A new development which will fundamentally change the look of Garden City is being proposed.
Sun Communities Inc. is proposing a Recreational Vehicle Resort on 110 acres at the southwestern corner of South Hodges Canyon Road and South Bear Lake Blvd. Sun Communities owns and operates over 300 manufactured home communities and RV resorts located in 29 states throughout the US and Ontario, Canada.
The project is planned to consist of approximately 500 sites, a combination of traditional RV sites and various types of glamping.
Included in the development will be a variety of amenities available to guests which could potentially include: Clubhouse facility with indoor recreation and event space, resort style pool, parks and trail network and a Main Street area for additional amenity offerings.
The Garden City Planning Commission will consider this application during their regular meeting which will be Wednesday, May 5, 2021 after the Public Hearing at the Garden City Lakeview Building, located at 69 N. Paradise Parkway.
You are invited to give comment during the Public Hearing on the same date at 5:00 p.m. for any discussion you may want to present or you may make written comment to:
Brian House wrote in a Letter to the Editor:
"Growth is inevitable. Garden City is growing as fast as any community in Utah. What we see are large "homes" being built as short term rentals, nearly 400 in Garden City. Now we're faced with a proposed large RV complex of over 500 various camp sites, glamping and an assortment of seasonal short term and possibly long term RV use.
Using existing UDOT and Garden City roads, water and sewer.