Washoe County Announcement

Washoe County to host Lemmon Valley community meeting
Meeting is Thursday at North Valleys High School.

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Joshua Andreasen

Reno, Nevada. March 9, 2017. Washoe County and the North Valleys Incident Command Team are hosting a community meeting for Lemmon Valley residents at North Valleys High School on Thursday, March 9, at 6 p.m.

Incident Commander and TMFPD Battalion Chief Sam Hicks will give a brief update on the flooding situation and how local, state and federal agencies are making resources available for residents in Lemmon Valley impacted by flooding.

Who: Washoe County and the North Valleys Incident Command Team

What: Lemmon Valley Community Meeting

Where: North Valleys High School at 1470 Golden Valley Rd., Reno.

When: Thursday, March 9, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Media: Incident Commander Sam Hicks will be available for a press conference a half hour prior to the meeting.

The following resources will be available after the presentation:

  • Washoe County Community Services Department (Hydrology/Engineering)
  • Washoe County Assessor’s Office
  • Washoe County Regional Animal Services
  • Washoe County Health District (Septic, water, wells)
  • Washoe County Sheriff’s Office (Public Safety)
  • Washoe County Social Services (Community Resources)
  • Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District and Volunteer Fire Program
  • Nevada Department of Public Safety -  Division of Emergency Management
  • Several other State of Nevada resources
  • Other community outreach programs/organizations