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’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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Previewing the State of Downtown Report – and Event – With Jesse Dean

Today on the program we’re speaking with Jesse Dean, the Downtown Alliance’s Director of Urban Development. We’ll get a preview of next week’s State of Downtown event and about the report of the same name that explores the latest socioeconomic indicators about the state of our urban center. Podcast: Play in new window | Download […]

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Previewing the 2014 Utah Arts Festival with Lisa Sewell and Topher Horman

The Utah Arts Festival, which runs this Thursday through Sunday, is in its 38th year. We’ll speak with Arts Festival Executive Director Lisa Sewell, and with Topher Horman, who manages the event’s Fear No Film Festival, to get a preview of this beloved downtown event. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (41.4MB)

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Discovery Gateway and the Bumble Bee Bash!

Today we hear from Kirsta Albert, Director of Development and External Relations for Discovery Gateway. We’ll talk about the role this remarkable children’s museum plays in our city and about the upcoming Bumble Bee Bash. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (30.9MB)

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