Best Buy (01/01/2003) Mt Olympus, in the background, is one of the best buys in the valley. It costs nothing to walk up the mountainside, and you often see Mountain Goats and rattle snakes at the top. This is the new Best Buy on State in Murray.
Costco (02/19/2003) There is a new Costco in Murray. The store has a 200 yard concrete wall facing the street..yeah, real nice for pedestrians on State Street. But who cares if the town is livable? There are no pedestrians in Utah anymore, anyway.
Murray City Hall (02/19/2003) A picture of Murray City Hall from the Post Office .
Murray 100th Birthday Party (02/19/2003) Murray is celebrating its 100th year in 2003. I will have to come back in the summer when the fountain is on.
Day Murray Music (02/19/2003) The Day Murray Studio in downtown Murray offers music education, instruments and sheet music.
Murray, Utah is a town in the heart of the Salt Lake Valley. It is on State Street and about 5000 South. Murray has its own school district and library system. Being on State Street (the main drag of the Salt Lake Valley) Murray has a strong retail base with Fashion Place Mall, Costco, BestBuy and a large number of car dealerships.
Murray is currently in a stage of rapid development, and has attracted many high profile construction projects including the Salt Lake County Ice Center and the new $362 million dollar Intermountain Medical Center campus.
Salt Lake City
(439 pictures) Murray Utah is in the heart of the Salt Lake Valley (about 5400 South and State Street.)
Murray City Park
(84 pictures) Murray sports a grand park with skating rinks, numerous fields, aquatic center and more.
State Street-Salt Lake City
(255 pictures) State Street, running through the center of the city, is lined with auto dealers and boasts of Fashion Place Mall, a Costco, Best Buy, Barnes & Noble and many other major stores.
(156 pictures) Trax runs through the eastern side of town, giving Murray residence easy access to downtown Salt Lake.
Jordan River Parkway
(104 pictures) The Jordan River Parkway is on the west end of town, providing parks, golf courses, etc.