2,588 Businesses Served
Over $5.3 Million Dollars Leveraged
2,450 Homes Powered for One Year
Prop 39 Planning and Services
Type: Jobs, Assets, Money, Energy
Sierra Business Council has saved local governments and businesses enough energy to power nearly 2,500 homes for an entire year through our energy projects. These programs benefit regional merchants, government agencies, and the community by decreasing energy costs and lowering greenhouse gas emissions.
Tourism Traffic: Can't Live With It, Can't Thrive Without It
If you listen very closely, you can hear it: the collective sigh that passes through the town of Truckee when the tourists hit I-80 and head home at the end of the weekend. Our roads were just inundated, our grocery stores crowded and picked over, our normal small town vibes overrun by the hustle and bustle of city folk.
Monday mornings find local residents basking in our vacationer-free daily routines. Our town itself goes back to normal.
It’s a funny concept in this town, though, “back to normal”.