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August 19, 2013
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At summit, leaders criticize Sierra Club suit over lawsuit

INCLINE VILLAGE — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and California Gov. Jerry Brown took the stage Monday during the Lake Tahoe Summit and criticized the Sierra Club for suing to block a recent update of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency’s Regional Plan. The update, the first major revision of the TRPA’s regional plan in 25 years, was worked out over about seven years between the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and officials from several federal and state agencies, business groups and environmental activists. In May, Brown and Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval committed both states to continue working together to preserve the …

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