Wasatch Range

Mountain Accord

Feb 18, 2014

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.

County Council member David Ure said he's not calling for panic.  But the snow pack and water situation for the Wasatch heading into the warm months is pretty scary.  Ure presented a report to fellow Council members on Wednesday.  Rick Brough has more.

The Wasatch Summit Group is just getting launched. It's first paid staffer, Laynee Jones, said they're thinking long-term and working on environmental, transportation and watershed solutions for the Wasatch Range. Rick Brough has more. 

A physicians group is pushing to ban wood-burning year-round, saying that's a major contributor to pollution along the Wasatch Range. Spokesman Dr. Brian Moench says that the Park City area is involved too. Rick Brough has more.