City of South Lake Tahoe Seeks Consulting Firm to Conduct Comprehensive Transit Study

City of South Lake Tahoe Seeks Consulting Firm to Conduct Comprehensive Transit Study

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The City of South Lake Tahoe is seeking a consultant to conduct a transit analysis of all existing mobility in the South Shore area of Lake Tahoe. The South Lake Tahoe City Council is interested in learning what the service gaps are, how to improve services, and identify the best-suited entity to […]

Hwy 4 Ebbetts & Hwy 108 Sonora Passes Reopen Ahead of Thanksgiving Travel

Hwy 4 Ebbetts & Hwy 108 Sonora Passes Reopen Ahead of Thanksgiving Travel

Markleeville, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) opened State Route 108/Sonora Pass at 1:00 p.m. and Route 4/Ebbetts Pass at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, November 15, 2021, after a storm closure. Last week, District 10 opened Route 89/Monitor Pass. Crews removed snow, ice, fallen trees and debris from a recent winter storm in the Sierra […]

Tahoe Conservancy to Expand Work to Restore Forest Resilience and Reduce Wildfire Risk

Tahoe Conservancy to Expand Work to Restore Forest Resilience and Reduce Wildfire Risk

South Lake Tahoe, CA…At its meeting on November 8th, the California Tahoe Conservancy Board adopted new forestry guidelines that will help increase the pace and scale of the Conservancy’s work to reduce wildfire risk to Tahoe communities and improve forest resilience. The Board also authorized a program budget of up to $50 million for the […]

City of South Lake Tahoe Closed in Observance of Veteran’s Day

City of South Lake Tahoe Closed in Observance of Veteran’s Day

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The City of South Lake Tahoe’s administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veteran’s Day. All operations will resume normal business hours on Friday, Nov. 12. The following municipal offices will be closed: The City Manager’s Office, City Attorney’s Office, Human Resources, and the Finance Front Counter, […]

Lake Tahoe Basin Christmas Tree Online Permit Sales Begin Nov. 17

Lake Tahoe Basin Christmas Tree Online Permit Sales Begin Nov. 17

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…Christmas tree permits for National Forest lands in the Lake Tahoe Basin will be available for online purchase on a first-come, first-served basis Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021. As a reminder, no tree cutting is permitted in the Caldor Fire closure area due to ongoing hazards within the Caldor Fire perimeter. The Caldor Fire […]

Annual Prescribed Fire Operations to Begin Soon on the Eldorado National Forest

Annual Prescribed Fire Operations to Begin Soon on the Eldorado National Forest

Placerville, CA…With the change in weather the Eldorado National Forest will switch its focus from wildfires to prescribed burning as weather conditions and resources allow. Beginning in November, fire managers will continue with the annual prescribed burn program. “Prescribed fire is a valuable tool for achieving our goals of community protection, ecosystem health, and a […]

Monitor Pass on State Route 89 Reopens

Monitor Pass on State Route 89 Reopens

Markleeville, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) reopened State Route 89/Monitor Pass at approximately 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 28, 2021. The roadway had been closed due to a series of storms. Route-4/Ebbetts Pass and Route-108/Sonora Pass remain closed until further notice. Caltrans will provide updates on social media. For the latest road conditions, visit […]

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Declares Tamarack Fire 100 Percent Contained and Controlled

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Declares Tamarack Fire 100 Percent Contained and Controlled

Carson City, NV., Oct. 26, 2021 – The Tamarack Fire on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest’s Carson Ranger District near Markleeville, California, has been declared 100 percent contained and controlled. The fire reached this milestone after steady precipitation over the weekend provided much needed moisture to the fire area. The fire was reported on July 4, […]

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