Commissioner Berkbigler stated the residents of IV/CB don’t want to ban STRs, but instead want regulations. She also stated the County doesn’t have the funding needed to enforce a ban on STRs. Therefore, the County is in the process of developing guidelines using the Best Practices for Neighborhood Compatibility developed by TRPA (here are the proposed TRPA Guidelines). Neighborhood/Subdivision CCRs and HOA rules are expected to restrict the locations of STRs. Click to view our website BLOG which contains a few subdivision CCRs.
Funding for enforcement would come from permit and inspection fees and fines. Commissioner Berkbigler has stated the enforcement must be budget neutral. The TRPA STR Working Group will be presenting the guidelines for approval by the TRPA Advisory Planning Commission on October 9th (link to the calendar