Our Timeline

Public open houses, community presentations, one-on-one meetings, and facilitated resident working group meetings. 


Jul 2017 - Mar 2020


Mayor, City Council, Salt Lake City Planning and Historic Landmark Commission briefings and reporting. 

 Develop initial engineering; obtain public input and make concessions to project; move forward with foundational engineering; develop initial architectural designs; obtain public input and develop new architectural designs; move forward with architectural designs.

Notify neighborhood residents about construction schedule; begin construction, provide residents with regular construction updates.

Sep 2018 - May 2020


Feb 2017 - Mar 2020 

Fall 2020


What's Next

  • Virtual public open house March 30, 2020 from 10:00–11:00 am | www.facebook.com/SLCGovernment/

  • Submit packet to SLC Planning and Historic Landmark Commission April 2020

  • Council briefing spring/summer 2020

  • Procurement spring/summer 2020

  • Construction fall/winter 2020/21

 Key Milestones

July 2017: SLCDPU engineer assigned the project.

Fall 2017: First architectural renderings and conceptual plans developed. 

July 2018: Presentation to Greater Avenues Community Council and Capitol Hills Neighborhood Council.

August 2018: Public open house at City and County Building. 

September 2018: Historic Landmarks Commission work session.

October 2018: Presentation to Greater Avenues Community Council.

October–December 2018: Resident engagement to answer questions and work to reduce project footprint. 

November 2018: Hansen, Allen and Luce, an engineering firm, hired to conduct a feasibility study and well analysis.

December 2018: Public open house at Marmalade Library and meeting with City Urban Forestry Department to

discuss tree preservation. 

January 2019: Presentation to Greater Avenues Community Council about design updates and revised planning application.

March 2019: Historic Landmarks Commission work session. 

April 2019: Hansen, Allen and Luce feasibility study and analysis completed.

May 2019: Public open house onsite at 4th Avenue Well; resubmit planning application with revised design. 

June 2019: Historic Landmarks Commission public hearing. 

September 2019: Urban Forester assesses tree roots surrounding well site. 

Facilitated resident working group meetings on October 22, 2019, December 2, 2019, February 27, 2020, and March 16, 2020.


Salt Lake City
Department of Public Utilities

1530 West Temple

Salt Lake City, Utah 84115



Virtual Public Open House - Project Overview & Architectural Design Options (March 2020)

Facilitated Resident Working Group Meeting Presentation (March 2020)

Facilitated Neighbor Working Group Meeting Summary (October 2019)

Regulations Fact Sheet (October 2019)

Neighbor Tree Assessment Notification (September 2019)

Wilkinson Ferrari & Co. Interview Findings Report

Resident Action Items (October 2019)

Comments & Answers (December 2018 – May 2019)

FAQs (September 2019)

Hansen Allen Luce Assessment

Planning Commission Summary Memo

Open House Comments Memo (August 2018)

Open House Notice (August 2018)

Project Notice