convention hotel http://kuer.org en Convention Hotel Bill Passes House http://kuer.org/post/convention-hotel-bill-passes-house <p></p><p>The possibility of a new convention hotel in Salt Lake City is one step closer to becoming a reality. The Utah House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday that would provide tax incentives for a private developer to build the hotel. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 22:48:08 +0000 Whittney Evans 42932 at http://kuer.org Convention Hotel Bill Passes House Anticipated Convention Center Hotel Bill Ready For Debate http://kuer.org/post/anticipated-convention-center-hotel-bill-ready-debate <p></p><p></p><p>A bill that would give a private developer financial incentives to build a new hotel and convention center in downtown Salt Lake City has been made public. The proposal recently gained the support of Utah House Speaker Becky Lockhart, but opponents say it’s not good policy.</p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:27:39 +0000 Whittney Evans 42281 at http://kuer.org Anticipated Convention Center Hotel Bill Ready For Debate House Speaker Lockhart On Board With New Convention Hotel Proposal http://kuer.org/post/house-speaker-lockhart-board-new-convention-hotel-proposal <p>Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams unveiled a new proposal today to get a hotel built to support the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:33:50 +0000 Brian Grimmett 41743 at http://kuer.org House Speaker Lockhart On Board With New Convention Hotel Proposal