Washoe County

Serving Recovers communities:

Washoe County is located along the eastern slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains in western Nevada. The County covers an area of 6,600 square miles in the northwest section of Nevada bordering California and Oregon and has a population of approximately 435,000. The County is managed by five Commissioners overseeing 24 departments. In addition, there are seven elected County Officials: DA, Sheriff, Treasurer, Clerk, Recorder, Assessor, Public Administrator. The County also has an elected Constable who serves the Incline Justice Court at Lake Tahoe. More than 2,500 Washoe County employees join County officials in serving the public through a variety of services.

Locations

Social Services Mobile Office

Lemmon Dr. & Pompe Way, Reno, NV 89506, US

Lemmon Valley Volunteer Fire Stattion

130 Nectar St., Reno, NV 89506, US

Lemmon Valley Calvary Church of the Nazarine

310 East Patrician Drive, Reno, Nevada 89506, US

Resources: food supplies pantry foods

Needs: food canned foods

Reno Sparks Gospel Mission

n/a, Reno, Sparks, Nevada 89506, US

Resources: food water clothing

Needs: clothing food bottled water

Fellowship Community Church

130 Hydraulic St, Reno, Nevada 89506, US

Resources: showers bathrooms kitchen rv parking

Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada

n/a, Reno, Sparks, Nevada 89506, US

Resources: food water clothing lodging

Needs: food water clothing


Recent Updates

Lemmon Valley Recovery Update

posted 3 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Dear Lemmon Valley residents,

We remain dedicated to continue to share updates with you regarding the status of the Recovery Plan as they become available. As the weather begins to shift and we experience warmer temperatures, we want to share how you can continue to stay prepared throughout changes and…

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Lemmon Valley Recovery Update

posted 4 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Dear Lemmon Valley residents,

During this record-breaking wet weather season, we hope you have been helped by the resources Washoe County and other agencies have worked to provide, as well as the coordination with many of you on specific needs. Because we are dedicated to the recovery of the Lemmon…

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Items donated with be redistributed on April 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at O'Brien Middle School.

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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March 31, 2017. Items donated at the March 25, 2017 Washoe County Employee Donation Drive will be redistributed on April 8th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at O'Brien Middle School.

SEE ATTACHED FLYER FOR DETAILS

Barrier construction complete in Lemmon Valley

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 24, 2017. The Washoe County North Valleys Incident Command Team has completed construction of the temporary flood barrier around low lying areas of Swan Lake in Lemmon Valley. The "Hesco" barrier is four feet high, four miles long and filled with 12,000 yards of sand.

Maintenance of…

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Donation drive for Lemmon Valley residents March 25

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 17, 2017.
The employees of Washoe County are asking the community to lend a helping hand to Lemmon Valley residents who have been displaced as a result of recent localized flooding. The Washoe County Giving & Volunteering Committee, comprised of Washoe County employees, is holding a donation…

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Lemmon Valley Flooding Update

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 16, 2017.
The North Valleys Incident Command team has begun construction of a barrier to prevent flood waters from spreading onto properties and homes.

Dear Lemmon Valley and Antelope Valley residents

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 14, 2017.
The State of Nevada, Washoe County and the North Valleys Incident Command Team have immediately begun a short-term, temporary plan to prevent the spread of flood waters to protect homes and property in Lemmon Valley.

Temporary barriers will be strategically placed in areas around Swan…

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Beware of scammers

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 11, 2017.
The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office reminds residents to be cautious with door-to-door solicitors, specifically contractors seeking payment to fix issues related to flooding. Suspects can appear friendly, but can use high-pressure or scare tactics. They also demand payments in cash, are reluctant to provide a…

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Nevada Task Force 1 arrives in Lemmon Valley

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 11, 2017.
Nevada Task Force 1, an urban search-and-rescue team, has been deployed from Las Vegas to northern Nevada to help assess damage from recent flooding caused by warm weather and rapid snowmelt. The task force includes 33 firefighters, a structural engineer, a communications specialist and a…

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Washoe County providing potable water to Lemmon Valley residents

posted 5 months ago by fsalas from Washoe County
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Reno, Nevada. March 11, 2017.
The Washoe County Health District has worked with the Incident Management Team and the Truckee Meadows Water Authority to provide a safe potable water filling location for the residents in Lemmon Valley.

The station is located on Lemmon Drive between Pompe Way and Dillon Way.…

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