Park City School District

The Park City School Board at its Tuesday meeting, the final meeting before its final vote on putting a bond on the November ballot, came to agreement on how much the community will be asked to pay to upgrade facilities and create more space for its student population. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City School District spent about $13,000 to gauge the support for a multi-million dollar bond. The final results of the survey will be presented at Tuesday's school board meeting. Leslie Thatcher reports on some of the raw data.

The Park City Board of Education has another week to define a future master plan and how much it will cost to implement it. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Planner Ray Milliner to talk about tomorrow's Snyderville Planning Commission meeting which includes a three-hour meeting with the EPA to discuss the Lower Silver Creek tailings. Park City Superintendent of Schools Ember Conley previews Tuesday's school board meeting in which the board will prioritize its master plan projects. Robert Lazzaroni talk about his new appointment as Nordic Program director for USSA and Grammy award winning trumpeter Chris Botti talks about his his upcoming show at Deer Valley.

A number of documents pertaining to the Park City School District's master planning and bond election survey have been posted.  You can find out more by clicking on these links:

Preliminary Data of Bond Survey

VCBO Draft Master Plan

On today's program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Robert Grow - the CEO of Envision Utah with the first of the results from this spring's survey of nearly 53,000 Utahns. Sandy Cho from the Utah Olympic Park and two local climbers talk about this week's Psicobloc Competition with a cash purse of $20k. Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez has the latest about Hilary Clinton's visit to Park City. Superintendent Ember Conley has released her recommendation about how the  school board should move forward with master planning.

Park City School District

Following the third and final public input session before the Park City School District Master Planning Committee, the committee's co-chairmen say they will be able to make a recommendation - and will have a better handle on the costs by mid-August. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City Schools Superintendent Ember Conley and new School Board Member Phil Kaplan about the latest with the Master Plan. The final public input session will happen on Tuesday, July 21st 6 pm at PCHS Lecture Hall. Assistant Summit County Manger Anita Lewis and Public Works Director Derek Radke preview the Summit County Council agenda including an update on the transportation master plan.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with the CEO and Founder of Emerald Data Solutions Ari Ioannides and Grant Smith, the Technology Coordinator of the Avondale Arizona Elementary School District about a new Park City School District program to teach computer coding.  Mayor Jack Thomas discusses the future of the planning department now that Acting Director Kayla Sintz has resigned. Assistant Park City manager Matt Dias reviews the agenda for Thursday's City Council meeting.

School may be over for the summer but Utah's science and math teachers were back at work attending the state's STEM Best Practices Conference. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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