Located 8 miles north of Reno, Nevada, Silver Lake is near the intersection of Highway 395 and Red Rock Road at the base of Peavine mountain. The nearby residential area of Silver Knolls overlooks the lake and Stead Airport, where the exciting Reno Air Races take place every September.

If you would like more information about Silver Knolls send us an e-mail with your questions... OrangeElmo@gmail.com

The next SKCO Board Meeting is Tuesday, December 20th at 6:30 pm, at our Community Room in the firehouse, 11525 Red Rock Road. Also available on Zoom.

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Open burning begins December 1st and goes through the 31st. You will need a current burn permit which is available on the Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District website at TMFD.com


We will be hosting our Holiday decorating contest again this year so pull out those strings of lights and make your house sparkle. Spruce and Sparkle is on again for the Second Year! Now that you have made use of Green Waste Days and free extra garbage pick up and the property is all Spruced up it is time to show it off with lights and decorations. Last year's event was a huge success and great fun for all who participated. All you have to do is enter. The selection committee will be out the week of December 19-23 from the hours of 6 to 9pm. Be sure to have your decorations on and your house number visible. If you don't have a reflective address number sign now would be a great time to get one ordered. Not only does it make it easy for us, but also for emergency services and adds to our FireWise Community rating. Join in on the fun, get your neighbors in on it too and enjoy this season. Yes, there are prizes so stay tuned to find out more!


Did you know that Washoe County has designated Silver Knolls as a dark skies area? That means we need to shield our brightest lights to shine down rather than out. 

Community Yard Sales - 59 families signed up for our Annual Community Yard Sale in June 2022. Saturday went very well, but the weather didn't co-operate on Sunday. Black clouds, windy and cold. It even rained briefly at one point.

Cub Scouts do fun things with other kids! They get to wear a cool uniform, learn fun things, and go places. They play all kinds of games and build things, like race cars and bird houses. Want to learn about nature? Want to learn about wild animals? Go Cub Scouting! We are Pack 127 of the North Valleys, meeting at 6 pm Wednesdays at the Community Room at Fire Station #430 Silver Lake (11525 Red Rock Road). Cub Scouts is a year-round family oriented program designed for boys and girls, kindergarten through 5th grade. Parents, Leaders and organizations work together. Scouting develops character, leadership, communication skills and good citizenship. We invite you to come visit our Pack. For more information please contact April Mendoza at 530-927-8393 or Maureen O?Brien at 775-851-3907. Thank you!

The North Valleys Master Plan in pdf format, from the Washoe County Department of Community Development, adopted 2010. Click here for a link to the Cab Meeting and more information. 

Neighborhood Watch:
The residents of Silver Knolls have formed a very active Neighborhood Watch group. Join us!

Contact Neighborhood Watch by email at orangeelmo@gmail.com

Bylaws: Current Silver Knolls Community Organization Bylaws, approved by membership May 2017; in pdf format.

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