Placer County seeking public input for North Tahoe Recreation Access Plan

Placer County seeking public input for North Tahoe Recreation Access Plan AUBURN, Calif. – Placer County is seeking public input for its North Tahoe Recreation Access Plan. The plan proposes several trailhead parking and staging area sites that would provide increased access to public outdoor recreation areas. Access points and trailhead locations are increasingly overcrowded…

New Grants from California’s New COVID Fund

New $500 million state COVID relief grants program includes nonprofits – details below! On November 30, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a new $500 million program, the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, to provide grants of up to $25,000 to small businesses and nonprofits in California.  Nonprofits in either 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) categories with yearly…

Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit Winter Schedule Includes Free to the Rider Service, an Adjusted Transit Schedule and a Winter Park and Ride Program

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 9, 2020 Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit winter operations begin Dec. 10th with free to the rider bus service on all routes, daily hourly service throughout North Lake Tahoe and Truckee with connections to area resorts and town centers while both Truckee and North Shore night service has been temporarily suspended. Free…

New $500 million state COVID relief grants program includes nonprofits – details below

On November 30, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a new $500 million program, the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, to provide grants of up to $25,000 to small businesses and nonprofits in California. Nonprofits in either 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) categories with yearly gross revenues of $2.5 million or less will be eligible for a…

Placer County Board of Supervisors extend Placer Shares Impact Grants funding for businesses

Published on Dec. 1, 2020 The Placer County Board of Supervisors today authorized an additional $2 million in Placer Shares Impact Grants to support businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. To date, the county has allocated $16 million in grant funding in order to assist struggling businesses and nonprofits. “With these additional funds, our goal…

North Lake Tahoe Launches Shop Local Campaign

The North Lake Tahoe Resort Association and regional business associations have teamed up to help make holiday shopping even more rewarding this year. In an effort to encourage shopping local, we have created a 5-week holiday shopping scavenger hunt to drive locals and visitors around the region to complete shopping related challenges. The contest will run…

State Issues Limited Stay at Home Order to Slow Spread of COVID-19

Non-essential businesses and personal gatherings are prohibited between 10 PM and 5 AM beginning Saturday, November 21 at 10 PM SACRAMENTO – In light of an unprecedented, rapid rise in COVID-19 cases across California, Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced a limited Stay at Home Order requiring generally that non-essential work,…