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On today’s program, Executive Director of the Utah Debate Commission Nena Slighting talks about the organization and the results of the polling held in late August to determine which candidates qualify for the scheduled state-wide debates. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Economic Development Manager Jonathan Weidenhamer have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. Communities That Care Coordinator Mary Christa Smith has details on next week’s event, “Raising Resilient Children,” featuring Dr.

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Park City budget managers are looking for direction from the city council whether two open space purchases – totaling $48 million should be combined for the November election.

Assistant city manager Matt Dias says they’ve found another $2.7 million in reductions that can lower the Treasure Hill and Armstrong Bond amount to $48 million.

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Kimball Art Center Communications Director Amy Roberts who has details on this weekend's Arts Festival. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Assistant Manager Matt Dias have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting, including a late addition to the agenda that lowers the proposed Treasure/Armstrong open space bond to $48 million and 2018 Summer Cocktail Contest Winner Trevor Brown of Tupelo and Restaurant Association Director Ginger Rhies share the winning recipe “Cherry in the Rye.”

This morning Heber Mayor, Kelleen Potter, gives KPCW an update on a trip she and Heber Light and Power Board members  took to visit a small nuclear power plant in Oregon.  She also has an update on the progress of the Heber Bypass proposal to route Highway 40 traffic off  Heber's Main Street.    Park City Manager Diane Foster talks about Mayor Andy Beerman's letter to the Utah Congressional Delegation in which he asks them put an end to inhumane policies carried out by ICE in dealing with children of immigrants coming to the US.  It also expressly asks the delegation to create a path to ci

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Snyderville Planning Commissioner Thomas Cooke who has an update from last night’s discussion on food trucks. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Planner Hannah Tyler have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. Summit County Health Dept. Educator Alyssa Mitchell talks about staying safe in the heat. Singer Songwriter Grace Potter talks about her upcoming performance on Friday at City Park - part of the Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series.

As the Summit County Council prepares to take a vote at its Wednesday meeting on the one-quarter of one percent transit and transportation tax, they continue to make presentations about the tax impacts across the county. Two members of the Summit County council will make that presentation to the Park City Council at their special meeting on Tuesday. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Local News Hour - June 25, 2018

Jun 25, 2018

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Planner Jennifer Strader who has a preview of Tuesday’s Snyderville Planning Commission agenda. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Recreation Manager Ken Fisher have a preview of the agenda for Tuesday’s special meeting of the city council meeting and Peace House Executive Director Kendra Wyckoff, Capital Campaign Manager Liza Springmeyer  and Sally Tauber Director of Development have details on meeting their capital campaign goal for the new Peace House Community Campus. 

Local News Hour - June 20, 2018

Jun 20, 2018

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School District Business Administrator Todd Hauber who has an update on last night’s meeting in which the Park City school board was scheduled to adopt a final budget, but couldn’t due to a lack of a quorum. Park City Manager Diane Foster, Budget Manager Nate Rockwood and Trails and Open Space Manager Heinrich Deters have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. The city council scheduled to adopt next year’s budget and a conservation easement for Bonanza Flat.

Local News Hour - June 6, 2018

Jun 6, 2018

  On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School Board Members Petra Butler and JJ Ehlers who have an update on yesterday's meeting.Park City Manager Diane Foster and Budget Manager Nate Rockwood have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting, which includes more discussion on the budget, food trucks and special events and Marina Lowe ACLU of Utah's Legislative and Policy Counsel and one of the panelists following the Sunday night screening of RBG is  joined by Park City Film Series Director Katy Wang to discuss Justice Ruth Bader Gingsberg's contribution

Park City Manager Diane Foster and Budget Operations and Strategic Planning Manager Jedd Briggs talk about the busy agenda City Council has for Thursday; budget, pest control and parking are just a few of the highlights. Craig Crowley, Summit County emergency manager, addresses wildfire risk, using emergency management systems, and putting in place family communications systems, which can be essential if a catastrophic event should occur.

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