RESIDENTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RESIDENTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Reward offered for information on Provo arsonist http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57855214-78/fire-fires-abandoned-firefighters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57855214-78/fire-fires-abandoned-firefighters.html.csp">Reward offered for information on Provo arsonist</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T21:03:31.103-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 09:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After another three suspected arson fires were started in Provo city on Tuesday, a $5,000 reward is being offered to anyone who has a tip that could lead investigators to whomever has started the fires over the last few weeks. Mayor John Curtis asked Provo residents on Wednesday for their help in identifying the arsonist who has started at least six fires since March 24. “I need the eyes and ears of our 115,000 residents to assist in our boots-on-the-ground operation,” Curtis wrote on his blog....</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57855214@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:03:31 MDT So. Jordan exploring development options for Mulligans golf course http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57851043-90/alvord-april-area-development.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57851043-90/alvord-april-area-development.html.csp">So. Jordan exploring development options for Mulligans golf course</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By topher webb</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T14:45:01.135-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 02:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At its April 15 meeting, the South Jordan City Council told residents no decisions had been made on whether to develop the city owned Mulligans Golf and Games facility adjacent to the Jordan River. The following day resident Stephen Kaufman took photos of a crew drilling soil samples on the property. Questions about the future of the golf course and possible commercial development of the 67-acre property stem from a consultant’s report commissioned by the city, which favored development into 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> 57851043@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:45:01 MDT Landslide forces evacuations in Jackson, Wyoming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812414-68/hill-residents-robinson-slide.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812414-68/hill-residents-robinson-slide.html.csp">Landslide forces evacuations in Jackson, Wyoming</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T20:36:23.552-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 08:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • The Red Cross prepared a shelter Saturday for people evacuated from their homes in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson because of a slow-moving landslide. About 60 people have been forced from their homes since Wednesday as a precaution and because of damage to the only access road. The unstable hillside is about the size of two football fields and is along a main artery outside the historic downtown area. Officials say it continues to shift, making it unsafe for residen...</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> 57812414@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 20:36:23 MDT Not best choice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57802118-82/mayor-becker-lyon-planning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57802118-82/mayor-becker-lyon-planning.html.csp">Not best choice</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T16:34:01.154-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 04:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City does not lack intelligent residents with expertise or knowledge that would be useful if they were to be appointed to the city’s volunteer Planning Commission. So it seems odd that Mayor Ralph Becker would feel it necessary to nominate a close ally and political fundraiser to a seat on the planning board. The appointment of Matt Lyon, executive director of the Utah Democratic Party and former campaign manager for Becker, rightly raised questions from one city councilman, Luke Ga...</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> 57802118@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 16:34:01 MDT Salt Lake City to offer sewer and water line insurance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57802133-90/customers-homeserve-infrastructure-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57802133-90/customers-homeserve-infrastructure-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake City to offer sewer and water line insurance</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:47:31.255-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City officials announced Thursday they will offer residents insurance against broken water and sewer lines. The voluntary program offered through Connecticut-based HomeServe USA will cost $3.99 per month for water lines and $6.99 per month for sewer lines. Jeff Niermeyer, director of the Department of Public Utilities, said residents are responsible for those residential lines that branch from main water and sewer lines. Repairs for those lines can be as expensive as $5,000 to $7,000...</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> 57802133@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:47:31 MDT Salt Lake City may create three new off-leash dog parks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57760707-90/council-dog-lake-leash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57760707-90/council-dog-lake-leash.html.csp">Salt Lake City may create three new off-leash dog parks</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="2014-04-02T12:05:37.776-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The wheels of Salt Lake City government turn slowly, even when it comes to creating dog parks. Almost two years into a process to create new off-leash parks and policies to guide them, the City Council and the administration of Mayor Ralph Becker are struggling to determine whether dog owners should pay a special fee to use off-leash parks. For residents, such registration and accompanying tag could cost as little as $5; for nonresidents, it could be $25, according to one proposal. To be fair, ...</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> 57760707@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:05:37 MDT New York town awaits ruling on moment of prayer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748174-68/prayer-town-christian-board.