As protests and occasional violent unrest rocked Baltimore after Freddie Gray died while in police custody, the Orioles took an unprecedented step in American sports history by barring fans for the final game of their series against the White Sox. The first two games were rescheduled for next month.
The air quality in Salt Lake is getting worse according to the “State of the Air 2015,” a report just released by the American Lung Association. The report shows Salt Lake City ranked as the 7th-most polluted city in the nation for short-term particle pollution, a worse ranking than last year’s report.
Good discussion about Utah’s air even when the American Lung Association consistently gives SLC poor marks for… http://t.co/lvuWTlsuQ0
— Donna K Spangler (@deqdonna) April 30, 2015
Construction crews working on a gas pipeline have discovered the remains of an ancient civilization in Sandy. Officials said crews working on a Questar gas line in the Sandy area uncovered something that caught an environmental worker’s attention, soot-stained rock and charcoal debris could be evidence of an ancient fire pit or a pit house and closer inspection confirmed that theory.
— FOX 13 NOW (@fox13now) April 30, 2015
Starting May 11, Lehi residents will have some tough new water restrictions. The Lehi City Council approved the restrictions Tuesday night, known as Phase III: Severe Water Shortage. The restrictions are necessary because the city has less than 50 percent of its allotted water available this year because of the drought. More restrictions are expected to be implemented throughout the state.
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