Summit County Council

Summit County's new economic development director, Jeff Jones, has been on the job for about a week, and he took time to introduce himself on KPCW. Rick Brough has more.

The Summit County Council, meeting on Wednesday with representatives of UDOT, will discuss several road projects. One of those is a Highway 40 underpass that hopefully will be a boon for pedestrians and wildlife. Rick Brough has more.

The Summit County Council is meeting Wednesday with its Task Force on Animal Control and looking at three possible plans for off-leash dogs. Rick Brough has more.

Among the items on a busy agenda Wednesday, the Summit County Council will discuss if they want to ask voters in the Basin to approve a new Open Space and Recreation Bond. Rick Brough has more.

As we've reported, the Summit County Council this week ruled against an appeal from the Canyons Resort for their proposed ski maintenance - after several hours of dicussion about planning code, zoning maps, and legal nuances.
The meeting also had some sharp comments from attorneys and planners on both sides.

County Council Member Claudia McMullin said that Thursday, she and her colleagues spent a long time on an appeal over the Canyons Resort's proposed new ski maintenance building. But she said they came to the right conclusion. Rick Brough has more.

The Summit County Council Wednesday unanimously voted to deny an appeal from Canyons Resort on their proposed new ski maintenance building. But while the Council upheld the verdict of County Manager Bob Jasper, turning down the building site plan, they didn't entirely agree with his conclusions and findings. Rick Brough has more.

Among the items for Summit County Council tomorrow, they will hear an appeal from an affiliate of Canyons Resort, concerning a detail in their proposed ski maintenance building - although the entire building plan has received a denial, at the point, from County Manager Bob Jasper. Rick Brough has more.

Summit County Manager Bob Jasper has signed an Administrative Amendment to the Boyer Tech Park's Development Agreement. He told KPCW Tuesday he hasn't seen any appeals filed at this point for that decision, which prompted some discussion from County Council this week. Rick Brough has more.

After a string of light agendas, the Summit County Council is going back to work Wednesday, with a lengthy list of items including an appeal of a development approval, and another major project asking for some amendments. Rick Brough has more.