Kim Carson

Local News Hour - September 14, 2017

Sep 15, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Kim Carson has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Park City Planning Commission Chairman  Adam Strachan discusses last night’s meeting and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen has a look ahead at the week's events, including Autumn Aloft  and the final Park Silly Sunday market.

Local News Hour - August 3, 2017

Aug 3, 2017

On today’s program, Kathy Donnell , Park Naturalist with Utah State Parks has a monthly update. Summit County Council member Kim Carson recaps yesterday’s meeting.  Park City Mayoral Candidate Dana Williams and Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen with a look ahead at the week's events –including the Kimball Arts Festival information you need to know.

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. 

Park City Sustainability Department

Last week, members of the Summit County Council met to discuss ways to be more sustainable in Park City. We interviews Council Member Kim Carson on her thoughts after the meeting. Rick Brough has more.

The case of embattled Salt Lake County Recorder Gary Ott has made headlines as county officials express concern that Ott may no longer be mentally competent -- yet lack a clear avenue in Utah law to deal with an elected official who may be incapacitated. It's an issue that could face any local government. County Council member Kim Carson said the issue has been discussed on Capitol Hill. Rick Brough has more.

Local News Hour - June 22, 2017

Jun 22, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Kim Carson recaps yesterday’s meeting. Park City Fire Chief Paul Hewitt and new Fire Marshall, Mike Owens, have details on a farewell for Assistant Chief Scott Adams next week and how fire season looks, and the possible restrictions on campfires, fireworks this summer. Park City Summit County Arts Council Director Hadley Dynak and artist Jan Massimino who has helped produce the Summit Arts Showcase.

This Green Earth - June 20, 2017

Jun 20, 2017

In a move that will help protect one of the Southwest’s most iconic landscapes, the Bureau of Land Management recently decided to remove parcels of land residing at the door step of Zion National Park from a proposed September oil and gas lease sale.  David Nimkin is the Senior Southwest  Regional Director for The National Parks Conservation Association.  He joins Chris and Nell in the first part of the show to talk about the process and the results.

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 - April 27, 2017

Apr 27, 2017

On today’s program,, Summit County Council member Kim Carson reviews yesterday’s meeting. Park City Planning Commissioner Melissa Band discusses some of the issues at last night's meeting. Dave Bingham, weed supervisor from Summit County, has details on a weed abatement grant that can help homeowners in Park City area and Keith Lilly with Shepard of the Mountains Lutheran Church talks about the Community Hymn Sing on Sunday, April 30 with the new virtual organ.

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