MCADAMS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MCADAMS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Finding developer is next step in mega-hotel process http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58062299-90/hotel-developer-goed-mcadams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58062299-90/hotel-developer-goed-mcadams.html.csp">Finding developer is next step in mega-hotel process</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T14:50:00.627-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 02:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pick a developer, then zero in on the best site for a headquarters hotel for the Salt Palace Convention Center. Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams believes that is the best approach to developing an 850- to 1,000-room convention center hotel described as crucial to attracting more big meetings and their free-spending delegates to Utah. On Thursday, he got the Governor’s Office of Economic Development board to sign off on his proposed process for drafting a “request for proposal” (RFP) to guide t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58062299@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:50:00 MDT County appoints 17 to unincorporated committee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58052666-90/board-county-unincorporated-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58052666-90/board-county-unincorporated-lake.html.csp">County appoints 17 to unincorporated committee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T21:57:15.913-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 17-member board from across Salt Lake County will begin meeting next week to try to shape the future of the unincorporated area. The County Council approved Mayor Ben McAdams’ appointments to the board Tuesday, created as part of legislation passed last session to put an end to local government boundary disputes within the county. Its task, he said, will be to determine what legislation will be needed next session, if any, to create a municipal services district that would provide public-works...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58052666@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 21:57:15 MDT Salt Lake County out to improve safety on township roads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58033321-90/3300-council-county-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58033321-90/3300-council-county-east.html.csp">Salt Lake County out to improve safety on township roads</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-08T09:59:16.889-06:00">Updated Jun 8, 2014 09:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake County is investing $8 million in road-safety projects across the unincorporated area this summer to prevent others from having to experience Wes Olson’s pain. He lost his wife of 43½ years, Linda, in a fatal auto-pedestrian accident just before last Thanksgiving. Exercising with a friend, she was hit by a truck while traversing 3300 South in a crosswalk at 2940 East. On Thursday, Wes Olson stood in the background as county, state and community council officials dedicated a new semaph...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58033321@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Jun 2014 09:59:16 MDT