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Members of the Press or Media, if you are seeking urgent assistance or information, please call the City Manager, Nancy Kerry 530-307-3237, or the Public Information Officer, Tracy Franklin at 530-542-6093 or 530-318-9782.

The City frequently issues Press Releases and Guest Columns, which are posted on this page. Don't miss any news by signing up to be notified when the City issues a Press Release or come back to this page to check for updates. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook to stay informed.

Police Chief Monthly Report to Community
February 2016
Community Calendars 2016
January 2016
February 2016
March 2016
April 2016
May 2016
June 2016
July 2016
August 2016

City Wide Newsletters 2016
January 2016
February 2016
March 2016
April 2016
Based on public feedback, the City began releasing a "Weekly Wrap Up" which replaces the monthly newsletter

Weekly Wrap Up
April 29, 2016
May 6, 2016
May 13, 2016
May 20, 2016
May 27, 2016
June 3, 2016
June 10, 2016
June 17, 2016
June 24, 2016
July 1, 2016
July 8, 2016
July 15, 2016
July 22, 2016
July 29, 2016
August 5, 2016
August 12, 2016
August 19, 2016
August 26, 2016
September 2,2016
September 9, 2016
September 16, 2016
September 23, 2016

Meeting and Event Calendar 2016
2016 calendar

The City in 60
Watch the City of South Lake Tahoe's weekly 60 second update on Mountain Resort TV HERE

The City of South Lake Tahoe has launched a new survey method – FlashVote!

Do you have one minute a month to help make your local government better?

Surveys will be posted for 48 hours for people to participate.  All those who take the survey will receive an email listing the results of the survey once the survey closes.  That’s right; you will see the survey results within one hour of it closing!

View Previous FlashVote Survey Results

May 13, 2016 – Simple Project Ideas 
April 16, 2016 – Communication Preferences
June 17, 2016 - Streets and Sidewalks

Press Releases 2016

Weekly Wrap Up for Sept. 23
Beverly Lodge Murder Update, Sept. 15
Pedestrian Safety Month, Sept. 2
Law Enforcement Appreciation Day to be Held on September 15th
K9 Trails to be Held on September 10th

Update to the Community from Police Chief Uhler, Aug 30           
September Calendar
Survey for Bicycle Friendly Community, Aug 25
Conner v City of South Lake Tahoe, Aug 25
Fire Dept Tree Permit Services, Aug 25
Weekly Wrap Up, Aug 19
Lobby Remodel, Aug 19
Airport Ramp Phase 3 Construction, Aug 19
10 Persons Qualify for November Election, Aug 18
Councilmember period extended 5 days, Aug 10
Affordable Housing by the Numbers, Aug 10
JULY 2016

Assaults on Women, July 28
Kayaker Death in Tahoe, July 20
Tips to Prevent Theft, July 18
City of SLT Election, July 6
SLTFR Hosts Blood Drive on July 11th, July 6
Wanamaker Arrest, July 4
Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested, July 1
Bank Robbery, July 1           
Missing Person, July 1
JUNE 2016
Weekly Wrap Up for the Week of June 24
Operation Dry Water, June 24
Weekly Wrap Up for the Week of June 17
STAR Camps
, June 17
Red Flag Program, June 17
Weekly Wrap Up for the Week of June 10
Citizen Academy Graduates, June 8
City to Host 4th of July Parade, June 8 
Weekly Wrap Up for the Week of June 3
Free Firewood Permits, June 2
5th Beverly Lodge Murder Suspect Arrested, June 1

MAY 2016

City Awarded $3 Million in Federal Funds, May 31
Wildfire Safety Expo, May 30
Amgen Tour Road Closures, May 17
Community Playfields to Begin Construction, May 17
Police Department Award Ceremony, May 9     
Neighborhood Spring Clean Up, May 9
Stormwater Program Update, May 6 
Two Victims Stabbed, May 5     
Bijou Bike Park Association Receives Proclamation, May 3
SLTPD Cites Clerks for Selling Alcohol to Minors, May 2
City Hires Kevin Fabino as Development Services Director, May 2

APRIL 2016

City's Weekly Wrap up, April 29
Bijou Bike Park Association to Receive Proclamation, April 29
Beverly Lodge Murder Update, #4 April 28
Rec Center Offering Swim Instruction Class, April 20
Lifeguard Certification Class, April 20
Beverly Lodge Murder Update #3, April 19
City to Host 4th of July Parade, April 15
Kayak Rolling Skills Offered at Rec Center, April 14
City Releases Request for Proposals for Socio-Economic Impacts of Vacation Home Rentals, April 5
City Releases Request for Proposals for Champions Plaza, April 4
City Launches National TV Commercial, April 1
April Newsletter, April 1
April Calendar, April 1

MARCH 2016

April is Distracted Driver Month, March 29
South Lake Tahoe Fire Rescue's Participation in Cal Tahoe JPA, March 25
Heavenly Parking Garage System Upgrade Training on March 23, March 15
Recreation Swim Complex Design Renovation Community Workshop #2, March 11
City Installs Electric Charging Station at Heavenly Village Parking Garage, March 10
Keep the Streets Safe this St. Patrick's Day, March 9
City Recreation Department Partners with Junior Giants, March 8
Design Guidelines Workshop #3, March 8
Space still available for American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification, March 7
South Tahoe Action Team Graduates, March 4
Monthly report to the community by Police Chief, March 3
March newsletter, March 2
March calendar, March 1


SLTFD Supports St. Baldrick's event, Feb. 29
American Gas Receives 20 Day Liquor License Suspension, Feb. 26
Murder Suspects Arrested, More Arrests Expected, Feb. 17
American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, Feb. 11
Design Guidelines Public Workshop #2, Feb 10
City Offers New Service Request Portal Online, Feb.4
US 50 South Shore Community Revitalization Project Community Mtg, Feb.5
Murder Suspects Sought, Feb. 3
SLT Fire Rescue Annual Awards Ceremony, Feb. 3
Spring 2016 Citizens Academy, Feb. 2
February Newsletter, Feb. 1
February Calendar, Feb. 1
Homicide at Beverly Lodge Update, Jan. 31
Homicide Case, Jan. 30
Sand Bags Available for Residents, Jan. 27
Take the South Lake Tahoe Design Survey, Jan. 25
US 50 South Shore Community Revitalization Project Community Mtg, Jan. 19
Snow Removal Crews Working Day and Night, Jan. 15
Volunteer Drivers Needed for Senior Nutrition Program, Jan. 13
The City is Hiring, Jan. 13
FAA Releases B4UFLY App for Smartphones, Jan. 12
Ski Magazine Features South Lake Tahoe, Jan. 12
JPA Seeks Applicants for Bicycle Advisory Committee, Jan. 11
Tahoe Talks to be Held on January 20th, Jan. 11
Fire Department Hosts Coat Drive, Jan. 8
Design Guideline Workshop, Jan. 6
New Years Eve Recap, Jan. 2
January Calendar, Jan. 1

2015 Year in Review, Jan. 1
Now Accepting Applications for STAT, Jan. 1