Alison Butz

In today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Alison Butz, director of the Historic Park City Alliance.  They discuss what could be a record season for Main Street businesses and what to do about the lack of parking as Main Street sees increasing growth.

'Transportation's Uncomfortable Choices' was the topic for Thursday night's public panel discuss and forum, hosted by the Project for a Deeper Understanding. Moderated by former Summit County Commissioner and KPCW Board President Bob Richer lead the panel into a discussion of options and plans involving transportation into and around Summit County.

Panelists included:

The Historic Park City alliance urges locals to visit Old Town during the Sundance Film Festival, saying there's plenty to do and see.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The 45th annual Park City Kimball Arts Festival takes place again this weekend. Along with the throngs of visitors to Old Town comes the need-to-know items for those who live and work in Old Town. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

If you haven't yet heard about your chance to win $500 from the city and Historic Park City Alliance AND you're an Old Town employee - it's time to sign up as your chances are good. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

If you work in Old Town on Friday and Saturday nights, you may stand to win some cash for simply riding the bus to work instead of driving. It's a pilot program designed to create more parking for those who spend money on Main Street. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

When it's spring in Park City, it's a time for restaurants and other businesses in Old Town to reboot and get ready for the summer - but stay tuned because it's also the time of year for great deals and fun local activities. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Some of the alcoholic beverage activity on Main Street has raised the eyebrows of the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Old Town has seen its share of construction over the last year, and it's not going away yet.  From the Main Street Mall to the city's Main Street improvements, Main Street businesses are feeling the impacts of being in a construction zone.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Prospector Square Property Owners' Association has a new director who will share time between Prospector and Main Street, since she's also the director of the Historic Park City Alliance. Lynn Ware Peek has more.