Park City Mayor Andy Beerman

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Park City Mayor Andy Beerman earlier this year announced a goal of adding 100 electric vehicle chargers to town. Rocky Mountain Power aided in forwarding that goal Friday, when they presented a check to the mayor. 

Beerman addressed a crowd of about 20 people outside the Park City Library, saying it’s an exciting time to be talking about climate.

FIS

 

As the 2019 FIS Championships move competition exclusively to Park City and Deer Valley Resorts, the head of International Ski Federation denies climate change, and declares it’s easier to work with dictators when it comes to organizing Olympic Games. Carolyn Murray has this:

The article outlining FIS President, Gian Franco-Kasper’s comments came from the Swiss newspaper Tages Anzeige.The publication said Franco-Casper triggered outrage with statements when he said, "there is no proof" when asked about climate change.

On today’s program, Clay Karz has this week’s Mountain Trails Report. Summit County Council member Glenn Wright and Park City Mayor Andy Beerman talk about their impressions so far from the Road Tour in Bozeman, Montana. Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt has an update on development projects throughout the county. Artique Owner Katie Stellpflug and Artist Carole Duh have details on the annual Knit Pumpkin Patch tonight and Park City Singer Renee Mox Hall and Musical Director Joe Demers have details on Sunday’s Welcome BBQ and the recruitment for new singers.

Local News Hour - March 5, 2018

Mar 5, 2018

On today’s program, Managing Editor of Utah Policy.com Bryan Schott has a Utah Legislature update. Park City Mayor Andy Beerman and Council Member Becca Gerber have an update about last week's retreat. U.S. Ski and Snowboard Tom Kelly Spokesman has a post-Olympics  update.