Ralph Becker

Utah guardsman meets President Obama in surprise clean energy roundtable

Last week, 26-year-old Lance Futch donned a white polo and drove to Hill Air Force Base for what he believed was a chance to be in the audience during a press... Read more »

April 8, 2015


Former NBA all-star 'KJ' taking notes of SLC innovations

NBA all-star point-guard-turned-Sacramento-mayor Kevin Johnson is taking a look at innovations in Salt Lake City. Read more »

April 8, 2015

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Becker jumps gun in opposition to federal halfway house plans

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker jumped the gun Tuesday in holding a press conference and coming out against what the city thought was the expansion of a federal... Read more »

April 7, 2015


Churches, schools and businesses are not a burden on cities

Trying to argue that churches, schools and businesses in a city are a burden is laughably dumb. They may be a burden for politicians, but I am sure that the rest of us... Read more »

April 7, 2015


Obama expected to announce solar energy initiative, tout Salt Lake City in Friday speech

President Barack Obama is expected to announce today an initiative to train 75,000 people to work in the solar energy industry, including military veterans. Read more »

April 3, 2015


Salt Lake City unveils plans for mixed-use urban neighborhood

Salt Lake City officials Thursday unveiled plans for Station Center, a mixed-use urban neighborhood between the historic Rio Grande Depot and UTA’s Salt Lake... Read more »

April 2, 2015


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