Town of Paradise Weekly Recovery Update 9-21-22

RECOVERY STORY

Town of Paradise wins prestigious Helen Putnam Award for Excellence in Planning and Environmental Quality

The Town of Paradise was recently awarded the esteemed 2022 Helen Putnam Award for Excellence in Planning and Environmental Quality from The League of California Cities.

This award was given for work on the Long Term Community Recovery Plan, a community-created plan developed by residents of the Ridge to guide Paradise through the next several years of regrowth. 

Click here to read more about this prestigious award.


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Tune In: KPAY Radio with Vice Mayor Greg Bolin

Tune in: Paradise Vice Mayor, Greg Bolin, speaks with Scott Michaels about the Helen Putman Award, rebuilding updates, and events happening around Paradise. Click here to listen.

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. 

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 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.

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 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.