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Address:   1901 Lisa Maloff Way, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150


The Sierra Nevada resort town of South Lake Tahoe attracts both adrenaline seekers and nature lovers year-round with outdoor pursuits and pristine beauty. Skiing, snowboarding, hiking, biking, golfing, boating—every day looks like a Lands’ End photo shoot. Indoors, the five-member city council—three councilmembers, a mayor, and a mayor pro tem – take care of civic business affecting the roughly 22,00 citizens.

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City Council

Five councilmembers, elected at large for four-year staggered terms, govern the city. The city clerk and treasurer are also elected by voters. Races for these positions are held in November of even-numbered years.

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Lawsuit to overturn South Lake Tahoe’s VHR-restricting Measure T in judge’s hands

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — A lawsuit attempting to overturn the vacation home rental restricting Measure T that was passed by South Lake Tahoe voters in 2018 may soon reach a conclusion. Oral arguments were heard...

Image caption: A community group called the Friends of Ski Run has broken ground on the future park.
Supporting Ski Run Park

Tahoe Quarterly reports on South Lake Tahoe residents’ efforts to create a new community park.

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South Lake Tahoe Resolves to Upgrade Equipment


South Lake Tahoe is making a $3.5 million investment into new snow removal equipment.

El Dorado County Eligible for FEMA Assistance


Along with several other counties, El Dorado governments, some nonprofits and houses of worship can apply for funding from FEMA’s public assistance program due to impacts from severe winter storms.

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