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The Park City Council got a lot of public input last week on the notion of Vail Resorts’ efforts to trademark the name “Park City.” The council says now that they’ve heard from both Vail and the public, they’ve got more to study before taking a stance.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

A representative for Sweeney’s Treasure Hill proposal on Wednesday presented the history of the project, talked about the vested development rights, then gave a thinly veiled threat, which didn’t bode well with some of the over 100 members of the public who attended the Park City Planning Commission meeting.  .  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Host Leslie Thatcher welcomes today's guests to the morning news hour: 

  • Summit County staff planner Sean Lewis will talk about Tuesday's Snyderville Planning Commission meeting.
  • The Preserve at Newpark is proposing to build eight (8) townhomes adjacent to the Sun Calendar Plaza and Amphitheater. Brian Richards from Mountain Town Music and Rick Tichman, President of the New Park Hotel's HOA Board are concerned it doesn't conform with what was originally approved.
  • Paul Askins will be in to review the Heber Valley Concerts in the Park series.

In MA MA, Penelope Cruz stars as a young woman experiencing a sequence of tragedies and miracles that change her life and the lives of all around her. Here's Barb Bretz with this week's Friday Film Review. 

  John and Jude welcome Singer Songwriter Rob Harmon to the program.  Rob performs live in studio. The second guests on the program are Jason Dyer and Alex Mietcen  who bring us up to date on Olympic Day which takes place June 15th and 16th. And finally, Rick Brough talks about the entire summer blockbuster movie season coming our way.

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  Parking in Old Town will get more expensive, but the upside is parking will likely be available when you visit Old Town thanks to a new concept that will give people a choice about where and when to park. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Vail Resorts does not intend to withdraw its application for the trademark of the words Park City, but company officials hope that after Thursday's discussion with the Park City council, the community will better understand why they're doing what they're doing.   KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more:

Here is the complete interview with Bill Rock and Kristin Williams from The Local News Hour with Leslie Thatcher on Thursday, June 9, 2016:

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More than 70 people turned out at the city council meeting in Park City Thursday night.   Most were there for the public hearing regarding Vail's application to trademark the name Park City.  KPCW's Renai Bodley was there:

City councilman Andy Beerman made a surpirse announcement at Thursday night's city council meeting.  A winter sports trade association is moving to Utah and making Park City its home.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more: 

Click here to read the announcement from the Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development.

Click here to go to SnowSports Industries America's webpage.

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With the departure of director Rena Jordan from Basin Recreation last month, the recruitment for her replacement is underway. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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