New bill would allow up to 8 homes per acre in cities and towns where most Utahns live

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Cities and towns across Utah would be required to allow up to eight new homes per acre if they met specific criteria under a bill filed during the first week of the 45-day legislative session.

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Posted by Taylor Anderson

Taylor Anderson grew up near Chicago and made his way West to study journalism at the University of Montana. He's been a staff writer for the Chicago Tribune, Bend Bulletin and Salt Lake Tribune. A move from Portland, Oregon, to Salt Lake City opened his eyes to the importance of good urban design for building strong neighborhoods. He lives on the border of the Liberty Wells and Ballpark neighborhoods.