The Summit County Council is scheduled to hold a hearing next week, Wednesday, August 14th, on two proposed tax increases. But County Manager Bob Jasper says nevertheless that in several neighborhoods of the county, the total tax bill, in dollar and cents, is less than the previous year. Rick Brough has more.
Park City and Summit County have always been inextricably linked, but in recent efforts of both entities, collaboration is taking on a purposefully designed mechanism called the Greater Park City Compact. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The Summit County held the second of their hearings on Neighborhood Plans in the Snyderville General Plan - and drew their largest audience so far, 10 people.
The Neighborhoods discussed were north of Interstate-80. The Council heard about a historic ranch property. And two property representatives said they need help to spur development proposals. Rick Brough has more.
Earlier this month, Adam Swapp was paroled from prison, after 25 years in confinement for dynamiting a Kamas LDS stake center, and leading a standoff at a compound near Marion that led to the death of a corrections officer. The news caught the attention of Summit County officials. Rick Brough has more.
Summit County deputies are not reporting as many fire incidents as last year, but in recent days they responded to separate reports of recreationists dangerously mis-using firearms - and fireworks. Rick Brough has more.
The acquisition of open space is not a new idea to Park City and Summit County - and it remains one of their top priorities. Leaders say that open space both defines the Park City area and provides an economic engine for the area. Lynn Ware Peek has more.