Glenn Wright

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.

The Local News Hour - February 23, 2107

Feb 23, 2017

On today's Local News Hour host Renai Bodley talks to Summit County Council member Glenn Wright about the recent Council of Governments meeting where east side mayors spoke to the council about zoning changes and possible transportation projects.

Local News Hour - January 12, 2107

Jan 12, 2017

ON today’s program Leslie Thatcher speaks to  Summit County Council member Glenn Wright about this week's meeting. Snyderville Basin Planning Commissioner Colin DeFord has a recap on Tuesday’s meeting. Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan has the latest on the Treasure project.

Local News Hour - November 9, 2016

Nov 9, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Chris Eggleton - one of those who helped organized the pro vote for the two Summit County ballot proposals which passed yesterday by an overwhelming majority. Summit County Council member elect Glenn Wright talks about his win and plan for the next four years. Park City Manager Diane Foster and housing specialist Rhoda Stauffer to discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting and the results of last night’s election.

On the October 20th edition of Utah Politics Now, hosts Leslie Thatcher and Renai Bodley talk to the candidates for Summit County Council Seat E, Republican Tal Adair, who was appointed to the seat last year and is running to fill the remaining two years of the term, and Democrat Glenn Wright.  They answer questions about affordable housing, transportation and growth.  And then they answer listener's questions, including the final caller who challenged the candidates to list the names of the mayor's of the county's east side cities. 

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