Pat Putt

Over the past week, some neighbors in the Trailside neighborhood have complained about a hillside excavation of a single family home in Highland Estates. But in response, Summit County Development Director says a lot of thought went into the approval. Despite the impression given by some critics, Pat Putt says his department isn't throwing building permits out the window. Rick Brough has more.

On today's program, Charlie Sturgis from Mountain Trails Foundation has the latest on the WOW Trail under construction. Summit County Community Development Director Patt Putt and Manager Tom Fisher respond to the controversy about the house excavation in the Highland Estates/Trailside area. Park City Council Member Cindy Matsumoto updates us on Thursday's City Council meeting.

About 200 people showed up Tuesday night for a Snyderville Planning Commission hearing on Phase II of the General Plan.  Most of the crowd gave an energetic thumbs-down to a proposal to jack up the density on an approved commercial area in Jeremy Ranch. And they opposed designating their neighborhood as a Receiving Area for Mixed-Use density under the General Plan. Rick Brough has more.

Summit County planners want to hear from locals Tuesday afternoon about the future of transportation and the best options for dealing with it. A transportation forum will be held, 4 to 6 p.m., at the Richins Service Building. Rick Brough has more.

With few items on its agenda, a significant topic for Snyderville Planning Commission Tuesday night is a preliminary effort to, again, develop a parcel on Rasmussen Road near Jeremy Elementary. Rick Brough has more.

Tour Of Utah Proved Successful

Aug 20, 2014
Cindy Kaiser

Nearly two weeks after the Tour of Utah passed through Summit County, leaders from the Kamas area say it was a well-run event.  That's an improvement over the last summer, when East Side mayors voiced some heartburn over the impact of bike races.

Boyer Tech Park Update

Jan 27, 2014

An update on the Boyer Tech Park at Kimball Junction is the first item for the Snyderville Planning Commission in their regular meeting Tuesday. Rick Brough has more.

Summit County is likely at a turning point, in terms of its air pollution issue - according to the county's Health Director, Rich Bullough. Rick Brough has more. 

Summit County's Development Director Pat Putt says that taking in a new administrator was a very important hire for him. And he's happy that Peter Barnes, a former private architect/designer in Park City, is in that position. Rick Brough has more.

Park City and Summit County have always been inextricably linked, but in recent efforts of both entities, collaboration is taking on a purposefully designed mechanism called the Greater Park City Compact. Lynn Ware Peek has more.