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!

Salt Lake Film Society Executive Director Tori Baker

Today on the show we’re joined by Tori Baker, Executive Director of the Salt Lake Film Society, to hear about the role that art house theaters play in Salt Lake City, about the local community of independent cinema enthusiasts, and about the unique niche the film society fills in our urban center. Podcast: Play in […]

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Making the Decision to Work (and Live) in Salt Lake’s Downtown

Today on the show we’re joined by a group of people who have chosen to work in Salt Lake City’s downtown, for a conversation about the benefits – and occasional challenges – to having an office in our urban core. Joshua Cannon and Kelly Alder-Williams are attorneys with the firm of Wellborn Sullivan Meck & […]

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Salt Lake City Economic Development Director Stuart Clason on Quality Growth

Today we hear from Stuart Clason, Director of Economic Development for Salt Lake City. We’ll talk about the current boom in the city’s downtown, about the economic forces at play, and about what is driving this new influx into our urban core. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (23.0MB)

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Salt Lake’s Six Step Plan to Address Homelessness Around Pioneer Park

Today on the program, a conversation with Salt Lake City Homeless Services Coordinator Liz Buehler about a new city initiative to improve the Pioneer Park District. This district has had its difficulties in recent years, but the city hopes its new strategy will begin to change the dynamic of this historic neighborhood. Podcast: Play in […]

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Peak inside Utah Flying Trapeze with Bogart McaVoy and Nick Glomb

Utah Flying Trapeze will be offering classes all summer long in beautiful Pioneer Park.  We’ll speak with Bogart McaVoy and Nick Glomb about Utah Flying Trapeze and what they are doing to help improve the environment of Pioneer Park. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (20.6MB)

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