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Washoe County is seeking public input on cargo containers
Community Services Department to host workshop

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Ventetuolo

Reno, Nev. Feb. 20, 2019. The Washoe County Community Services Department’s Planning and Building Division is hosting a public workshop regarding proposed changes to Washoe County Code Chapter 110 (Development Code). The proposed updates focus on easing regulations for placement of cargo containers on rural and residential property.

Public Workshop:

Who: Community Services Department

What: Public workshop for proposed changes to Code standards on cargo containers

When: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.

Where: Slide Mountain Conference Room at the Washoe County Administration Complex

1001 East Ninth Street, Reno

Building A, Second Floor, West End


The workshop will begin with a presentation at 5:30 p.m., followed by Q&A. Attendees will have an opportunity to provide feedback at the meeting, or by submitting written comments.

Following public input, the amendments will be discussed by the Washoe County Planning Commission. The public hearing is anticipated to occur in spring 2019. 

Contacts: Dave Solaro, Assistant County Manager at 775.328.3624 or dsolaro@washoecounty.us; or Kelly Mullin, Senior Planner at 775.328.3608 or kmullin@washoecounty.us  

For more information on the proposed changes, view the staff report that outlines the reasons for the updates, or review the proposed amendments online.

The facilities in which this workshop is being held are accessible to the disabled. Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations or assistance (e.g. sign language interpreters or assisted listening devices) at the meeting should notify the Washoe County Planning and Building Division at 775.328.3600 two working days prior to the meeting.



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