SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – The Salt Lake City downtown area has lost lots of its old buildings and some say its old character and new development takes over block after block.

However, one small piece of land was saved from development just as the building boom started.

It is now an unusual city park border by new buildings. It is the curious little place that was one man’s passion.

ABC4’s Craig Wirth looks at the history of Gilgal Gardens and it is Wirth Watching.