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Today on the Local News Hour: Charlie Sturgis from the Mountain Trails Foundation updates us on today’s trails conditions. Utah Open Lands Executive Director Wendy Fisher talks about the threats she's received over the proposed conservation easement on the Bonanza Flat property. Park City Housing Manager Jason Glidden updates us on a number of affordable housing projects. And Summit Community Garden Executive Director Colie Belieu has details about this Sunday's "Second Sunday" events.  

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Park City Municipal hosted an open house Monday for a possible affordable housing project on 100 Marsac Avenue. Vocal residents who attended the meeting responded to the proposal for the site in mostly the same way. 

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The Park City Council will receive an update on the city’s affordable housing efforts at its meeting Thursday, including the affordable housing lottery, rentals and more. 

Local News Hour - March 13, 2019

Mar 13, 2019

On today’s program, Moe Hickey talks about DACA students who are being sponsored in Park City. Through charitable donations through the Ed Foundation, they've renewed 80 local children. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Housing Development Manager Jason Glidden have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. Summit County Health Dept.

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The Park City Council received an update Friday at its annual retreat on the progress the City has made towards filling the need for affordable housing in the community. 

The creation of affordable and attainable housing became a critical priority for the Park City Council in 2015, and in 2016 the City launched an initiative to create 800 units by 2026. Since then, 39 units have been completed, with 464 in the works and 297 yet to be funded and identified.

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Park City Municipal has eight new affordable housing units ready for occupants.  The city has a goal to build a total of 800 units in town by 2026.  The city allocated $40 million to the project while making it one of the city’s critical priorities.  City housing officials say they've allocated enough to cover about 150 units. Carolyn Murray has this:

Local News Hour - February 20, 2018

Feb 20, 2018

On today’s program, Summit County manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting. Park City Housing Development Manager Jason Glidden and Affordable Housing Project Manager Rhoda Stauffer have an update on affordable housing and Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra has a monthly update.

On today’s program, Kathy Donnell - Park Naturalist with Utah State Park has her monthly update. Summit County Council member Doug Clyde has details about business discussed at yesterday’s county council meeting.

Local News Hour - January 25, 2017

Jan 25, 2017

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School Board Members JJ Ehlers and Andrew Caplan about yesterdays’ meeting. Park City Manager Diane Foster  and Economic Development Manager Jason Glidden discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting and Hadley Dynak, Executive Director of the Park City Summit County Arts Council talks about the Arts Council working with the SLC Creative Mornings Chapter to host a satellite of their monthly meet-up in Park City on Friday.

Local News Hour - September 21, 2016

Sep 21, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Emergency Room Physician Jen Plumb, a specialist in preventing opiate overdose as well as adolescent substance use and abuse. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Economic Development and Special Events Manager Jason Glidden discuss the council’s Thursday agenda, including a discussion on special events. Park City School Board Member Nancy Garrison reviews some of the items discussed at Tuesday’s school board meeting, including the dual language program and PC CAPS.


Today on the Local News Hour, we speak with Snyderville Basin Planning Commissioner, Colin Deford about the former Colby School site proposal,  Then, Matt Abbot of the Park City's Sustainability Team on how to reduce  consumption of electricity and natural gas, Diane Foster and Jason Glidden from Park City Municipal, Trish Hatch and Pat Jones from the Women's Leadership Institute, and the Youth Sports Alliance.  


With hordes of people descending on Park City for the first weekend of the Sundance Film Festival, Main Street becomes off limits for parking, and the city will increase the rates for paid parking. Leslie Thatcher has more.

In addition to the continued review of the new General Plan, the Park City Council at its Thursday meeting will consider approving several expenditures, including those for a lobbyist as the State Legislature; a purchase of a right-of-way, and continued Main Street improvements. Lynn Ware Peek has more.