The November 12th Good Morning Truckee will focus on the upcoming winter and the ski industry, one of our region’s largest economic drivers. Ron Cohen, President and COO of Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, Greg Dallas President and CEO of Sugar Bowl Resort, and David Tirman, Executive Vice President of JMA Ventures/Homewood Resort will share their views of the industry, where it is going, and new business models that are shaping the sport and the industry.
Good Morning Truckee: Sustainability and Environmental Initiatives from TRPA, Town of Truckee, and Sierra Business Council
The October 8th Good Morning Truckee will hear from Joanne Marchetta, Executive Director, Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA), the bi-state Compact agency whose mission is to cooperatively lead the work to preserve, restore, and enhance the natural and human environment of the Lake Tahoe Region. This fall, TRPA will mark 50 years since the Bi-State compact was signed into law, creating TRPA. For five decades they have worked to protect Lake Tahoe.
Good Morning Truckee: Updates from Reno-Tahoe Int’l Airport, Community Collaborative of Tahoe Truckee, and Sierra Community House
The September 10th Good Morning Truckee will hear updates from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport; the Community Collaborative of Truckee Tahoe; and Sierra Community House.
Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Hasaan Azam and Trish Tucker, Managers of Air Service Development will provide the latest happenings in air service, and how Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RTIA) and Reno-Stead airports are economic engines for the region in addition to transportation centers.
Last fall, after nearly two years, the Bureau of Reclamation finished a $30 million renovation project to Stampede Dam to reduce flood risk. This spring, a $34 million renovation project for Boca Dam began to address potential failure from seismic events. Hear from Kyle Hughes, Reclamation Project Engineer about these two projects.
There are lots of projects going on around Truckee these days: PC-1 (Coldstream),
Deciding where to pop the question and get engaged is by far one of the most memorable moments in life. Here’s a list of top five engagement spots in Truckee with unreal views that some might argue are just as dreamy as the actual proposal.
1. Donner Summit
Near the top of Old Highway 40 along the Sierra Crest, you’ll be hard pressed not to get caught up in all of the things you can accomplish together and what the future holds as you look out over Donner Lake and all of Truckee.
On April 30, 2018, the California Supreme Court decided Dynamex Operations W. v. Superior Court– a case that dramatically limits who counts as a bonafide independent contractor under the law.
The old test for whether someone could be properly considered an independent contractor instead of an employee was a more flexible, multi-factor common law test where none of the individual factors,