United Park City Mines http://kpcw.org en 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 Court Fight Still Focused on Park City Mountain Resort Lease http://kpcw.org/post/court-fight-still-focused-park-city-mountain-resort-lease <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As we've reported, a court fight the last year and a half has focused on whether the Park City Mountain Resort has a continued valid lease of 3700 acres of its ski mountain. In the meantime, the Mountain Resort has continued to use the ski terrain, while rent payments to the landlord, </span>Talisker<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, have been refused. In its recent court filing, </span>Talisker<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> gave some further details about the rent dispute. Rick </span>Brough<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 22:19:28 +0000 Rick Brough 6741 at http://kpcw.org Court Fight Still Focused on Park City Mountain Resort Lease