Cheryl Fox

Summit Land Conservancy

The Summit Land Conservancy announced progress to fund the purchase of the Osguthorpe Farm Conservation Easement.  The Snyderville Basin Recreation Board will contribute to the open space preservation effort of what some are calling the last farm on Old Ranch Road.  Carolyn Murray has this:

 

Basin Recreation is contributing $500,000 dollars toward the preservation efforts. Summit Land Conservancy Executive Director, Cheryl Fox said the land will have public access for winter recreation.

Local News Hour - October 2, 2018

Oct 2, 2018

On today’s program, Cheryl Fox, director of Summit Land Conservancy has an update on local open space issues. Summit County Emergency Manager Chris Crawley has details about the weather in which the National Weather Service has issued a possibility for flash flooding. Also, what the county is doing around the burn scars from this summer’s fires and the need for CERT volunteers.

The Snyderville Basin Special Recreation District board Friday morning sent a positive recommendation to the Summit County Council for a half million dollar grant toward the conservation easement purchase on the 158-acre Osguthorpe Ranch on Old Ranch Road. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Local News Hour - September 4, 2018

Sep 4, 2018

On today’s program, Summit Land Conservancy Director Cheryl Fox has an update on the effort to buy the Osguthorpe Ranch.  Park City Leadership Class 24 members David Greenholtz and Sheri Fisher talk about their class project - food waste.

Local News Hour - July 3, 2018

Jul 3, 2018

ON today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Cheryl Fox, director of Summit Land Conservancy on open space issues. Oakley Mayor Wade Woolstenhulme talks about the Oakley rodeo and their efforts to improve the water system. Park City Water Quality Program Manager Michelle DeHaan and Public Utilities Director Clint McAfee talk about the Water Consumer Confidence Report sent out to residents last week and  Lorin Smaha, co-owner of  Freshies Lobster talks about defending their title as "World's Best Lobster Roll" in Maine later this week.

Summit Land Conservancy is often focused on preserving specific pieces of property. Cheryl Fox, the director of the organization, says they also has a broader more general mission; that is to preserve the Weber River watershed. Rick Brough has more:

Local News Hour - May 1, 2018

May 1, 2018

This morning, Cheryl Fox, executive director of Summit Land Conservancy, talks about open space issues; Janna Young, Summit County deputy manager, previews the agenda for Wednesday’s county council meeting; and Beth Ann Schneider, spokeswoman for the Utah Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, provides details about Saturday’s opening of CAF Heber Valley Museum.

  

Summit Land Conservancy Breakfast Planned For May

Apr 3, 2018
Summit Land Conservancy Oakley

Summit Land Conservancy has a biennial breakfast coming up in May. The food and facility is donated by Deer Valley and, as always, it will be held at the Silver Lake Lodge. Carolyn Murray has this:

Oakley Gets 20 Acres For Permanent Preservation

Apr 3, 2018
Summit Land Conservancy Staff Picture

The town of Oakley is working with the Summit Land Conservancy to preserve property known as Steven’s Grove, a wooded wetland habitat along the Weber River. Carolyn Murray has this:  

Local News Hour - April 3, 2018

Apr 3, 2018

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Cheryl Fox - director of Summit Land Conservancy on open space issues. Deputy Summit County Manager Janna Young discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting and previews  of the Solid Waste Master Plan that will be discussed next week. Kimball Art Center Communications Director Amy Roberts and Board Treasurer Dan Lemaitre have  details on a couple of upcoming events this week at the Kimball including kids and adult mini class sessions on Thursday and a Listening Room on Friday.

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