EPA http://kpcw.org en Tailings In Silver Creek Could Take A Decade To Clean http://kpcw.org/post/tailings-silver-creek-could-take-decade-clean <p>Summit County Manager Bob Jasper, along with Council members Roger Armstrong and Chris Robinson, made a trip to Denver Monday to talk with the Environmental Protection Agency about their plan to clean up the old mine tailings in the corridor of Lower Silver Creek. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:26:10 +0000 Rick Brough 16033 at http://kpcw.org EPA Has Lofty Goals To Bring Silver Creek Back To Pre-mining Conditions http://kpcw.org/post/epa-has-lofty-goals-bring-silver-creek-back-pre-mining-conditions <p>The announcement that the EPA and United Park City Mines/Talisker have come to an agreement to clean up mine tailings around the Richardson Flat Superfund Site is also big news for Summit County government. &nbsp;Rick Brough&nbsp;has more.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 20:58:43 +0000 Rick Brough 10869 at http://kpcw.org EPA Has Lofty Goals To Bring Silver Creek Back To Pre-mining Conditions United Mines Finally Gets Agreement With EPA http://kpcw.org/post/united-mines-finally-gets-agreement-epa <p>After a quarter century of investigating the Park City mine tailings situation, an agreement between the U.S. Environment Protection Agency and United Park City Mines Company has been reached to do something about cleaning it up. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.</p><p></p> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 00:34:00 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 10743 at http://kpcw.org United Mines Finally Gets Agreement With EPA EPA Requests Amendments To Ordinance http://kpcw.org/post/epa-requests-amendments-ordinance <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Summit County council will continue discussing a request from the Environmental Protection Agency to amend the county&#39;s Soils Overlay Zone ordinance. </span>KPCW&#39;s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Leslie Thatcher has more.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 18:08:13 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 4916 at http://kpcw.org EPA Requests Amendments To Ordinance