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On today’s program, Summit County Council member Doug Clyde has a recap of Wednesday's meeting detailing the Bitner connector road discussion and the approval of a special exception permit for a Quinn’s Junction climbing gym. Park City Community Foundation's Diego Zegarra and Ollie Wilder summarize the new social equity community plan and invite the community to the launch of the plan next Tuesday.

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Chris Robinson has a recap of Wednesday's meeting. Park City Resident and Paralympian Chris Waddell has details about how to vote for his nomination into the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Hall of Fame. Park City High School Cheerleading Coach Ashely Baer talks about the upcoming season and the revamp of the cheer program and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen previews what you need to know about getting around on Miners Day.

Coming up on the Local News Hour: Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting; Park City Planning Director Bruce Erickson has a preview of Wednesday's planning commission meeting; Author, speaker and U.S. Ski Hall of Fame inductee Kristen Ulmer previews her upcoming talk, as this month’s Lunch and Learn guest at the PC MARC; and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen gives details about impacts of this weekend’s Tour of Utah.

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Preparations are underway for the 50th annual Park City Arts Festival and a number of street closures are planned for Old Town in the next few days.

The Kimball Arts Center has 50 years of experience in planning the annual arts festival on Park City’s Main St. and it’s become a well-oiled machine. For the first time ever, the arts center is offering free admission for all 3 days – to full time Summit County residents, as long as you register and pick up your wristband at the Kearns Blvd. headquarters before you head up to Main St.

On today’s program, Park City Public Utilities Director Clint McAffee has a mid-summer water update and the latest about the Three Kings Water Treatment plant. Park City Community Foundation Executive Director Katie Wright and Executive Director of PC Tots  Carol Loomis have details about the Early Childhood Initiative and their ambitious goals for the next two years and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen previews the parking and traffic impacts for this weekend’s Kimball Arts Festival.

Rich Sontag with the Park City Noon Rotary talks about the Small Grant Application  process now open to non-profits in the community.Senior Communications Manager with Deer Valley Emily Summers and Park City Program Development Manager, Jenny Diersen talk about the upcoming concert series, the sold out shows and the parking and traffic considerations. Arthur Middleton, Curator and Biologist with the  Utah Museum of Natural History talks about the exhibit, Yellowstone: Invisible Boundaries. Park City Council Member Becca Gerber gives an update on the Park City Council meeting.

On today's program, Park City School Board Member Erin Grady and Superintendent Jill Gildea discuss some of the issues from Tuesday's school board meeting. Assistant Park City Manager Matt Dias has a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting, including Mountain Town Music Director Brian Richards and Deer Valley's Emily Summers talk about having to move the first concert of the Community Concert series due to wet conditions at the amphitheater and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen previews Savor the Summit.

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The Park City Council will hear a staff analysis on the successes and items to be improved upon from the 2019 Sundance Film Festival Wednesday. 

Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen considers this year’s Sundance Festival a huge success. Diersen says part of that is due to the Sundance Institute’s role in forwarding the City’s transportation goals.

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The Park City High School Class of 2019 graduation kicks off the season this Friday, followed by the Park City Trails Series 5K and the National Ability Center Barn Party, both Saturday, June 1 at Quinn’s Junction.

Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen says while there aren’t many new events peppering the summer calendar, special events staff rearranged events to even out the schedule.

On today’s program, Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.  Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen previews the summer season events schedule and agendas for two city council meetings this week – Wednesday and Thursday. Summit County Prevention Specialist Alejandro Lara has details on a free workshop for parents of kids 8 and younger taking place in July.

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Traveling about town, you may have noticed art starting to turn up in unlikely places—on electric utility boxes throughout Park City. 

On today’s #LocalNewsHour, KPCW Reporter Emily Means has a weekly update on this year's state legislative session. Project Planner Michael Barille has an update on Woodward Park City - a year round action sports training center now under construction. U.S. Ski and Snowboard Director of Communications Tom Webb has a team update and results from the first weekend of the 2019 World Championships and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen and Transportation Planning Manager Alfred Knotts have with an update on the first weekend of World Championships and a Sundance recap.

On today’s program Park City Resident Becky Yih talks about her life-changing surgery to treat a medical condition, Dystonia. Owner of Land Solutions Planning and Design and a member of the Kimball Junction Blue ribbon committee Pete Gillwald has an update on the committee's work that will be kicked off on February 12th and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen and Transportation Manager Alfred Knotts share an update on how Sundance has gone and how to prepare for the Freestyle and Freeski World Championships that start on Friday.

On today’s program, Park City School Superintendent Jill Gildea, Business Administrator Todd Hauber and School Board Member Erin Grady talk about the master planning process, next year’s school calendar and the search for a new board member to replace Petra Butler. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. Sundance Events Manager Josie McGuinn and Director Amy Redford preview the opening night of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, Artist at the Table.

On today’s program, Park City High School Drama Teacher Krischelle Hansen talks about this week's performance of Mamma Mia. Steve Laurent with Mountainlands Community Housing and Laura Behnke with Mountain Life Church have details on Saturday's Affordable Housing Seminar. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting.

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