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Future of North Lake Tahoe parking focus of public workshop Monday

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Placer County will hold a public workshop next week to discuss results of a recently completed parking study of the Kings Beach and Tahoe City business districts.

The goal is to provide an overview of existing parking capacity and use, results of a review of the county’s current parking standards and requirements, and an examination of potential programs such as an in-lieu fee parking program, according to the county.

“An in-lieu program would allow developers to meet some or all of their parking requirements by paying fees, rather than providing parking on-site,” officials said in a statement. “Fee revenue would be used by the county for public parking.”

In the study, LSC Transportation Consultants Inc. proposes recommendations for a plan that “best meets the parking and mobility needs of Kings Beach and Tahoe City,” officials said.

It’s scheduled from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 11, at the Tahoe City Public Utility District offices, 221 Fairway Drive in Tahoe City.

“The study is a key part of a larger effort to develop strategies and implementation measures that address parking issues in Kings Beach and Tahoe City while fitting in with the public’s vision for their communities,” officials said.

Visit tinyurl.com/pukpqpn to review the study.

Residents with questions may contact Senior Planner Christopher Schmidt at 530-745-3076 or crschmid@placer.ca.gov.