Glenn Wright

Local News Hour December 21, 2017

Dec 21, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Glenn Wright has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Betsy Wallace Managing Director of the Sundance Institute and Ralph Rivera (Director of Operations) have an update of what's new for Sundance 2018. Park City Fire Marshall Mike Owens and PIO Trisha Hazelrigg review Christmas safety tips, what's ahead for the district next year and the California wildfires. Park City Planning Commission Chair Adam Strachan has an update from Wednesday's meeting on Treasure Hill’s new smaller development plans.

The representatives of the Canyons Resort are hoping to get a decision on their Amended SPA Master Plan from the County Council at their December 13th meeting. Last week they went through a list of items put forward by the County. One item that caught them off-guard, however, was a request from a council member to join in pursuing a renewable-energy deadline. Rick Brough has more.

Local News Hour - November 22, 2017

Nov 22, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council Member Glenn Wright recaps Monday’s special meeting. Deer Valley COO and General Manager Bob Wheaton discusses the upcoming season as well as the Solitude land exchange, his meeting with the new owner of the Mayflower Mountain property Gary Barnett and a staff meeting with the NewCo owner representatives that was held last  Friday.

Summit Land Conservancy

Closed-door negotiations to help preserve the 158-acre Osguthorpe family ranch on Old Ranch Road have gone public after the Summit Land Conservancy and the family turned down the conditions of Summit County's multi-million dollar open space offer. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Local News Hour - October 5, 2017

Oct 5, 2017

On today’s program, Kathy Donnell - Park Naturalist with Utah State Parks, has an update on our local state parks. Summit County Council member Glenn Wright has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Judd Werner, Volunteer for Citizens Climate Lobby and Rabbi David Levinsky with the Park City Interfaith Council have details on a two-part educational series on climate change and the newest member of the DABC and Park City attorney Thomas Jacobson talks about his recent appointment and recent trade mission to Southeast Asia with Governor Herbert.

Local News Hour - July 13, 2017

Jul 13, 2017

On today’s program, a member of the Summit County Council member Glenn Wright recaps yesterday’s meeting.  Snyderville Basin Planning Commissioner Chuck Klingenstein recaps Tuesday night’s meeting. Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan discusses last night’s meeting, including the latest on Treasure.

At the launch of the new Electric Express last month, Park City and Summit County officials urged those in attendance to "ride the bus." So KPCW's Leslie Thatcher decided to ask them - if they ride the bus. Here's her report. 

The Summit County Council discussed Wednesday whether to continue with the next step in the Mountain Accord process. They said yes, but in a split 3-2 vote. The Accord has been succeeded by the Central Wasatch Commission made up of four entities in the Salt Lake Valley. Council Members Chris Robinson, Kim Carson, and Glenn Wright voted to continue with $100,000 in funding they had pledged to the Accord. The dissenters, Roger Armstrong and Doug Clyde, asked what the county is getting out of a process that's being run by interests in the Salt Lake Valley. Rick Brough has more.

The Summit County Council discussed Wednesday whether to continue with the next step in the Mountain Accord process. They said yes, but in a split 3-2 vote. The Accord has been succeeded by the Central Wasatch Commission, made up of four entities in the Salt Lake Valley.

Council members Chris Robinson, Kim Carson, and Glenn Wright voted to continue with $100,000 in funding they had pledged to the Accord. The dissenters, Roger Armstrong and Doug Clyde, asked what the county is getting out of a process that's being run by interests in the Salt Lake Valley. Rick Brough has m0re.

Local News Hour - June 8, 2017

Jun 8, 2017

On today’s program, Park City High School Principal, Bob O'Connor has details on the Class of 2017’s graduation tomorrow. Summit County Council member Glenn Wright has a recap of yesterday’s council meeting. Park City School District Statistician, Kaitlin O'Connor has details on the Late Start Times Survey results.

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