Glenn Wright

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.

On today’s program, Park City Planning Commissioner Preston Campbell has a recap of Wednesday's Planning Commission meeting. Park City Council member Cindy Matsumoto discusses last night's meeting.

Should the Summit County Council raise property taxes?   Council member Glenn Wright breaks down the numbers.  Then, Snyderville Planning Commissioner Bea Peck talks about two big projects on the docket .  One is a 168-unit development on Rasmussen Road, that the developer says would be 70% affordable housing.  The other project consists of two new buildings at Quarry Village with “unique” characteristics. 

Local News Hour - March 27, 2017

Mar 27, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Staff Planner Tiffany Robinson will discuss the Snyderville Planning Commission's deliberations on the Canyons Resort Master Plan. Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez discusses the recent rash of burglaries in Summit County and an initiative working with families of autistic children and how the merger of the dispatch offices is working.  Cheryl Butler & Jeff Stern are the  candidates for Summit County Democrat Party Chair.

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