Fun Friday celebrates "Quint Friday", the 5th Friday of the month. The first guests are from Canyons Resort. Margo Christiansen and Christie Johnson give a run down of summer events, starting with the Farmers Market. Then, Melanie Welch is in the studio to announce this weekends summer opener events and things to do at the Utah Olympic Park.
This show starts out with Allie Wilkinson, science writer for Discover Magazine, who also has had her work in National Geographic News and Scientific America, among others. She'll talk about the article "Top 4 Summer Science Road Trip Destinations". Next, Frank Grasso, the Director of Biomimetic and Cognitive Robotics Lab at Brooklyn College. Frank does research into the Neural, ecological and behavioral foundations of intelligence. The third guest is Park City local, Chris Robinson, who recently won Division of Wildlife Resources Award for his work done on Sage Grouse habitat.
The Park City Education Association (PCEA) is hosting a public forum tonight to introduce the community to the five candidates running for two seats on the Park City Board of Education in next month's primary. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.
The good news is that Park City water rates aren't going up as much as expected. The bad news is that Park City water rates are going up 12 percent this year and 3 percent every year for the foreseeable future. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.
With more electric assist bikes on the market, bike communities with non-motorized paths like Park City are trying to get ahead of the issues that are certain to arise with the bikes wil small, quiet motors. Lynn Ware Peek has more.