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Welcome To The Office of the Mayor

Salt Lake City – home to epic moun­tain vis­tas, the pres­ti­gious Uni­ver­sity of Utah, a highly edu­cated work­force, promis­ing job oppor­tu­ni­ties, a vibrant and met­ro­pol­i­tan down­town, and dot­ted with unique char­ac­ter neigh­bor­hoods –Utah’s Cap­i­tal City offers lifestyle options that are hard to beat.

Thanks for vis­it­ing the web­site with new tools to keep you informed like:
– Leg­isla­tive Loop tracker, where you can see what we are work­ing on
– Hey Ralph video series with 2-minute snip­pets answer­ing ques­tions from SLC res­i­dents
– Newslet­ter with an in-depth look at the key issues on Ralph’s desk

There are many ways you can share your feed­back on how we are doing – con­tact us on Face­book, Twit­ter or via email. We look for­ward to hear­ing from you.

Movie Night Fundraiser Event: An Evening to Benefit the Flood Damaged Montessori Community School of Salt Lake City - November 25, 2014
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Residents Invited to Help Prioritize Community Grant Funding Requests - November 24, 2014
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Police items, ride sharing and carriage businesses are highlights from the Nov. 25 agenda for the SLC Council - November 23, 2014
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Innovation and Celebration of Salt Lake City Education

At the begin­ning of his first term in office, Mayor Becker made a com­mit­ment to edu­ca­tion, espe­cially early child­hood edu­ca­tion.  This ini­tial com­mit­ment led to an alliance among the Mayor’s Office, the Salt Lake City...

The Future=Wise Energy and Quality Environment

Sus­tain­abil­ity is a term that under­pins all that Mayor Becker does on behalf of Salt Lake City res­i­dents. Spe­cific ini­tia­tives that accel­er­ate effi­cient devel­op­ment and use of clean energy sources and other resources are of...

Where Business Happens

The Cap­i­tal City is not just the Bee­hive State’s lead­ing eco­nomic pow­er­house, but recently rec­og­nized by For­tune Mag­a­zine as one of the top 15 places in the world for doing busi­ness. Salt Lake City’s world-class...
Amadou Niang from the United Africans of Utah asks: It's sometimes difficult to find meeting space for our groups...can the City help?   Ralph answers: Yes. There are various meeting spaces in City-owned buildings that can be...

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

01/20/2011 12:16 am
In keeping with Mayor Becker’s commitment to establishing the infrastructure for a vibrant and sustainable future, six new electrical vehicle charging stations have been installed throughout the City.  These stations reflect the priorities of Salt Lake City’s residents and are the first steps in laying the groundwork ahead of a new wave of affordable, electric-only vehicles.

Interlocal Arts Agreement

01/20/2011 12:16 am
This strategic collaboration between Salt Lake City and Salt Lake County created a new, dedicated funding mechanism to help support and develop downtown’s thriving arts and cultural scene. The agreement will dedicate an estimated $9.8 million toward marketing, branding and development of Salt Lake City’s Cultural over the next 20 years.