Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City to Build Village of Tiny Homes for the Homeless

The Salt Lake City Council voted Tuesday night to approve a land lease that will pave the way for the construction of a village of affordable tiny homes. The village will provide a cost-effective means of proving housing to the homeless population of the city. The project is modeled after an already successful program in Austin, Texas.

An artist's rendering of The Other Side Village to be built for the chronically homeless i

Salt Lake City Gets Go-Ahead to Bid for Winter Olympics

Salt Lake City got the green light to bid for the Winter Olympics — most likely for 2030 — in an attempt to bring the Games back to the city that hosted in 2002 and provided the backdrop for the U.S. winter team’s ascendance into an international powerhouse.

Winter Olympics

War on Cops: Riot in Salt Lake City

Dozens of police officers in riot gear faced off against an angry crowd of black people in downtown Salt Lake City late Saturday night, after police shot a black teenager who was attacking a man with a broomstick near a homeless shelter.