Town of Paradise Weekly Recovery Update 07-10-2019

EVENTS:

Wed, July 10th 5:30pm                      
Party in the Park
Location:  Paradise Community Park 

Mon. July 15th 6pm                            
Paradise Irrigation District Community Meeting
Location:  6491 Clark Rd. 

Tues. July 23rd 6pm                          
Paradise Town Council Meeting – Budget
Location: 5555 Skyway

Tues. July 23rd 5:30-7:30pm             
Together We Rise Business Forum hosted by The Paradise Chamber
Location: 6161 Clark Road

Tues, Aug. 6th 6pm                            
Community Meeting
Location:  Paradise Alliance Church 6491 Clark Rd.


CURRENT STATISTICS:

6,429   properties cleared of debris
1,950   properties certified clean by County
84   building permits issued
89   applications in plan check
173   applications received total *

*Due to an error last week we reported 183 applications received. The correct number as of today is 173.  We apologize for the error.     


NEWS THIS WEEK:

• The Town Council meeting on Tuesday July 9th was full of important updates from our recovery partners.  You can watch the meeting online here:  https://livestream.com/townofparadise

• According to Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District (BCMVCD), residents and visitors to Paradise should use mosquito repellant that includes DEET.  For more information about mosquitos, or to report a mosquito breeding area, please visit http://www.bcmvcd.com.

• Paradise Irrigation District has lifted their no-drink advisory on 41 properties so far.  They are having a community meeting to talk about their process and timelines in more detail on Monday July 15th at 6pm at the Paradise Alliance Church – 6491 Clark Rd. 

• Paradise Unified School District is busy with preparations for their move back to the ridge for the first day of school on August 15th.  They are cleaning, painting and putting new furniture in their classrooms to make sure the kids have a nice place to return to.

• The Town will start holding Community meetings on the first Tuesday of each month.  This meeting will be dedicated to updates from our local agencies like PID and PUSD and give the community a venue to hear information from each agency directly.   The first meeting will be on August 6th at 6pm at Paradise Alliance Church 6491 Clark Rd. 

• The makeitparadise.org is currently under “construction” due to updates coming that will include a go-to guide to the rebuilding process to help residents and contractors. Stay tuned for more information!

• Reminder: Any business operating in Paradise is required to obtain a business license.