Fitness center, fire fountains in plans for City Creek project

by | Jun. 25, 2010

News from Utah

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its development partner on the City Creek Center project are in negotiations to bring a gym to the downtown development.

The facility would have a pool, racquetball courts and typical weightlifting and cardio equipment.

"We are in the final stage of negotiations with a major health facility," City Creek Reserve President Mark Gibbons said Thursday during a presentation for the Utah Conference of Minority Transportation Officials and the Salt Lake branch of the NAACP at the Little America Hotel. "It's not 100 percent, but at this point, it's probably 98 percent of the way there."

Gym memberships would be open to anyone, not just people who live or work at City Creek Center, said Dale Bills, City Creek Reserve spokesman.

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