Tahoe Area Regional Transit is a division of the Department of Public Works, which is administered by Placer County in California. The division provides transportation services to the communities of Tahoma, Truckee, Homewood, Tahoe City, Kings Beach and Incline Village in California. The Department of Public Works operates through the administration, road maintenance and fleet services divisions. The department provides transit, transportation planning, traffic engineering, and roadway and bridge design services. Its division, Tahoe Engineering, specializes in the planning, engineering and construction of capital improvement projects. The Department of Public Works administers the Stormwater Quality Program, which focuses on the protection of the health of the county s creeks, streams, rivers and lakes.