Sugar House Construction Projects
January 21, 2021
Sugarmont Apartments—Boulder Ventures
Start date: Fall of 2017.
Update: The project is in the late stages with finishing work now occurring
outside and inside the structure. Big D Construction is now in full
construction mode with 110 construction workers on site, mostly working
on the interior spaces. They are projecting Phase I occupancy to be in
March with full completion in mid-summer.
McClelland street re-paving has been completed, including the new, raised
crosswalk at Sugarmont & McClellan, and has been re-opened. Curb/gutter work is complete and sidewalk replacement is near complete with only the far-south end of the property remaining. Sidewalk access is restored along the east side of the, entering near the south end of the new building. The
full sidewalk re-opening on the east side of the street, estimated to be first
of the year. Still periodic disruptions will occur as large trucks continue to
deliver materials as work on the building continues. Flagmen will be on
hand to assist traffic on these occasions. Est. completion: First phase, spring
2021; complete summer 2021.
Location: Project borders Sugarmont and McClelland St.
Sugar Alley – Lowe Development
Start date: Fall 2020.
Update: Work is now underway on the property that previously contained
the Dixon Building on Highland Drive, between Wilmington on the south
and the Vue development to the north. A temporary pedestrian walkway
has now been installed in the outside, southbound lane of Highland Drive
from the north end of the project south to the Wilmington crossing.
Highland Drive will be reduced to one lane SB, from just south of 2100
South to Wilmington. The new Wilmington extension, a private roadway,
will be reduced to one-way traffic (east bound only) accessed from
McClelland St. The two-lane access formerly connecting Highland Drive to McClelland St., also a private roadway, is now reduced to one lane, west
bound, and will be permanently closed to vehicle traffic at the end of the
project. This will be a five-story building containing 200 luxury apartments
with the ground floor dedicated to retail, including restaurants and a bike
shop. Plan are completed and going through the final approval process with
Est. completion: Late 2021- early 2022.
Project description: Mixed use residential.
Location: 2200 S. Highland Drive.
Dixon Place – Lowe Development
Start date: Fall ’19.
Update: The project remains on schedule as the building is now fully
framed and work is beginning on the units inside. Work on the last utility
connections from McClellan St. have been completed and work on the
curb, gutter, and sidewalk on the east front of the new building is now
complete. Occasional vehicle traffic disruptions will continue intermittently
as trucks enter and exit the area. Flaggers will be on hand to assure safety
and traffic flow.
Est. completion: Spring ’21.
Project description: Residential-66 units.
Location: Elm & McClellan.
Target Neighborhood Store (Former Nordstrom Rack Building)
Start date: July 2020
Update: Tenant improvements are underway and the new tenant, Target
Neighborhood, with opening expected in March, 2021.
Est. completion: Early spring 2021.
Project description: One level commercial/retail space.
Location: Simpson Ave.
Westport Capital Project (former Shopko Site)
Start date: Summer 2017.
Update: Work is completed on the five-story commercial office building
situated on the south side of the property. Tenants have been filling the building as improvements are completed. The approximately 100-unit
apartment building on the west side of the site is now fully framed and
work occurring on the interior of the building. The third and final phase of
this large project is set to open early next year.
Est. completion (third phase): Early 2021.
Project description: U of U Medical Clinic/Commercial Office
Location: Former Shopko site.
Start Date: February 2020
Update: The project is currently on schedule with work now focused on the
interior of the building.
Estimated Completion: Spring 2021
Project Description: 32 unit residential, one retail space.
Location: 2700 S./900 E.
New Projects Coming Soon!!
Hawk Light Project
Start Date: Spring of 2021
Est. Completion: Late spring 2021
Project Description: This is the last item on the current list of several
safety additions to the Sugar House CBD area made over the last two
Location: Approximately 2150 S. /Highland Drive
1100 East Curb/Gutter Repair
Start Date: Spring 2021
Est. Completion: Late Spring 2021
Project description: SLC Engineering will be replacing worn out and
damaged curb/gutter to prevent continuing street and store front storm
Location: Ramona Ave. to 2100 South, east side of 100 East.
I-80 Freeway re-construction
Start Date: Spring 2021
Est. Completion: Spring 2023
Project 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.
Project location: 1300 East to 2300 East.
900 E./Sugarmont Project
Start Date: TBD
Estimated Completion: TBD
Project Description: 4-Story, 45 unit apartment building.
Location: 2100 S./900-800 E.
Former Snelgrove Ice Cream property
Start Date: 2021
Project Description: Mixed use residential.
Location: 2100 S./800-900 E.
Alta Terra (Former 24 Hour Fitness)
Start Date: TBD
Project description: Residential (Approx. 340 units)
Location: Ashton Ave./1100 E.
The Twenty Ones
Start Date: TBD
Project Description: Mixed use residential
Location: 2100 South/2100 East
Start Date: Late Fall ‘21
Project description : 55 Unit, Affordable Residential
Location: 2960 Richmond St.
For questions or reporting issues or concerns contact: Bill Knowles, SLC
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