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Neighborhood pubs in Salt Lake City? Not so fast, brother
Politics » Salt Lake City Council members seem to backtrack after getting an earful from residents.

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In an interview, Becker’s spokesman Art Raymond said that removing those zones from the proposed ordinance would defeat the purpose of zoning that seeks to create walkable neighborhoods.

"The intent was not so much go create pubs as it was to create the opportunity for economic development. It’s a plus for walkable communities," Raymond said.

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The council will next address the issue at its Aug. 14 work session.

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