March 06, 2023

Comment by 3/7 to Oppose the Salt Lake City Northpoint Warehouse District

Salt Lake City is considering zoning changes to allow extensive warehouse development in the Northpoint community (northeast of the airport).

At the Salt Lake City Planning Commission meeting on January 11, many community members and conservation leaders spoke in opposition of this zoning change. Click here to read the comment submitted by our Executive Director, Lynn de Freitas.

The Commission voted to table the upzoning proposal until the Salt Lake City Council votes on the new Northpoint Small Area Master Plan on Tuesday, March 7 at 7pm.

Please comment during the City Council meeting, in person (451 South State Street Room 326) or virtually (click here for the link to join). Everyone wanting to speak will have two minutes. Written comments can also be submitted to


You can also sign this petition opposing the upzoning.

Find materials from the Salt Lake City Council, including a recording of their February 21 briefing, here.

Read more concerns about the Northpoint Warehouse District proposal on the Stop the Polluting Port website.