Wasatch County

Heber, Midway and Wasatch County

Both the Republican and Democratic State conventions were held this past weekend.  It’s going to be a lively election season with the special election to fill the vacancy in the District 3 Congressional seat.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Heber Has Active Political Season

Jun 15, 2017

With candidate filing windows closed, Heber City has plenty of candidates interested in running for the Mayors seat and for the 2 open council seats.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The Wasatch County Council last week took the first steps to put an open space bond election before voters, but first wants to engage the now-defunct open space committee before committing to anything.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more:  

Bonanza Flat Purchase Soon to Be Completed

Jun 12, 2017
Bonanza Flat-Utah Open Lands Photo

“Funds are Still Needed but Park City Won’t Turn It’s Back on Bonanza Flat” reads the message in the Park City Municipal’s press release on Monday. Thirty five hundred individuals and dozens of business, non-profit and municipal entities have chipped in.  Carolyn Murray has more: 

Salt Lake County Reconsiders Bonanza Flat Contribution

Jun 7, 2017

The Salt Lake County Council has reconsidered and will chip in money to save Bonanza Flat after all.  Following a contentious debate Tuesday, the council voted for a second time on the funding, and in a 5 to 2 vote, agreed to contribute $1.5M to the effort.

Carolyn Murray has more:  

Planned Parenthood Closes Heber Office

Jun 1, 2017

Planned Parenthood is closing the Heber office effective June first.  They’ve struggled to maintain their services there since their provider retired a couple of years ago. Carolyn Murray has more on this:

The likely buyer of the Mayflower property has revealed details of its plan for a new ski village off of Highway 40 on the east side of Deer Valley.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:  

As more condominiums and townhomes spring up along Highway 248 in Wasatch County, another town considers raising the density within its boundaries.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:

There are two competitors for the site of a new luxury hotel the Military Installation Development Authority wants to build near Deer Valley.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:  

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