Input Requested for New Salt Lake City School District Superintendent

The Salt Lake City School District Board of Education invites you to provide input into the selection of the next superintendent, either online or in person, during a series of community meetings.

There will be many opportunities to meet with the search consultants to learn about the search process and time frame, get answers to questions, and provide comments that will be compiled and provided to the board. Meetings will take place as follows.

Town Hall Meetings

Tuesday, February 16, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
West High School Library

Wednesday, February 17, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Highland High School Library

Thursday, February 18, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
East High School Library

Thursday, February 18, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Glendale Middle School Library

In addition, you are invited to submit feedback through a web-based survey of qualities that the new Superintendent may possess. The survey can be found at

The survey will also be available in other languages. Links to the translated surveys will be posted at when they are complete. The surveys will be available until February 26, 2016.

Capitol Hill Neighborhood Council – December Meeting

The regular December meeting of the Capitol Hill Neighborhood Council will be held this Wednesday, December 16th at 6:30 p.m. in the Copper Room at the East Annex Building of the Utah State Capitol Complex.

On the agenda are the following:

Reports from City and State Legislators
Report from Neighborworks on a proposed housing development at 300 West and Reed Avenue
Report from Everest, LLC on a proposed housing development at 500 North and Arctic Court
Annual Meeting discussion

Please come participate in these important discussions

Thanks and Happy Holidays!!

West Capitol Subdivision Proposal and Planning Commission Hearing

Members of the Neighborhood Council … especially those in the West Capitol/Darwin/Clinton neighborhood areas.

The proposal for consideration of a subdivision plot entitled Victory Road Twin Homes located at 690 West Capitol Street … which we reviewed in July as a Council … is currently up for a hearing at the Planning Commission on Thursday, December 9, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in Room 326 of the City Building at 451 South State Street. It is first on the Agenda, so, please come as early as possible. If you desire to speak at the Public Hearing portion, you’ll need to sign a card and submit it prior to the start of the meeting. You’ll have two minutes to speak.

Please let your neighbors know … especially if you live in this neighborhood.

The Planning Staff has submitted their report to the Commission. They have proposed the Commission approve the planned subdivision.

Below is a link to Planning Staff Report.  Please read and, if desired, come on Thursday, December 9th.


Major Neighborhood Traffic Impacts – Capitol Hill Construction Update

Major road construction along Columbus Street, Zane Avenue, 500 North and Main Street will cause critical effects on our neighborhood for the next two months.  UDOT will be repaving state roads in most of our neighborhood.  The traffic signal on 500 North and improvements along East Capitol are also being put in place.

We will have weekly updates that will be posted on Fridays and Saturdays for the coming week.  Construction is expected to be completed in early November.  There is also a contact number and website indicated in the update.

Please take the time to study the attached update.

We have a number of people that may not have accessed this information.  If you’ve been able to get this information, please take time to let your neighbors know.


Capitol Hill Update_September 4, 2015