Boards, Committees and Commissions




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Planning Commission 

Historic Preservation Advisory Commission 

Building Appeals Boards 

The  Planning Commission is comprised of five commissioners, one appointed by each council member. Planning Commission id responsible for reviewing proposed developments and related projects to ensure they comply with Truckee's guidelines, including: the General Plan, Development Code, any area specific plans and more. The Historic Preservation Advisory Commission is a citizens advisory body that assists and advises the Council and Town staff on historic preservation matters. The Commission also makes reviews and makes recommendations on historic design review applications. 

The Building Appeals Board serves primarily as an advisory body to the Chief Building Official, who also staffs the group. When needed, the group provides advice on specific building issues to the Town Council and functions as an appeal board for those appealing orders, decisions, or determination made by the Chief Building Official in particular areas.



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Housing Advisory
Work Group 

Stormwater Citizen's
Advisory Committee 

Marketing and Visitor
Services Committee 

Housing Advisory Work Group was to assist the Council and Town staff in implementing important housing goals. The Work Group is currently working on an affordable housing in-lieu fee program and an administrative guidelines and procedures manual for the Town's affordable housing programs. 

Storm Water Management Citizens Advisory Committee was established by Truckee Town Council. This committee is unique in that it is cross-jurisdictional and is intended to provide advice to both the Town of Truckee and Placer County on matters related to the Storm Water Management Plan. 



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Redevelopment Successor Agency and
Redevelopment Successor
Agency Oversight Board

Truckee Tax Measure
Citizen's Oversight Committee

Garbage Disposal
Stakeholders Group 

Programs and projects funded by the Redevelopment Agency have been eliminated. The responsibility for winding down activities for the Truckee Redevelopment Agency will fall to the Town Council acting as what is being call the “Successor Agency.” All the actions and decisions of the Truckee Redevelopment Successor Agency are subject to review by the Truckee Redevelopment Successor Agency Oversight Board.


The purpose of the Truckee Tax Measure Citizens Oversight Board shall be to meet annually to audit the road and trail projects funded by Measures V and R to ensure that the use of the funds is in accordance with the approved ballot measures. The findings of the Board will be advisory to the Town Council and reviewed in conjunction with the Town’s annual audit.