Aiming to get ahead of the Tesoro oil pipeline planned to run through eastern Summit County, the County Council Wednesday passed a series of ordinances - primarily some temporary regulations that will give the Council six months to study the issue. Rick Brough has more.
The Summit County Council and the Snyderville Recreation District are scheduling meetings this summer that could pace the way for a new bond proposal on this fall's ballot - asking $25,000,000 for open space and recreation projects. Rick Brough has more.
The Summit County Council Wednesday unanimously voted to deny an appeal from Canyons Resort on their proposed new ski maintenance building. But while the Council upheld the verdict of County Manager Bob Jasper, turning down the building site plan, they didn't entirely agree with his conclusions and findings. Rick Brough has more.
An Administrative Amendment to the Boyer Tech Park's Development Agreement went before the County Council for discussion this week. Although the Agreement doesn't require an approval from the Council, it drew some hard-nosed comments from at least two Council members. Rick Brough has more.
County Council Member David Ure says that, as somebody who's watching the local budget, a new idea floated by the state sounds good - that they would pay all the costs of suppressing fires. But Ure said for other reasons, he's skeptical of the proposal. Rick Brough has more.
As we reported, the Councils of Summit County and Park City met earlier this week to discuss how to extend mass transit. But County Council David Ure said reaching out to South Summit has its challenges. Rick Brough has more.
County Council member David Ure says that, contrary to the suggestion by a Basin resident, it isn't improper that a fellow Council member has a small business in the first building set up in the Boyer Tech Park. Rick Brough has more.