Willard Bay State Park http://kuer.org en Willard Bay Spill Settlement Finalized with Call for Expanded Mitigation Projects http://kuer.org/post/willard-bay-spill-settlement-finalized-call-expanded-mitigation-projects <p></p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 01:17:44 +0000 Bob Nelson 41710 at http://kuer.org Willard Bay Spill Settlement Finalized with Call for Expanded Mitigation Projects Utah, Chevron Reach Settlement on Willard Bay Oil Spill http://kuer.org/post/utah-chevron-reach-settlement-willard-bay-oil-spill <p></p><p>Chevron Pipeline Company has agreed to pay the state of Utah $5.35 million in the form of civil penalties, mitigation and lost use damages at the Willard Bay State Park following the oil giant’s pipeline failure last spring.&nbsp;</p><p>Following months of negotiations with the Utah Division of Water Quality and the Division of Utah State Parks and Recreation, a draft settlement has been reached.</p><p>John Whitehead, Assistant Director of the Division of Water Quality says Chevron has already spent $21.5 million on clean up and mitigation efforts.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 21:44:41 +0000 Whittney Evans 39687 at http://kuer.org Utah, Chevron Reach Settlement on Willard Bay Oil Spill North Marina at Willard Bay State Park Reopens http://kuer.org/post/north-marina-willard-bay-state-park-reopens <p></p><p>After being closed for months following a fuel spill, the north marina at Willard Bay State Park is reopening to the public. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 23:37:13 +0000 Terry Gildea 32703 at http://kuer.org North Marina at Willard Bay State Park Reopens Willard Bay North Marina Will Stay Closed Past July 4th http://kuer.org/post/willard-bay-north-marina-will-stay-closed-past-july-4th <p>The South Marina at Willard Bay State Park is open and operating, but the North Marina will remain closed through the July 4<sup>th</sup> holiday weekend. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 19:25:48 +0000 Dan Bammes 31808 at http://kuer.org Willard Bay North Marina Will Stay Closed Past July 4th KUER News Pod: Wednesday May 1, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-wednesday-may-1-2013 <p>Senator Mike Lee speaks out against the common core education standards, the opening of Willard Bay state park could be delayed even more, and animal rights activists celebrate a victory in a case dealing with Utah’s so called “ag-gag” law.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F90337510&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 01 May 2013 19:30:36 +0000 Brian Grimmett 28635 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Wednesday May 1, 2013 Failed Pipeline Test Could Mean More Delay for Willard Bay http://kuer.org/post/failed-pipeline-test-could-mean-more-delay-willard-bay <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Chevron had a setback this week when its pipeline near Willard Bay State Park failed a pressure test.&nbsp; Repair work will have to continue before the pipeline can go back into full operation.</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 19:22:18 +0000 Dan Bammes 28584 at http://kuer.org Failed Pipeline Test Could Mean More Delay for Willard Bay Willard Bay Cleanup Underway http://kuer.org/post/willard-bay-cleanup-underway <div class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-wrapper"><div class="wysiwyg-asset-audio" contenteditable="false" description="story audio " fid="6103" uri="public://201304/WEB_WILLSPILL_DB_041113_0.mp3"><div class="audio-player-wrapper"><div class="pi_assets-audio">&nbsp;</div><div class="pi_assets-audio-text">Audio File</div></div><div class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-description">story audio</div><div class="actions"><a class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-edit" href="#edit">Edit</a> | <a class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-delete" href="#remove">Remove</a></div></div></div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><s Thu, 11 Apr 2013 11:17:12 +0000 Dan Bammes 27635 at http://kuer.org Willard Bay Cleanup Underway