago, city officials were celebrating the groundbreaking of the State Street Plaza, a large, mixed-use affordable housing project in the heart of downtown.  After a series of missteps by the project’s developers, La Porte Group, the project went bankrupt leaving several floors of steel and concrete as a reminder of its failure.

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Developers propose city's first high-rise rental project

Posted 02.14.18 by Isaac Riddle

A stalled commercial project will get new life as a residential tower in downtown Salt Lake.  The Boyer Company has partnered with Cowboy Properties to develop Liberty Sky at 151 South State Street, the site of Boyer’s now-canceled 151 office tower.

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Large downtown project is nearing completion

Posted 02.12.18 by Isaac Riddle

For years the 200 West block of 200 South was a dead zone, dominated by surface parking, a storage facility and several vacant buildings.  Over the next few years, both the north and south side of the block will be revitalized with the first phase opening this spring.