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11:50 am
Thu August 15, 2013

U-Haul Car Share Program

The U-Haul Car Share Program that the city instituted nearly a year ago is slow to catch on.  Yet the City remains hopeful, saying it's user-friendly and a great alternative for someone who either doesn't own a car, or who owns a small car and needs to haul something in a big truck. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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11:48 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Counties & Cities Meet Together For Planning

A joint meeting between all the government officials and planning staffs from Park City, Heber City, Summit and Wasatch Counties was held earlier this week and was the first in what will likely be many over the coming months. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
11:47 am
Thu August 15, 2013

St. Mary's of the Assumption Celebrates Anniversary

In celebration of the 132nd year anniversary of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church, a procession was held on Sunday, from St. Mary's in Old Town to the newer church at White Pine Canyon Road. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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11:44 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Aaron Alford Death

Park City High assistant football coach and newly hired Park City School district athletic director, Aaron Alford died after collapsing at the school district offices this morning (Monday morning). Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
11:43 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Early Voting

Early voting in Park City concluded Friday afternoon. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Rockport Estate Fire
11:41 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Frustrated Resident Arrested After Running Barricade Second Time

The Promontory neighborhood looks clearer on Thursday morning, but evacuation orders are still in effect until at least 6PM Thursday.
Credit Rod Riley

A resident in the area ravaged by the Rockport 5 fire was arrested Wednesday for running through the evacuation barricade set up by Summit County Sheriff deputies.

Due to the fire near Wanship, portions of Promontory Ranch, Rockport Estates and Bridge Hollow have been evacuated and closed.

A press release from the Summit County Sheriff’s Office says that 74-year-old Robert Wiener was arrested after his second attempt to run the barricade.

Wiener first violated the closure Tuesday  night, and he was warned he would be arrested if he tried it again.

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Local News
11:04 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Affordable Housing For Middle Class

A group tasked with creating housing solutions for Park City's middle class will present their recommendations at a Park City Council study session this afternoon at 3:20pm. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
11:02 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Affordable Housing On City Council Agenda

Affordable housing, senior services, and recreation priorities are all issues being addressed at this week's Park City Council meeting. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
10:58 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Net Negative Carbon Community

A grant has been provided to the Park City Community Foundation with the aim of turning Park City into a "net-negative carbon community." Rick Brough has more.

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10:56 am
Thu August 15, 2013

City Council Discusses Proposed Tax Increases

Although proposed tax increases are the major item for Wednesday's City Council session, they're looking at a variety of other items from re-usable bags to possible amendments for the Council's governmental format. Rick Brough has more.

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