About the RDA
RDA Governance
Agendas, Meetings, & Minutes
Project Areas
Available Commercial Space
Requests for Proposals
Contact Us

Stan Penfold, Chair

Lisa Ramsey Adams, Vice Chair

D.J. Baxter, Executive Director Redevelopment Agency

Office Address
City & County Building
451 South State, Room 418
Salt Lake City, Utah  84111
Mailing Address
PO Box 145518
Salt Lake City UT 84114-5518
Phone Number
Email the RDA
Hours of Operation
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday


RDA Projects

Over the years, the RDA has participated in hundreds of projects, from small business renovation loans to large-scale commercial infrastructure projects. The RDA is best known for it's creation of and ongoing dedication to the Gallivan Utah Center, often referred to as the "living room of downtown." Other significant projects include the RDA's involvement in the development of the Energy Solutions Arena, formerly the Delta Center, and the Salt Palace Extensions.

The RDA is well known for its public art projects, significant infrastructure contributions, and its support of increasing the variety of housing stock in the City. Over the past 40 years, the RDA has participated in the renovation and revitalization of hundreds of local businesses throughout the City. To see RDA projects near you, choose a project area below.


Current Projects


For more information on the projects below, please use the links to the corresponding project area pages.


Redevelopment Projects

Utah Performing Arts Center - CBD page

Renovation of Utah Theater Retail Spaces  - CBD page

Grand Opening of Rio Grand Single Room Occupancy Hotel - Depot District page


Infrastructure Projects

Sugar House Streetcar Receives $26 Million in Federal Funding - Sugar House page

Gallivan Center Renovation - CBD page

Downtown Streetcar: Alternative Analysis - CBDDepot DistrictWTG, or Granary District pages


New Project Areas

Proposed Block 70 Community Development Area: Hearing on Draft Project Area Plan - CBD page

North Temple Project Area Plan Officially Adopted - North Temple page


Redevelopment Strategies & Studies

West Temple Gateway & Granary District Redevelopment Strategy - WTG page

Intermodal Hub Redevelopment Strategy Now Available - Depot District page


RDA Project Areas

Baseball Stadium 1993
Central Business District 1983-2040
Central City 1981- Current
Depot District 1999-2024
Granary District 1999-2025
North Temple Viaduct (CDA) 2010
Sugar House 1986-2014
West Capitol Hill 1996-2023
West Temple Gateway 1987-2018

Other Links

Public Art Projects
Housing Projects


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