Church Releases Layton Utah Temple Location
Contributed By Danielle Christensen, Church News staff writer
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the location of the Layton Utah Temple.
The temple will be located on a 11.8-acre site at the corner of Oak Hills Drive and Rosewood Lane in Layton, approximately 25 miles north of Salt Lake City, Newsroom reported. The temple is projected to be three stories high and roughly 87,000 square feet.
President Russell M. Nelson originally announced the temple in April 2018 general conference.
Renderings of the Layton Utah Temple will be available in the future, as more detailed design plans are still being developed. A groundbreaking date will also be forthcoming.
Currently, Utah has 17 operating temples. Construction plans for the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple were announced in May 2019. Additionally, temples in Tooele Valley and Washington County have been announced.