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748174-68/prayer-town-christian-board.html.csp">New York town awaits ruling on moment of prayer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CAROLYN THOMPSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T22:24:18.159-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 10:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Greece, N.Y. • At their most recent monthly meeting, the five members of the Greece Town Board took their seats, gaveled to order and moved quickly through the regular opening agenda: Roll Call. (Check.) Pledge of Allegiance. (Check.) Moment of Prayer. (Check.) Leaders of this town of 96,000 outside Rochester say they have no plans to shake up the longtime routine unless, of course, the U.S. Supreme Court orders them to. A ruling could come any day now on whether the town violated the Constituti...</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> 57748174@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:24:18 MDT Crews rush to 2-alarm blaze in Salt Lake City apartment complex http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57738049-78/fire-lake-salt-residents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57738049-78/fire-lake-salt-residents.html.csp">Crews rush to 2-alarm blaze in Salt Lake City apartment complex</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T21:22:02.517-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 09:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Firefighters rushed to the scene of a two-alarm blaze that was burning inside the walls of a downtown Salt Lake City apartment complex Thursday morning. Salt Lake City Fire Department spokesman Jasen Asay said the first 911 call on the fire, at 53 S. 300 East, came in at 6:30 a.m. No injuries were reported, and firefighters were able to quickly evacuate an unspecified number of residents of the City Line Apartments’ four-story, older brick building. By 7 a.m., crews had controlled the fire, lim...</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> 57738049@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:22:02 MDT Short-lived power outages hit Wasatch Front residents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57734679-78/power-outage-affected-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57734679-78/power-outage-affected-county.html.csp">Short-lived power outages hit Wasatch Front residents</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T15:35:24.319-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 03:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">More than 3,500 Rocky Mountain Power customers in southern Salt Lake County were without power for about an hour on Wednesday afternoon. The outage — caused by an unspecified transmission interruption — affected about 3,523 Riverton and Bluffdale area residents with ZIP codes 84065, 84065, 84095 and 84096. The outage occurred at 1:42 p.m. Power was restored at 2:39 p.m. Another outage, in northern Utah County, had affected more than 9,000 residents in Highland, Alpine and American Fork. That out...</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> 57734679@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:35:24 MDT Letter: SLC should keep space for community garden http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57702840-82/space-sugar-community-garden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57702840-82/space-sugar-community-garden.html.csp">Letter: SLC should keep space for community garden</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T01:01:05.543-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re the “open space” in Sugar House where the old tennis courts by Fairmont Park are located: I know the city is considering selling that land to developers to make even more condos in the Sugar House area. This is the last thing we need in that space (“SLC wants to sell ‘surplus’ space on streetcar line,” Tribune, March 1). The community garden that has been there the last few years not only brings beauty to that space, which has been an abandoned tennis court for as long as I have lived here,...</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> 57702840@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:01:05 MDT Investigators take on east side Superfund groundwater site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57665526-90/cleanup-east-groundwater-investigators.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57665526-90/cleanup-east-groundwater-investigators.html.csp">Investigators take on east side Superfund groundwater site</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="2014-03-11T22:27:40.589-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Federal and state agencies are moving forward with the assessment and cleanup of a contaminated groundwater plume on Salt Lake City’s east side that was added to the Superfund cleanup list last year. Environmental officials will meet Thursday evening with residents concerned about groundwater contaminated by tetrachloroethylene (PCE), a man-made chemical commonly used in dry cleaning. The plume is believed to be about 300 acres in size and generally located between Guardsman Way and 1100 East do...</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> 57665526@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 22:27:40 MDT Letter: Make UTA passes available to more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57638124-82/lake-pass-salt-hive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57638124-82/lake-pass-salt-hive.html.csp">Letter: Make UTA passes available to more</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T01:01:04.454-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jessica Deneault expresses a viewpoint I’ve heard from many non-residents of Salt Lake City regarding the new HIVE Pass (“Make HIVE Pass available to all in SL County, Forum, Feb. 25). Many of them are very upset that they cannot participate in the program. It’s great that they want to participate in the program, but they shouldn’t be angry with Salt Lake City. The answer is really very simple, they should contact their local cities and encourage them to also work with UTA to develop a program...</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> 57638124@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 01:01:04 MDT Chevron offers pizza coupons to townspeople after gas explosion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57647449-79/chevron-bobtown-pizza-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57647449-79/chevron-bobtown-pizza-fire.html.csp">Chevron offers pizza coupons to townspeople after gas explosion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEVIN BEGOS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T10:34:01.884-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 10:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BOBTOWN, Pa. • Critics are raging after an energy giant offered pizza coupons to a community near a natural gas well that exploded last month, killing a worker. News stories, TV shows and blogs — many sarcastic or outright scornful — spread the word far and wide. “Shame on you,” one person wrote about the offer by Chevron Corp. “How insulting!” said another. Comedy Central’s satirical “The Colbert Report” skewered it. But the 750 or so residents of the hamlet of Bobtown? Not one has signed an on...