Salt Lake City Southern SL #809

Nature of Firm

SL operates a line owned by Utah Transit Authority extending from Mount to Salt Lake City, UT (25 miles). In November 2000, SL leased and assumed switching operations from UP for a Salt Lake City Industrial Park (known as Small Arms Industrial Park). Traffic includes cement, animal feed and grain, lumber, forest products, minerals and stone, plastics, and chemicals.


Mount to Salt Lake City was a former UP main line into Salt Lake City. Short line service started April 19, 1993. SL has a freight easement over the line and trackage rights over a short segment of UP in the Murray to Midvale area. SL is a sister company of Utah Railway Company which is owned by Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.

Company Information

Mailing Address

Salt Lake City Southern
1221 South Colorado Ave.
Provo, UT  84606

Phone 801-356-9163
Fax 801-221-4766
Web Site

Andy Chunko
President & General Manager

John Cyrus
Director - Sales & Marketing

Company Affiliation Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.
Interchange Points Salt Lake City, UT
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI