Author: Judi Short

The Salt Lake City Council has initiated a petition to amend the zoning ordinance regulations to remove the Special Exception process that allows for overheight fences and to define instances where a taller fence may be appropriate and approved by right. The amendment would limit fence,...

  Ryan McMillan has applied for Design Review for a proposed mixed-use multi-family building at 542 East 2100 South.  The building will include 71 units and some commercial space.  The applicant has requested additional building height to accommodate architectural features as part of this application.  There...

The city wants our feedback on an "AFFORDABLE HOUSING OVERLAY ORDINANCE"  This would allow affordable housing many places  in our city, without much oversight in terms of getting public comment, planning input or review by the Planning Commission, as long as it meets certain criteria....

The Planning Division has received a petition from the City Council to amend the zoning ordinance regulations regarding appeals of administrative decisions to better comply with state law.  The Sugar House Community Council has been asked to gather input from the community regarding these changes. Consideration...

UPDATE:  This is on the Planning Commission agenda August 12 at 5:30 pm.    Here is the PC Staff Report 2297 Lake St ADU The link to the virtual meeting is   here UPDATE:  Letter to Planning Commission with comments and flyer Thomas Bath, representing the property owner, has...

UPDATE:  Letter from SHCC to Planning Commission We have a request for a Master Plan and Zoning Map Amendment for this parcel. The proposal would rezone the entire property from RMF-35 (Moderate Density Multi-Family Residential) to CN (Neighborhood Commercial) and amend the Sugar House Future Land Use...

UPDATE:  This is on the Planning Commission Staff agenda for August 12 at 5:30.  Here is the link to the agenda and instructions on how to connect to the meeting to listen and participate. Here is the Planning Commission Staff Report. UPDATE: Here is the letter we...

UPDATE:  This Project will be on the Salt Lake City Planning Commission Agenda on Wednesday, May 27, 2020.  To get information on how to participate in the virtual meeting, go to this link:  https://www.slc.gov/planning/public-meetings/planning-commission-agendas-minutes/    Here is a link to the Planning commission Staff Report: http://www.slcdocs.com/Planning/Planning%20Commission/2020/00108StaffReport.pdf Here is...

DECISION:  The Planning Commission approved this ADU with the following conditions: 1. The applicant shall comply with the registration process outlined in section 21A.40.200.F of the Salt Lake City zoning ordinance. 2. The ADU cannot be used as a short-term rental. 3. Approval is for the specific conditional...

  Decision:  This project was approved by the Planning Commission June 25, 2020 with the following conditions: 1. The applicant shall comply with the registration process outlined in section 21A.40.200.F of the Salt Lake City zoning ordinance. 2. The ADU cannot be used as a short-term rental. 3. Approval...