Public pool inspections

15 06 2011 has posted a new database: Public pool inspections in Salt Lake Valley. The database includes citations issued by the Salt Lake Valley Health Department, from January 2009 to February 2011. Access the database at The most common violations were for “Disinfection & Quality of Water – Saturation Index,” “Skimmer System Design” and “Handrails.” The database does not list violations specifically attributed to cryptosporidium.

Utah foreclosure crisis deepens

11 06 2011

Utah’s foreclosure crisis has worsened over 2010, deepening in housing boom subdivisions and middle- and moderate-income neighborhoods on the Wasatch Front, while spreading forcefully out from metropolitan areas to smaller cities and towns. Story: Database: