Town of Paradise Weekly Update 2-14-2024

Rebuilding Numbers Update

Single Family Residences

3,111 – Applied

2,894 – Issued

2,256 – Certificates of Occupancy

Multi-Family

808 – Units applied

661 – Units issued

502 – Units with a Certificate of Occupancy

Stick – 2,244 (72%) Manufactured – 867 (28%)

**There isn’t a blog this week, check back next week to see a new highlight!**

Town Hall and the Building Resiliency Center will be closed Monday, February 19th, 2024, in observance of Presidents Day and will reopen Tuesday, February 20th and resume regular business hours the remainder of the week.

Updates & Resources

Mark Hummel’s 32nd Annual Blues Harmonica Blowout

Mark Hummel’s 32nd Annual Blues Harmonica Blowout is performing at the PPAC Thursday, February 15th from 7:00-10:00pm, and it’s going to be an unforgettable evening. Featuring a lineup of award-winning harmonica players including the legendary Mark Hummel himself, along with Lee Oskar, Jason Ricci, Kenny Neal, and Andrew Alli. Lobby Doors Open: 6:00 PM. House Doors Open: 6:30 PM. For more information and to purchase tickets click here.

EWS Monthly Testing Update

During these tests, the “Can You Hear Me?” Survey won’t be accessible. As we progress through the final testing phase and complete final electrical connections, it is possible that not all towers will be activated during each monthly test. Upon the full completion of the EWS System, we will proceed again with the “Can You Hear Me?” Surveys. As we work together to finalize the system, and you would still like to give your input please contact Jacquelyn at jblancett@townofparadise.com or call 530-872-6291 ext. 173.

Paint a Tumbler Paint Night

Join Paint Parties by Dawn Studio for an exciting tumbler-making event on Friday, February 16, from 6:00-8:30pm at 5923 Clark Road Suite I. For just $40 per person, you’ll receive a blank 20oz tumbler and full access to all the tools to bring your imagination to life.

HDF at Jen’s Place

Saturday, February 17th from 8:00-11:55pm, HDF is performing at Jen’s Place, 7126 Skyway.

PRPD Community Engagement Meeting

Please join us to learn about the latest updates to the Paradise Regional Wildfire Resilience Plan. Presentations will be held on Tuesday, February 20th, from 6:00-8:00pm at Terry Ashe Recreation Center, 6626 Skyway, Room B. The public is encouraged to attend. Please RSVP to info@paradiseprpd.com.

Paradise Garden Club Meeting

Join the Garden Club meeting Monday, February 19th from 1:00- 3:00pm at the Terry Ashe Recreation Center, 6626 Skyway.

Stay Informed

Email rebuildquestions@townofparadise.com to join the monthly email list to receive updates on the latest developments in construction applications received by the Town.

2024 Triennial Septic Evaluator Training

Septic system evaluators and pumpers require a special business license from the Town of Paradise which includes classroom training and testing. Those who successfully complete both and have at least one (1) year of experience in the onsite wastewater field are eligible to apply for a septic evaluator license. If you are interested in becoming a licensed septic evaluator or pumper in the Town of Paradise, please contact our Onsite Wastewater Division staff by calling (530) 872-6291 ext. 411 for more information.

NOW HIRING THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

The Town of Paradise is currently accepting applications for

Complete job descriptions, benefit information, employment application and process details can be found at: www.townofparadise.com/jobs. For more information, please call or email Sheris Alvies, Human Resources Administrative Assistant, at (530) 872-6291 ext. 160 or salvies@townofparadise.com.

Call to Action: Help Grow Your Community

The Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce recently launched WelcomeToTheRidge.com, your go-to resource for everything related to moving to or visiting Paradise and Magalia. WelcomeToTheRidge.com is designed to simplify the relocation process and provide comprehensive information about our vibrant community. From practical resources to showcasing the unique charm of our area, this website has it all. Be sure to check out the website and share it with your loved one or friend who is curious about calling our community their new home.

Follow us on:

Instagram: @theridge.community
Threads: @theridge.community
TikTok:  @theridge.community
Facebook: Like and follow our page at Welcome to the Ridge or by visiting ww.facebook.com/lifeontheridge
 
And reshare our posts. By amplifying our message on social media, we can reach potential newcomers who may be considering a move to our area.

Paradise Chamber of Commerce New Website

The Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce is particularly looking for feedback, photos, and personal insights to paint a true picture of life in today’s Paradise and Magalia. Contact info@paradisechamber.com to send photos, personal insights, and for more information.

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.