No fanfare. No high fives.
Not even a story in the local press.- Yet an unprecedented moment in Lake Tahoe history transpired last week that may shape the Tahoe Basin for decades to come.
That moment was the agreement reached by the bi-state consultation group, which should serve as the foundation for the new Tahoe Regional Planning Agency's regional plan.
But first a little history lesson.
The TRPA has been trying for almost a decade to reach a consensus on a new plan that would balance environmental gain with rebuilding the antiquated and deteriorating infrastructure of our 1950s car-centric development. …