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On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council member Doug Clyde who has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan discusses last night’s meeting on Treasure Hill. Kate Bowman, Project Manager with Utah Clean Energy discusses the upcoming deadline to secure current solar rates before prices increase later this month and the Youth Sports Report monthly update with Emily Fisher, YSA Executive Director, and Heather Sims, YSA After School Program Director.

More than 30 years ago, the Park City Council approved the masterplan for the Treasure Hill development. Over the years, various attempts have been made to get the project to a point to actually get it out of the ground. That time may be very soon. Leslie Thatcher has this update.

Fencing Around Elementary Schools Moves Ahead

Nov 8, 2017
Parley's Park Elementary School

The school board still is dealing with on-going issues around fencing the elementary schools.  It was not on the agenda in Tuesday’s meeting but continues to be a hot button issue in the district. Kpcw’s Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City Board of Education is pushing ahead with finalizing their Strategic Plan while the Master Planning process, is just now gearing up.  But with the failure of the South Summit School Bond initiative on Tuesday, it’s got Park City’s Board Members taking stock.  Carolyn Murray has this:

High School Principal Takes Leave of Absence

Nov 8, 2017

Park City School District Superintendent Ember Conley announced Wednesday that Park City High School Principal Bob O’Connor will be taking a personal leave, effective immediately.

Park City Voted to Keep Henney and Picked Up Joyce

Nov 8, 2017
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In Park City's Council race, voters chose to reelect a city council member and picked a current Park City Planning Commissioner to fill the two available council seats. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

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The wait is finally over - Park City has a new Mayor and his name is Andy Beerman. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

Local Columnist Authors First Novel

Nov 8, 2017
Amy Roberts

A local columnist and author has partnered with a basin coffee shop for a literary gathering. She’s hoping people have read her book but even if that hasn’t happened, it’s still a social event open to everyone.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

The Mountain Life - November 8, 2017

Nov 8, 2017

On The Mountain Life  this morning, Lynn and Tim will speak with NaVee Vernon, Summit County Historian, author, curator, and documentarian committed to preserving and sharing our past. Then nurse practitioner, Marcia Scoville who will present a talk at Temple Har Shalom this evening on women health and hormones, and finally a conversation with Nadia Lopez, an inspiring inner-city principal who explores urban education in a new book she has written called THE BRIDGE TO BRILLIANCE: How One Woman and One Community Are Inspiring the World.  

Although results were announced Tuesday night for municipal elections in Summit County, those are unofficial counts. It's still possible a number of outstanding votes will be gathered by the county clerk's office in the next couple of days. Those won't be added into the tallies until the cities conduct their official canvas. Rick Brough has more.

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