At Tuesday’s meeting, the Council adopted a resolution asking Outdoor Retailer to reconsider its decision to exclude Salt Lake City in future bids for the summer and winter trade shows.
The resolution states the actions of the City’s residents, business and government leaders show they “share the outdoor industry’s core values.” Read the resolution.
The Council also held a public hearing during which about two dozen representatives from local non-profit organizations requested a share of federal grant dollars. The public hearing is a piece of an annual process where the City distributes federal funding from the Community Develop Block Grant, Emergency Shelter Grant, Home Investment Partnerships Program, and Housing Opportunities for Persons with Aids program. The Mayor has sent her funding recommendations to the Council, which will consider the recommendations in the coming weeks.
The Council also: