Summit County

On today's program: Director of Summit Land Conservancy Cheryl Fox, Summit County Manager Tom Fisher and Regional Transportation Planning Director Caroline Ferris, Park City Planning Director Bruce Erickson, Co-Creators of Invisible Threat, Matt Gould and Griffin Matthews.

The Utah State Tax Commission has issued a ruling overturning a Summit County tax assessment against Summit Water of more than $800,000. The ruling comes after a 15-year dispute between the county and private water company over property taxes on its water system. However, the Tax Commission did rule that the county could collect taxes for a five year period up to 2010 on equipment in Summit's water treatment plant near Jeremy Ranch. Rick Brough has more.

On today's program, Summit County Planning and Zoning Administrator Peter Barnes discusses the proposed code changes for the east side of the county. Park City planners review the agenda for Tuesday's planning commission meeting. The PC MARC Wellness Coordinator Dondea Sherer=Lykes talks about Wednesday's free Lunch and Learn topic with guest Erin Kay. Phyllis Robinson and Alfred Knotts talk about some of the alternatives for the Lower Park Avenue and Bonanza Park areas and Scott...

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The Summit County Council held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the county's largest solar array now on line at the Justice Center. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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An area called 'Utah's Fairy Forest' is growing along the Mirror Lake Highway. And the people in charge of protecting the land are concerned about its increasing popularity. KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.

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Summit County has announced the hiring of a new county engineer - Gary Horton. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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A panel of judges is scheduled to convene early next month at Summit County's Third District Court to hear from citizens who want to plead their case calling for a grand jury. Rick Brough has more.

If you don't like the looks of that property tax bill you received at the end of July, time is running out to change it. The deadline to file an appeal with the County Assessor's office is next Tuesday, September 15. KPCW's Renai Bodley has more.

A 40-year-old homicide case was finally solved this week, but no one will be going to jail. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Summit County went looking for a transportation manager and found one right in its own back yard, Caroline Ferris is an 8-year resident of the Basin and so has seen the traffic issues she'll be dealing with. Rick Brough reports on her first visit to KPCW.

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