Kim Carson

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council Chair Kim Carson with highlights from Wednesday's meeting. Actress Tatem Trotter who palsy Sonia Walk in the Neil Simon musical, "They're Playing Our Song," has details about this weekends performances. Heidi Ruster with the American Red Cross and Park Silly Sunday Market Kimberly Kuehn talk about the partnership between the two organizations.

'Transportation's Uncomfortable Choices' was the topic for Thursday night's public panel discuss and forum, hosted by the Project for a Deeper Understanding. Moderated by former Summit County Commissioner and KPCW Board President Bob Richer lead the panel into a discussion of options and plans involving transportation into and around Summit County.

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As we reported, the Summit County Council this week has a wide-ranging discussion about their Animal Control ordinances and regulations. And talking later to Council member Kim Carson, we asked her what changes the county will make this summer - and what will wait till budget time, when the Council will consider spending more money and hiring additional staff for the county dogcatcher. Rick Brough has more.

Members of the Summit County Council agree with their counterparts on Park City Council, who sent off a letter urging the Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker to settle their legal battles. The County Council talked about sending off a similar letter. Rick Brough has more.

County Council member Kim Carson has been visiting the StateLegislature on a regular basis.  She was down at Capitol Hill on its last day.  Rick Brough has more.  

Originally aired on July 12, 2013.

Tax increases and financial audits were on the agenda for the Summit County Council this week, as Council member Kim Carson noted in her KPCW interview Thursday. Rick Brough has more.

Originally aired on July 12, 2013.

Only a few people showed up for the Summit County Council's first hearing on the General Plan update. But Council Member Kim Carson said their comments were detailed and thoughtful. Rick Brough has more.