23 05, 2019

Buy Local: It’s Good for Your Health and the Economy

By |2019-05-23T09:40:21-07:00May 23rd, 2019|Prosperity Project|0 Comments

This month marks the return of local summer farmers markets. This increasingly popular way of getting fresh, local food to the dinner table is not only good for your health, but it’s also good for the local economy and it’s driving the growth that we’re seeing in Utah’s agriculture industry. According to the 2017 Agriculture [...]

8 11, 2018

Downtown Winter Market at Rio Grande Opens Saturday, November 10

By |2018-11-11T19:03:00-07:00November 8th, 2018|Member News, News & Press|0 Comments

Weekly Winter Market Featuring 70+ Vendors, Produce and Local Food Available in the Historic Rio Grande Train Depot SALT LAKE CITY (November 8, 2018) – The Downtown Winter Market, a project of Urban Food Connections of Utah, begins November 10 at the Rio Grande Depot (300 S Rio Grande St). With more than 70 local [...]

6 06, 2018

Downtown Farmers Market Opens for 27th Season

By |2018-06-06T14:51:13-07:00June 6th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Utah's largest market returns to Pioneer Park, supporting the local food economy Salt Lake City (June 6, 2018) -- Beginning June 9th and running every Saturday through October 20th, the Downtown Farmers Market will support local farmers and provide fresh produce to the public. A project of Urban Food Connections of Utah, the Market seeks [...]

11 08, 2017

UBR: August 7-11

By |2017-08-02T10:32:14-07:00August 11th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

August 7, 2017 On September 7th, Utah’s business leaders will gather for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year, the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. We are proud to announce this year’s honorees: [...]

11 07, 2017

5 uniquely Utah summer activities

By |2017-07-14T09:43:17-07:00July 11th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by KSL.com on July 11, 2017. Days of '47 Rodeo One of Utah’s longest-standing traditions, the Days of ’47 Rodeo has celebrated Utah’s heritage since 1857. This year the rodeo will be held at the Utah State Fairpark in the brand-new, $16 million, 10,000 seat Days of ’47 Arena. Only the best rodeo [...]

9 06, 2017

UBR: June 5-9

By |2017-06-01T12:29:36-07:00June 9th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

Monday, June 5, 2017 Wells Fargo launches a new program designed to get veterans trained and ready to work in high-demand careers. The “ApprenticeshipUSA” program, established through the U.S. Labor Department, is an on-the-job training program designed to provide veterans the opportunity to earn a salary while learning the tools needed to succeed in civilian [...]

16 09, 2016

UBR: September 12-16

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36-07:00September 16th, 2016|UBR|0 Comments

September 12, 2016 At the Salt Lake Chamber we always want our members to have a great experience. That’s why we started an event called Chamber Launch. With Chamber Launch we have One Goal: to Launch You or Your Business to the Next Level of Success Come meet with other aspiring entrepreneurs and established business [...]

18 08, 2016

Podcast 01.19: Let’s Talk About the Downtown Farmers Market.

By |2017-03-07T15:06:37-07:00August 18th, 2016|Blog, Podcast|0 Comments

The Downtown Farmers Market is in it's 25th year. In this episode of Building Utah, we sit down with Carson Chambers, the program manager for the Market, to talk about the Market's roots, how vendors contribute to Utah's local food scene, and how you can get involved with this important event. For [...]

29 07, 2016

UBR: July 25-29

By |2017-03-07T15:06:38-07:00July 29th, 2016|UBR|0 Comments

July 25, 2016 Save the Date: September 1st, 2016 for the 3rd Annual Utah Solutions Summit. This year, the Utah Solutions Summit will explore the elements that contribute to a healthy and productive workforce – Building a shared vision between industry, education and employees. The Summit will explore ways to ensure we are preparing employees [...]

17 06, 2016

UBR: June 13-17

By |2017-03-07T15:06:39-07:00June 17th, 2016|UBR|0 Comments

June 13, 2016 2016 is a landmark year for elections. Nearly every office on the federal, state and local levels will be on the ballot. The Utah business community needs to engage in this year’s election cycle. The private sector drives innovation and powers the economy while government makes public policy. A strong relationship between [...]