Town of Paradise Weekly Recovery Update 4-26-23

Advocacy for the Town of Paradise: Council Member & Town Staff go to Washington, D.C.

Over the course of two meeting-filled days, the Paradise team advocated for the Camp Fire Survivor Tax Relief bill, sewer project funding, affordable housing, and evacuation route improvements.

Thank you to all the legislators and agencies who took the time to meet with us and support Paradise in our recovery from the Camp Fire.

Resources & Updates

Gold Nugget Days!

Join the Gold Nugget Museum and other Ridge community organizations for a fun filled weekend April 27th-30th.  For detailed information on each event, please visit the Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce event calendar at

Biscuits & Gravy with the Paradise Eagles

Kicking off the Donkey Derby the Paradise Aerie FOE #2960 will be serving biscuits and gravy from 6-11:00am at 9079 Skyway. Come hungry and leave happy! Only $5.00 person. For more information visit,

Table Mountain Masonic Lodge Community Market

Music, food, crafts, home made goods and much more from local Ridge vendors and small businesses will be at 5934 Clark Road April 29th, 2023 from 5-9:00pm.

Big Mo and The Full Moon Band with Volker Striffler

Come enjoy great live music at the Paradise Performing Arts Center, Saturday April 29th, 2023 from 7-10:00pm. You can purchase your tickets and find more information about the event here.

Rainwater at Ridgeview

Robert Henry with over 40 years of experience will be presenting as well as the Camp Fire Restoration Project for another in- person workshop learning about how to conserve water! Ridgeview High School will be hosting the event Sunday April 30th, 2023, from 10:00am- 3:00pm. The event will also include several other exciting components you won’t want to miss, to check them out click here.

The Beauty of Winds

Featuring the Winners of the Young Artist Competition and Guest Artist Dr. Robert Bowman the Paradise Performing Arts Center will be having the Paradise Symphony Orchestra performing Sunday April 30th, 2023 from 3:00-5:00pm. More information and to purchase tickets online click here or you can purchase them at the door. Arrive early and relax listening to great pianists.

Tune In: KPAY Radio with Public Works Director & Town Engineer, Marc Mattox

Tune in: Marc Mattox speaks with Scott Michaels about the progress on current and upcoming Town projects. Click here to listen.

Early Warning System Update

The Early Warning System construction is currently underway! The required 16-foot holes have already been dug for the first eleven towers, with a rebar cage established within each of the above-mentioned holes. With good weather on the horizon, the project will continue to move forward.

Burn Permits 

Effective Saturday April 1st, 2023, the Town of Paradise permitted burn start time changed from 8:45 am to 6:00 am. Residential and Fuel Reduction permits issued prior to April 1st, 2023, will not reflect the change in burn hours but permittees will be allowed to start burning at 6:00 am. Permits issued after April 1st, 2023, will have the updated burn hours on them. Burning needs to be completed and piles need to be completely extinguished by dusk.

Burn permits are required when burning in the Town of Paradise. Burn permits can be purchased online at or at the Building Resiliency Center, located at 6295 Skyway. All burning must be in accordance with requirements listed on burn permits. Before burning you are required to confirm burn day status with Butte County Air Quality Management District by calling (530) 332-9407 or Toll Free (855) 332-9407.


The Town of Paradise Commercial Sign Removal Program is funded through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021. Grants will be awarded on a first come first serve basis, until all allocated funds have been expended. A total of $100,000 has been allocated for this program. After an application is approved, the Town will work with the business and licensed contractor to have the sign removed and will pay the contractor directly for the service. For more information and an application, visit

Paradise Traffic Control & Road Repave Map

The Town has created a google map with ongoing traffic control in Paradise and another map for road repaving.

  • Click here to view the map Paradise Traffic Control Map.
  • Click here to view the map of the Paradise Road Repave Project.

Make it Paradise Newsletter

This newsletter is designed to keep you informed of the ongoing recovery efforts as we rebuild Paradise.  Each week you will receive a newsletter with events, current numbers (building permits, etc.), current topics and a weekly Q&A.

Occasionally, we may send out an extra newsletter pertaining to an upcoming event or important information.