Boards and Commissions - City & County Building Conservancy and Use Committee


City & County Building Conservation and Use Committee

This advisory committee advises the Mayor regarding the use, maintenance, preservation and modification of the City & County Building, including its historical fabric, and furnishings. The committee also reviews and oversees the preservation of Washington Square.

Agendas and Minutes


Powers and Duties

  1. Recommend policies and procedures for public use requests
  2. Develop guidelines ensuring historic preservation of building
  3. Advise Mayor on improvements and alterations to the building and grounds
  4. Review and advise on the effectiveness of building operations and maintenance manual, potential contractors, and annual inspections/inspectors

Member Qualifications

The City and County Building Conservation and Use committee is composed of eight voting members. The Mayor, City Attorney, support services manager, and city engineer are all considered ex-officio, non-voting members of the board. The board requires expertise in historic preservation. As such, the committee is composed of a licensed architect, a member of the Utah Heritage Foundation, a member of the Salt Lake Arts Council, a Landscape Architect, a member of the Utah Historical Society, a licensed engineer, and two at-large representatives.

Current Members


Serving Since

Council District

Term Expires

Rob Pett 2015 Architect 8/2019
Jerod Johnson 2013 Engineer 8/2020
Jennifer Hale 2016 Landscape Architect 8/15/2020
Barbara Murphy 2016 At Large 8/15/2020
John Kemp 2017 At Large 1/2020
Eva Rinaldi 2015 Utah Arts Council 8/2019
Steven Cornell 2013 Utah Heritage Foundation 7/24/2017
Anne Oliver 2015 Utah Historical Society 7/18/2019













Staff and Officers

Jerod Johnson, Chair
Jim Cleland, Facility Services Director
Joan Swain, Office Facilitator

Meeting Information

Period — Monthly
Days — Second Monday 
Time — 4:00 pm 
Location — City and County Building, Room 148
451 S State, Salt Lake City 
More info (801) 535-7280 

Bylaws and Governing Documents


Contact Information

City and County Building Conservation and Use
Attn: Alden Breinholt
451 S State, Rm. 148
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 
(801) 535-7778

Staff Support

Jim Cleland
Facilities Services Director
(801) 535-6631
Joan Swain
Office Facilitator
(801) 535-7280