Assembly Bill No. 375 was signed into law on June 12, 2017, allowing the Truckee River Flood Management Authority (TRFMA) to create a Flood Control Project Needs Committee (FCPNC) to recommend the imposition of one or more taxes, fees, rates or charges to fund the construction of an approved flood control project.

“It will be a community effort to provide the best solution to prevent major flooding for our region that will benefit our citizens,” said Jay Aldean, executive director of the TRFMA. “Our goal is to utilize the approved federal funding from the Army Corps of Engineers along with the additional local matching funds needed to construct the flood project.”

Read the full article published in the Northern Nevada Business Weekly.