Accomplishments

Groundbreakings

  • 102 Ranch Restoration
  • Lockwood Restoration
  • Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Floodwall/Levee
  • North Truckee Drain

TRAction Project Milestones

  • Virginia Street Bridge Visioning & Design
  • Hidden Valley Feasibility Study
  • North Truckee Drain Design & Construction
  • Lower Mustang Design & Construction
  • Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Levy/Floodwall - Design  & Construction 

Funding

  • Selected preferred Flood Project
    Governance Model
  • SB 175 JPA/Rates
  • AB54 Section 2 - Paying for floodproofing
  • Completed 75% of flood funding study
  • Obtained grants (Q-1, BOR, FEMA)

Public Safety 

  • Hosted "Flood Expo" event flood awareness and safety; 25 local, state and federal agencies participated, event attended by 500 citizens
  • Hosted Flood Safety and Awareness Booth, Reno Home Show
  • Sponsored Public Safety "Flood Awareness and Safety" bus ad campaign
  • Sponsored Public Safety "Flood Awareness and Safety" radio campaign.

River Restoration - Funds for eco-system and river restoration

  • $5 Million from the State of Nevada for Truckee River Restoration Projects

Awards

  • Bronze award for the Government Website at the 2007 Summit Creative Award. Competed against sites from 23 countries; international judging - April 2007
  • Acknowledged for "Best Practice for Citizen Involvement," by the Harvard University's Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government - December 2006
  • American Public Works Association & American Society of Civil Engineers "Environmental Project of the Year" for the Reno-Sparks Indian colony Lee/Floodwall - 2010

Land Acquisition

  • Purchased UNR's Mill and McCarran Property
    (60 acres)
  • Purchased 85 N. Edison Way (1 acre)
  • Purchased 105 N. Edison Way (1 acre)
  • Purchased 195 N. Edison Way (1 acre)
  • Purchased the Monday Property
    (17 Lockwood - 1 acre)
  • Purchased the Excel Property - Mill St. (8 acres)
  • Purchase Catholic Diocese Property (14 acres)
  • Purchase Ferrari Ranch Property - Mill St.
    (22 acres)

 

 

Site Last Updated - 07/18/2014