Category: South East Utah

Congressional Gridlock to cost Utah $35 Million

Counties across America stand to lose more than $400 million in funding from the loss of the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program. Budget negotiators opted to leave PILT out of the FY2014 Omnibus spending bill, which passed Wednesday…

A Look at Utah’s Nondiscrimination Ordinances

It was 1986 when Utah’s first nondiscrimination bill was lobbied before the Salt Lake City Council, and 23 years later Salt Lake City passed Utah’s first nondiscrimination ordinances, barring landlords and employers from discriminating based on sexuality. This move, which…