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A request by Karl Malone car dealership to turn a residential property into a parking lot was continued by the Heber City Planning Commission last week.  KPCW’s Renai Bodley has the story:

The Park City Council will be asked this week to approve a vendor contract that will get the new parking management program rolling, with an estimated implementation date of June 1st. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

PC Unidos and Latino Community Debrief Following Election

Dec 12, 2016
PC Unidos

PC Unidos reached out to the local Latino community Friday to answer questions and debunk myths that have developed after the November presidential election. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

A sequel to Al Gore's environmental documentary "An Inconvenient Truth" will kick off the 2017 Sundance Film Festival — 11 years after the original film debuted in Park City. Rick Brough has more.

For the past 30 years, teachers in the Park City School District have been awarded grants from the Park City Education Foundation. Due to a generous donation this year, the Foundation was able to award ten more grants. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

With the changing of the season comes the annual transit shift to a full winter schedule. However, this year's schedule brought unexpected changes on the Prospector bus route, invoking an uproar from neighborhood residents. While city officials thought a quick and temporary solution would appease them, it's had quite the opposite effect. "Not so fast!" — KPCW's Melissa Allison has the story.

The Utah Public Service Commission has suspended Rocky Mountain Power's net metering proposal on the same day as the deadline for solar rooftop applications to be submitted in order to be grandfathered under the lower rate.  

The Park Silly Sunday Market recently renewed its contract with Park City for one year, though organizers would have preferred a longer term.

Silly Market director Kate McChesney talked about the current climate of concern of too many events in town. Rick Brough has the story.

The Park City council provided some direction in the fight over rooftop solar energy with Rocky Mountain Power. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

Park City Heights

There is light at the end of the tunnel for future homeowners in the long-delayed Park City Heights affordable housing project. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

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