</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> 57647449@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:34:01 MDT AT&T invested $100 million in Salt Lake City wireless http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57641714-79/network-lake-salt-cell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57641714-79/network-lake-salt-cell.html.csp">AT&T invested $100 million in Salt Lake City wireless</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T09:36:23.118-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">AT&T has announced it has invested $100 million in its wireless infrastructure in Salt Lake City since 2011. The company said it has made 43 enhancements to its cell network in the areas, including new cell sites, the addition of wireless network capacity, and new broadband network connections. “Salt Lake residents depend on our fast and reliable Internet connections more and more every day, whether it’s instant access to files and apps at work, watching a video at home, or even receiving update...</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> 57641714@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 09:36:23 MDT Letter: Make HIVE pass available to all in SL County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57614946-82/pass-lake-residents-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57614946-82/pass-lake-residents-salt.html.csp">Letter: Make HIVE pass available to all in SL County</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T01:01:03.504-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When I saw the offer for the new HIVE pass offered by UTA, I was very encouraged to give the UTA a try (“SLC resident transit passes go on sale,” Tribune, Feb. 28). I talked to my co-workers about it and we were all thinking … Wow! That is a great deal! Even though it’s not so convenient for me to ride TRAX, since a station is so far from where I live, I thought I might just purchase this pass and start to ride. Then I realized it was only for Salt Lake City residents. What a letdown. If the HI...</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> 57614946@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT GOED updates website to aid businesses, residents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57625687-79/website-goed-eccles-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57625687-79/website-goed-eccles-utah.html.csp">GOED updates website to aid businesses, residents</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T11:52:02.459-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 11:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Governor’s Office of Economic Development has updated its website to make it more responsive to businesses looking to move or expand here — as well as the local citizenry. “An informative, easy to navigate website is an essential tool for business recruitment,” said GOED executive director Spencer P. Eccles, referring to http://business.utah.gov. “Utah possesses one of the top economies in the nation and we wanted to create a website that had the capability to showcase that,” he added, citi...</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> 57625687@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:52:02 MDT SLC resident transit passes go on sale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57614736-90/available-becker-hive-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57614736-90/available-becker-hive-lake.html.csp">SLC resident transit passes go on sale</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T22:02:25.008-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mayor Ralph Becker and Utah Transit Authority General Manager Mike Allegra will officially launch sales of the new Salt Lake City Hive Pass on Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Urban Room of the Main Library, 210 E. 400 South. The new transit pass is a pilot program created through a partnership between Salt Lake City and UTA that will initially only be available to Salt Lake City residents. The one-year pass is good on all TRAX, Frontrunner, bus and S-line Streetcar services and available for an up-f...</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> 57614736@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:02:25 MDT Could tiny houses help nation’s homeless problem? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57601109-68/houses-homeless-square-built.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57601109-68/houses-homeless-square-built.html.csp">Could tiny houses help nation’s homeless problem?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CARRIE ANTLFINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T07:30:02.22-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 07:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Madison, Wis. • While tiny houses have been attractive for those wanting to downsize or simplify their lives for financial or environmental reasons, there’s another population benefiting from the small-dwelling movement: the homeless. There’s a growing effort across the nation from advocates and religious groups to build these compact buildings because they are cheaper than a traditional large-scale shelter, help the recipients socially because they are built in communal settings and are environ...</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> 57601109@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:30:02 MDT South Jordan considers splitting from Jordan School District http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57593624-78/jordan-district-south-split.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57593624-78/jordan-district-south-split.html.csp">South Jordan considers splitting from Jordan School District</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LISA SCHENCKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T10:19:00.279-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 10:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Many are still grumbling over the Jordan School District split years ago, but leaders of one rapidly growing city are considering splintering the district again. South Jordan’s mayor and several city councilmen met with the mayors of Midvale, Cottonwood Heights and Sandy on Monday evening to ask them about their experiences splitting from Jordan and for their advice. The event was considered a special meeting of the South Jordan City Council, though the body met at Sandy’s city hall. S...</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> 57593624@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:19:00 MDT