Park City

Park City Hopes to Break Shotski World Record

Oct 2, 2017
Park City Rotary

Park City holds the second annual shot ski event coming October 14th.  The Sunrise Rotary, sponsoring the fundraiser, hopes to line 1250 participants up and down Main Street.  It’s not just about fundraising.    Carolyn Murray has more:   

 

The Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation representatives believe the Winter Olympics should return to SLC and they’re looking at the 2026 or 2030 games as potential dates.  The argument is the infrastructure is all in place and it won’t cost tax payers a thing. Carolyn Murray has more:

Deer Valley Sale Still Not Final

Sep 28, 2017
Deer Valley Ski Resort

 The Deer Valley sale to the KSL and Crown Family partnership isn’t final yet.  The purchasing group still hasn’t settled on a name and the president of Deer Valley says nothing will change as they prepare for the coming ski season.    Carolyn Murray has more. 

Ski Magazine Rates Deer Valley Number 1

Sep 28, 2017
Deer Valley Ski Resort

The annual Ski Magazine Readers Survey once again rates Deer Valley number one.  It’s been several years since holding the top spot and the head of the company says it’s no lie that number one is more fun.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Resignations Impact "Experience" on School Board

Sep 27, 2017
Park City School District

Two Park City School Board Presidents have resigned in the past 4 months.  Longevity on the board is dwindling with the longest serving member   only 2 years and 9 months into her term.  Carolyn Murray has more on this.

Utah State Board Of Education

The State of Utah released the Sage Test Scores earlier this week and school leaders weren’t surprised to see one of Park City schools receive a failing grade.    Carolyn Murray has this:  

Park City School District

On this year anniversary of the deaths of two Park City 8th graders, significant changes have occurred in the Park City School District. In a recent presentation to the Park City Rotary Club, District Superintendent Ember Conley highlighted the lessons learned and the efforts being made to address mental health and substance abuse.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Second School Board Resignation in 8 Months

Sep 22, 2017
Julie Eihausen

Even though one school board member says it’s not unusual to see a lot of change in school board leadership, the President of the Board, Julie Eihausen disagrees.  She surprised many with her resignation at Tuesday’s meeting effective September 30th and will resign the seat all together in February, 11 months shy of her full term.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

5000 Pounds of Green Waste Diverted From Landfill

Sep 20, 2017

Park City Compost has been in operation for about four years.  They accept yard waste from landscaping companies and pre-consumer food scraps from commercial kitchens.  Carolyn Murray has more on this: 

Park City School District

Along with other safety measures, the School Board voted unanimously in favor of perimeter fencing for three of Park City’s Elementary schools. Wellness program updates and adopting a new teacher evaluation system were also discussed at Tuesday’s meeting.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

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