Beginning April 2, the Ogden Utah Temple was closed for extensive renovations including the changing of the temple's entire exterior. Following the renovation, the temple will be rededicated.
President Thomas S. Monson announced April 2 three new temples to be built in Meridian, Idaho; Fort Collins, Colo.; and Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The temple in Meridian will be the fifth in Idaho; the temple in Fort Collins will be the second in Colorado; and the temple in Winnipeg will be the ninth in Canada. The announcement brought the number of operating temples to 134, with 26 announced or under construction.