Construction Projects

Construction Projects

Sugar House Construction Projects

Updated report

May 30, 2023

Sugar Alley – Lowe Development

  • Location: 2200 S. Highland Drive.
  • Start date: Fall 2020.
  •  Est. completion: Late 2024.
  • Project description: Mixed use residential.
  • Update: Re-construction is set to begin in early June. The parking garage will be saved and construction will begin above level three. Due to this and other factors the re-build is expected to be completed much faster than the original construction, in about eighteen months. This will be a five-story building containing 200 luxury apartments with the ground floor dedicated to retail, including restaurants and a bike shop.  

Izzy South & North

  • Project Location: Approx. 550 E./2100 S.
  • Start Date: Late January ’22.
  • Est. Completion: Fall of ’23.
  • Project description: 2-70+ unit residential, townhomes and single floor, with small commercial component on west end, ground floor.
  • Update: Structures have simultaneouslyfilledin both thenorth and south sites. The utility work has now been completed on Izzy South. The outside WB and outside EB lane will remain closed throughout the project to accommodate safe access in and out of the site for material delivery and work trucks

I-80 Freeway re-construction

  • Project Location: 1300 East to 2300 East.
  • Start Date: Mid-May 2021.
  • Est. Completion: Late fall 2023.
  • Description: UDOT will be replacing 50+ year old, worn out, pavement from 1300 East to 2300 East. The project will also include replacing brides at 1300, 1700, and 20000 East.
  • Update: Construction is moving forward with the traffic now moved to the center/south lanes of the roadway while work on the final WB outside lanes between 1500 E. and 2300 E. is now underway.

  The 21s

  • Project Location: 2000 E./2100 S.
  • Start Date: Mid-June2021
  • Est. Completion: Mid-summer 2023
  • Project Description: Multi-unit residential.
  •  Update: A new pedestrian walkway has been created, using the outside WB lane of 2100 South, in order to allow the contractor to replace the sidewalk and parking area on the south 2100 S. side of the project. This process is taking longer than expected but should be complete in 2-3 weeks. The project has filled in the entire site with structures on both the north end of the property and the south side and appears to be on schedule for a mid-summer completion.

Alta Terra (Former 24 Hour Fitness

  • Location: Ashton Ave./1100 E.
  • Start Date: Early June, 2022.
  • Est. Completion: Spring 2024.
  • Project description: Residential (Approx. 340 units)
  •  Update: One-way vehicle traffic (WB) through Ashton was restored in 4 days after a tower crane was installed on the site. This two-part project is now fully under construction with the structures rapidly taking shape on both sides.. The contractor will soon begin a major utility connection process that will necessitate excavating a trench the length of Ashton Ave., beginning at Highland Drive and extending around to 1100 East and north to Simpson Ave. This process is expected to take 8-10 weeks for completion. The sidewalk along the frontage of the south side property will be closed for safety due to the heavy truck and machinery traffic entering and leaving the project and adjacent staging area.

900 E./Sugarmont Project

  • Location: Approx. 2200 S./900 E.
  • Start Date: 9/23/22.
  • Est. Completion: Early Summer ‘24.
  • Project Description: 4-Story, 45-unit apartment building.
  •  Update: The site is now in full construction mode

Former Art Studio Building

  • Location: 700 East/Simpson Ave.
  • Start Date: 8/22/22.
  • Est. Completion: Spring 2024.
  • Project Description: Multi-unit (60+ units) residential.
  •  Update: Utility connections are completed and the roadway is now fully repaired and the structure is rising rapidly. Occasional obstructions of the WB lane at the intersection of Simpson/700 East will continue to occur as necessitated by offloading materials into the site.

Highland Drive/1100 E. Re-Construction Project

  • Location: Highland Drive/I-80 Freeway-2100 South.
  • Start Date: February 21, 2023.
  • Est. Completion: Fall 2023.
  • Update: Traffic control between 2100 South and Warnock Ave. is now in place on the street. This allows only southbound traffic between 2100 South and Warnock with northbound traffic detoured at Warnock to either 1300 or 900 East. This pattern will remain in place through the duration of the project. Side streets will remain open as well as entry to all businesses. 

McClelland Street

  • Location: McClelland Street between 2100 South and Sugarmont
  • Start Date:  April 17th 2023.
  • Est. Completion: Mid-June 2023.
  • Project Description: Resurfacing and adding complete street refinements to McClelland Street between 2100 S. and Sugarmont Drive.

Update: The project is now underway with installations of traffic calming bulb outs and ADA improvements being constructed between 2100 South and Sugarmont and is moving along on schedule to be completed by mid-June.

New Projects Coming Soon.

2100 South Sewer/Water Line Replacement Project

  • Start Date: Summer 2023.
  • Est. Completion: Late 2023.
  • Location: 2100 South/1100 East- 2100 South/ Yuma Street.

Former Snelgrove Ice Cream property

  • Start Date: Late summer 2023.
  • Update: Demolition of the old structures on site is completed and construction is set to begin mid-summer.
  • Est. Completion: Mid2024.
  • Project Description: Mixed use residential.
  • Location: 2100 S./800-900 E.

Keep An Eye Out for Information On:

  • Proposed project on 10th & Elm
  • Proposed project at the old Midas Muffler site.
  • Proposed project at the Wells Fargo Bank site.

For questions or reporting issues or concerns contact: Bill Knowles, SLC Community Ombudsman: 801-580-2626;