Park City Lodging Association

Summit County Council Member Glenn Wright has a recap from yesterday’s meeting dealing with more budget cuts. Park City School District Business Administrator Todd Hauber talks about the district's budget as the state legislature contemplates reworking education funding and the owner of Park City Lodging and a member of the Park City Lodging Association Rhonda Sideris has an update on how hard hit the industry has been and what the plans are to begin to re-open nightly rentals.

Lodging Business In Park City Is Up This Summer

Jul 9, 2018
Park City Chamber Bureau

Summertime bookings in the Park City area are hard to predict but nightly reservations for August are up over last year.  Business travel for mid-week frequently gets booked years in advance but weekend visitors coming to Park City tend to decide more on the spur of the moment. Taxes, room rates, booking practices and occupancy all play into evaluating the summer business climate.   Carolyn Murray has this:

After spending $25 million to purchase Bonanza Flat, you'd think that Park City would be out of money to buy more property. But a new one-percent municipal lodging tax is being proposed to pay for another five acres in Bonanza Park on which the city hopes to create a new arts and culture district. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Leslie Thatcher

Park City Mayor Jack Thomas and City Council announced today the city will purchase just over 5 acres in the Bonanza Park area for $19.5 million.  The site will be home to the Park City Arts and Culture District that will include new homes for the Kimball Art Center and Sundance Institute. Leslie Thatcher has more.