In the News

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2018

 

11/9/2018: Sierra Watch and Partners file appeal on Martis Valley West

10/24/2018: TRPA Approves Tahoe Shoreline Plan and Development Rights Changes

9/27/2018: Sierra Watch Prevails against Alterra Court Challenge – Court dismissed developer intent to intimidate Sierra Watch

9/11/2018: Forest Service to host public tour for Meeks Bay Restoration Project

7/30/2018: El Dorado County eyes more vacation home rental regulations

7/26/2018: Lake Tahoe warmer than ever – and Tahoe Basin still warming

7/16/2018: El Dorado County VHR changes take effect

7/12/2018: Parking Fees; Empty Marinas (Meeks Bay); and What To Do with All Your Old Lightbulbs

7/7/2018: New plan for State Route 89 being developed to alleviate traffic, improve access

6/29/2018: Grand Jury Report Critiques Placer County’s Affordable Housing Efforts

6/13/2018: Lake Tahoe clarity decreased 9.5 feet in 2017

6/11/2018: Lake Tahoe agencies launch website designed to help relieve traffic congestion

5/31/2018: Forging ahead: Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows pushes forward with development, gondola projects

5/10/2018: Tahoe conservationists challenge Martis Valley West court decision

4/26/2018: Placer County Supervisors discuss next steps for Tahoe City firehouse redevelopment

4/23/2018: Buckle up, California. Some serious ‘precipitation whiplash’ predicted for the state

3/29/2018: Martis Valley West — Stuck in Traffic – What does the recent court ruling on Martis West mean looking forward

3/19/2018: Tahoe ski town cracks down on vacation rentals: Too much tourism?

3/16/2018: Placer County didn’t adequately consider fire risk of massive Tahoe development, judge rules

3/15/2018: Tahoe City firehouse properties project update meeting set for April 4

3/13/2018: Court Decision Halts Martis Valley West Project

1/29/2018: Could this idea fix north Tahoe’s brutal winter traffic congestion?

1/11/2018: Tahoe’s Hot Commodities: Unraveling Decades of Development to Protect the Future

1/8/2018: Tahoe Conservationists Make Case Against Squaw Valley Development

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2017

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12/22/2017: My Life is Your Vacation… Rental

12/1/2017: California is losing its prized rural forestland, one luxury home and one ski run at a time

9/6/2017: Heading to Emerald Bay? You’ll find less parking — and traffic delays

7/3/2017: Martis Valley West legal battle heats up in Placer County

5/18/2017: Almost 4-foot drop in Lake Tahoe’s clarity

5/10/2017: Driving to Lake Tahoe? Planners hope you’ll take the bus instead

5/9/2017: USFS to study Meeks Bay’s future; marina closed

5/3/2017: Seeking Traffic Solutions at Tahoe

1/28/2017: Biggest traffic jam this weekend in Northern California? Try Tahoe

1/25/2017: Disjointed efforts by Tahoe transit officials

1/25/2017: TRPA approves area plan for Placer County

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2016

12/7/2016: Placer supes green light area plan, TC Lodge

12/4/2016: Placer could focus Tahoe development in north shore towns to avoid growth elsewhere

12/1/2016: Restoration group forms to improve Lake Tahoe’s West Shore

11/21/2016: Commissioners OK Tahoe Basin Area Plan

11/18/2016: With Squaw project approved, housing concerns (among others) linger

11/10/2016: League to Save Lake Tahoe, Sierra Watch, Mountain Area Preservation sue over Martis Valley West

10/3/2016: $30.1 million contract awarded for Tahoe City Fanny Bridge project

9/24/2016: Tahoe Keys wants to use herbicides in canals

9/24/2016: Letter: Placer supes ignoring the law and public

9/8/2016: Two Major Development Projects. One Planning Commission. Two Very Different Votes.

9/1/2016: President Obama: Lake Tahoe proof people can control climate change

8/11/2016: Placer County Planning Commission Approves The Squaw Debacle 4-2

8/10/2016: Attorney General Of California Submits Comments On The Village At Squaw Valley Plan

7/29/2016: Area plan maps Placer County’s future at Tahoe

7/28/2016: Lake Tahoe: Warmest water temperatures ever recorded threaten famed clarity, new study shows

7/21/2016: Lake Tahoe marina remains closed after 15-plus years of violations

7/9/2016: What new factors are affecting the health of Lake Tahoe?

7/11/2016: Planning commissioners vote 5-2 for denial of Martis Valley West

7/3/2016: Opinion: Edge-of-Tahoe developments would increase gridlock

6/30/2016: VIDEO: Tahoe officials field complaints, talk solutions for failed road project

6/21/2016: Opinion: Placer County needs to slow down its development process

6/16/2016: Opinion: Will Placer County ignore residents regarding Martis Valley West?

6/9/2016: Tahoe City Fanny Bridge project to break ground after July 4

6/2/2016: JMA Ventures acquires Tahoe’s Homewood High & Dry Marina

5/31/2016: Opinion: Placer County ignoring residents’ concerns

5/19/2016: Squaw council votes to advise Placer County to shun development plan

4/27/2016: Scoping Meetings For The Proposed Base To Base Gondola Scheduled For May 9th

4/19/2016: Lake Tahoe’s clarity declines by 4.8 feet

3/31/2016: Opinion: Squaw Valley — plenty of snow, not enough water

3/22/2016: Highway work nears on $26 million Tahoe City Fanny Bridge project

3/21/2016: As much as $700,000 needed to repair Tahoe roads after resurfacing failure

2/26/2016: Tahoe Regional Planning Agency considering significant housing/lodging policy revision

2/23/2016: Opponents in Squaw Valley debate tangle over Muir legacy

1/28/2016: Brockway Campground ‘just doesn’t smell right’ with Tahoe residents

1/18/2016: Tahoe City PUD GM: North Tahoe consolidation under study

1/12/2016: Opinion: Brockway Campground advertisement presumptuous, misleading

1/12/2016: Opinion: What is Lake Tahoe-Truckee’s environmental tipping point?

1/8/2016: Who Owns and Protects the Environment?

1/7/2016: Opinion: We owe an apology to Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada

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2015 and previous years

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