SB216 Cheats Unincorporated Salt Lake County

I could tell you that cheaters never prosper, but if you know anything about how legislation is passed, you know that’s a steaming pile of manure. With only fifteen days left in the Utah legislative session, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams is making a last minute push to pass legislation, introduced only last week (SB216, introduced by Democratic Senator Karen Mayne), that will lock unincorporated Salt Lake County from any further incorporations. Because the legislation is retroactive to January 1, 2014, locking out incorporations taken before the legislation passes, it…