Jenny Diersen

KPCW Radio

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.

On today’s program, Main Street Businessman Mark Stemler who opposes the Treasure Hill Open Space Bond joins Former Planning Commissioner and Attorney Adam Strachan who is in favor of the bond. An opportunity to sort out the open space bond facts and opinion. Silver Creek Special Services Area 3 Board Member Larry Finch discusses his neighborhood's frustration regarding the Silver Creek truck stop and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen has parking and logistical information on Wednesday's Halloween on Main St.

Local News Hour - September 26, 2018

Sep 26, 2018

On today’s program, Executive Director of the Park Silly Sunday Market Kate McChesney and Operations Director Michelle McDonald have a re-cap of the 12th season for the Park Silly Market. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting and Elissa Aten and Kristi Marsh from PC Reads talk about Dyslexia Awareness Month coming up in October.

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Chris Robinson has a recap of Wednesday's meeting. Snyderville Planning Commission chairwoman Bea Peck has a recap of Tuesday’s meeting. Youth Sports Alliance Executive Director Emily Fisher and Development Director Jana Dalton have an update on youth sports scholarships and Jan’s Winter Welcome and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen and Meisha Ross have details on this weekend's Autumn Aloft.

On today’s program, Utah State Park Naturalist Kathy Donnell has an update on what’s going on at our local state parks. Summit County Council member Chris Robinson has a recap of Wednesday's meeting. Utah Department of Transportation Public Information Officer John Gleason talks about the proposed Silver Creek Truck stop/chain up area and the progress of the wildlife bridge at Parley's Summit on Interstate 80 and Park City Special Events Director Jenny Diersen has details on Miners Day weekend, including downtown parking.

Local News Hour - August 8, 2018

Aug 8, 2018

 On today’s program, Wasatch Fire District Chief Ernie Giles and Fire Warden Troy Morgan have an update on the cost estimates for fighting the Dollar Ridge Fire that started in Wasatch County in early July. They also have details about the new methods the state legislature implemented to spread containment costs throughout the state. Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen talks about the Tour of Utah impacts on Park City. Summit County Health Educator Katie Wilson and Park City Hospital spokeswoman Jenny Johnson have details about next week’s Farmers Market.

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council member Roger Armstrong who has a recap of Wednesday's meeting. Wasatch School District Wellness Director Ben Springer and District Spokesperson Kirsta Albert talk about the mental health initiatives under way in the Wasatch school district. Violinist Lucia Micarelli has details about her show this Sunday at City Park - part of the Big Stars Bright Night Concert Series and Park City. And final guest Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen talks about how to plan for this weekend's Arts Festival impacts.

Local News Hour - June 15, 2018

Jun 15, 2018

On todays’ program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Charlie Sturgis who has this week’s Mountain Trails Report. Leadership Class 24 Members Steve Laruent and David Greenholtz talk about their class project: composting and food waste and how they're working with the Restaurant Association this weekend to facilitate composting at Saturday's Savor the Summit.

Park City has quite a few summer events coming up, KPCW spoke with special events manager Jenny Diersen to preview them. David Boyle has more:

Park City Municipal is looking for local artists to help decorate utility boxes within the city. David Boyle has more:

Local News Hour - May 17, 2018

May 17, 2018

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher conducts a final interview with Park City Superintendent of Schools Ember Conley before she leaves for her new position in Mesa, AZ. Park City Republican Jeff Wright speaks  about the Better Boundaries ballot initiative’s  road to certification and November’s ballot.

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