Caltrans considering Meyers speed limit change |

Caltrans considering Meyers speed limit change

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif – Representatives from Caltrans will attend next week’s South Lake Tahoe City Council meeting and will present findings from a speed study of the Meyers section of U.S. Highway 50.

The council meets starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday at Lake Tahoe Airport.

Affected residents, local agencies and businesses are invited to provide input and Caltrans staff will be on hand to provide information and answer questions.

Representatives from Caltrans will also attend a meeting at the Lake Valley Fire Protection District station at 2211 Keetak Street at 5:30 p.m. the same day. A similar presentation will take place. Caltrans officials will be available for questions and to receive input from local officials, citizens and other interested parties.

The purposes of these meetings are to educate the public and about the roles and responsibilities of Caltrans when it comes to setting local speed limits, according to a statement released by Caltrans Friday.