First Wind Marks Five Years at Milford Wind I Project

SITLA lessee, First Wind, commemorated its fifth anniversary of the Milford Wind I project in Beaver and Millard counties. Read more about the Milford project, which consists of 97 wind turbines.

Land Sale Auction Earns $362K for Public Schools, Teaching Colleges

The School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) sold four trust land parcels at its public auction October 30, earning $362,000 for Utah’s public schools and teaching colleges. SITLA generated $307,000 for public schools with the sale of three parcels: a 38-acre Otter Creek parcel in Piute County; 40-acre Rock Point parcel in Uintah County;… Read more »

Ceremony at Fort Duchesne Commemorates Land Transfer Benefiting Ute Tribe, Public Schools

The Ute Indian Tribe held a celebration at Fort Duchesne Thursday, October 9 marking passage of the Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act (H.R. 356/S.27), which passed both U.S. congressional houses and was signed by President Obama  in July of this year. This federal legislation protects environmentally sensitive Ute tribal lands while generating oil and gas revenues… Read more »

Lt. Governor Rides Safely and Responsibly, Urges All Utahns To Do the Same

Lt. Governor Spencer J. Cox has agreed to become a spokesman for safe and responsible off-highway vehicle riding in Utah. The Lt. Governor joined state and federal land managers for an off-highway vehicle (OHV) ride near Strawberry Reservoir in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest and received an update on the importance of safety and staying on… Read more »

Land Exchange and Near Record Earnings Highlight Fiscal Year-End Report

A historic land exchange protecting Corona Arch and other scenic lands, along with $139 million in revenue, highlighted a near-record fiscal year for the Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA). Read the full annual report. “Our stewardship efforts rarely make headlines, but SITLA has helped protect lands equal in number to the acreage… Read more »

Request for Qualifications – Eagle Mountain Project
The Trust Lands Administration requests statements of interest and qualifications from real estate developers to implement the Project located in Utah County. RFQ closes at 3:00 pm MST on Wednesday, January 7, 2015.
Board of Trustees Meeting | January 22
The School and Institutional Trust Lands Board of Trustees will meet and discuss several lands and operational issues. The exact public meeting time is not yet confirmed. Please visit the Utah Public Notice website for current information, including the full agenda.
Utah Legislative Session Begins | January 26
First day of the Utah Legislative Session.
PTA Day at the Utah Legislature | February 18
SITLA is pleased to participate in PTA Day at the Legislature at the Utah State Capitol. The Utah PTA mission is to help every child realize his/her full potential and will: Advocate - Support and speak on behalf of children and youth. Involve - Encourage positive involvement in all facets of a child's life. Develop - Assist in developing skills to raise and protect children and youth.
Utah Outdoor Recreation Summit | March 3
Please join SITLA and its outdoor industry partners, state and county leaders, and travel and tourism officials at the 2015 Utah Outdoor Recreation Summit at the Salt Palace Grand Ballroom.