Utah Inland Port Authority statement on Utah Supreme Court ruling

The Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA) is pleased with today’s decision by the Supreme Court of Utah to affirm in part the Third District Court’s previous ruling rejecting Salt Lake City’s legal challenges to the creation of the UIPA.

UIPA will continue to support the State of Utah in challenges related to the tax provisions of the Utah Inland Port Authority Act. The Port Authority will also continue to fulfill the charge of the Utah Legislature by providing smart, sustainable, and equitable logistics solutions for all of Utah. UIPA is committed to future-proofing Utah’s link in the global supply chain, modernizing logistics to safeguard Utah’s natural beauty and reduce risk, and improving quality of life by enhancing community livability.