Tahoe Regional Planning Agency is looking for nominations for its Lake Spirit Awards.
Nominees should be people who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to protect Lake Tahoe, exhibit a strong commitment to the Lake Tahoe environment as well as a spirit of collaboration and cooperation.
To make a nomination, visit http://tinyurl.com/LakeSpirit.
Winners will be announced at TRPA's Community Appreciation Day Open House on Sept. 27. The open house will take place from 4-7 p.m. at the TRPA offices, 128 Market St. on lower Kingsbury Grade in Stateline, Nev. This year's theme is "Making Progress" and will focus on the Regional Plan Update and the fifth anniversary of the Angora Wildfire. The event will also include live music by the bluegrass band Suspect Terrane, a free barbecue dinner, activities for the kids, and an ice cream social hosted by members of TRPA's Governing Board.