Park City Council

PC Council Member Matsumoto Won't Run for Re-election

Apr 26, 2017
Park City Municipal Corp.

The deadline to declare your candidacy for a seat on the Park City Council or to run for Mayor is coming up.l The filing period runs jUn 1 - 7 and there will be at least one open seat on the council since Cindy Matsumoto will not be running for re-election. Melissa Allison has more.

Park City officials won't talk until tomorrow, but they have noticed an agenda item for Thursday's city council meeting that the city council will consider a purchase option for Bonanza Flat.  

The proposed purchase price is $38 million. City residents in November agreed to bond for $25 million of that. In a media advisory from Community Engagement Manager Linda Jager, representatives from Park City Council, Summit County Council, and several leading land conservation non-profits will provide a media briefing at 2 pm at the entrance to Park City Hall Thursday.

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Park City Council has a new way to get the public involved in city politics, but there may be a slight legal snag in their outreach project.   The issue involves how many council members participate.  If there are more than two members present, the gathering could violate Utah's Open Meetings Act.  That was the case January 3, 2017, at the "Apres With Council" meeting at Old Town Cellars, when all but one council member addressed the crowd.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more:

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Members of the Park City Council are meeting with interested residents this (Tuesday) afternoon at Old Town Cellars. Apres with Council is an opportunity to chat informally with members of the council after Park City issues and initiatives. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Treasure Hill Meeting Draws Huge Crowds

Dec 14, 2016

The Park City Council Chamber was packed — standing-room only last night as the Planning Commission held its regularly scheduled meeting. The draw? Treasure Hill. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

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.

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

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Lauren Beheshti about the Good Neighbors program. Park City Council Member Tim Henny has a recap of Thursday's city council meeting. Rob Timemrman has details about the Communities That Care program that Park city is joining and Doug Nagie and Abby Stove talk about starting up a University of Utah Chapter of SDS – Students for a Democratic Society.

On today's show, host Renai Bodley talks to Utah Representative Rob Bishop about this week's congressional hearing on his Public Lands Initiative.  Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan talks about the public tour of the Treasure Hill development site.  Park City Councilwoman Cindy Matsumoto gives an update on last night's meeting where council discussed the Library Field and the Special Events Advisory Committee.  Grammy winner Sting talks about why he picked Utah audiences to be the first to see his Broadway show after it left the Great White Way.

Leslie Thatcher

In their first discussion about a proposed $25 million bond to buy the Bonanza Flat open space, the comments from Park City Council generally supported putting the question to the voters on November 8th. They also heard there's at least one other player interested in the land - an international developer of private resorts. Rick Brough has more.

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