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Proposal and Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: 98-44
Abstract

The Washoe County Blue Ribbon Task Force on Growth was a citizen group that was assigned to investigate growth and development problems in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County, Nevada. Includes proposal to form the task force, proposed goals, and minutes of meetings (1973-1974).

Dates: 1973-1974

Reno Railroad Corridor Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1432
Abstract

The Reno Railroad Corridor studies were preliminary reports of the ReTRAC project that ultimately lowered the railroad tracks for 2.5 miles through downtown Reno. The collection contains four reports and ReTRAC presentation slides collected by Paul Starrs while working on the project.

Dates: 1997-2000

Kathryn Wishart Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-94
Abstract One section of materials focuses on specific projects or controversies experienced while Kathryn was a council member. Notable among these materials are those relating to the Plumas Street Widening Project, which raised considerable public uproar, including a threatened recall of four council members. Other projects include the Robb Drive I-80 interchange, a child care conference, and the wetlands and streams environmental policy. Newspaper clippings relating to specific projects are...
Dates: 1981-1993