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

Lisa Adams, Chair

Derek Kitchen, Vice Chair


Jackie Biskupski, Executive Director


Lara Fritts, Chief Executive Officer


Danny Walz, Chief Operating Officer


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 its 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.

Sugar House Monument Plaza Construction

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

George S. and Delores Doré Eccles Theater

Marmalade Block Redevelopment


Infrastructure Projects

S-Line Streetcar and Greenway

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


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
North Temple 2011-2037
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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