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STB Approves Savage Tooele Railyard

April 03, 2024
Exciting news for the Savage Tooele Railyard (STR) as they receive Surface Transportation Board (STB) approval. The Surface Transportation Board (STB) has granted Savage Tooele Railroad Company (STR) the authority to build and operate approximately 11 miles of rail line in Tooele County, Utah, including the rehabilitation of existing track. The STR rail line will connect to Union Pacific Railroad

Utah Inland Port Authority announces new project areas in Tooele County

December 07, 2023

Tooele County moves forward with inland ports despite pushback (UPR)

December 07, 2023

Utah Inland Port Authority approves two new projects in Tooele County (SL Tribune)

December 07, 2023
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Utah Inland Port Authority Announces New Project Areas in Tooele County

December 05, 2023
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA) has announced the establishment of two new project areas in Tooele County: the Tooele Valley Project Area and the Twenty Wells Project Area. These developments are key steps in UIPA’s mission to foster economic growth and development within Utah. “The Tooele Valley and Twenty Wells Project Areas are more than

Tooele Valley Port Project Draft Unveiled to County Council Amid Praise for Proactive Wetlands Policy

October 10, 2023
On October 10, we had the opportunity to present the draft proposal of the Tooele Valley Port Project Area to the Tooele County Council.  The Tooele Valley Project Area aligns with the region’s economic development goals by facilitating the expansion of current businesses and the attraction of new enterprises, resulting in increased job opportunities for Tooele County residents.  During this