Salt Lake City’s Shilo Inn is getting a face lift, it was announced Friday, meaning one of the more reviled buildings in the city may see a bit more love in the future.
All of which raises an important question: what is the ugliest building in Salt Lake City?
Though some might have gone with the Shilo, a brief but passionate Twitter debate Friday raises a few other potential candidates. I’ve included those buildings in the survey above.
It’s also probably worth mentioning that an ugly building isn’t necessarily a reflection of the quality of work going on inside; all of these buildings surely have cool stuff happening in them and even The Tribune’s current digs leave more than a bit to be desired by some accounts. A great organization isn’t necessarily defined by the architecture it inhabits, though beautiful buildings also don’t hurt at all.
And if you’re interested, check back in a week to see the results of this survey.
— Jim Dalrymple II
|1.||Utah officer who shot Dillon Taylor was wearing a body camera|
|2.||4 Utah restaurants call it quits|
|3.||Restaurateur impressing Salt Lake with good food, hard work|
|4.||Report shows Utah Dickey’s had problem with food labels|
|5.||Utah protesters demand justice for Dillon Taylor, others killed by police|
|6.||Salt Lake’s Flower Patch goes down as David bows to Goliath|
|7.||Mormon-owned BYU removes gay-marriage cards at bookstore|
|8.||BYU football: At least three freshmen could start in opener|
|9.||Utah cities purge gun-control laws at demand of national group|
|10.||Op-Ed: LDS leader delivered a confusing message to graduates|