Thor Roundy wrote:

If you were in the Founders’ Room of the Zions Bank building on June 16, 2015, then you were part of a conversation about transforming the West Side of Salt Lake City. If you missed the meeting, I’ll paint the picture for you.

John Saltas of City Weekly observed that the West Side was once the technology center of Salt Lake City. But that was back when railroads were the cutting edge. There were more than 190 businesses operating in the area. Today, in the Depot District, you’ll find a mix of old buildings in need of renovation and new buildings in need of tenants.

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