Salt Lake on the Street: District Four candidate Nate Salazar

Salt Lake City Council District Four Candidate, Nate Salazar.
Salt Lake City Council District Four Candidate, Nate Salazar.

SL City News presents its newest program, Salt Lake on the Street, a weekly podcast featuring discussions with community stakeholders about Salt Lake urban and community development.   The podcast is made possible through a podcast partnership with 90.9 FM KRCL.  New shows will be uploaded weekly with portions of each episode airing throughout the week on KRCL.

Salt Lake on the Street Episode Three:

Between now and the August 11th Salt Lake City Municipal Primary Election, Salt Lake on the Street will feature conversations with all five candidates for Salt Lake City Council’s Fourth District.  In the first conversation, Nate Salazar talks to SL City News about his experience with urban and community development through his role as the vice-chair of East Central Community Council and the City’s need for more affordable housing and expanded transit service.  Besides his position with the ECCC, Salazar is the chair of the Salt Lake County Democratic Hispanic Caucus and is the Community Schools Director of South Kearns Elementary School.

*Follow the link to listen to the edited portion airing on KRCL.

Posted by Isaac Riddle

Isaac Riddle grew up just outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. He has a BA in English literature from the University of Utah and a Masters of Journalism from Temple University. Isaac has written for Next City, The Philadelphia Public School Notebook and Salt Lake City Weekly. Before embarking on a career in journalism, Isaac taught High School English in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia. Isaac is the founder of Building Salt Lake and can be reached at