Town of Paradise Weekly Recovery Update 9-14-22

REBUILDING UPDATES

Single Family Homes in Development: 

2,519 Building Permit Applications Received 

2,322 Building Permits Issued 

1,573 Homes Rebuilt (certificate of occupancy issued) 

Multi-Family Homes in Development:

548 Multi-Family Units Applied*

437 Multi-Family Units Issued 

354 Multi-Family Units Rebuilt (certificate of occupancy issued) 

*Each “unit” represents a home for a family in Paradise.

If you are a multi-family housing developer and wish to meet with the Town, please call Kate Anderson, Housing Program Supervisor, at (530) 872-6291 x122, or email kanderson@townofparadise.com.  


BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT 

Provided by the Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce. All businesses featured in the business spotlights can be found in Paradisechamber.com’s online business directory.  

This week, we’re highlighting Blixa Properties. Brand new furnished private short-term rentals are available within the Paradise Boutique Apartments building at 5900 Canyon View Dr, just north of the Feather River Hospital site. Formerly Feather Canyon Senior Living, the facility was recently renovated. Promotional rates are as low as $58 per night—stay one night or up to 30! Weekly discounts are available. The stylishly decorated units feature secure, private entrances for each unit, private patios, kitchenettes, on-site laundry, parking, and recreation within the building. The units are family and dog friendly, and close to hiking trails. Find Blixa Properties’ Paradise rentals on AirBnB, VRBO or book direct at BookWithBlixa.com. (530) 586-0003, connect@blixaproperties.com

Thinking of opening a business in Paradise? The Town of Paradise offers Business Development meetings for prospective business owners to go over the process of opening a business in Paradise. Call Colette Curtis at (530) 872-6291 x112 or email her at ccurtis@townofparadise.com to schedule an appointment.


RESOURCES & UPDATES

The Town of Paradise Received the 2022 Helen Putman Award

Last week, the League of California Cities announced that the Town of Paradise received the esteemed 2022 Helen Putnam Award for Excellence in Planning and Environmental Quality for the Long Term Community Recovery Plan. This plan identified 39 recovery projects, which guide Paradise and its recovery partners as they navigate recovery three years after the most destructive fire in California history, the 2018 Camp Fire. Click here to watch a video prepared by the League of California Cities about the award.

Temporary Speed Limit Reduction on Skyway, Sept-Oct 2022

On Tuesday, September 13, temporary speed limits along Skyway between Neal Road and Lucky John Road took effect. The speed limit was reduced to 25 MPH to slow traffic during the heavy road construction of the Skyway Paving Project. The final roadway paving is scheduled to be complete in October 2022. 

Paradise Tree Removal Program – Sign Up Soon!

Applications are now open for Paradise property owners to enroll for assistance removing dead trees on private property. Applications are available on the Town’s website or in person at Paradise Town Hall at 5555 Skyway or the Building Resiliency Center at 6295 Skyway.

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.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

Theater on the Ridge Presents Dracula, September 8-25

Bring your family to see Dracula the musical by Bram Stoker, adapted by Amber Miller. This classic horror story will be performed at Theater on the Ridge from September 8-25. The showings are Thurs. to Sun. at 7:30 p.m. with a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Visit the TOTR website for more information and ticket sales.

Hoedown at Veteran’s Hall,  September 30

Get your dance on at the Hoedown on September 30 from 5-10 p.m. This event at Veteran’s Memorial Hall will include E&J’s Food Truck, adult beverages from Jen’s Place, and live music by Soul Posse. Don’t miss out on the fun! Tickets cost $10; buy them at the door or contact Lawrence St. Germain at 530-693-5891.

Johnny Appleseed Days 2022, October 1 & 2

Come celebrate community and heritage at Paradise’s annual Johnny Appleseed Days. This fun-for-the-family event will include handicrafts made by artisans from all over the state, face painting, games, a visit from Johnny Appleseed, and so much more! Taking place at the Terry Ashe park, Johnny Appleseed Days will be held on Saturday, October 1 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, October 2 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact monica@paradisechamber.com or click here for more information.

Paradise Performing Arts Center Ribbon Cutting, October 6

You are invited to celebrate the newly renovated Paradise Performing Arts Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, and live music. Join the celebration on Thursday, October 6 from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Paradise Performing Arts Center, located at 777 Nunneley Road, Paradise.

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.