Inspired by natural beauty and mountain scenery, Truckee is home to a creative culture that is unique in community spirit, inclusivity, and individual creativity. Truckee earned the prestigious honor of being recognized and designated by the California Arts Council as one of 14 California Cultural Districts. This designation follows California’s recognition of arts as a lever for societal change, and particularly creative placemaking as a tool for community development. … Continue reading Good Morning Truckee: Truckee Cultural District
Tahoe Forest Health System has rolled out a new Financial Services Program designed to help navigate insurance, billing, and financial services. Harry Weis, CEO and Crystal Betts, CFO provided a great presentation reviewing the new program who was instrumental in designing the program from the ground up.
Landing is a new, innovative approach to tackling the housing crisis in Tahoe. When Colin and Kai moved to Truckee last fall,
The April 9th Good Morning Truckee program featured speaker guests from the Truckee Donner Land Trust who spoke about their new project to acquire the 30-acre Olympic Meadow Property in Squaw Valley for public access and conservation in a joint effort with the Squaw Valley Public Service District. Mike Geary, Squaw Valley Public Service District and Perry Norris, Truckee Donner Land Trust shared information about the acquisition,
Truckee Fire Chief Bill Seline and Police Chief Rob Leftwich presented what’s happening in our region to prepare, prevent and respond to a large scale wildfire at the March 12th Good Morning Truckee. They spoke about what the current trends are in prevention and evacuation plans. How personal preparedness and having a self-developed prevention and response plan is the key to success. Additionally, they shared with the group where to obtain critical information and communications in the event of an emergency and what you can expect in a scenario where a large scale evacuation is occurring.
The Good Morning Truckee event on February 12, 2019, featured speakers who presented on topics about Climate Change Science and Air Traffic Control Technology.
Storm frequency or intensity? How much is caused by human-induced global warming? How do you mitigate the effects of climate change and adapt to a new baseline climate? Derek Larson has been a professor at Sierra College since 2000 – his newest course is called “Energy,
Good Morning Truckee kicked off the New Year with presentations from the Town of Truckee and Nevada County as to what’s on their radar for 2019.
View Presentations from Truckee Mayor David Tirman who presented a “State of the Town” update on a variety of key topics. Denyelle Nishimori, Town of Truckee Community Development Director, provided information on the General Plan Update and what the community can expect in terms of how to get involved.
On November 13th Good Morning Truckee attendees heard from top ski industry leaders as they share their views of the industry, where it is going, consolidations, mergers, new business models, and more.
Michael Reitzell, the President of Ski California started the morning off by providing some information on what’s new with the organization. Ski California represents 32 snow sports areas in California and Nevada and coordinates state and national legislative activities,
California voters will have 11 propositions to weigh in on of the November 6, 2018 midterm elections. Propositions include everything from affordable housing funding, the price of gas, rent control to more? esoteric? issues such as should state lawmakers be given the opportunity to nix daylight saving time and how paramedics should spend their break time.
For a quick non-partisan overview of the propositions,
Are you looking to learn how to drive business growth using data? For the September 20th, 2018 Knowledge Bites, Google National Trainer, Corissa Saint Laurent presented to local Truckee Businesses teaching them how to do this.
How do you know what insights and data you should be focusing on as a business owner? Where are the tools and resources to help you accomplish your goals?
There are so many educational opportunities in our region – from public, charter and private, to alternative and higher education – the good work of many have created lots of options. Each one offers its own innovative programs to create educational pathways that meet individual needs. Learn about these offerings and the strong relationships between these educational institutions and the community that help provide rich, diverse, … Continue reading Good Morning Truckee: educational opportunities