Structural Engineer finds no structural damage to leased facility | TahoeDailyTribune.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Structural Engineer finds no structural damage to leased facility

Submitted to the Tribune

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – On Wednesday, Feb. 9, out of an abundance of caution, the City closed 1679 Shop St., which is currently leased by the Tahoe Transportation District for fleet maintenance operations. A building inspector responded to concerns of structural integrity issues and made a determination to close the facility until a structural engineer could be retained and conduct a full evaluation of the building.

According to the structural engineer’s assessment on Monday, Feb. 14, there is no structural damage to the facility. The assessment recommends replacing sheetrock that has visible cracks due to humidity. The building, rafts, and roof all remain in good condition.

Until such time that the sheetrock issues have been remedied, the City has provided TTD with a full bus maintenance facility at the Public Works fleet maintenance building.



 

 


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.


Comments

0 Comments
Loading comments...