City homelessness

Overtime costs add up for Salt Lake City homelessness push

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Law enforcement and corrections agencies have paid about $320,000 a month in overtime for a push aimed at tackling problems related to homelessness in Salt Lake City. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that police agencies spent a total of over $600,000 on overtime for Operation Rio Grande from Aug. 14 through Dec. 31 while the Utah Department of Corrections’ costs for participating probation and parole agents amounted to about $800,000. The operation began with an emphasis at improving public safety and reducing crime. The second phase aims to help people suffering from mental illness and addiction. The third phase focuses on connecting homeless people with… Read More

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Romney declines to say whether he’d run for Utah Senate seat

1 of 3 Mitt Romney is pursued by the media hoping to get an answer to a possible run for senate after he spoke at the Utah Economic Outlook & Policy Summit 2018, hosted by the Salt Lake Chamber at the… (Francisco Kjolseth /The Salt Lake Tribune via AP) More SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney declined to say Tuesday whether he would run for the Utah Senate seat being vacated by Republican Orrin Hatch, telling reporters the “time will come” for him to make some kind of announcement. Romney, who moved to Utah after losing the 2012 presidential election, repeatedly demurred when asked at… Read More

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How Most People Access Salt Lake City UT News

Salt Lake City is a very large city, the capital city of Utah. It is a place where there is always new information coming out, and you can access this on the web. If you haven’t seen this information before, you can find it very quickly. You may have come from the area and you are simply interested in what is happening at this place where you may have grown up. To get access to the latest Salt Lake City UT news, these tips will quickly direct you to the website you need to visit. Do You Always Have To Visit The Websites? Finding the websites is easy. It’s a… Read More

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