It Does Not Make Sense for Residents or Businesses to Incorporate Olympic Valley

There is a movement to incorporate Olympic Valley, which is a popular skiing and vacation destination located near Lake Tahoe. Olympic Valley has always been an unincorporated area and this has worked well for the region as it has a small population and is primarily a tourist destination. The Placer County Local Agency Foundation Commission conducted a fiscal analysis that concluded that since Olympic Valley has fewer than 1000 residents that live there full time, the area would not be able to support itself if it incorporated. This poses the question, where would the city's main revenue source come from to make incorporation feasible with so few residents? According to…
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