Current Petitions

SUGAR HOUSE BUSINESS DISTRICT DESIGN GUIDELINES

Sugar House Business District Design Guidelines - we have been talking about this for at least four years.  In our Sugar House Master Plan of  2005, the design guidelines were listed on the last two pages, but not all of them were codified.  This is to make sure that the ...
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Significant Water Consuming Land Uses Text Amendment

The Mayor has initiated a petition to amend the zoning ordinance regulations pertaining to land use that use significant amounts of water in the City. The ordinance is intended to do the following: Prohibit new land uses that would likely consume more than an annual average of 300,000 gallons of ...
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Design Review Text Amendment

 The City is proposing an amendment to the Design Review Ordinance. The purpose of the proposed changes is to clarify which standards of review apply to different design review applications. Some modifications require a review only of the relevant design review standards related to the request, while some require review ...
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Tech Related Land Uses Text Amendment

UPDATE:  This is on the Planning Commission Agenda August 25, 2021, here is a link to the staff report. If you want to watch the meeting or make a comment to the Planning Commission, here are instructions:  http://www.slcdocs.com/Planning/Planning%20Commission/2021/08.August/PC08.25.2021AMENDEDagenda.pdf TECH-RELATED LAND USES TEXT AMENDMENT Salt Lake City is experiencing rapid growth ...
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ELECTRIC VEHICLE READY PARKING

 Salt Lake City’s Sustainability Department is proposing a zoning text amendment to the City’s Off-Street Parking chapter to include new standards for electric vehicle-ready (EV-ready) infrastructure for multi-family new-construction properties.  The proposed additional requirements stipulate that a minimum of 20% of on-site parking spaces be constructed EV-ready, meaning that they ...
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ROOFTOP COMMERCIAL USES IN FB-SE ZONE (FORM BASED SPECIAL PURPOSE CORRIDOR STREETCAR EDGE)

UPDATE:  Here is the Planning Commission Staff Report.  The report recommends approval.   The Zoom meeting will be August 25, 2021 at 5:30.  Here is the agenda, with instructions on how you can participate, speak to the Planning Commission, or provide written comments.  NOTE:  The Planning Commission voted to send a positive ...
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1945 South 1300 East Zoning Map Amendment

UPDATE: The Planning Commission approved this on July 14, 1021.  The rezone needs to be approved by the City Council before the rezone will the final. UPDATE:  This is on the Planning Commission Agenda July 14, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. Here is the packet sent to them that includes our letter ...
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Alta Terra Sugar House (former 24 Hour Fitness Location)

This project consists of two buildings, one on the corner of Ashton Avenue where the gym once stood (above).  The second building is south across the street to the west of the liquor store where the 24-hour parking lot was.  It is the second building that we will talk about ...
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2195 South 900 East Apartments

This is a new, mysterious project going up on the corner of 900 East, right by the STREETCAR STATION across from Leisure Living.  Here is a link to the plans.  This is in the FB-SE (Form-Based Streetcar Edge) zone.  This will be an over the counter permit, meaning that as ...
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Off Street Parking Text Amendments

This is a big update of the SLC regulations for off-street parking, including minimum and maximum number of stalls required/allowed; permitted alternatives to off-street parking requirement; and parking lot design, access and dimensional standards.  The City Council will have its first briefing on Tuesday, February 8 at its afternoon work ...
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Alley Vacation at 968 Elm Street

UPDATE:  This was approved by the Planning Commission on March 10, 2021.  It now goes to the City Council for final approval. The neighbors at 968 E Elm Avenue have initiated a petition to vacate the alley that runs South of their property between 1000 East and Lincoln Street. The ...
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Shared Housing Text Amendments (formerly SRO’s -Single Room Occupancy)

UPDATE 12/30/20 Three emails sent to City council on this subject This is a  map of District 7 Proposed Zoning SRO  which shows places where Shared Housing would be allowed. DEFINITION: A residential dwelling facility containing individual, self-contained, dwelling units none of which may exceed five hundred (500) square feet in ...
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Sugar Town Parcel Rezone and Design Review 850 and 870 E 2100 South

UPDATE: The rezone was approved by the Planning Commission and forwarded to the City Council for final approval.  That was given July 20, 2021.  We anticipate the building design review to be on the Planning Commission in August.  Here are the latest drawings. We have two requests for this parcel ...
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Child Daycare Text Amendment

Salt Lake City is updating its child daycare zoning requirements.  This would allow the ability for more licensed daycare facilities to further support the development of home daycare and child daycare centers near the places we live, with the intent of implementing the following goals adopted in the “Growing SLC” Plan. Here ...
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Cell Tower Array Expansion 2267 East 2700 South

Here is the letter SHCC sent to the Planning Commission for this project. Salt Lake City has received a Conditional Use request from T-Mobile, represented by Larson Quick of Rage Development, LLC, in order to increase the size of an existing antenna array mounted on an existing utility pole located ...
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