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22 04, 2019

Water Conservation Should Remain a Priority For Us All

By |2019-04-22T08:42:35-07:00April 22nd, 2019|Prosperity Project|0 Comments

As the weather starts to warm and the snow starts to melt, Utah’s water sources are replenished and the threat of another drought emergency starts to dissipate. However, one good snow year doesn’t mean we’re in the clear. One good winter doesn’t mean Utah has made it out of its 19-year drought. Mother nature’s unpredictable [...]

26 03, 2019

We Must Not Forget the Principles of The Utah Compact

By |2019-03-26T08:22:10-07:00March 26th, 2019|Blog, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

In November 2010, the debate over immigration policy was at the forefront of the national conversation. Arizona had passed a bill that was soon to be considered in the Utah Legislature. Unfortunately, the debate quickly turned vitriolic. Concerned with the ramifications of adopting a controversial policy and the impact that course of action would have [...]

11 03, 2019

2019 Clear the Air Challenge Winners Announced

By |2019-03-11T11:14:27-07:00March 11th, 2019|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (March 8, 2019) – The 10th annual Clear the Air Challenge wrapped up last week and the Salt Lake Chamber, along with its partners TravelWise and UCAIR, are excited to release the final results of the 2019 Clear the Air Challenge. The Clear the Air Challenge is a month-long initiative that [...]

5 03, 2019

Computer Science in Every Utah Classroom

By |2019-03-06T11:32:09-07:00March 5th, 2019|Education, Workforce and Health Care, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber and industry partners call for robust Computer Science education SALT LAKE CITY, UT (March 5, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, has convened some of Utah’s major employers from industries including aerospace, manufacturing, technology and more, to advocate for robust computer science education in every Utah [...]

28 02, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber issues statement on HB 441

By |2019-03-06T18:53:51-07:00February 28th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (February 28, 2019) –  Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement on HB 441, Tax Equalization and Reduction Act: “As Utah’s ‘Voice of Business,’ the Salt Lake Chamber supports the Utah Legislature taking bold action to implement an updated, balanced approach [...]

27 02, 2019

The State of Good: Introducing Utah Community Builders

By |2019-02-27T10:07:28-07:00February 27th, 2019|Blog, Policy, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

While it is true that Utah has the fastest growing economy in the country right now, we would be making a mistake if we patted ourselves on the back and said that it had mostly to do with things we had done. We all, collectively as a business community, certainly have had a role to [...]

13 02, 2019

Share your thoughts on the Utah Inland Port

By |2019-02-13T16:28:35-07:00February 13th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|2 Comments

The Inland Port Authority is working to create a strategic plan for the Northwest Quadrant of Salt Lake City—and that plan starts with your input! The public forums listed below are open for anyone—please come learn about the inland port, why it's happening, and what the development could look like. Attendees will also have [...]

29 01, 2019

Utah Executives Report Cautious Optimism about Future Economy

By |2019-01-29T16:35:22-07:00January 29th, 2019|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber releases 2018-Q4 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (January 29, 2019) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber released the fourth-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook 2018 Q4 survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. Modeled after other national business sentiment surveys, [...]

28 01, 2019

Giving of Ourselves when the ‘Season of Giving’ is Over

By |2019-01-28T19:40:20-07:00January 28th, 2019|Prosperity Project|0 Comments

As February draws near, the holiday season is long in the rearview of our mind. The season of giving is gone, the New Year resolution has likely lost its luster and it's full steam ahead for 2019. Our hearts which grew a little larger, as we counted our blessings, reflected on what we were thankful [...]

20 12, 2018

The Olympics: The Gift that Keeps on Giving

By |2018-12-20T11:30:25-07:00December 20th, 2018|Blog, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

Utah got its Christmas gift a little early this year. Last week, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced it had selected Salt Lake City to bid on a future Winter Games, putting the capital city into the international competition to host another Winter Olympics, likely in 2030. The announcement may not have come as [...]