30 06, 2018

Electric Corridor Along Utah’s I-15 Now Fully Charged

By |2018-08-07T13:44:29+00:00June 30th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Jasen Lee in KSL on June 30, 2018 DRAPER — The state's most traveled freeway is among the first in the nation to go "Live Electric." Rocky Mountain Power, in conjunction with Utah Clean Air Partnership and Maverik, announced Friday the completion of an electric vehicle corridor along I-15 and more than [...]

29 06, 2018

SLC International Airport Opens 12 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

By |2018-08-07T13:50:46+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Business on June 29, 2018 Salt Lake City– Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is doing its part to clear the air and has installed 24 electric vehicle (EV) charging ports for public and employee use. The 12 EV charging stations are dual port, Level 2 with standard connectors to accommodate [...]

29 06, 2018

Staker Parson Materials Construction, a CRH Company Wins Highway Project of the Year

By |2018-08-07T13:48:13+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Business on June 29, 2018 Salt Lake City– Staker Parson Materials & Construction won Associated General Contractors’ (AGC) 2018 Highway Project of the Year for their Interstate 215 Renewed; 300 East to State Route-201 project. The Ralph L. Wadsworth joint venture project is owned by the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) [...]

29 06, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber and Sen. Lee Announce Support for S. 3013

By |2018-06-29T13:19:51+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|1 Comment

Business and community leaders ask senators to safeguard trade relations SALT LAKE CITY (June 29, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, has signed onto the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s coalition letter urging senators to support Sen. Bob Corker‘s (R-IT) tariff bill, S. 3013, which would require the president to [...]

28 06, 2018

Amazon Wants You to Start a Business to Deliver Its Packages

By |2018-07-18T10:21:48+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by CNN Wire in Fox 13 on June 28, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — If you have $10,000 and want to be your own boss, Amazon has a deal for you. Starting Thursday, you can apply to start your very own small business, delivering Amazon Prime packages in Amazon branded vans and uniforms. [...]

28 06, 2018

Primary Children’s Ranked in 9 Specialties by U.S. News & World

By |2018-10-23T14:04:46+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Deseret News on June 28, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — Primary Children’s Hospital has been ranked as one of the best children’s hospitals in the U.S. in nine specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The rankings were published online this week. The hospital was ranked 18th in neurology and neurosurgery; 19th [...]

28 06, 2018

‘Dockless’ Rentable Scooters Make Their Salt Lake City Debut

By |2018-10-23T14:00:43+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Art Raymond in Deseret News on June 28, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — The latest in high-tech, shared transportation systems — rentable electric scooters — have been operating for months in some U.S. metros, but on Thursday, the controversial setup made its debut in downtown Salt Lake City. Bird Rides Inc. operates [...]

28 06, 2018

USU Names New Associate V.P., Dean

By |2018-10-23T13:57:15+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Deseret News on June 28, 2018 LOGAN — Utah State University has named Alexa Sand associate vice president for research and associate dean of graduate studies. Sand will transition from her faculty position into her new role July 1, and will remain a professor in the art and design department in the [...]

28 06, 2018

Utah is the First State to Earn Three Stars for the Iconic Michelin Travel Guide, and That May Lead to a Boost in Tourists

By |2018-08-07T13:53:47+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by The Salt Lake Tribune on June 28, 2018 Publishers of the iconic Michelin Guides for travelers have given the entire state of Utah a three-star designation, kudos no other state has ever received, tourism officials announced Thursday. Usually, Michelin stars are awarded to a particular destination, but Utah’s hospitality, accessibility to hidden [...]