Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA)

Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA)

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Just Sold...Lakefront Home in Cascade Properties Area in South Lake Tahoe

Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 10:55am. 929 Views, 0 Comments.

Just Sold...Lakefront Home in Cascade Properties Area in South Lake Tahoe

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We just closed escrow on this beautiful lakefront home in Cascade Properties area in South Lake Tahoe.  It was a unique and rare property with a private cove, sandy beach, and a pier with gorgeous lake views.

Cascade Properties area is a small gated community located just south of Emerald Bay.  It is a serene and tranquil setting for those that seek refuge from the hustle and bustle of their busy lifestyle.  A perfect getaway!

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If you are dreaming of owning a lakefront home in Lake Tahoe with lake access then take a look at the links below:

South Lake Tahoe, CA Lakefront Homes For Sale (3)  From $2,560,000 to $4,950,000

Westshore & Northshore Lake Tahoe CA…

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TRPA's Regional Plan Update Public Participation April 25 & 26, 2012

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 2:46pm. 838 Views, 0 Comments.

TRPA Governing Board meeting on April 25 and 26 will cover the TRPA's Regional Plan Update with public participation.

April 25, 2012 at The Chateau, 955 Fairway Boulevard, Incline Village, NV

Agenda (If you can't make it to the meetings, you may take advantage of the teleconference, more info on page 2) and packet for the meeting.

April 26, 2012 at TRPA Office Board Rooms, 128 Market Street, Stateline, NV

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If you'd like to learn more on the TRPA's Regional Plan Update or would like to voice your opinion, please attend these meetings.

TRPA Regional Plan Update Overview:

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Draft EIS will be released tomorrow.  More info on the way!

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What are BMPs in Lake Tahoe?

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 at 1:23am. 861 Views, 0 Comments.

What are BMPs in Lake Tahoe?

bmps_lake_tahoeIn short, Best Management Practices (BMPs) in Lake Tahoe are required methods to help developed properties prevent soil erosion and to infiltrate roof and driveway runoff into the ground.  This also helps prevent sediment and nutrients from entering our surface waters.

These requirements include providing paved driveway, installing drip-line infiltration trenches, and other remedial BMP property improvements.

Sloping ground and bare soil should be covered with a mosaic of native and/or adapted plants and mulch.  Mulching and vegetating soils helps absorb rain and snow melt.

The University of Nevada Cooperatvie Extension has compiled the Home Landscaping Guide for the Tahoe Basin which is the most…

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What is TRPA in Lake Tahoe?

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 at 1:08am. 803 Views, 0 Comments.

What is TRPA in Lake Tahoe?

Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) in Lake Tahoe is a governmental agency that was set forth in the 1980's to establish a balance between the natural environment and the human-made environment.

trpa_lake_tahoeOver a hundred years ago, conservationists voiced concerns about the impacts of logging, ranching, and tourism on the Lake Tahoe environment.  Their idea to make Lake Tahoe a national forest didn't gain wide support in Washington D.C., primarily because there was already land that was privately owned and had been developed or logged in Lake Tahoe Basin.

That didn't stop the conservationists to continue lobbying for environmental protection.

In the late 1960s the California and Nevada governors and lawmakers approved a…

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