The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour

How To Start a New City


The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air dates: May 24 ~ 27, 2017) — How Do You Start  a New City?  What are the opportunities and challenges for Utah’s Newest City, Milcreek?  The new mayor of Millcreek, Jeff  Silvestrini, recently addressed some of these big questions along with new city councilwoman Bev Uipi.  Millcreek City is Salt Lake County’s 17th City, and has a population of nearly 60,000.  The township was created in 2015 after a majority of voters in the area voted to make incorporate themselves into a new city.  The conversation was moderated by Tim Chambless, PhD. Hinckley, Academic Outreach Coordinator for the Hinckley Institute, and Associate Professor/Lecture in the Department of Political Science. The conversation was recorded on March 29, 2017.

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour
The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour is a weekly program featuring forums on local, national, and international issues important to people living in Utah. The program airs every Wednesday at 10 AM and Saturday at 9 AM. Hosted by Anthony Scoma, the program highlights and contextualizes the forums presented by the Hinckley Institute of Politics every fall and spring semester at the University of Utah. Produced by KCPW Studios
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