Recycle Utah

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:29) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.

( 16:16) Jessica Lowell reports on the vaccination clinic at the Park City High School.

( 18:52) Director of the Utah Women and Leadership Project Dr. Susan Madsen has details on new reserach showing COVID-19's impact on Utah women and work - specifically looking at Summit and Wasatch Counties.

You can help Recycle Utah preserve our watershed by keeping hazardous waste out of the landfill. On April 24, at their spring hazardous waste collection day, they will accept paint, solvents, batteries, car fluids, fertilizers, chemicals, CFL lightbulbs, and pharmaceuticals. Free for Summit County residents from 9 AM to 1 PM at the Canyons lower parking lot.

During the month of April, Recycle Utah says "Let’s make everyday, Earth Day!" Join in celebrating our amazing planet and community. We can all get outside to pick up trash off our streets, plant a tree, take public transportation or volunteer at the Recycle Utah Center. For tips and ideas to get involved, visit recycleutah.org.

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:04) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(07:21) - Deputy Summit County Manager Janna Young takes a look back at this year's legislative session.

(25:17) - Sundance Mountain Resort General Manager Chad Linebaugh has details regarding the resort's new ownership, as well as expansion plans for this summer.

(39:30) - Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra provides a monthly update.

  

Recycle Utah Director Carolyn Wawra brings us a monthly update. Topics include the return of its Green Drinks event on March 9,  and relocation possibilities of a new center.  

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:09) - Nikki Champion has today’s Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report.

(07:03 ) - Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.

(21:13) - Deer Valley Ski Patrol Director Chris Erkkila explains the resort's updated policy on uphill skiing.

( 38:12) - Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra has a monthly update.

In this episode of This Green Earth Summit County’s new sustainability director Emily Quinton joins Nell and guest Co-Host Recycle Utah's Executive Director Carolyn Wawra to share a little bit about her background and the outlook for Summit County’s upcoming sustainability work.

On today's Local News Hour:

(04:14) -  Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.

(30:49 ) - Deseret Wellness Medical Cannabis Dispensary Market President Jeremy Sumerix has details on the opening of the dispensary at the end of the month.

(41:57) -  Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra and Education Director Mary Kloser with information about this years Green Business Resiliency Award.  

Today on the Local News Hour, Leslie is joined by Summit County Manager Tom Fisher with a look at tonight's county council meeting. Then, Park City Manager Matt Dias, and Deputy Manager David Everitt discuss the agenda of Thursday's city council. Then Recycle Utah's director Carolyn Wawra with a monthly update.


On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:30) Park City Engineer John Robertson has details about last week's discussion on the county's new floodplain maps and who should be buying flood insurance.

( 15:18) Dr. Robert Winn (Winnie) and Olympian and cancer survivor Bryan Fletcher have details about his year's Shred for Red fundraiser on December 12th.

( 29:47) Recycle Utah Director of Communications and Marketing Eric Moldenhauer has a monthly update.

Earlier this year, The Park City Council approved a new permanent contaminated soils repository location, which would give space for a new recycling center.

Carolyn Wawra is the director of Recycle Utah. She said the center talked about moving to a temporary location while the new center is built but ultimately decided to stay put. 

“It’d be really hard to operate temporarily if we get a place that’s super windy, we could be contaminating the environment by stuff blowing all around,” Wawra said. “It's best to just stay put.”

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:16) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.

( 20:05) Wasatch County Council Candidate Aimee Armer

( 35:16 ) Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra with a monthly update.

Today on the Local News Hour: 

(00:54) - Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.

(21:27) - Park City Municipal Environmental Sustainability Manager Luke Cartin has an update on Mountain Towns 2030, the latest appeal for protection of solar panels and how the city is doing as it comes up on its commitment to net-zero. 

On today's Local News Hour:

(12:41) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting and has an update on the Hideout Town Council’s decision to pull its annexation.

(34:09) Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra has an update on some upcoming event.

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With so many things made from plastic today, Recycle Utah and the Swaner EcoCenter are putting on a virtual presentation Thursday to teach the community how to reduce our use of material that can take hundreds of years to decompose.

 

At 6 p.m., a free virtual webinar will be held in partnership with Recycle Utah and Swaner EcoCenter. Recycle Utah spokesman Eric Moldenhauer says pre-registration is required.

 

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