Recovery center relocation to be OK’d | TahoeDailyTribune.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Recovery center relocation to be OK’d

Gregory Crofton

Moving the Sierra Recovery Center from its location near the lake on Tallac Avenue to a motel at the “Y” would not have a significant impact on the environment.

That’s the message the staff of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency will deliver to its Advisory Planning Commission when it meets at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Kings Beach.

The City Council in June approved a zoning change to accommodate the planned relocation of the drug and alcohol recovery center to the Sandor Chateau on Emerald Bay Road.

The purchasing and relocation to the motel would allow the center to eliminate the cost of rent, provide room for offices and house up to 14 live-in residents, according to Betsy Fedor, executive director of the center.

The TRPA Advisory Planning Commission only reviews proposals from the TRPA staff. The agency’s Governing Board is expected to vote on matter when it meets at the end of the month.

Advisory Planning Commission meetings are open to the public. The meeting on Wednesday will be in the North Tahoe Community Conference Center starting at 9:30 a.m.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User