While I understand the urgent need to promote City Creek to ensure its success
and continuing vitality, the News being a general circulation newspaper for the
public interest needs to be careful about conflict of interest and free
advertising promotions. Not one article that reveals the possible darker side
of City Creek was included in this wonderful spread of articles. Hopefully the
Deseret News will be able to continue the delicate balance between news media
reporting and editorializing on the same page.
It's a ton of dough to spend to make a point that malls can close sunday.
And the private sector just isn't funding these anymore. I know no one gets
to look at the financials, at least publicly, but I wonder if this project will
make money long term.