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Salt Lake City publishes plan to tackle climate change and carbon pollution

Salt Lake City has released a comprehensive plan entitled Climate Positive 2040, detailing ways the Capitol City will sustain its leadership role in addressing climate change. 

 

Salt Lake City debuts 28 new electric vehicle charging stations

Today at Liberty Park, Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced the completion of a significant expansion of Salt Lake City’s electric vehicle (EV) public charging infrastructure. Joined by Bryce Bird, Director of the Utah Division of Air Quality, the Mayor ceremonially plugged an electric vehicle into one of the City’s 28 new “smart,” Level 2 EV charging ports.

 

Salt Lake City Announces Awardee, Location of the New Culinary Incubator Kitchen Project

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December 8, 2015

Contact: Kate Lilja Lohnes, Sustainability Communications Manager

801-535-7755

Salt Lake City Announces Awardee, Location of the New Culinary Incubator Kitchen Project

City FruitShare Program Leads to 25,000 Pounds of Donated Fruit for 2014 Season

Mayor Proposes Comprehensive Plan to Address Air Quality

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January 8, 2014
Contact: Art Raymond
801-547-2659


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."

Salt Lake City Air Quality Accomplishments, Next Steps and Asks from State

2014 State of the City Address

January 8, 2013  University of Utah  noon

Addendum I

Salt Lake City Air Quality Accomplishments

 

Mayor Ralph Becker 2014 State of the City Address

Mayor Ralph Becker
State of the City Address
January 8, 2014
Rice-Eccles Stadium Tower

 

Good afternoon.

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.

Mayor Begins Work on White House Climate Change Task Force

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December 11, 2013
Contact: Art Raymond
801-547-2659


Mayor Begins Work on White House Climate Change Task Force

City to Break Ground on Solar Farm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 25, 2013
Contact: Art Raymond
801-547-2659


City to Break Ground on Solar Farm
    
SALT LAKE CITY – Mayor Ralph Becker, Councilwoman Jill Remington Love and Sustainability Director Vicki Bennett will help launch the City’s new solar farm project at a groundbreaking event on Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 2 p.m. at the project site, 1995 W. 500 South.


City Solicits Public Input on Proposed Business/Multi-Family Recycling Ordinance

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November 19, 2013
Contact: Art Raymond
801-547-2659


City Solicits Public Input on Proposed Business/Multi-Family Recycling Ordinance

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City is currently seeking public input on a proposed ordinance that would require businesses and multi-family/apartment units to subscribe to, administer and promote an internal recycling program.

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