Estimated read time: Less than a minute
This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.
(KSL News) – Local government leaders gathered today for the groundbreaking of the new Library Square Condominiums.
Mayor Rocky Anderson was behind the tractor, breaking ground for the 29-unit development. It will be adjacent to downtown's Library Square, and thanks to local housing partners, it will provide affordable home ownership opportunities.
Nancy Saxton, Salt Lake City Councilwoman "THEY ARE DOING A WONDERFUL PROJECT THAT WILL BE AFFORDABLE, AND WILL ALLOW FOR THE REGULAR KIND OF PEOPLE WHO WORK IN SALT LAKE CITY TO ACTUALLY PARTAKE OF THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE AND TO STAY IN SALT LAKE CITY WHERE THEY WORK AND WHERE THEY PLAY "
The units cost between 90-and 190-thousand dollars each, and are expected to be done in December.