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Local Government
4:01 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Salt Lake City Council, Mayor's Office Disagree on Golf Course Solution

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The Salt Lake City Council doesn’t want to shut down any more golf courses, but the mayor’s office says it might be necessary to ensure the golf program is sustainable for the long term.

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Local Government
12:29 am
Wed June 4, 2014

Residents Pack Salt Lake City Council to Support Endangered West Side Golf Course

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A public hearing on the Salt Lake City budget Tuesday night drew a crowd of people  concerned about  the possible closure of a golf course on the city’s west side. City officials say the golf program is no longer sustainable.

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Local Government
12:36 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

Salt Lake City Golf Courses Facing Deficit

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Salt Lake City is grappling with how to keep its golf program economically sustainable without injecting taxpayer dollars. Options include closing down one of the city’s eight public courses. City officials say golf is less popular than it used to be, which is making it difficult for the program to continue paying for itself.

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Business & Labor
2:43 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Utah's Golf Industry Provides Larger Economic Impact Than Previously Thought

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As Governor Herbert declares May Utah Golf Month a new report also shows the industry has a larger than expected impact on the state’s economy.

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