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Local News
11:22 am
Mon July 14, 2014

Sharrows Are Planned For Streets Of Park City

Credit www.saltcycle.org

If you hadn't yet noticed, bicycles are everywhere in Park City, used for both recreation and commuting. If you're confused as a motorist or a cyclist about where bikes should be - Park City Municipal plans to make it a little more clear. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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PCMR VS Vail
2:11 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Park City Mayor Writes A Letter Looking For A Better Solution

Park City Municipal has sent a follow up correspondence to the CEO's of Vail Resorts and Powdr Corp, expressing support for a "broader resolution" to their legal dispute which would include an operational plan for the resort to remain open for the upcoming ski season. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Resort Battle
5:19 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

City Offers A Hand In Resolving Resort Legal Dispute

While Park City leaders have gone on record saying they don't have a dog in the fight between Park City Mountain Resort and Vail Resorts and Talisker, the reality is they do - and sent a letter to both parties last week offering to help them settle their legal disagreements for the good of the entire community. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Local News
3:31 pm
Wed June 4, 2014

Park City Council Raises The Mayor's Salary

With just 6 months on the job, Park City mayor Jack Thomas's salary could nearly double as the city council considers pay raises for both the mayor's office and themselves. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.   

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Resort Judgement
1:53 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Full Interview With Mayor And Manager

Mayor Jack Thomas and City Manager Diane Foster
Credit parkcity.org

The day after Third District Judge Ryan Harris delivered his judgment on nine motions in the PCMR versus Talisker/Vail lawsuit, Park City's Mayor Jack Thomas and City Manager Diane Foster came in to the KPCW studios to sit down with Lynn Ware Peek and discuss how this will affect the town and the area. Their full interview follows.

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Mayor Talks
11:51 am
Mon April 21, 2014

City Braces For Possible Loss Of Resort Taxes

Park City Mayor Jack Thomas says he's hopeful the battle between Park City Mountain Resort and Vail/Talisker will be resolved, and the city stands ready to weather the storm if a settlement threatens Park City's tax base. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Mayor Talks
10:54 am
Sat April 19, 2014

Book Brigade Will Return To Move Library

Moving the books out of the Park City Library to begin the $9 million renovation is no simple chore. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Arts & Culture
9:23 am
Tue February 4, 2014

Park City Stories - Jack Thomas

Skier Jack Thomas (doing the "cat out the window" trick), Jim Gaddis and Alf Engen
Credit Alf Engen Ski Museum

Park City’s new mayor Jack Thomas has deep roots in Park City.  His grandparents were married here and he starting coming up to stay at his Great Aunt Mame’s house at 39 King Road in the 1950s’.  As a lifelong skier, he used to ski race in high school and participated in the Knudson Cup.  In this week’s Park City Story, Thomas takes a look back at his last ski race he competed in.

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New Mayor
3:47 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Jack Thomas Sworn In As Park City's New Mayor

Jack Thomas swears in as the new mayor of Park City.

Park City's New Mayor, Jack Thomas was inaugurated before a standing room only crowd Monday evening. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Mayor Dana Williams
1:46 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Several Hundred People Attend Open House for Mayor Dana Williams

Several hundred people showed up for a community open house for outgoing Park City Mayor Dana Williams Wednesday afternoon to thank the major for his 12 years of service - although the Mayor retains his office until early January. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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