Check out the new bike lanes, multi-use path, and Provo’s first bicycle/pedestrian signalized intersection! Be sure to join us this Thursday, December 15th from 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. at 185 E 300 S as the bicycling community and the Maeser Neighborhood, Provo City, and UDOT celebrate the completion of the 300 South Project. This project means […]
Last week, Google Fiber hosted a special luncheon for Provo’s small businesses at the Shops at Riverwoods. This has quickly become one of my favorite events I get to participate in. Surrounded by Provo’s entrepreneurs, business owners and managers, I was able to talk about all of the great things happening in our city. It’s easy to brag about […]
I recently attended a conference where I discussed our plans for Bulldog Ave. I mentioned that we were causing some stress to some of the businesses along the route. I’m sympathetic with the their concerns and want to make sure any changes we make are in the best interest of the overall city. We have […]
The first week ridership numbers are in and except for the Salt Lake Central Station, Provo is our busiest station along the entire FrontRunner network. We are averaging about 1600 passengers per day arriving and departing from here.
I’m not talking about the end of the world on December 21. I’m talking about the end of construction on I-15. After three years of work, 24 miles of highway expansion, and several new national records, the I-15 CORE project is complete! The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) invites you to come celebrate this achievement […]
Did you know you can take your bikes right onto the train? Eric Layland (a Provo Parks and Recreation employee) and Alyssa Smith (both pictured above) were among the first to ride the FrontRunner train last Saturday. If you didn’t get to ride for free last weekend, it’s not too late. I’m giving away five […]
It was a great day for UTA and FrontRunner. Provo was the showcase for the state today as FrontRunner celebrated the grand opening of service to Provo. The governor, elected officials, and many from around the state made the trip to Provo as part of the celebration. I made sure that with my time at […]
Keith Hansen with Allegiant announcing flights from Provo to Phoenix/Mesa in February. Here’s the press release from this morning press conference: ALLEGIANT ANNOUNCES NONSTOP, LOW–COSTTRAVEL BETWEEN PROVO AND PHOENIX WITH $49.99* INTRODUCTORY ONE-WAY FARES PROVO, Utah (Dec. 5, 2012) — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) announces today new, nonstop jet service between Provo, Utah and Phoenix/Mesa, Ariz. […]
We’re holding a news conference at 10:30 this morning at the Provo airport to make an important announcement about commercial service in Provo. OK, so the Daily Herald already broke the story, but you’ll get my thoughts and more of the details later today.