Town of Paradise Weekly Update 11-15-23

As the 5 Year Camp Fire Commemorative Events conclude, the Town of Paradise would like to say THANK YOU to our dedicated sponsors and supporters for making the events possible. Your generosity played a pivotal role in the success of these events. Over the past five years since the Camp Fire tragedy, we’ve faced challenges, overcome adversity, and built a stronger, more connected community. We look forward to continuing to work together in building a resilient, thriving, supportive, and uplifting community.

Rebuilding Numbers:

Single Family Homes in Development:

3,027 Building Permit Applications Received

2,816 Building Permits Issued

2,154 Homes Rebuilt (certificate of occupancy issued)

Multi-Family Homes in Development:

777  Multi-Family Units Applied

591  Multi-Family Units Issued

434 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

Updates & Resources

Holiday Craft Fair

The Paradise Elks Lodge would like to invite the public to support local vendors and start your holiday shopping Saturday, November 18th from 9:00am- 4:00pm at 1100 Elk Lane.

Classic Car and Motorcycle Show

Sponsored by Subaru, visit Terry Ashe Center Saturday November 18th from 10:00am-6:00pm for a day of Classics and Cycles! Enjoy live music and a craft beer garden, while judges will make their rounds to find the cleanest car, and best bike! Bring the kids because the Ice Rink is free that day!

Pinewood Derby

Children from preschool- sixth grade are invited to build and race their own Pinewood Derby Car on Saturday November 18th at Terry Ashe Center. Call PRPD to register and to find out more information at 530-872-6393.

Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Join the Paradise First Christian Church at 5738 Pentz Road for a free Thanksgiving Dinner Sunday, November 19th from 1-3:00pm.

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Funding is still available for the Commercial Sign Removal Program. This 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. Turn in your application to Town Hall or and 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.