Protecting Utah's Environment and Its' People
HEAL Utah empowers advocates, uses science-based solutions, and develops common-sense policy to tackle environmental and health threats. Issues include clean air, energy, and radioactive waste. Through education, civic engagement, and grassroots action, we drive change. With a holistic understanding of perspectives, we navigate challenges, research solutions, and move legislation forward. As a collective of dedicated citizens, we combat pollution, striving for a prosperous, healthy Utah for all. Your support is vital. Join us in our tireless mission. Thank you!
Our Impact in Summit County:
At HEAL Utah, we are passionate about driving positive change in our beautiful state, and that includes right here in Park City and Summit County. If you're new to HEAL Utah or looking to learn more about the work we do in your community, you're in the right place. Let's take a closer look at how we're making a difference in your area.
Preserving Parley’s Canyon:
We've partnered with Save Our Canyons to educate and activate individuals to protect Parley's Canyon. Our team continues to support and explore possible legislation to safeguard this natural treasure.
Reducing Diesel Emissions
Our efforts extend to reducing diesel emissions. In a recent legislative session, HEAL Utah played a pivotal role in creating legislation to study a Diesel Emissions Reduction program for the state. This program will target Inland Port diesel trucks and equipment, making a positive impact on the air quality in your region.
Embracing Clean Energy
HEAL Utah is also leading the way in clean energy initiatives, bringing solar solutions to your doorstep. We've partnered with Creative Energies to provide you with solar panel education and discounted rates. In 2021, 15 households in Park City and Summit County installed solar panels, making a significant impact on our clean energy goals.
Community Renewable Energy Program
HEAL Utah has joined forces with Utah communities served by Rocky Mountain Power to pursue 100% renewable energy goals through the Community Renewable Energy Program. So far, 18 communities have signed on, and we're committed to making sure this program continues to thrive.
Radioactive Waste Advocacy
We've worked tirelessly to expand the Radioactive Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) for Downwinders, ensuring that those affected by radioactive exposure receive the compensation they need.
If you're a Park City or Summit County resident, HEAL Utah is here for you. Together, we can make a lasting impact on the environment and the well-being of your community. Join us in our mission to protect the places we call home.