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Snyderville Planning
4:13 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Planning Commission Discusses Its General Plan

The Snyderville Planning Commission held the first public hearing Tuesday night to present land-use principals for their General Plan Update, Phase II. About half a dozen citizens spoke, touching on items like the future of the Highway 40 corridor and the importance of transit connections. Rick Brough has more.

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Snyderville Planning
4:04 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Planning Commission Requests A New Project

The Snyderville Planning Commission Tuesday night unanimously recommended a Low Impact Permit for a type of project they haven't reckoned with before. Rick Brough has more.

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Sundance Film Festival
3:57 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Pearce Becomes Head Of The Utah Film Commission

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As we reported, former Sundance staffer Virginia Pearce has stepped up to a new role dealing with film in Utah. She has been appointed head of the Utah Film Commission. Rick Brough has more of her conversation with KPCW.

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State & Regional
3:25 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

The Mountain Life - October 15, 2014

Today in the program, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Mike Kilchenstein of RAMP Sports about the big event coming up this weekend, the second annual Bamboozle Art Show and Party.  He’ll share about all the sustainable materials you about the sustainable materials that go into skis and snow boards, then eventually are re-purposed for art.

Then Tara Mohr,  author of Playing Big. She is all over the media with her message – especially to women to find your voice and your passion and to play bigger in their work and in their lives. 

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2014 Elections
11:34 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Robinson Says Experience And Grit Are On His Side

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Christopher Robinson is asking to be elected a third time to the Summit County Council, saying he's ready to take on the difficult challenges and he has the experience to bear on just about anything that comes to the Council. Rick Brough has more.

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2014 Elections
10:53 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Powell And Wright Face Off At Rotary Club

The two candidates running for House District 54 appeared before Park City Rotary on Tuesday. The incumbent Republican Kraig Powell and his Democratic challenger Glenn Wright traded opinions on education funding, the environment and public lands. Rick Brough has more.

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Mountain Accord
6:47 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Compiled Data To Keep Wasatch From Being 'Loved To Death'

Park City Municipal and Summit County officials will compile data this week collected by those who attended Monday's Mountain Accord meeting, to flush out what the public added to the process of what County Manager Bob Jasper calls, "saving the Wasatch from being 'loved to death'." Rick Brough has more.

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Environmental Issues
5:04 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

This Green Earth - October 14, 2014

In this edition of This Green Earth Chris Cherniak and guest co-host Carolyn Frankenberg first speak with Charles Nuckolls, a member of MESA, Mormon Environmental Stewardship Alliance.   After that, they speak with Elizabeth Royte about her article in National Geographic Magazine titled The High Cost of Food Waste.  Farmers, shippers, supermarkets and restaurants are all employing tactics to reduce the amount of food loss and food waste.

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Utah Olympic Park
4:45 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Utah Olympic Park Ramp Is Getting A Renovation

The Utah Olympic Park is getting its first major renovation since the park opened in the early 1990's. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
4:41 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Bonanza Park Needs Form Based Code Objections

Called academic and utopian by some detractors, the rezoning of the Bonanza Park Redevelopment is under scrutiny by the public, and city officials also seek to discover if the form based code zoning will accomplish what they intended. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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