Traffic Update….Hwy 89 Near Squaw Blocked By Downed Tree

Traffic Update….Hwy 89 Near Squaw Blocked By Downed Tree

Olympic Valley, CA…CHP is reporting more trouble on Hwy 89 near Squaw. The had all the avalanche issues cleared up and now they have a downed tree across both lanes. Please use caution, avoid if possible and expect delays in the area…. Incident: 00057 Type: Traffic Hazard Location: Sr89 / Squaw Valley Rd Loc Desc: […]

Midnight At Earliest For Power Restoral For Tahoe Area Liberty Customers

Midnight At Earliest For Power Restoral For Tahoe Area Liberty Customers

Truckee, CA…Liberty Energy says power restoration may be midnight. There are currently 5,401 Liberty customers in Eldorado & Placer Counties without power at this time… “Update Jan. 8 @ 9:15 pm 20 customers along Turnback Trail in SLT w/out power due to tree on line & snapped pole. Crew in route; no est. restoration time. […]

North Tahoe’s Passport to Dining 2016

North Tahoe’s Passport to Dining 2016

North Lake Tahoe, CA… Don’t miss out on North Tahoe’s most flavorful fundraiser, Passport to Dining, benefiting North Tahoe Business Association, a non-profit community benefit organization. It is a not-to-miss fall social gathering to take place on Thursday, November 10, 6:00-9:00pm at North Tahoe Event Center in Kings Beach in beautiful North Lake Tahoe. The […]

Tahoe Boat Inspections Move To Launch Ramps For Fall And Winter

Tahoe Boat Inspections Move To Launch Ramps For Fall And Winter

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV… Starting in October boat inspections will move to select launch ramps and winter hours will begin. Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD) inspectors will be stationed at Cave Rock and Lake Forest boat launches from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week, weather and construction permitting. All boats without an […]

Senate Passes Lake Tahoe Restoration Act

Senate Passes Lake Tahoe Restoration Act

Stateline, NV… The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed its $415 million version of the Lake Tahoe Restoration Act as part of a vote to adopt the $10 billion Water Resources Development Act of 2016, a national water infrastructure bill for the next two years. The measures cleared the Senate with a 95-3 vote. This milestone marks […]

Quagga Mussels and Snails Stopped From Entering Lake Tahoe

Quagga Mussels and Snails Stopped From Entering Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV— The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) announced the interception yesterday by Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD) watercraft inspectors of a boat with quagga mussels and an unidentified snail species hiding in the anchor locker. The boat, coming from Lake Mead, a known quagga-infested water body, was inspected at the Spooner Summit […]

Volunteers remove 2,260 pounds of trash from Tahoe beaches

Volunteers remove 2,260 pounds of trash from Tahoe beaches

Lake Tahoe – Over 120 volunteers for the League to Save Lake Tahoe removed 2,260 pounds of trash from six of Tahoe’s most popular beaches on July 5, the day after tens of thousands of people flocked to the lake to enjoy the July 4th festivities. The debris represented almost 10 cubic yards, or a dump […]

TRPA Launches New Online Tree Removal Permitting System

TRPA Launches New Online Tree Removal Permitting System

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV—The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) announced the launch of a new online tree removal permit application and credit card payment system that can be accessed through their website at trpa.org. “The new online service is more customer friendly and is in line with the Agency’s core values of improving operational efficiency while providing […]

Katy Simon Joins Tahoe Fund Board of Directors

Katy Simon Joins Tahoe Fund Board of Directors

LAKE TAHOE Calif. and Nev. – The Tahoe Fund today announced the election of Katy Simon to its board of directors.  Simon recently retired  from a distinguished career in public service, most recently as the Washoe County Manager, a position she held for 15 years.  She has a deep connection to Lake Tahoe, starting with her first job at the Northstar ski resort more than 30 […]