A panel of federal court judges heard oral arguments this week over a proposed residential development in Douglas County.
The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals listened to arguments in League to Save Lake Tahoe v. Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, et al. in San Francisco on Monday.
The appeal challenges approval of the Sierra Colina Village project, an 18-acre, 50-unit development of single and multifamily homes off Lake Village Drive. The development has been tied up in the court system since shortly after TRPA approval in June 2009.
The League filed the appeal in September 2011, following a lower court …