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Truckee Home Access Program Resources Now Available in Spanish
The Truckee Home Access Program preserves, produces, and protects homes to create places for people who work full-time in the Truckee region to live locally.
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Truckee Council Votes to Extend Truckee TART Connect Pilot Program
The town launched TART Connect last summer as a pilot program. After a successful summer, the Truckee Town Council approved an extension to the program, meaning TART Connect will continue operating through June 30, 2024.
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Next Steps After Hospital District Master Plan Omitted From 2040 General Plan
Truckee’s 2040 General Plan was adopted without including the Tahoe Forest Hospital District’s proposed master plan. The town says the hospital document is incomplete; the district says it was unceremoniously dropped from the town’s GP process.
NV County Supervisors May Approve Historical Designation for Truckee Chinatowns
The Nevada County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday may approve a resolution that recognizes the Chinatowns of Truckee with a historical landmark plaque.
Truckee Awarded Transportation Grant
The town of Truckee has been awarded $4.4 million to meet its goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by providing a new transit center, on-demand transit technology, and making the transition to a zero-emissions transit fleet.
Truckee Town Council Unanimously Approves 2040 General Plan
The Truckee Town Council took action to certify the 2040 General Plan and Downtown Truckee Plan, which sets forth the town's vision for the future.
Town Council May Adopt General Plan
The Truckee Town Council on May 9 will hold a public hearing and may adopt the 2040 General Plan. The council will also consider proclaiming May as affordable housing and building safety month.
Applications Sought for Truckee’s Housing Pilot Program
The Short-Term Rental Workforce Housing Token Pilot Program is a new approach to workforce housing creation in Truckee, which is experiencing a significant shortage of housing.
Truckee Town Council Moves General Plan Approval to May 9
The Truckee Town Council voted to delay adoption of the 2040 General Plan after hearing from community members who felt they weren’t being listened to.
Truckee Parks Crew Work to Get Fields Ready
This winter has been anything but typical, and the parks crew are working overtime to compensate for the record snowfall.
Truckee General Plan Adoption Delayed
After cries of foul from community members saying the Truckee 2040 general plan update is not ready, council members voted to delay proposed adoption until early May.
Truckee Town Council Approves Priorities, Discusses Vacancy Tax
The Truckee Town Council approved their priorities and discussed their work plan for 2023-25. The previous two-year priorities included infrastructure and community connectivity, workforce housing, enhanced communication and public outreach.
Truckee Council Approves Fireworks Show
After much discussion and public comment, the Truckee Town Council voted to grant a special use permit for Fourth of July fireworks at Donner Lake.
Truckee Employs Software for Fire Evacuation
For the last few summers, major wildfires have burned in communities surrounding Truckee. Each time there is a threat of wildfire, many residents and visitors want to know about evacuation plans.
Truckee Launches Community Survey
The Town of Truckee has launched a survey to improve communications, foster community cohesion, provide accessibility to information, and increase community engagement.
West River Street Contract Changes Approved
The Truckee Town Council gave the thumbs up on changes to the West River Street Park project, in the works for almost two decades, and also extended microtransit service.
Truckee Police Chief’s Advisory Committee Seeks New Members
The committee, which met for the first time in September, is seeking applications for a renewable one-year or two-year term.
Truckee Seeks Input on Sculpture
The Town of Truckee is asking the community to weigh in on a sculpture that will be placed at Donner Lake.
Truckee Weighs Plastic Water Bottle Ban
The town of Truckee is considering a ban on the sale of some types of single-use water bottles and is looking for community input.
Truckee Council Approves License Plate Pilot Program
Truckee Town Council approved a one-year pilot program for automated license plate readers to be placed throughout town.
Truckee Planners Approve Amended Waldorf School Application
It was nearly midnight before the Truckee Planning Commission concluded an hours-long session with staff and the Friends of Tahoe Truckee Waldorf.
Truckee Planners to Consider Waldorf School Application, Quarry Operations
Friends of Tahoe Truckee Waldorf will appear before the Truckee Planning Commission as their application to open a new school will be heard.
Truckee Police to Bring Automated License Plate Readers to Town Council
The Truckee Police Department will present a plan to implement automated license plate readers—a proposed installation of 17 fixed cameras on public roadways.
Truckee Council Considers Affordable Housing Incentive program
The Truckee Town Council discussed the Short-Term Rental Workforce Housing Token Pilot Program, which would encourage the private sector to create workforce housing.
New Mayor Installed in Truckee
Town of Truckee Vice Mayor Lindsay Romack was appointed mayor during the council’s Dec. 13, meeting.
Nevada County Updated Election Results; Town Council Incumbents Lead
Another batch of results was released in Nevada County on Nov. 16, and the incumbents for the Truckee Town Council race are still in the lead.
Incumbents in Front for Council; Hetherington, Rohlf Lead in Airport Board Race
Voters on Election Day battled the snow to cast their votes and preliminary results have three incumbents holding onto their Town Council seats.
Interim Tag Gone, Renfrow Named Truckee Police Chief
The Truckee Police Department on Nov. 1 announced that Danny Renfrow is the new chief of police. Renfrow is a third-generation Nevada County resident and has been with the department for close to 19 years.
Town Launches Truckee Home Access Program
The town of Truckee announced the launch of its newest housing program, the Truckee Home Access Program. The program was created to address the affordable housing issues faced by the local workforce.
Truckee Opens New Park
A park with a small amphitheater opens adjacent to downtown Truckee Community Art Center. The park, fully ADA compliant, is the result of five years of work and fundraising.
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