July 29th, 2013Mormon-Built Mall Adds to City
Salt Lake City, UT – ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE luxury stores at City Creek Center stands the Salt Lake Temple. Together, they stand as symbols of the new mix here between religion and commerce.
The mall, which opened a little more than a year ago, anchors a mixed-use development financed entirely by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which spent hundreds of millions of dollars to bring plans to reality.
Business leaders and developers credit the mall with spurring growth and enlivening what had been the faded core of a city that is home to nearly 190,000.Continue Reading »