Park City Municipal is accepting applications for a Blue Ribbon Housing Commission. The City is undertaking a comprehensive review and update of housing programs, policies and regulatory approaches. Commissioners will provide community perspectives on housing issues and recommend updates to existing policies. Applications are available at parkcity.org. Closing date is October 7.

The Park City Council, meeting last night approved an Affordable Housing Plan for the Park City Heights development near Quinn's Junction.
Council member Tim Henney said it's the first step in a process that they will review and ajust yearly.
Right now, he said the residential units are market-driven, within a so-called "bandwidth" of affordable pricing. Rick Brough has more.

Mountain resort towns around the West share many of the same challenges as the Park City area. In Teton County, Wyoming - where Jackson is located, finding affordable housing for its workforce has long been an issue, perhaps even more extreme than it is here. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The numbers continue to be positive for construction activity in Park City. Rick Brough has more.

The affordable housing challenge in Park City, as it turns out, stifles the middle income earners at the same time it benefits those on the lower income scale. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

A group tasked with creating housing solutions for Park City's middle class will present their recommendations at a Park City Council study session this afternoon at 3:20pm. Lynn Ware Peek has more.