This article originally appeared on KUTV 2. Read it in its entirety here. SALT LAKE CITY — (KUTV) — A new Utah House bill proposes expansion of the powers of the newly formed port authority, sponsored by the lawmaker appointed to the Inland Port Authority Board by Gov. Gary Herbert. Rep. Francis D. Gibson, a Republican
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Rural Utah counties seek a slice of the state’s inland port development, while a new bill in the Legislature reignites concerns by Salt Lake City
This article originally appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune. Read it in its entirety here. While many Salt Lake City residents have expressed opposition to the inland port, a massive development planned for the city’s westernmost side, a number of rural counties approached the board overseeing the area’s development with a different outlook on Wednesday.
‘Yet another power grab?’ Bill filed to give Utah Port Authority more reach, power to block lawsuits
This article originally appeared in the Deseret News. Read it in its entirety here. SALT LAKE CITY — Ever since the Utah Legislature’s special session last summer to reach a compromise between Salt Lake City and state leaders on the controversial Utah Inland Port Authority, there’s been no other legislation filed to bring major changes
The Utah Inland Port board’s committees meeting in private despite criticism over lack of transparency
This article originally appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune. Click here to read it in its entirety. Want to know the business plan of what state leaders describe as the biggest economic development project in Utah history? How about the process behind hiring an executive director to oversee the new Utah Inland Port Authority? Tough