Downtown SLC Archive

NOW ID Dance Company’s House of Apocalypse Fundraiser

This week on the show, members of Now ID Dance Company preview their upcoming House of Apocalypse fundraising event, which happens this

Jesse Dean on the State of Downtown Economic Benchmark Report

Today on Downtown SLC, Jason Mathis speaks with Jesse Dean, Director of Urban Development for the Downtown Alliance. This week group released

Salt Lake County Unveils Next Steps in Homelessness Plan

Today on the show, Jason speaks to Shaleane Gee with Salt Lake County about new actions the county is proposing to address

The Impact of Two Upcoming Conventions on SLC

This week on the show Jason speaks with Michael Mack, Vice President of Services at Visit Salt Lake, the Convention and Visitors

Big Data: Shaping the Future of Your City

Today on Downtown SLC, host Jason Mathis speaks with Jack Vines, Chief Strategy Officer for Blyncsy, a company that anonymously gathers data

Authors of a New Study Examining Parking in Downtown SLC

Today on the program, host Jason Mathis is joined by Jeff Tumlin and Phil Olmstead of Nelson\Nygaard, a consulting firm that has

Eccles Theater’s Katherine Potter Discusses Grand Opening Season

Today on Downtown SLC host Jason Mathis gets an update from Katherine Potter, senior advisor to the Redevelopment Agency in Salt Lake

UMOCA’s Kristian Anderson on Art in the City

Today on the program Jason Mathis is joined by Kristian Anderson, Executive Director of the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, or UMOCA.

The 40th Anniversary Utah Arts Festival

Today on the program, guest host Nick Como has a conversation with Lisa Sewell, Executive Director of the Utah Arts Festival. They

The Utah Blues Festival: Two Years and Growing

Today on the program, host Jason Mathis is joined by Brian Kelm, president of the Utah Blues Society and co-producer of the

Beehive Distilling and 25 Years of Farmers Markets in Salt Lake City

During the first half of today’s show, host Jason Mathis is joined by Chris Barlow of Beehive Distilling to talk about local

Salt Lake County’s Collective Impact on Homelessness Initiative

Today, Jason Mathis is joined by Shaleane Gee and Patrick Reimherr, senior leaders in Salt Lake County who are looking at how

Salt Lake City Launches “Downtown Rising 2.0”

Today on Downtown SLC host Jason Mathis is joined by Jesse Dean, Director of Urban Development at the Downtown Alliance to discuss

Martine Cafe: Restaurant Changes as Neighborhood Evolves

Today a conversation about Martine – a fixture on the Salt Lake dining scene for decades. Host Jason Mathis speaks with Brandon

Convention of Association Leaders Coming to SLC

Michael Mack, Vice President of Services at Visit Salt Lake highlights a big convention headed to our downtown in August. It’s not

Humans of Salt Lake City Works to tell Untold Stories

Today on the show, host Jason Mathis is joined by Humans of Salt Lake City founder Mike Angelieri. Based on the Humans of

Salt Lake City Marathon Set for April 16th

Today on the show, the ins and outs of the various events taking place as part of the Salt Lake City Marathon.

Downtown Garden Stroll – Parks Pop Up on Main

The Downtown Garden Stroll (Parks Pop Up on Main) is back for a second year! Today, host Jason Mathis speaks with Kristin

Opening Day of GREENbike – SLC’s Nonprofit Bikeshare

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, and it’s also the opening day for GREENbike, Salt Lake City’s bikeshare program, now in its fourth year.

Previewing the 25th Anniversary of the Downtown Farmers Market

Today on Downtown SLC: a look at the final few Winter Market at the Rio Grande Depot, and a preview of the

Salt Lake City’s Priorities at the 2016 Utah Legislative Session

With the legislative session winding to a close, host Jason Mathis speaks with David Litvack, Deputy Chief of Staff for Salt Lake

How Medicaid Expansion Would Make a Difference for SLC

Today on Downtown SLC: a look Medicaid Expansion under the Affordable Care Act, and a proposal up for consideration at the Utah

Legislative Lobbying

Today on Downtown SLC, host Jason Mathis discusses the ins and outs of lobbying at the Utah State Legislature with Adam Kolowich

UMOCA Executive Director Kristian Anderson on Art, Leisure and Economy

Today on the program host Jason Mathis speaks with Kristian Anderson, Executive Director of UMOCA – the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

The Utah Film Center and Sundance: SLC as a Hub for Film Appreciation

This week, host Jason Mathis speaks with the Utah Film Center‘s Patrick Hubley and Elisabeth Nebeker about filmmaking and film appreciation in

Previewing the Eccles Theater with Katherine Potter

Today on the show host Jason Mathis speaks with Katherine Potter, Executive Director of the Utah Performing Arts Center Agency to get

Derek Kitchen on his Election to City Council and his Vision for SLC

Today on Downtown SLC, host Jason Mathis is joined by Derek Kitchen, who was inducted earlier this week to the District 4

A Conversation with Pioneer Park Coalition Chairman Scott Howell

Today on the show host Jason Mathis is joined by Scott Howell, Chair of the Pioneer Park Coalition, for a conversation about

City Creek Center and the Rebirth of Downtown

On this Thanksgiving show, a look at City Creek Center’s role in the re-emergence of Salt Lake City’s urban center. Host Jason

Salt Lake’s GREENbike Program Reaches a Major Milestone

Today on the program, host Jason Mathis speaks with Ben Bolte, Founder and Director of GREENbike, about downtown SLC’s growing bike share