In 1929, the author Figyes Karinthy theorized that we are all just six small steps from crossing paths with anyone else in the world at any given time. His theory is popularly known as “six degrees of separation”. Occasionally, I’m stunned when I run into an old friend or put together a string of very unlikely acquaintances. Have you ever found a connection through a friend of a friend? While this theory was initially proposed 85 years ago, never before has it felt so certain as it does today. With texts, tweets, pokes, and posts, it really is a small world after all.
The Mountain Accord is asking citizens to look at their IDEAL systems and respond to a short questionnaire. Please visit between now and October 16 to share your feedback. The commentary period has been extended through Nov. 20.
Residents can now pick up leaf bags at no additional charge (1 bundle of 10 per household) at the Cottonwood Heights City Hall, Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center, Wasatch Fire Station or the Whitmore Library.