FAIRPARK COMMUNITY COUNCIL
P.O. BOX 16632, SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH 84116
Tom King, Chair – 801-502-1991
Nigel Swaby, 1st Vice Chair
Deanna Taylor Secretary, 801-403-0121
Jarod Hall, Treasurer
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The Warm Springs Alliance is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization formed to protect the Warm Springs landmark site, preserve the Wasatch Plunge building at 840 N. Beck St., Salt Lake City, and reestablish its role as a community gathering place where people of all walks of life come together—to soak in the hot springs, learn, heal, connect, and collaborate.
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To participate in City Council meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic follow the updated instructions on this page – https://www.slc.gov/council/news/featured-news/virtually-attend-city-council-meetings-2/
Salt Lake City Fire Dept.
SLCPD Crime Stats Report for Fairpark, 2015 Summary
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Fairpark Community Council meetings will be held in person until further notice.
Get vaccinated if you’re over 12. Wear a mask if you’re unvaccinated. Support your unvaccinated children by wearing a mask with them.
The Salt Lake Mayor’s office has a section on COVID-19. In that section there is a flyer you can distribute to neighbors offering help if they need it, and where you can enter your name and phone number and a checklist of how you can help. Click on the image below for a pdf of the flyer or visit the page directly here: https://www.slc.gov/mayor/2020/03/13/im-worried-about-my-neighbor-how-can-i-help/
September 23, 2021 FCC General Meeting Agenda
6:30 pm Welcome and Announcements – Development Committee, Homeless Committee
6:35 Public Safety Report – North Temple issues
6:45 City Council
6:55 Mayor’s offices
7:15 General Discussion
Next FCC Meeting – Thursday, October 28, 6:30
Next FCC Board Meeting – Monday, September 27, 6:30
In person meetings have resumed until further notice. Wear a mask if you’re unvaccinated for COVID-19:
Northwest Community Center, Party Room
The Fairpark Community Council meets the 4th Thursday of each month except July and November. The December meeting/holiday potluck is held the first Thursday of December.
The current month’s meeting agenda is posted on the Welcome Page of this site.
The Fairpark Community Council recognizes and respects the relationships that exist between many Indigenous people and their traditional homelands. We acknowledge that our neighborhood is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains in the Salt Lake Valley, on the sacred lands of the Goshute, Navajo, Paiute, Shoshone and Ute people. We honor the original ancestors of this land and offer respect to all that live in our community.
Note: MEETING NORMS
In the interest of everyone’s time, our community council meetings must be conducted with respect. Please observe the following practices for our meetings:
• Please refrain from talking to the people around you and hold your questions until the end of each presentation
• If your question is not answered at the meeting, we will provide a way of contacting the presenters directly with your questions
• Take notes to save questions until the presentation is over.
• Foul, abusive or hateful language cannot be tolerated. Anyone using such will be asked once to stop using it, and if used again they will be asked to leave the meeting
Salt Lake City Fire Department is recruiting! www.slc.gov/fire/careers-2020
Crossing Guards are being hired! @$15/hour – am and pm – https://external-slcgov.icims.com/jobs/4042/school-crossing-guard—part-time/job
Fairpark’s Salt Lake City PD contact: 385-549-9262 / Eldon.Oliver@slcgov.com
From the Mayor’s Office:
State of the City. https://www.slc.gov/blog/2021/01/26/a-stronger-more-resilient-more-equitable-salt-lake-city-in-2021-and-beyond/
2021 crime control plan released: http://www.slcpd.com/ass3ts/uploads/2021/01/2021CrimeControlPlan-UPDATED.pdf
Racial Equity in Policing Commission: https://www.slcrepcommission.com/
This events listing is provided as a community service and not necessarily Fairpark Community Council organized events.
School is in session! Remmeber to stop for school busses in your travels.
Sidwalk Snow Removal Policy
Salt Lake City requires property owners to remove snow and ice from their whole sidewalk adjacent to their property within 24 hours after a storm. Please refer to the ordinance for full legal information. (Salt Lake City Code 14.20.070)
This ordinance applies to all businesses and residents.
The ordinance requires snow to be removed from the whole width of your sidewalk and includes ADA ramps which go out to the street.
Read more details here.
Zoning Terms Primer
Click on the link above to learn about:
Market Rate Housing
Union Pacific Delay Hotline
Stopped train have you delayed? Call the Union Pacific Hotline!
If a train is stopped on the tracks, blocking your access to cross, call this number and the train engineer will be contacted by Union Pacific personnel to get the train moving.