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Park City Government
7:49 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Council Approves Round Valley Annexation Petition

Originally aired March 22, 2013.

Portions of Round Valley just got a step closer to being annexed from the county into Park City.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Government
7:47 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Council Discusses Ban on Plastic Bags

Originally aired March 22, 2013.

Following what many cities nationwide have instituted and reopening an earlier discussion, Park City Council discusses a ban on single use plastic bags.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Summit County Government
7:28 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Don Sargent Resigns

Originally aired March 20. 2013.

Summit County's Community Development Director Don Sargent has resigned his position and will leave as of May 1st.  He told KPCW he's moving on for a variety of reasons, but said one major factor is that the sometimes-bruising politics of growth and development in the county have made him and his staff a constant target.    Rick Brough has more.

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Ski Link
7:27 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Ski Link Forum Takes Heat

Originally aired March 2, 2013.

A forum held to examine the pros and cons of Ski Link filled up the pews Thursday nightat St. Luke's Episcopal Church.   It was the latest session hosted by the Project for a Deeper Understanding, along with St. Luke's and the Sunrise Rotary.   Rick Brough has more.

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Park City Government
7:20 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Soils Commission Discusses Policy Questions

Originally aired March 11, 2013.

Members of the Blue Ribbon Soils Advisory Commission are unanimous that a community-based solution is necessary to deal with Park city's mining past.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update.

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Summit County
7:12 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Sheriff Sets New Policy For Alarms

Originally aired March 12, 2013.

Hoping to be more efficient and cut down on wasted time, County Sheriff Dave Edmunds is planning a new policy of responding just to verified calls from private alarms.  Rick Brough has more.

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Health
7:03 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

County Health Department Affected By Sequester

Originally aired March 12, 2013.

Summit County Health Director Rich Bullough said a number of his programs will take a hit from sequestration, and other spending cuts in Washington. But he said by making some adjustments, and by continuing to be frugal, they can still provide services.  Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County
6:53 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Taser Used In Altercation

Originally aired March 11, 2013.

The Summit County Sheriff's Department is reporting that officers used a Taser on an intoxicated suspect who resisted arrest and assaulted three deputies Thursday night.   Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Government
6:51 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

County Council Talk Economic Development

Originally aired March 8, 2013.

The Summit County Council has made "economic development" one of their top priorities for the future.     But Council Member Claudia McMullin says it's her perception the county has set up some obstacles for development, such as its planning code.    Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Government
6:47 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

County Council Talks About A Snyderville City

Originally aired March 8, 2013.

The Summit County Council on Wednesday pondered how much they should do to study the idea of incorporating Snyderville.  The Council members ultimately decided to schedule a briefing from the County Attorney's office, and see if any public interest emerges.  Rick Brough has more.

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