The 2015 Salt Lake City Mayoral race is well underway. The vote-by-mail ballots have been sent out and residents have until November 2 to send them back. A recent poll conducted by UtahPolicy.com shows that the race is tight, with both candidates in an essential tie. In episode 13 of the podcast Salt Lake on the Street, the incumbent and the challenger, Ralph Becker and Jackie Biskupski, respectively, talk with host Isaac Riddle about a variety of issues. The following clips focus on affordable housing:
Produced by SLCityNews.com, Salt Lake on the Street is a weekly podcast featuring discussions with community stakeholders about Salt Lake urban and community development. Host Isaac Riddle grew up just outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. He has a BA in English literature from the University of Utah and a Master's of Journalism from Temple University. Isaac has written for Next City, The Philadelphia Public School Notebook and Salt Lake's City Weekly. Before embarking on a career in journalism, he taught high school English in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia. Isaac is the founder of SL City News and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.