North Lake Tahoe

Placer County provides a wide variety of services to North Lake Tahoe residents, local businesses and visitors.

Our responsibility to preserve and enhance Lake Tahoe’s environment means we often must deliver those services in a different manner than we do elsewhere in the county. Placer County works closely with our regional partners to meet the needs of our residents, businesses and visitors.

Help us build achievable housing in North Lake Tahoe!

Achievable Housing Development Request for Proposals Flier

Strengthening our Tahoe Communities

The North Lake Tahoe Economic Incentive Program is available to applicants looking for assistance acquiring Tourist Accommodation Units (TAUs) and infrastructure cost offsets. Interested applicants should contact Jennifer Merchant with the County Executive Office – Tahoe, to arrange a meeting to discuss their interest in the program. Please contact Jennifer at (530) 546-1952 or email him at

View the North Lake Tahoe Economic Incentive Program

View the Tahoe Region Employment Report

North Lake Tahoe Services and Information

  • Benefit Assessment District

    Includes Public Meeting Agendas, District Map, Benefit Assessment District Q&A, Budget, Key Themes Identified in the Public Meetings, Archive Webcast.

  • Business and Economic Development

    Includes Business Licenses, Fictitious Business Name Search, Economic Development, Business Advantage Network, Film Permits, Open Bids and RFPs, Tahoe Business Associations

  • Law and Justice

    Includes Sheriff Coroner Marshall, Report a Crime, Jail and Juvenile Detention, Child Support Enforcement, Superior Court, Abandoned Vehicles, Legal Alternatives.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes Birth and Death Certificates, Marriage Licenses and Tahoe Cemetery District information.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Utilities

    Includes Garbage and Recycling, Tahoe Truckee Sierra Disposal, Southwest Gas, Liberty Utilities.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health and substance abuse

  • Eastern Placer County Animal Services

    Includes lost or found animals, adopting a pet and animal control.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the county, representation, and voting

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, and fines.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes bike routes, bus schedules, road conditions and road construction/maintenance information.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.

  • Environment

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing

  • Placer County Tahoe Projects and Initiatives

    Includes Tahoe Basin Area Plan, Public Works Projects, 2015 North Lake Tahoe Tourism Master Plan, Regional Partners.

  • Capital Projects Advisory Committee

    To recommend Tourism Master Plan priorities and capital projects to the Placer County Board of Supervisors.

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In The Spotlight


Kings Beach Commercial Core Improvement Project receives recognition for making downtown Kings Beach more pedestrian and bicycle friendly! The KBCCIP recently received the Project of the Year award from the Sacramento chapter of the American Public Works Association for the Complete Streets Transportation category.

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Placer County North Lake Tahoe Facilities

For a listing and map of public beaches, parks and other recreation facilities please visit Parks and Recreation.

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