Summit County

utahschoolboard.utah.gov

In a brief special meeting Monday, the Summit County Council named chief civil attorney Dave Thomas as acting County Attorney, following the death of Robert Hilder who served in that position. Thomas will stay in that position until Hilder's replacement is appointed. Rick Brough hast more.

Among the transit projects being planned this year, Summit County and UDOT are contemplating a park-n-ride lot off Interstate 80, a short distance west of Kimball Junction. Rick Brough has details.

It’s time to clean out those half empty bottles of fertilizer, old gas containers and cans of shellac from your storage areas. Bring them to the biannual Hazardous Waste Collection this Saturday in the Canyons  parking lot.  Carolyn Murray has the details. 

KPCW

State Representative Tim Quinn (R) represents Park City, not not the rural and most republican areas of Summit County. Nevertheless, he dropped into the recent Summit County GOP convention with a report on the legislative session. Rick Brough has more.

Robert Hilder Family

A memorial service has been scheduled for Summit County Attorney and retired Judge Robert Hilder, who passed away April 27th. - Rick Brough has more.

Leslie Thatcher

The Summit County Republican Party elected a new slate of officers at their organizing convention Thursday night. Rick Brough was there and has this report.

Young Artists Applications Due May 14th

Apr 27, 2017

Serious artists between the ages of 13 to 18, are encouraged to apply to the Kimball Art Center's Young Artists Program. The deadline is coming up and Carolyn Murray has the details.

KPCW

Summit County Attorney Robert Hilder has died.    The Summit County Council released the following  statement Wednesday evening:  

"It is with sadness we announce the passing of Summit County Attorney Robert Hilder to cancer.  Robert was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in early February and succumbed to the disease earlier today.  Robert was a true public servant and represented the citizens of Summit County with exceptional knowledge and resolve.  Our heartfelt condolences go out to his family in this very sad time."

A 57 million dollar school bond may be on November’s ballot for those living in the South Summit School District. They project 33 percent growth over the next five years and are nearly at capacity with their current student population.

Carolyn Murray reports:

Growth Strains South Summit School District

Apr 26, 2017

Thirty three percent growth is projected for the South Summit School District in the next 5 years.  It’s straining their facilities and increasing their class sizes.   Carolyn Murray reports:

Pages