OGDEN — A proposed transit connector in Ogden could be among the casualties of President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget, depending on action the U.S. Congress takes in the coming months.
OGDEN — A defunct city fire station could soon transform into a temporary daytime home base for homeless families trying to get back on their feet.
SALT LAKE CITY — Legislation encouraging Utah’s refineries to revamp their systems to produce low-sulfur Tier 3 fuels passed with overwhelming support the final week of the 2017 session in spite of the $1.8 million tax break it promises.
OGDEN — Weber County officials share Ogden City’s vision and drive to expand commercial airline service and amenities at the Ogden-Hinckley Airport, in part because of the $500,000-plus subsidy the facility requires each year from the city.
March 12-18 is Sunshine Week, recognized by journalists and nonprofits as a time to focus on and highlight the importance of government transparency. This year, we’re providing how-to guides to explain which records Utahns ought to have access to, according to state laws. These records have a number of critical public-facing purposes, including protecting consumers and preserving civil liberties.
OGDEN — The bill that included $700,000 for the Lantern House, Ogden’s 300-bed homeless shelter, did not clear both chambers of the Utah Legislature until the final day of the session. But many in northern Utah are grateful it did.
OGDEN — On Wednesday, state lawmakers approved lowering Utah’s legal blood alcohol limit from .08 to .05, making Utah the first state in the nation to do so. But local law enforcement agencies do not foresee changing their practices and policies in any drastic way.