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Vail Resorts announce their goal to reach zero net operating footprint by 2030. They delivered the message to their employees in a special corporate wide meeting.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Deerfield Media Completes Purchase of PCTV

Jul 25, 2017
Keefe Pulley

PCTV has been broadcasting for the past 30 years out of Park City even though the bulk of their viewers are along the Wasatch Front, says new General Manager, Keefe Pulley.

On today's program, Melissa Etheridge has details on her upcoming performance at Deer Valley on Thursday.  Summit County Investigator Christina Sally has details on registering for Camp Safety which is held August  14 - 18 and Snyderville Basin Recreation Director Brian Hanton and Trails and Open Space Manager Bob Radke are in with a monthly update.

Park City E Bike Share is First in the United States

Jul 19, 2017
Claire Wiley for PCMC

Park City is first in the United States to have a 100 percent electric bike program.  It kicked off Wednesday with a Golden Spoke Event at the McPolin Barn on Highway 224. 

Carolyn Murray rode along for this story:

Park City Rotary Gives $125,000 to Local Youth Causes

Jul 19, 2017
PC Tots Website

The Park City Rotary gave 125,000 dollars to three local youth oriented non-profits.  The method was unique for the Rotary because their grants are usually smaller and distributed to diverse causes.  Carolyn Murray has more on this.

It’s always newsworthy when Utah’s Mountains experience a snow year like 2017.  Even with the above average snow pack and potential of flooding, mother-nature offered up some unique conditions that filled northern Utah reservoirs.  Carolyn Murray has this update.

Park City School District

Park City Board of Education meets in a special regular session on Tuesday at 4 o’clock.  Top on the agenda  is making a decision on the hiring of a new Trailside Elementary Principal.  They’re also hoping to finalize a schedule for a “listening tour” to gather public input on the proposed capital school bond.  Carolyn Murray has more:

McPolin Barn courtesy of Trip Advisor

Summer events and new transportation services are coming to Summit County and the basin this next week.  Carolyn Murray has the story on all the activities. 

County Councilors decided on a new planning commissioner to replace Colin DeFord, who resigned his seat last month.  Some other items on the agenda included budget overruns, public land code, noxious weeds and transportation planning.

On June 6th, business leaders and classroom teachers filed the Teacher and Student Success Act with the Lt. Governor’s office.  This launches a ballot initiative to raise taxes to raise per pupil school funding. Carolyn Murray has more:

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