Multiple Agencies Working to Reduce Boating and Swimming Deaths at Lake Tahoe

Fatal accidents are often attributed to cold water, high altitude, and lack of preparation. “Swim Smart, Swim Safe: Know the Dangers of Cold Water” is the message coming from agencies responsible for Continue Reading …

TRPA Recognizes Contributions of Coe Swobe

Stateline, Nevada – The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Governing Board on Wednesday recognized the extraordinary, lifelong contributions of Coe Swobe. Swobe is considered the “father of TRPA” for his Continue Reading …

TRPA Launching Process to Protect and Enhance Lake Tahoe’s Shores

Stateline, Nevada – The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) and its partners have started work on the Shoreline Plan, a collaborative planning process to enhance recreation and protect Lake Tahoe’s Continue Reading …

Draft Environmental Review Released for Placer Area Plan

Stateline, Nevada – Placer County and the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) have released a draft environmental impact report for the Placer County Tahoe Basin Area Plan and the Tahoe City Lodge Continue Reading …

Hearings Officer Meeting Agenda and Staff Summary – June 23, 2016

HO Agenda 6-23-16 Agenda Item No. V.A. Schaufeld Land Capability Challenge Agenda Item No. V.B. TahoeTastings Temporary Use Commercial Boating Audio:   Continue Reading …

Monthly Column: Think First—Keep Tahoe Fire Safe

By Joanne S. Marchetta June is wildfire awareness month at Lake Tahoe. And nine years later, the 2007 Angora Fire remains a vivid reminder that wildfire is one of the greatest threats facing our Continue Reading …

Governing Board Documents June 22, 2016

June 22, 2016 Governing Board Agenda June 22, 2016 Governing Board Packet Agenda Item No. IX.A Recreational Group Hockey Facility: Initial Environmental Checklist (IEC) Comment Letters (1) Continue Reading …

Sixth annual car-free day at TRPA

Lake Tahoe, Stateline, NV – Today marked the sixth year in a row staff participated in car-free day at the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency offices. Every year staff participates in the Tahoe Bike Continue Reading …

June is Wildfire Awareness Month: Think First to Keep Tahoe Fire Safe

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV – The hot, dry days of summer will soon be upon us.  Preparing your home for wildfire is more important than ever. And now is a good time to get started.  June is “Wildfire Awareness Continue Reading …

Hearings Officer Meeting Agenda and Staff Summary – June 9, 2016

HO Agenda - June 9, 2016 Item no. V.A. Bow Bay LLC Addition of Historic Resource Item no. V.B. Goldsmith Residential Modification of Historic Resource Item no. V.C. Rosenbaum Land Capability Continue Reading …