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Thursday, October 30 2014
The South Tahoe Public Utility District (District) has prepared an updated Groundwater Management Plan (GWMP) pursuant to California Water Code (CWC) Section 10750 et. seq. and consistent with the guidelines from the Department of Water Resources. Members of the public are invited to provide comments on the GWMP. Project Description: The District has developed a GWMP for the Tahoe Valley South ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Chase International Real Estate is pleased to announce its continuing partnership with the Nevada Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America in an important food drive to help the North Tahoe region’s neediest families, aptly named Scouting for Food. Door hangers will be left on area home door knobs by local boy scouts on Sat., Nov. 1 alerting residents to the planned food collection. The ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, October 27 2014
Within the South Lake Tahoe Police Department is the Vacation Home Rental Department which conducts routine audits to ensure Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) collection. A recent audit of a vacation home rental yielded just over $14,800 in the collection of TOT and assessed penalties. This was a particularly egregious case where the owner admittedly denied renting out the vacation home despite ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Friday, October 24 2014
Human interaction with bears at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center during the Kokanee salmon spawn has reached an unsafe level. The Forest Service is asking visitors to keep their distance when encountering bears. Visitor center staff routinely encounter unsafe situations as guests ignore their instructions and get too close to bears to take photos and videos. “Bears are unpredictable, wild ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, October 23 2014
WHAT: Bijou Erosion Control Project Ribbon Cutting Ceremony WHO: All community members WHERE: The ceremony will be held at the cul-de-sac at the end of Bal Bijou Road, behind the CVS Pharmacy. WHEN: Thursday, October 30 th at 3:30 pm WHY: Join the City of South Lake Tahoe for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Bijou Erosion Control Project on Thursday, October 30th at 3:30 pm. The ceremony will ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, October 17 2014
Barton Health is committed to the safety of our patients, visitors, staff, and physicians. After receiving several confirmed cases of the Ebola Virus Disease in the United States, Barton Health is prepared to care for and respond to suspected Ebola cases. Though the Ebola virus has not reached California or Nevada and the risk is currently low, we take the threat very seriously. An Ebola Virus ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, October 15 2014
The City of South Lake Tahoe and the Tahoe Tri Club have partnered to provide a series of three fun runs this Fall season including “Tahoe’s Freakin’ Fun Run”, Turkey Trot and Jingle Jog. The 2nd Annual “Tahoe’s Freakin’ Fun Run” will be held on Saturday, October 25th at the Community Playfields located at 1300 Al Tahoe Blvd. The Fun Run will begin ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, October 15 2014
The City Council is soliciting applications for two-year appointments to the following City Commissions/Boards; Airport Land Use Commission, Building/ADA Board of Appeals, Parks & Recreation Commission and Planning Commission. AIRPORT LAND USE COMMISSION: The City Council will be appointing two (2) members to Airport Land Use Commission. Applicants must have an expertise in aviation, by way ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, October 14 2014
The nomination period for the 2014 Blue Ribbon Awards ended on Friday, October 10 at noon. TahoeChamber’s prestigious awards program that recognizes exceptional South Shore businesses received over 175 nominations for eight separate award categories. The finalists and winners will be announced at the 7 th Annual Blue Ribbon Awards dinner and ceremony on November 13 at Harrah’s Lake ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 14 2014
The South Lake Tahoe Police Department and El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department received several phone calls over the weekend from citizens stating they were called by subjects identifying themselves by the names of local law enforcement officers. The citizens were told that they have warrants for their arrest for failing to respond to a Jury Summons. The callers were then told they could ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, September 18 2014
TahoeChamber has endorsed seven candidates for the upcoming election that best portray the values and abilities necessary to serve the South Shore business community. As directed by the TahoeChamber Board of Directors, the TahoeChamber Candidate Endorsement Committee (TC-CEC) used the pillars of the Chamber’s adopted Tahoe Future A South Shore Community Vision 2020 as the foundational ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Press Release