South Lake Tahoe City Council votes to cap VHRs at 1,400

[Paula Peterson]

"We need the community to get together and collaborate," said SLT Councilman Jason Collin during Tuesday's Council meeting. "Its polarized the community."

Collin was discussing the South Lake Tahoe Vacation Home Rental Ordinance after another full day of a City Council meeting focused on the subject of vacation homes in the community.

The Council had three items to vote on concerning Vacation Home Rentals (VHRs) outside of the Tourist Core Area. Concerning the 45-day Urgency Ordinance: A) Would allow exiting applications, city would not receive any new applications after today, or B) Pending applications are subject to moratorium, city would not process any new applications. The third was voting on a new VHR ordinance...