Town of Paradise Weekly Update 1-10-2024

As we look ahead, entering the 6th year of dedicated rebuilding and recovery efforts , the Town anticipates the start of some significant projects.

Tree Removal Program- Phase 2 continues to be in Federal Environment Review. We expect the review to be completed early 2024. Once completed, tree cutting will start. For questions contact Vickie Jacobs at, vjacobs@townofparadise.com or call 530-872-6291 x162

Residential Ignition Resistant Improvement Program- 118 property owners submitted applications, and phase 1 assessments were completed in October 2023. Phase 2 will occur upon the full approval of the environment process in early 2024.

Hazardous Fuels Reduction Program- Undergoing Federal Environment Review, FEMA expects to complete this review in early 2024.

Paradise Sewer Project- 7 design- build solicitations were received and after the Statement of Qualification Evaluation Committee completed efforts to rank and select a Progressive Design- Build contactor, they have selected Mountain Cascade- Carollo. For more information on the Sewer Project visit paradisesewer.com.

“Can You Hear Me?” Survey
We appreciate the feedback from the community. Take the “Can You Hear Me?” Survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5QLYDGS. Survey link valid until January 12th, 2024. Visit the townofparadise.com for additional information on the Early Warning Sirens.

Updates & Resources

Town Hall and Building Resiliency Center Closed

Town Hall and the BRC will be closed Monday, January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and will reopen Tuesday, January 16th at 8:00am and resume regular business hours for the remainder of the week.

True Value Grand Opening

Let’s welcome another business to Paradise! On Wednesday, January 10th from 12:00-2:00pm stop by 6848 Skyway, Suite L to see the brand-new True Value Hardware Store.

BINGO at Veterans Hall

Come and participate in Bingo every Wednesday afternoon from 5-8:30pm at the Paradise Veterans Hall, located at 6550 Skyway. Admission is $20.00.

Chuck Brodsky Live at TOTR

PATCHWORKS Events is proud to have a storyteller, songwriter and modern-day bard come to TOTR, 3735 Neal Road on January 12th. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show is from 7:30-9:30pm. Visit paradisepatch.org/events for tickets.

Biochar Volunteer Day

Join PRPD, Camp Fire Restoration Project, Regenerating Paradise, BCFSC, and Sustainable Community Development Institute January 13th for a volunteer day at Noble Park, 6722 Pentz Road from 9:00am-4:00pm. For more information, and to sign up, visit https://buttefiresafe.net/event/biochar-volunteer-day/.

Town Council Meeting

Open to the public, the Paradise Town Council meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm in the Council Chambers at Town Hall, 5555 Skyway. For more information on the Town Council please contact the Town Clerk, Dina Volenski at dvolenski@townofparadise.com.

Paradise Alliance Church Fuels Reduction Assistance Program

Prepare for the upcoming winter weather by taking advantage of the Fuels Reduction Assistance Program (FRAP) which offers free assistance for enhancing your defensible space, removing hazard trees, and managing weed abatement. Don’t miss out on this opportunity—sign up now! Contact Matt Woolley at 877-7069 ext. 235 to learn more, or visit the website for detailed information and to register on the “Registration” tab.

FRAP works to eliminate weeds around homes and properties and address the removal of trees that pose a threat to standing structures. Proudly brought to you by the Paradise Alliance Church, this program operates in collaboration with CAL FIRE and California Climate Investments.

CodeRed- Sign Up/Manage/ Modify/ Unsubscribe

CodeRed is a community notification system in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. Examples include evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.

To sign up, manage an existing account, modify your notification settings and contact information, or to unsubscribe, please visit CodeRed. You may also further customize the types of notifications you receive and add any additional address.

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.