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

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 [...]

27 06, 2018

$12 Million Intermountain Project to Foster Focus on ‘Non-Medical Factors That Affect Health’

By |2018-07-18T10:20:16+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Ben Lockhart in Deseret News on June 27, 2018 OGDEN — In 2002, Shannon Barnes nervously walked into Weber Human Services to seek a diagnosis to help her understand her pronounced paranoia, hallucinations and depression. Not long after she was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder, and began meeting with a therapist and taking [...]

27 06, 2018

Utah’s Small Business Successes Highlighted at Congressional Committee

By |2018-07-18T10:19:10+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Business on June 27, 2018 Salt Lake City–Last week, Derek B. Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, joined Congressman John Curtis to highlight the success of small businesses in Utah at the U.S. House Small Business Committee’s “Communities That Think Small and Win Big” hearing. [...]

27 06, 2018

Downtown Salt Lake City Honors Vasilios Priskos, the Late Real-Estate Maven and Booster of Utah’s Urban Core

By |2018-07-18T10:17:52+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Tony Semerad in The Salt Lake Tribune on June 27, 2018 As a one-of-a-kind booster of downtown Salt Lake City, the late real-estate executive Vasilios Priskos should not just get awards posthumously, supporters said. He should have awards named after him. Priskos died last October at age 53 after a long fight with cancer [...]