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Tahoe South Wear a Mask Video Graphic

Lake Tahoe Agencies, County Band Together to Encourage Everyone to Wear A Mask

Video series aims to increase mask compliance among residents and visitors Aug. 13, 2020 (SOUTH LAKE TAHOE/PLACERVILLE, Calif.) – A coalition of Lake Tahoe agencies and local government are launching a new PSA series today to drive home the public health directive of wearing a mask to decrease the spread of COVID-19.   Highlighting the… Read more »

Volunteer Lake Tahoe Celebrity Golf

Annual American Century Championship Donation Request

2020 American Century Championship Donation Request Application   Please note: Application acceptance has ended. As part of the 2020 American Century Championship, American Century Investments, in partnership with the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority and NBC Sports, is committing $250,000 from tournament proceeds to organizations located in Tahoe South. Only one application per Tax ID/Organization will… Read more »

Tahoe South Emerald Bay Sunburst with Covid Guidelines

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Messages/talking points

Updated September 30, 2020 El Dorado County moves to less restrictive “Orange Tier” on Sept. 22 under state COVID-19 framework: www.cityofslt.us. “Moving to the Orange tier should not be seen as a green light to stop wearing a face covering, keeping at least six feet from others, minimizing mixing with non-household members, and washing your hands… Read more »

Way2Tahoe.com Echo Summit Project

Echo Summit Sidehill Viaduct (bridge) Replacement Project Update

September’s resumption of the U.S. Highway 50 Echo Summit Bridge Project will replace the bridge to meet current structural safety standards.   HIGHWAY 50 CLOSURE AT ECHO SUMMIT TO BEGIN MID-SEPTEMBER UPDATE: The Echo Summit bridge is scheduled to reopen to traffic early Sunday, September 27, five days ahead of schedule!  One-lane traffic will start… Read more »

City of South Lake Tahoe Safe Ambassadors

City of SLT Recruiting Volunteers for New “Safety Ambassador” Program

The City of South Lake Tahoe is partnering with residents to educate our community and visitors on the importance of safety during this pandemic. “We have said the entire time to do everything you can to stay safe, so Tahoe can stay open,” said City Manager Joe Irvin, “This ambassador program is about making sure… Read more »

Virtual Tour of Tahoe South Events Center

Virtual Tour of the Tahoe South Events Center

Scheduled to Open Fall 2022     More information at TahoeDouglasVA.org

Tahoe South Event Center

Tahoe South Events Center Groundbreaking

COVID-19 put a damper on a proper Events Center groundbreaking, but we couldn’t start construction without at least a symbolic event. Join us live on Thursday, July 9th at 11:00 am here The pavement will break outside on the parking lot nearest the marquee on property donated by Edgewood Companies. The hour-long program will include… Read more »

Visit California

Visit California Coronavirus Update

Visit California continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-2019) outbreak. Visit California continues to work with industry partners and Gov. Newsom’s senior administration officials to gather and distribute the most accurate and timely information. More

Emerald Bay Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Clarity Report

The clarity of Lake Tahoe has long been one of the most important indicators of the changing condition of this iconic water body. In 2019, Lake Tahoe’s clarity decreased nearly 8 feet from the previous year’s dramatic 10-foot improvement. The average annual value in 2019 was 62.7 feet. The lowest value was recorded in 2017… Read more »

U.S. Travel

US Travel COVID-19 Travel Industry Research

Please visit https://www.ustravel.org/toolkit/covid-19-travel-industry-research