Welcome to regional planning in the Truckee Meadows
The Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency (TMRPA) is responsible for the preparation and implementation of the Truckee Meadows Regional Plan. The Regional Plan addresses land use planning, natural resource management, and infrastructure and service provision within Washoe County, Nevada.
The agency implements the Regional Plan by ensuring that master plans of local governments and affected entities conform with the Regional Plan.
The TMRPA is comprised of the Regional Planning Governing Board (RPGB), the Regional Planning Commission (RPC), the Director of Regional Planning, and staff.
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Tuesday, June 25th – 6 p.m. at Sparks City Council Chambers, Legislative Building, 745 Fourth Street, Sparks, Nevada
Wednesday, June 26th – 6 p.m. at Marvin Picollo Elementary School Cafeteria, 900 Foothill Dr., Reno, Nevada
Wednesday, July 10th – 6 p.m. at Washoe County Commission Chambers, 1001 East Ninth Street, Reno, Nevada
For additional information, contact the Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency, 1105 Terminal Way, Suite 316, Reno, NV 89502, 775/321-8385; www.tmrpa.org
IBM's Smarter City Roadmap Recommends Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency as Data Lead
On March 1, 2013 IBM experts engaged in the Smarter Cities effort presented their recommendations to the region’s political, educational and business leadership.
As part of the Smarter Cities Challenge, the roadmap identifies the creation of a shared data platform to serve the region and support economic development. The recommendations identified the Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency (TMRPA) as the owner of this effort, working in conjunction with the Desert Research Institute (DRI), who was recognized as the appropriate technical resource to support the underlying data analysis and engineering. FOR FULL PRESS RELEASE
TMRPA Hosts Educational Workshop on Demographics and the Aging of Our Population
To download the information presented at the workshop please follow the links below:
Video Presentation "Aging America "
Chad Giesinger, Senior Planner, Planning and Development Division, Washoe County Community Services Department presents "Overview of Demographic Change 2000-2010 Census "
Jeff Hardcastle, Nevada State Demographer, University of Nevada, Reno, College of Business Administration presents "Information on Employment, Income and Aging "
Grady Tarbutton Director, Washoe County Senior Services presents "Aging in Place for Washoe County Seniors: Meeting Basic Needs "
Amy McAbee Cummings, Director of Planning, and David Jickling, Director of Public Transportation and Operations, Regional Transportation Commission presents "Senior & ADA Transportation Issues "
The 2013 RPGB and RPC Advance Meeting Schedules have been approved, please follow the links below to download.
The Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency has moved to a new location.
Our new offices are located at:
1105 Terminal Way, Suite 316
Reno, Nevada 89502
You can also receive electronic notices of RPC and RPGB agenda and packet distribution. Simply go to the meetings page and click on "Subscribe to TMRPA" near the top of the page to sign-up.
Please follow the link above for the most current information about sustainable water resources and growth in the Truckee Meadows. The information was collaboratively prepared by staff from the City of Reno, City of Sparks, Washoe County, Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency, the Northern Nevada Water Planning Commission, and Truckee Meadows Water Authority.