Truckee development: Pollard Station senior center in front of town planners Wednesday |

Truckee development: Pollard Station senior center in front of town planners Wednesday

Rendering by Ward Young Architecture and PlanningAccording to a March 2010 rendering, this is the entrance to the Pollard Station lodge, a senior living center proposed for the Hilltop area above downtown Truckee.

TRUCKEE, Calif. and#8212; On Wednesday, starting at 5 p.m. at 10183 Truckee Airport Road, the Truckee Planning Commission will review the proposed Pollard Station Senior Living Project.

The project, which would create a new senior living center in the Hilltop area above downtown, has run into some resistance in part because of its size and scope and#8212; with a 112,000-square-foot lodge proposed.

The new proposal lops off the third floor, bringing the size down to 85,000 square feet, according to staff reports.

Furthermore, the planning commission will consider a possible development code update allowing backyard chickens on residential lots meeting certain criteria.

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