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The developers behind the Canyons Amended Master Plan have revised their concept for the Lower Village, the adjoining parking, and housing for employees. That prompted a joint meeting in Wednesday between the Snyderville Planning Commission and Summit County Council. Rick Brough has more.

The Summit County Council discussed Wednesday whether to continue with the next step in the Mountain Accord process. They said yes, but in a split 3-2 vote. The Accord has been succeeded by the Central Wasatch Commission, made up of four entities in the Salt Lake Valley.

Council members Chris Robinson, Kim Carson, and Glenn Wright voted to continue with $100,000 in funding they had pledged to the Accord. The dissenters, Roger Armstrong and Doug Clyde, asked what the county is getting out of a process that's being run by interests in the Salt Lake Valley. Rick Brough has m0re.

Heber Has Active Political Season

Jun 15, 2017

With candidate filing windows closed, Heber City has plenty of candidates interested in running for the Mayors seat and for the 2 open council seats.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Park City Planning Commission chairman Adam Strachan will be extending his already well-extended term on the commission, in the hopes of getting through as much as possible on the Treasure Hill conditional use application before he steps down this fall. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Cool Science Radio - June 15, 2017

Jun 15, 2017

John and Lynn’s first guest is Mark O’Connell who has written THE CLOSE ENCOUNTERS MAN: How One Man Made the World Believe in UFOs. The book is about Dr. J. Allen Hynek responsible for coining the phrase “close encounters of the third kind” Hynek enthusiastically debunked UFO reports on behalf of the Air Force for years. Then, he changed teams. The book is about his transformation from skepticism to true believer and the actual UFO stories he investigated. The2nd guest this morning is Mary Roach who has written GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War.

Local News Hour - June 15, 2017

Jun 15, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Roger Armstrong has a recap of yesterday’s county council meeting. Park City Planning Commission Chair Adam Strachan talks about last night’s meeting in which a large number of community members turned out.

Ski Utah Announces All Time Record Ski Days

Jun 14, 2017

Ski Utah announces an all-time record in skier days, skier spending and ski tax revenues.  Across the board, it’s a banner year for Utah’s Ski Industry.  Carolyn Murray has more on this closing, year-end press conference.

Noise Wall Goes to Vote

Jun 14, 2017

The Utah Department of Transportation, known as UDOT hosted a Noise Study Information Meeting on Tuesday evening.  About a hundred people showed up bringing with them a variety of opinions.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The Mountain Life - June 14, 2017

Jun 14, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and new guest co-host Dave Cushing speak with Mark Lukach about his new book, "My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward," a memoir about how one family copes with mental illness. 

Then, in the monthly segment on the connection of arts and culture to our mountain lifestyle, we are joined by Hadley Dynak of the Park City Summit County Arts Council and Travis English of Summit County Special Events. They’ll join to talk about arts and culture in Eastern Summit County.  

Local News Hour - June14, 2017

Jun 14, 2017

The Snyderville Planning Commission met last night and Joel Fine –  their newest Commissioner, will be in to talk about last night’s meeting. Following Fine we have Park City Manager Diane Foster and Community Development Director Anne Laurent to discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. Then we’ll have Mental Health and Substance Abuse Coordinator Aaron Newman from the Summit County Health Department with their monthly update.

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