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Letters to the Editor, Dec. 10-13, 2016

December 9, 2016 — Residents need to keep an eye on new Main Street project In just a few days a ruling from the Planning Commission could drastically change the character and culture of our town. One of the great things about living in Park City is that people […]

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Guest editorial

December 9, 2016 — Two weeks ago I received a letter from the President and CEO of Rocky Mountain Power, telling me, a RMP net metering customer (we installed 30 solar panels on the roof of our home in Pinebrook in 2011) about a proposed net metering tariff the […]

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Letters to the Editor, Dec. 7-9, 2016

December 6, 2016 — Basin Rec responds to ice skater’s concerns Basin Recreation appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Letter to the Editor regarding pond operations published in the Park Record’s Saturday, November 26th edition. We would like to thank the author for his interest in our operations […]

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Guest editorial

December 6, 2016 — Over the next couple of months some very important government planning processes will culminate. The Park City School District’s High School Expansion Plans and the combined City/School District/Snyderville Basin Recreation District’s Recreation Master Plan will be finalized in some form and adopted by their respective […]

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Letters to the Editor, Dec. 3-6, 2016

December 2, 2016 — Post election, parents must redouble efforts to be better role models Editor: I have good kids. They have spent their whole lives growing up in Utah, mostly in Park City. They have been taught by their teachers, the church, their athletic coaches, my lovely wife […]

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Guest Editorial

November 29, 2016 — We need to face the truth. In Park City, like everywhere in the world, we are losing the climate-change war. The Park Record’s November 18 article, “Environmentalists search for silver linings,” by David Hampshire, declared that Election Day was not a great day for environmentalists. […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 12-15, 2016

November 29, 2016 — Realtors’ 15th annual Turkey Drive was a big success Editor: On Nov. 17 and 18, the Park City Board of Realtors celebrated the 15th Anniversary of the Park City Turkey Drive at the Market at Park City. Our goal was 2,300 turkeys of which 850 […]

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Guest editorial

November 29, 2016 — Rocky Mountain Power contends that rooftop solar owners are currently costing other rate payers and is applying for additional charges for new solar customers; charges that would allow the utility to make a profit on investments made by solar owners. A new review of 16 […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 12-15, 2016

November 25, 2016 — Willow Creek ice rink needs more care and attention Editor: Now that it feels as if we may actually have a winter, I was thinking about the ice rink on the pond in Willow Creek Park. As a former member of the PCHS Hockey Team, […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 23-25, 2016

November 22, 2016 — Sheriff must uphold the law regarding illegal immigrants Editor: Mayors, council members, sheriffs and police chiefs were elected and appointed to carry out the laws of their respective constituencies. It is true that the constituency of our local sheriff only intersects the national constituency in […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 12-15, 2016

November 18, 2016 — Winter Welcome success secures YSA’s future Editor: Thank you Park City for stepping up again to support the JANS Winter Welcome (JWW) auction and dinner, benefitting nine winter sports teams and more than 2,200 aspiring young athletes under the Youth Sports Alliance (YSA)’s umbrella. This […]

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Guest editorial

November 15, 2016 — We recently learned that after Tuesday’s election students in our public schools committed certain unacceptable acts targeting members of our wonderful Latino community. Those acts included taunting classmates that were Latinos by saying they will all have to go back to Mexico at the elementary-school […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 16-18, 2016

November 15, 2016 — Appeal for post-election tolerance and unity Editor: Our schools are a place of learning. In order to provide our students the best possible learning environment, we also need to provide a safe, encouraging, and especially now, tolerant, place for all of the children in our […]

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Guest editorial

November 15, 2016 — The creators of the Park City High School newspaper, “The Prospector,” sent an e-mail to students of the school on Tuesday, Oct. 25. The poll asked students whether or not they approved of implementing a drug-testing program at the school, which was described by the […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 12-15, 2016

November 11, 2016 — Disappointing Trump election is call to action for next generation Editor: Yep, it’s a terrible blow. I’m nauseous thinking about the cabinet picks. I dread the fall of the sword now poised over family planning. May Fortuna find money for NASA, for surely federal funding […]

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Guest editorial

November 11, 2016 — Since the inception of social media, it’s been my philosophy to maintain political and ideological neutrality when writing publicly; I don’t plan on changing that today. However, this election has taught me a number of personal lessons that belie any particular ideology: 1. There are […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 9-11, 2016

November 8, 2016 — Vandalism victim thanks officers for cleanup help Editor: Hello. My name is Drew and I am a 10-year-old boy. My house was broken into and messed up. The people who were responsible for this are two teenagers. They tried to escape, but a policeman named […]

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Letters to the Editor, Nov. 5-8, 2016

November 4, 2016 — Peter Yogman would be great for school board Editor: As a parent of school-aged children, I’m voting for Peter Yogman for Park City School Board. I feel he brings the example of an excellent citizen to an important leadership position. Good citizenship requires thoughtful engagement […]

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Guest editorial: In wanting woman to win, voters overlook Clinton’s flaws

November 4, 2016 — It is amazing to me the number of Park City constituents that say they are voting for Hillary Clinton simply because she is a woman. These voters are willing to overlook the long list of dirty tricks, larceny and fraud Hillary is known for committing. […]

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Guest editorial: Butler says campaign has been educational

November 4, 2016 — In my quest for a seat on the school board, I have come to understand what an amazing community we have in Park City. The number of community partners that are available and willing to assist our school children is impressive. As I have said […]

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