Hosted by Jason Mathis from the Downtown Alliance, ‘Downtown SLC’ is a new half hour show that discusses the people, the places and the events that help to shape Utah’s urban center. Tune into KCPW Thursday mornings at 10am to keep up to date with all things downtown!
Today we speak with Zachary Bale of the nonprofit Volunteers of America, about the challenges of providing services to Salt Lake’s homeless youth, and about the organization’s Homeless Youth Resource Center. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (14.4MB)
Today on the show we’re joined by Michael Mack, VP of Services for Visit Salt Lake – the Convention and Visitors Bureau. We’ll delve into the Outdoor Retailer trade show, its impact on the larger economy, and the future of Salt Lake’s convention industry. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (20.6MB)
Utah’s Legislative Session is coming up fast. Today we’re joined by Representative Rebecca Chavez-Houck to get a preview of the session and to look in depth at the issues affecting downtown Salt Lake City at the legislature. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (21.1MB)
The idea of a convention headquarters hotel in downtown Salt Lake has been discussed for decades. This would be a large new hotel, across from the Salt Palace Convention Center and could help to attract new convention business to the city. We’ll look at this issue with Scott Beck, President and CEO of Visit Salt […]
Today on the show we’re joined by Topher Horman, Creative Director of EVE to talk about coming together as a community to usher in the New Year. We’ll get a preview of Salt Lake’s premier New Years event and a rundown of its venues and participants. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (30.9MB)