Park City

Park City Council will get an update from the attorney for the Treasure Hill Development in  Thursday's meeting.  Last month, the city announced a preliminary agreement to buy down half the density of the yet to be finalized project.  Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City Council meets in regular session Thursday at 4:15pm.  The agenda includes a presentation on the city and county housing and nightly rental market.  They’ll hear from a short-term housing expert who’s worked in a number of other resort communities. Carolyn Murray has this: 

The Park City Police Department is concerned about a rash of vandalism incidents striking the city's paid parking system in the China Bridge Garage. Rich Brough has more:

The Park City Council approved a pilot program last fall for a night trail at City Park during the winter. KPCW’s Melissa Allison has more.

Park City Police Captain Retires

Dec 28, 2017
Leslie Thatcher

After 30 years in law enforcement here in Park City, one of the Police Departments 2 captains is retiring and moving to Montana. His last day is January 2nd.  Carolyn Murray has this. 

Sundance Film Festival 2018 Brings Changes

Dec 25, 2017

Sundance 2018 is less than a month away and the organizers are happy with the improved ticketing system they’ve put in place this year. There’s also a new theater venue being added along with some programming changes.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Water Projects Cost Less Than Expected

Dec 19, 2017

Park City water consumption has dropped since 2000 while the cost of getting that water to residences has increased.  More and more projects, electrical costs of pumping and new treatment facilities have quadrupled the base charges in the past decade.  Carolyn Murray has this:

It's been a long time in the works, and hundreds of thousands of dollars spent, but Park City met its target and rolled out the new downtown paid parking early Friday morning.  An unexpected problem emerged as people started using the new system:  it appears cell phones and the parking pay stubs don't get along very well.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update:

For more information on the parking changes, click here.

Park City Council Seat Opening in January

Dec 14, 2017

With the election of a sitting city council person to the mayor’s seat in November, the governing body now needs to find a replacement. Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City Mayor Jack Thomas will ask the city Planning Commission Wednesday if it's willing to freeze the Treasure Hill planning process, with no vote being taken on the current proposal, in order to explore an opportunity for Park City to acquire half of the density of Treasure Hill for $30 million. Here's the press release that was issued Tuesday: Treasure Hill Press Release.