Lake Tahoe, Stateline, NV – Enhanced transit service will play a key role in protecting Lake Tahoe’s environment and improving communities and mobility. So how can the Tahoe Region build on successful transit models to get more people on transit and expand the populations transit serves?

At a Tahoe Talks Brown Bag Lunch Series in Tahoe City on Tuesday, Feb. 2, a panel will discuss transit plans for the Tahoe Basin, the challenges and opportunities for improving transit, and the North Shore Transit Vision.

Panelists include Sandy Evans-Hall, executive director of the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association; George Fink, transit system program manager for the Tahoe Transportation District; and Jaime Wright, executive director of the Truckee North Tahoe Transportation Management Association.

The Tahoe Talks Brown Bag Lunch Series is from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Tahoe City Public Utility District Board Room, 221 Fairway Drive. All Tahoe Talks lunches are free and open to the public.

The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, in its capacity as the Tahoe Metropolitan Planning Organization, created the Tahoe Talks Brown Bag Lunch Series to provide a casual forum for people to discuss ways to strengthen and improve communities, make the region safer for bicyclists and pedestrians, and protect Tahoe’s unique environment. Partners include the League to Save Lake Tahoe, One South Shore, Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition, and Lake Tahoe Sustainability Collaborative Community Mobility Group.

Learn more about the Tahoe Talks Brown Bag Lunch Series and share ideas for future discussion topics at .

The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency leads the cooperative effort to preserve, restore, and enhance the unique natural and human environment of the Lake Tahoe Region, while improving local communities, and people’s interactions with our irreplaceable environment. For additional information, contact Tom Lotshaw, Public Information Officer, at 775-589-5278.