transportation

Get Out Car
11:08 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Ways To Encourage People To Get Out Of Their Cars

Credit Utah Department of Transportation

Summit Council Member David Ure says he was happy to see a big turn out at last week's Transportation Forum - with people speaking out, he says,  who knew what they wanted.   More with Rick Brough.

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Transportation Plans
3:35 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

Public Weighs In On Transportation

A standing-roon-only crowd showed up at the Richins Services Building for a Tuesday afternoon transportation forum, organized by Summit County and Park City. The attendees got a chance to indicate their preferences on several options, and in public comment, talked about everything from roundabouts to the role of Vail Resorts. Rick Brough has more.

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Bias Against Park City
5:19 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Armstrong Criticizes Mountain Accord Of Agenda

Members of the Summit County Council are concerned about what's happening in the Mountain Accord process.

Talking to his colleagues Wednesday, Council Member Roger Armstrong spurred comments. He said that with time running out, the Accord discussions on transportation aren't getting down to brass tacks. More troubling, he said, Summit County is being treated as an afterthought, and it feels like the tenor of the meetings is tilting against a possible light rail up Parley's Canyon - but in favor of a rail up SAlt Lake's Cottonwood Canyon. Rick Brough has more.

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Council Talk
10:29 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Transportation Issues Always Big For Council

The Summit County Council has a short agenda Wednesday. But they are looking back at the recently-concluded Summit County Fair, and ahead, to the Mountain Accord regional planning program. Rick Brough has more. 

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Wasatach Front and Back
12:54 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Mountain Accord

The future of the Wasatch Front and Back is defined by how its economy, transportation, recreation and environment settle into harmony. At least that's how the Mountain Accord sees it. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Transportation Alternatives
3:41 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Nathan Rafferty Traveled to Europe Looking for Transportation Solutions

Ski Utah director Nathan Rafferty has made a couple of trips to Europe this summer looking for transportation solutions for mountain communities. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Local News
4:30 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Snyderville Planning Commission Discusses Transportation In Kimball Junction

The Snyderville Basin Planning Commission at its Tuesday meeting will examine the master transportation plans for Kimball Junction as well as adjacent counties. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Local News
4:20 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Costly Transporation Project Upsets Local Businesses

  Summit County is contemplating capital road projects costing up to $152 million in its Transportation Master Plan up to the year 2030. An Important part of paying for that is the Transportation Impact Fee set on new business in the Basin. But some businesses have been disgruntled about paying the fee. Rick Brough has more.

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Transportation
10:46 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

PC - SLC Bus Ridership Increases

Originally aired April 25, 2013.

After a lackluster start, bus service between Park City and Salt Lake has seen a boost in ridership – since the fare was cut and free transfers instituted.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this report.