Salt Lake City Council to Consider 2018-2019 CIP Funding – Many Bike Improvements are in the Mix – Cyclist Comments Needed

Salt Lake City Council to Consider 2018-2019 CIP Funding – Many Bike Improvements are in the Mix – Cyclist Comments Needed

1700 S in Salt Lake City between State Street and 300 West would lose a traffic lane, and get buffered bike lanes under a 2018-19 CIP proposal. A preliminary design is shown. October 16 – At tonight’s Salt Lake City Council meeting, a public hearing will be held on the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year Capital Improvement […]

Salt Lake City Must Include Bicycling in the State Street Community Reinvestment Area Plan

Salt Lake City Must Include Bicycling in the State Street Community Reinvestment Area Plan

On October 2, 2018, the SLC Council will consider adopting the State Street CRA Plan. The CRA Plan doesn’t consider bicycling at all. This is incredibly dismaying and is the antithesis of a smart, sustainable, climate positive city. They should not adopt this plan without modifying the plan to include bicycle accommodations. “The Council will […]

Move Utah Transportation and Planning Conference to take place on September 26, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Move Utah: The intersection of transportation choices, including biking and walking, and healthy communities By Heidi Goedhart Utah is experiencing significant growth. We have the fastest growing economy in the country, with low unemployment and a high rate of job creation. We are doubling in population, with analysts projecting that we will add a city the […]

For Better Bicycling, Salt Lake City’s Proposed Weed Ordinance Update Needs to Cover Puncturevine

For Better Bicycling, Salt Lake City’s Proposed Weed Ordinance Update Needs to Cover Puncturevine

Salt Lake City will be considering an update to its Property Clearing and Weed Control Ordinance on September 4, 2018 with a vote scheduled for September 18, 2018. Cycling Utah submitted the following comments in regards to the ordinance. How to comment: Send comments to the Salt Lake City Council at [email protected] or go to the public […]

City Creek Canyon in Salt Lake City closures planned for repaving and pothole repair – August 27-29, 2018

City Creek Canyon in Salt Lake City closures planned for repaving and pothole repair – August 27-29, 2018

Conditions to Improve for Cyclists August 23, 2018 – Press release: City Creek Canyon will be closed to the public from August 27 through August 29 to accommodate a repaving and pothole patching project of the popular watershed road frequented by walkers, runners, bicyclists and picnickers.   The upper canyon road above the Salt Lake […]

2018 Tour of Utah Stage 4: Belgian Philipsen Ignites Crowd with Photo Finish Win in Salt Lake City; Report, Photos, Results

2018 Tour of Utah Stage 4: Belgian Philipsen Ignites Crowd with Photo Finish Win in Salt Lake City; Report, Photos, Results

Overall General Classification Lead Retained by Kuss on Eve of Queen Stage Battle By Lyne Lamoureux – August 10, 2018 – Jasper Philipsen of Hagens Berman Axeon grabbed the line in a thrilling photo finish to win Stage 4 presented by Zions Bank at the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. In a fast and […]