Kim Carson

In the public comment time of this week's Summit County Council meeting, two young students again pressed for a countywide ban on plastic bags.  Council chair Kim Carson told Rick Brough that she would like to explore the idea:

Local News Hour - April 5, 2018

Apr 5, 2018

We begin today with Kathy Donnell, a naturalist with Utah State Parks. Then Kim Carson, a member of the Summit County Council, recaps Wednesday's meeting. Chris Phinney, Park City's special events coordinator, joins Emily Fisher, Youth Sports Alliance executive director, and Bob Kollar, vice president of special events for the Park City Chamber/Bureau, with details about this week's street concert and Olympic parade. Finally, Park City Transit officials Marilee Hewitt and Blake Fonsbeck discuss bus route changes that start Monday.

At the Summit County Council's annual retreat on Monday, members talked about where they see the county 12 years out.  As Rick Brough reports, that timeframe wasn't chosen accidentally:

The Summit County Council is looking at several options to recycle and cut down on waste going into the county landfill.  Rick Brough has details from a recent conversation with council member Kim Carson:

The Summit County Council has received an updated housing needs assessment, which again points out the need for affordable homes.  Council Member Kim Carson says the although study is helpful, it raises important questions and highlights a need for further data, as Rick Brough tells us:

Local News Hour - March 1, 2018

Mar 1, 2018

On today’s program, Summit County Council Member Kim Carson recaps Wednesday's meeting, Park City Planning Commissioner John Phillips discusses Wednesday's meeting ,and Park City Chamber/Bureau President Bill Malone updates us on the Utah legislative session.

In less than a month, the Summit County Council will hold public hearings and will vote on a 2018 budget. That could include a property tax increase. Council member Kim Carson says that she hasn't heard much criticism of the tax hike so far. Rick Brough has more.

Local News Hour - November 16, 2017

Nov 17, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Kim Carson has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Snyderville Planning Commissioner Chuck Klingenstein has an update from Tuesday’s meeting. President and CEO of Ski Utah Nathan Rafferty with an update on his annual Ski Season opening press conference held on Tuesday. Manicurist and now Author, Carly Bennett Stenmark talks about her new book, More Than a Manicure: The Nail Files and her upcoming book signing on Saturday.

Lewis Park

The Summit County Council hearing on The Little Valley Subdivision special exception drew a substantial crowd Wednesday night.  This came after a petition of nearly 300 signatures was signed in opposition to the proposed development. Carolyn Murray has this:  

Local News Hour - November 2, 2017

Nov 2, 2017

On today’s program, Kathy Donnell - Park Naturalist with Utah State Parks has an update on our nearby state parks. Summit County Council member Kim Carson has a recap from Wednesday's meeting, including the public hearing on the Little Valley subdivision special exception request. Katherine Jenkins, EPA Community Involvement Coordinator, has details on the second five-year review for Richardson Flat Tailings. The EPA is seeking public input. Live PC Give PC update with Park City Community Foundation Programs Manager Ollie Wilder and Foundation chairman Mike Ruzek.

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