In pictures – Central 9th construction progress

The rebuild of 900 South – Central 9th’s new “main street” – is almost complete with new pedestrian space, parking, and landscaping. Business life continues to bubble along. And new housing projects at various stages of development are reshaping the neighborhood’s fabric. Let’s take a look from the sky and the street.

The Sloan Apartments are aiming toward a summer 2023 completion. Photos by Luke Garrott.

Block8 Lofts, left, will provide 20 apartments and an extended stay hotel, right (with three apartment rentals to meet FB-UN code) will offer 67 rooms.

Jefferson Court is looking almost completed. Photos by Luke Garrott.

Slate is completing its cladding. Photos by Luke Garrott.

The reconstruction of the public realm on 900 South is almost complete. Businesses will surely appreciate full reopening of the street. Photos by Luke Garrott.

Posted by Luke Garrott

Luke Garrott, PhD, has published in The Salt Lake Tribune and the Deseret News, and written features for the Salt Lake City Weekly City Guide and The West View. A former two-term councilman in Salt Lake City's District 4, he lives in Downtown Salt Lake City and grew up in the Chicago area.