Summit County Council

Leslie Thatcher

Marion businessman Sean Wharton plans to file for an open seat on the Summit County Council, but says he's leaving his options open as to which seat he'll be running for. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Development Director Pat Putt and Personnel Director Brian Bellamy; Colin Deford, who is running for Summit County Council; Kyle Oram who talks about solar panel installation; and Rick Rea, Artistic Director of Ziegfeld Theatre Company about Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Managing Editor of utahpolicy.com Bryan Schott; Sean Wharton, a candidate for the Summit County Council and Tom Kelly with USSA.

Leslie Thatcher

On March 11th, the filing window opens for county and state races. And there's at least one Republican challenger running for House District 53, which represents most of Summit County.  Rick Brough has more on the candidacy of Woodland resident Seth Winterton.

SC Council Considers Pay Raise

Mar 4, 2016
Summit County

The Summit County Council has scheduled a discussion to possible increase their salaries starting in 2017. The council's review of compensation Wednesday was expected to be a routine item. But it took an unexpected turn, when the one retiring council member said she's always thought the council salaries were too low and need to be higher to attract good candidates. Rick Brough has more.

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Utah Park Naturalist Kathy Donnell; Summit County Council Member Tal Adair; Woodland resident Seth Winterton who will be running for House District 53 and Artistic Director Bill T. Jones.

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with the Director of the Summit Land Conservancy Cheryl Fox; Summit County Manager Tom Fisher; Park City Recreation Manager Ken Fisher and Project Manager Mark Vlasic with Landmark Design; and Tracy Mullen, Director of Sales and Marketing for the DeJoria Center at High Star Ranch.

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  The Summit County Council isn't meeting this week.  But after the break, they will continue looking at short-range and long-range transit improvements.  The council, which wrapped up a series of staff reports last week, is planning to set up a subcommittee to grapple with the issues.  KPCW's Rick Brough has more:

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council Member Claudia McMullin; Randall Julander, Utah Snow Survey supervisor has the latest about the snowpack situation and this month's YSA report features Heather Sims with Get Out and Play as well as Patrick Fannon from Switchback Sports.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Manager Tom Fisher; Summit Community Power Works Project Manager Mary Christa Smith has information  about a bulk-buy purchase of smart thermostats; Recycle Utah director Insa Riepen has her monthly update and Chris Haslock with Team Park City United has the latest results from the Youth Olympic Games in Norway.

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