Glendale is a western neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Apartments for rent in Glendale form part of a vibrant multi-ethnic community neighboring Poplar Grove, Fair Park and Rose Park. Residents of Glendale have attested to the area's diversity, friendliness and pride, boasting one of the strongest Latino communities of Salt Lake City. Among the many benefits, those who live in Glendale also cite it as affordable and conveniently located, as well as close to local schools, parks, the airport and downtown Salt Lake City.
A wide variety of businesses, restaurants and retailers, including a vintage flea market and the Uinta Brewing Company, make Glendale apartment rentals a great find in a unique part of town. It's also the home of Sorenson Unity Center, a community resource and gathering place where "all cultures are celebrated and welcomed." The Sorenson Unity Center hosts art exhibits, cultural fairs, film expositions and other events throughout the year. Glendale also has a number of local parks including the International Peace Gardens, Bend-In-The-River and Seven Peaks, a water park with wave pools and water slides.
Elementary, middle and high schools in Salt Lake City all belong to the same city district and serve all students within the city limits. The Dual Immersion Academy, a specialized charter school, and Parkview Elementary School are among the schools that are in Glendale.
The Salt Lake City Public Library system includes the main library downtown and multiple branches across the city, one of which can be found in nearby Rose Park.
Glendale residents interested in higher education and continuing studies have a wealth of options that span all majors and numerous schools all over the city. Some of the more prominent colleges and universities are the University of Utah, Westminster College, Salt Lake Community College, Stevens-Henager College, Eagle Gate College, The Art Institute of Salt Lake City and LDS Business College. The well-known Utah State University and Brigham Young University also have education centers in the city.
The Glendale community is centrally located and therefore makes it easy to access all major transportation services in Salt Lake City. The mass transit system known as the Utah Transit Authority has a bus system, light rail and a commuter rail line. The system is safe, efficient and reliable, earning it the distinction of being one of the best mass transit systems in the nation.