Why South Salt Lake Can’t Take More Shelters

How to Get Involved

ACTION ALERT: Contact the Committee Before April 10th!

Sign the Petition

Sign the petition to say no to the South Salt Lake proposed homeless center sites. These are bad for our community, and the homeless population they serve.

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Committee Member Contact Information

CONTACT THE COMMITTEE BEFORE APRIL 10th

We have one last chance to make our voice heard before the legislative committee discusses this issue. Please directly contact committee members to let them know the reasons you oppose the proposed shelter site at 3380 S 1000 West in South Salt Lake. Make your call before Monday morning.
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News About the South Salt Lake Sites

April 2017

March 2017

South Salt Lake, West Valley mayors stand firm against homeless shelter plan | Deseret News

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

South Salt Lake and West Valley mayors have vowed to fight the new homeless resource center the state has tasked Salt Lake County to site. Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said he's "disappointed" i [...]

Mayor calls plan for homeless shelter a ‘lethal blow’ for South Salt Lake | Deseret News

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams announced Friday that the county's new homeless resource center will be built in South Salt Lake. Source: Mayor calls plan for homeless shelter a 'lethal blow' for South Salt [...]

South Salt Lake responds to Mayor McAdams’ recommendation for 3rd homeless shelter | KUTV

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

(KUTV) Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams has submitted a location recommendation for a third homeless shelter outside of Salt Lake City. In a letter sent to Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer J. Cox on March 30, [...]

Seventh Potential Location For New Homeless Shelter In Salt Lake County Now Online | KUER

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: News|

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams confirmed Wednesday he’s added one more site to the list of potential locations for a new homeless shelter with a Source: Seventh Potential Location For New Homeless Shelter In [...]

Hundreds give feedback on proposed locations for homeless shelter in Salt Lake County | fox13now.com

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: News|

SALT LAKE CITY - With the final deadline for Salt Lake County to select the third and final homeless resource center, tensions were high as hundreds gathered to weigh in."We are important," shouted one person [...]

Business owners speak out against proposal to put homeless shelter in South Salt Lake | fox13now.com

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: News|

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah -- More than 70 South Salt Lake business owners held an emergency meeting Wednesday morning.They are planning their strategy to fight back against the county after they announced several locations for [...]

Seething West Valley, South Salt Lake residents protest all seven homeless site options | Deseret News

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: News|

Hundreds of worried and frustrated West Valley City and South Salt Lake residents protested the now seven sites under consideration for a new homeless resource center on Wednesday. Source: Seething West Valley, South Salt Lake [...]

Hundreds give feedback on proposed locations for homeless shelter in Salt Lake County | fox13now.com

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: News|

SALT LAKE CITY - With the final deadline for Salt Lake County to select the third and final homeless resource center, tensions were high as hundreds gathered to weigh in."We are important," shouted one person [...]

War Brewing Over New Homeless Sites – Story | Utah | Good4Utah

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: News|

SOUTH SALT LAKE (ABC4 Utah) South Salt Lake city officials basically declared war Monday against the county and the state over a new homeless resource center that could come to their city. South Salt Lake [...]

Comments Off on War Brewing Over New Homeless Sites – Story | Utah | Good4Utah

South Salt Lake officials: We’re too small, too poor to support county’s homeless shelter | The Salt Lake Tribune

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: News|

  South Salt Lake doesn't have what it takes to support a homeless shelter, its mayor and others argued Monday.That's proven by "simple math," according to a news release: South Salt Lake is Salt Lake [...]

South Salt Lake, West Valley mayors stand firm against homeless shelter plan | Deseret News

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: News|

SOUTH SALT LAKE — Leaders of South Salt Lake and West Valley City are fighting tooth and nail against the possibility that Salt Lake County's third homeless resource center could be built in one of [...]