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County sales tax increase to fund transportation

Senate Bill 136 was passed this March, allowing counties to impose a quarter-cent sales tax for transportation funding. Salt Lake County passed an ordinance stating that if a collective of cities and townships making up 67 percent% of the county’s population show support for the tax, it will be imposed this summer.

Draper Police Department to start two new programs aimed at school safety

Following the national conversation on school shootings, Draper is doing what it can to prevent such a thing from happening.

Mayor Walker receives raise from city council

The mayor didn’t ask for the raise, but said he wouldn’t turn it down.

No woofs about it, Draper eases punishment on dog leash law

Dog owners may want to take note of a new Draper city ordinance.

Belated buzz on Draper’s 40th birthday party

Draper City celebrates 40 years with a birthday party.

Christina Oliver joins Draper City as community development director

Introducing Draper City’s newly appointed community development director. Christina Oliver shares some of her insights on how she came to work in her new position.

Understanding elected official compensation in the wake of pay raise controversy

A recent controversy surrounding a mayor giving himself a raise highlights the fact that not many people understand elected official compensation.

Canyons District’s approach to keeping students safe

Taking a closer a look at what Canyons School District is planning for school safety

Students join nationwide protest, many focus on kindness

Students across the valley used March 14 to peacefully exercise their First Amendment rights standing up against school violence—and in some instances, standing united.

New intersection plans for Redberry Road at Lone Peak Parkway

Residents were given a chance to vote on a new road design. This 'T' isn't referring to golf, rather the new intersection for Redberry Road at Lone Peak Parkway.



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