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Mayor Biskupski honors former mayor and senator Jake Garn - February 16th, 2017
Today, Mayor Jackie Biskupski issued a Proclamation declaring February 16, 2017 as “Mayor Jake Garn Day in Salt Lake City.” Mayor Biskupski presented the honor to the fo
Salt Lake City joins 20 cities in brief to Supreme Court on prolonged detention of immigrants by federal government - February 13th, 2017
Today, Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced that Salt Lake City joined 20 cities and counties across the nation, in an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court, asking the Court to uphold impo
Salt Lake City seeking sustainable Farmers - February 13th, 2017
Do you have a green thumb? If so, Salt Lake City has a unique opportunity for you to help maintain Salt Lake City’s agricultural heritage.
Salt Lake City and Salt Lake Chamber partner on the Third Annual Skyline Challenge to accelerate commercial building energy efficiency - February 6th, 2017
As part of her mission to improve air quality, reduce carbon emissions, and form strong partnerships with the business community, Mayor Jackie Biskupski is pleased to launch the Third Annual Skylin
Mayor Jackie Biskupki launches Salt Lake City's first affordable housing plan since 2000 - February 2nd, 2017
Today, Mayor Jackie Biskupski, along with city leaders from the Department of Community and Neighborhoods, the Housing Authority of Salt Lake, and community partners, launched Salt Lake City’s firs
Mayor Jackie Biskupski highlights progress on homelessness, economic development, sustainability and other issues of opportunity and equity in her 2017 State of the City Address - February 1st, 2017
Yesterday, January 31st, 2017, Mayor Jackie Biskupski delivered her 2017 State of the City Address at Salt Lake City’s Marmalade Library with a message of hope, equity, and opportunity underlying e
Mayor Biskupski issues draft policy for release of police body camera recordings, opens 30-day period of public engagement and review - January 30th, 2017
Today, Mayor Jackie Biskupski issued a draft policy governing the release of police body camera recordings of critical incidents in Salt Lake City, while simultaneously inviting and encouraging the
Mayor Jackie Biskupski convenes leaders for Blue Ribbon Commission on Affordable Housing - January 20th, 2017
Today, Mayor Jackie Biskupski convened the first meeting of a Blue Ribbon Commission on Affordable Housing.
Mayor Biskupski Sends Proposed Energy Efficiency and Air Quality Ordinance to City Council - January 17th, 2017
As part of Salt Lake City’s commitment to pursuing cost-effective measures to reduce air pollution, Mayor Jackie Biskupski transmitted to the City Council an energy benchmarking and tune-up ordinan
Salt Lake City Corporation announces a first: Six weeks paid parental leave benefits to City employees - January 6th, 2017
Today, Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced that as of January 1st, 2017, Salt Lake City will provide six weeks of paid parental leave to all full-time employees, extending to birth mothers,