Today's show begins with coverage of Tuesday's news conference about the deaths of two Treasure Mountain Junior High School students. The last half of the show is a conversation with Park City Superintendent Dr. Ember Conley and counselor Sam Walsh about how educators are advising students and parents about the investigation and community-wide drug alert. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Trails & Open Space Program Manager Heinrich Deters discuss possible plans for Library Field.
On today’s program, Utah State Parks Naturalist Kathy Donnell has this month’s State Park’s update. Historic Park City Alliance Director Allison Kuhlow is leaving that post to accept a new job at the Park City Chamber Bureau. Park City Manager Diane Foster has details on tomorrow’s city council meeting and Park City Christian Center Director and Programs Director Pete Stoughton talk about the upcoming Hike for Hunger.
On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School Board member Phil Kaplan and Communications Specialist Molly Miller about school start times and the high school expansion timeline. Park City Manger Diane Foster, Economic Development Director Jonathan Weidenhammer and Community Development Director Anne Laurent preview the re-development of the Park Avenue fire station into housing and Paul Sweat, the new Superintendent of Wasatch County School District discusses last week’s school board decision to increase taxes.
On today’s program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to park city manager Diane Foster and Transit Dept. staff Destry Pollard about the proposed Short Term Transit plan that’s scheduled to be approved August 25th. Summit County Health Dept. Director Rich Bullough is in with a monthly update to remind parents about student vaccinations before school starts and a new program for seniors to prevent them from falling and Recycle Utah President Ari Ioanides expresses frustration in finding a location for a new recycling center – something he’s been working on for three years with no success.
The Park City Transit Department several weeks ago put a new limit on the number of bikes that are allowed on the Empire Pass and Silver Lake Village buses. The city says it's partly for safety reasons, but the community says if you want people to ride buses, why are you now limiting them? Lynn Ware Peek has more:
Park City officials met with the CEO of Vail Resorts earlier this week as the Park City Council prepares to discuss the efforts of the Colorado company's trademark application for the words "Park City." KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
The first meeting for the Park City Planning Commission to look at the Treasure application is June 8th. The staff, planning commission, and city council will be getting up to speed on the project until then, and the City hopes the public will too. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
On today's program, Leslie Thatcher gets a legislative update from Park City School District Business Administrator Todd Hauber; Park City Manager Diane Foster has details on this week's City Council retreat; Summit County Health Dept. Director Rich Bullough talks about the new mental health needs assessment survey; and Jesse Hunt with the Park City Ski Team has details on this year's PCST Alumni Night.