City codes

August 25, 2018

Stillman Smith, left, 5, and Fay Roney, right, 3, watch TV inside a model home at a display outside the Cabela's in Lehi, Saturday, July 16, 2016. Averaging about 300 square feet, the homes are built on trailers for mobility, and are customizable. CHRIS SAMUELS, Daily Herald.

Utah has been pretty slow to accommodate tiny houses, even with the growing demand.

But in the last couple of years, Payson and Santaquin have both lowered their minimum square foot requirements to allow for smaller structures. And Lehi and a few other north county cities are examining their city codes to see if tiny homes are in their futures.

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