Park City School Board


Park City School Board member Phil Kaplan  reviews Tuesday's school board meeting, including the discussion about the school lunch program. Park City Municipal's Special Events Director Jenny Diersen and Transportation Manager Alfred Knotts, and Sundance Film Festival's Transportation Manager Davis Schoenfeld  talk about transportation preparations for Sundance.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City School Board Members Nancy Garrison and Julie Eihausen; Assistant Park City Manager Matt Dias and Economic Development Manager Jonathan Weidenhammer and Aimee Preston, Tom Eastwood and Leah Lange are the guests on this month's Youth Sports Alliance update.

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With traffic congestion on the forefront of concerns in Park City, is it acceptable to have very few students on a school bus that could fit dozens more  – simply due to school district policy?  One community member says let the kids ride the bus and get more cars off the road.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The $56 million dollar school bond suffered a decisive defeat in Tuesday’s election.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City school board held its final bond hearing Tuesday evening – hearing both the pro-bond and anti-bond comments and questions before voters go to the polls to decide on a $56 million bond proposal.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Project for Deeper Understanding on Tuesday hosted a forum on the Park City School Bond – hearing from both sides of the issue.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

At Tuesday’s Park City school board meeting, the board paused for a moment of silence to recognize Sam Jackenthal who passed away last week. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

ON today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to School Board Members Julie Eihausen and Phil Kaplan about the $56 million dollar bond and timeline for construction. Park City Manger Diane Foster and Planning Director Bruce Erickson discuss some of the agenda items for Thursday's City Council meeting, including a new amended plat for the Alice Claim project, which puts the houses into the gully instead of the hillside and members of a new group Citizens for Better Education, Jim Tedford and Ali Zeisler talk about why they can't support the $56 million school bond.

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City School Board members Tania Knauer and Julie Eihausen following Tuesday's night first public hearing on the $56 million bond. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Budget Manager Nate Rockwood review items on Thursday's city council meeting, including plans to add a line item to the budget for historic preservation.

With no known anti-school bond organization,  the Park City School District's website only offers information in favor of the $56 million bond. District officials say it's too late to add anything that would try to defeat the bond. Leslie Thatcher has more.