Paul Hewitt

Reduced Energy Consumption
12:49 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Fire District Funded To Make Buildings More Energy Efficient

Since 2013, the Park City Fire District has taken steps to make its 10 buildings more energy efficient.  Now, with a grant awarded to the fire district by Rocky Mountain Power's Blue Sky program, it can further those goals.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
2:05 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Hewitt Talks About This Year's Ban Of Fireworks

Based on the recommendation of Park City fire chief Paul Hewitt, its emergency manager and police chief, the Park City council last week banned the use of personal fireworks. While Hewitt says he's a fan of fireworks, he doesn't think it's worth the risk. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Holiday Safety
10:52 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Avoid Fires During Christmastime

Christmas celebrations are in full swing, but the Park City Fire District is advising you to be careful, so the merriment isn't interrupted by a major blaze. Rick Brough has more.

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Fire District
5:18 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Fire District Became Busier And Buffer In 2013

Looking back over the past year, Park City Fire District Chief Paul Hewitt said they've made strides on acquiring resources to serve the public and deal with emergencies. Rick Brough has more.

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Rockport Estate Fire
1:00 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Rockport Fire Slowed But Didn't Die Overnight

Air support dumped fire suppressant over burning areas yesterday.
Credit Lynn Ware Peek

Firefighters battled the Rockport fire overnight and calm conditions this morning allowed crews to work on hot spots. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update.

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