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 each accomplishment and goal for the coming year.
The Mayor underscored the City’s responsibility to “foster hope, ensure equity, create opportunity, and to build a city for everyone,” adding “as we continue to address some of the City’s most pressing issues, it is critical we hold to these core values.”
Mayor Proposes Comprehensive Plan to Address Air Quality
SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker took an aggressive and passionate tone in his State of the City speech this year. The topic was Utah's air quality and the plan he laid out, could be best summarized by the famous song lyric, "We need a little less talk and a lot more action."
Mayor Ralph Becker
State of the City Address
January 8, 2014
Rice-Eccles Stadium Tower
And welcome to the members of the Salt Lake City Council.
I’ve invited you all here for a reason. I specifically chose this location and this room for my annual State of the City address so you could look out the window and contemplate our future – the future state of our great city.