ORDINANCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ORDINANCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sales tax votes? Only in a general election year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58339418-78/council-tax-snelgrove-election.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58339418-78/council-tax-snelgrove-election.html.csp">Sales tax votes? Only in a general election year</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="2014-08-26T20:19:01.669-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 08:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unless there’s an emergency, the Salt Lake County Council wants all votes on proposed sales and use tax increases to take place in a general election year. “We just want as many voters as possible engaged in the process of raising taxes or not raising taxes,” said Democratic Council Sam Granato, who teamed with Republican Councilman Richard Snelgrove to sponsor an ordinance to maximize public participation in tax matters directly impacting pocketbooks. Snelgrove noted that the ordinance prohibit...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58339418@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:19:01 MDT South Salt Lake approves limits on compost storage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191843-78/diamond-tree-business-compost.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191843-78/diamond-tree-business-compost.html.csp">South Salt Lake approves limits on compost storage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T22:45:00.939-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Salt Lake • A week after firefighters battled two blazes at a mulch plant, the City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved an ordinance that limits the outdoor storage of wood chips and associated materials. The council voted 5-0 for the new requirements, which apply to all businesses in South Salt Lake that store more than 3,600 cubic feet of wood chips or compost at any one time. Under the ordinance, a business can store no more than 510,000 cubic feet of combustible waste material a...</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> 58191843@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:45:00 MDT Salt Lake City Council moves to update parking laws http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188346-78/parking-lawsuit-ordinance-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188346-78/parking-lawsuit-ordinance-council.html.csp">Salt Lake City Council moves to update parking laws</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER SMART</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T09:10:19.276-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Call it medicine for a $5.4 million parking headache. That’s how much plaintiffs Timothy Bivens, Antonio Arias and S. Steven Maese are seeking in a lawsuit that alleges Salt Lake City’s parking ordinance is out of sync with the kiosk system implemented more than two years ago. After a closed-door session with members of the city attorney’s staff Tuesday evening, the Salt Lake City Council without discussion voted to amend the parking ordinance. No public hearing was required, according to the co...</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> 58188346@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:10:19 MDT