Parks, Open Space & Trails

UPDATE: ALLEN PARK SAVED Your pledges, your call to action was heard.  Salt Lake City Council and Mayor Mendenhall are to be commended for advancing negotiations and commitments that began prior to Covid-19 to place Allen Park under contract.  The result is that Allen Park will...

This is a wonderful opportunity to not only serve our local community, but also help make decisions regarding Sugar House Park that impact all of us! If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter to HValero@slco.org by March 15, 2020 .  This...

With the continuing population increase of Sugar House, now is the time to look a possible expansion of the Fairmont Aquatic Center. Please fill out the survey SURVEY LINK: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/S2PMXGR...

The Sugar House Park Pond is being drained in preparation for dredging.  The Pond will be excavated back down to its optimal 6 foot depth. This project has begun.    ...

POST Meeting Minutes March 21, 2016 Guest: Colin Quinn-Hurst, Transportation Planner, SLC Transportation Department Colin reviewed the large format aerial photos used by Walt Gilmore from Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation in his presentation to the SHCC of the layout for Parley’s Trail from 23rd East...

Photo Courtesy: Laurie Bray Sugar House has many treasures and we count Hidden Hollow as one of them.  Located along the section of Parley’s Creek that runs through Sugar House Commons shopping area Hidden Hollow was once the original site of Sugar House Park. Long forgotten and covered...

Please provide comments in the form below. By Colin Quinn-Hurst SLC Transportation As anticipated in the Sugar House Circulation Plan, adopted by City Council in 2013, McClelland Street is rapidly becoming a gateway between the Sugar House Business District, the S-Line Streetcar, and Parley’s Trail. In addition, the...

Fairmont Park has long been a hidden gem in the neighborhood. About 8 years ago Salt Lake City created a master plan for Fairmont Park, but the plan never got adopted and has sat on a shelf for that entire time. Now it is time to...

Utah Stories did a great feature on Patricia Johanson's new Sego Lily Plaza at Sugar House Park. From the article: The Sego Lily plaza is part of the larger work in the area known as The Draw, which includes major sculptural elements west of 1300 East...

Be A Friend! There are a lot of great things happening in the park from a new off-leash dog park, a new playground, upgraded turf on the soccer field, soon to be open pickle ball courts and a coming pond restoration project. As a group we can...