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Supporters and opponents of the Measure V sales tax proposal on November’s ballot share their opinions.
The Town of Truckee draft Environmental Impact Report has been released; the Board of Supervisors places wildfire prevention, emergency services and disaster readiness transactions and use tax on November ballot; and more in this week’s news briefs.
A breakdown of why the U.S. Forest Service and Cal Fire go about combating wildfires differently, and the legislative attempt to get both agencies on the same page.
A number of wildfire preparedness-related briefs; Spooner improvement project moves forward; a new makerspace at Incline Elementary School; shifting of leadership at Tahoe Food Hub; and more.
Briefs: 3 Jan. - 10 Jan., online only, including information on power outages that have now lasted weeks for over 10,000 residents; local emergency measures back due to pending winter storms; and Cal Fire investigators have identified a fallen PG&E line as the cause of the massive Dixie Fire.
News Briefs: 28 Dec., 2021 - 2 Jan., 2022: online only, including information on county local states of emergency and Caltrans’ recommendation to limit car travel to essential trips.
News Briefs: 20 Dec. - 27 Dec., 2021: online only