News briefs: Upcoming meetings and fire operations |

News briefs: Upcoming meetings and fire operations


Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Governing Board meets Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 9:30 a.m. at the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, 128 Market Street in Stateline.

California Tahoe Conservancy Board of Directors meets Thursday, Dec. 17, at 1 p.m. and 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 18, at the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board Annex, 971 Silver Dollar Ave., in South Lake Tahoe. The board will discuss the Upper Truckee River and Marsh restoration project.

South Tahoe Public Utility District board of directors meets Thursday, Dec. 17, at 2 p.m. at 1275 Meadow Crest Drive, South Lake Tahoe.


North Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Douglas fire protection districts, the Nevada Division of Forestry and the U.S. Forest Service may continue widespread prescribed fire operations the week of Dec. 13. Operations on the north shore of Lake Tahoe may take place on the west side of Incline Village and in Carnelian Bay; on the west shore, off Elizabeth Drive north of Tahoma; on the south shore northwest of Fallen Leaf Lake, off Lake Tahoe Boulevard near Twin Peaks, off South Upper Truckee Road near Meyers and on Kingsbury Grade; and on the east shore off Logan Creek Drive, north and south of Glenbrook, north of Spooner Lake and near Thunderbird Lodge. Operations may continue over the next several weeks as weather and conditions allow.

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