Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams issued county residents a challenge a year ago to increase their household recycling by 20 percent in two years. On Wednesday, the mayor reported the county's progress and renewed his challenge.
Mayor McAdams says that halfway into his two year recycling challenge, Salt Lake County residents have made an eight percent improvement – which is great news, but there’s more work to do.
Dignitaries broke ground on a Lodestone Regional Park - a new 62-acre park at 6170 W. 5990 South, straddling the border of West Valley City and unincorporated Kearns Township. It is the first of three regional parks that will be developed through a $47 million bond approved by Salt Lake County voters in 2012.
Draft safety recommendations for Emigration Canyon unveiled at open house.
Mayor Ben McAdams has selected Wilf Sommerkorn as the new Salt Lake County Regional Planning and Transportation director.