Town of Paradise Weekly Recovery Update 5-11-22

CURRENT STATISTICS

Single Family Homes in Development

2,313 Building Permit Applications Received

  • 1,628 Stick Built / 684 Manufactured

2,139 Building Permits issued

1,358 Homes Rebuilt (certificate of occupancy issued)

Multi-Family Homes in Development

536 Multi-Family Unit Applications Received

425 Multi-Family Unit Permits Issued

263 Multi-Family Unit Permits 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 x 122, or email kanderson@townofparadise.com


BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT

Provided by the Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce: Every week, we will spotlight a business in Paradise to encourage shopping locally and supporting economic recovery in Paradise – and maybe uncover a business you haven’t heard of before! All businesses featured in the business spotlights can be found in Paradisechamber.com’s online business directory.

This week we are highlighting Westside Pizza. The Westside Pizza team works tirelessly to provide customers with pizza they will love. The award-winning restaurant is known for both classic and unusual pizza toppings, delicious sides, wings, pastas, pizza ingredients that cater to food sensitivities, fantastic pizza deals and promos, and fresh, hot delivery. Phone (530) 762-4920 or visit the restaurant at 5835 Clark Road or online in ParadiseChamber.com’s business directory.

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.


MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Tikes Get Bikes Event, May 14 

The Paradise Recreation and Park District is hosting a bike giveaway and donation event at Upper Bille Park on May 14 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring your toddler or small child to choose a bike or to join in on the race for a participation ribbon. There are 50 bikes that vary in size, some of which have training wheels. Visit the PRPD website for pre-registration and more information.

Women Build Fundraiser 2022, May 14-15

Are you a woman who is interested in serving your community and learning a new skill? Join the Habitat for Humanity fundraiser and volunteer on their job site alongside building professionals. This is event is for women, ages 16 and up, with no experience necessary. The event is on May 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information call 530-343-7423 or visit the Habitat for Humanity website.

Northern California Ballet Spring Performance, May 21

Bring the family to see the magnificent Northern California Ballet Spring Performance of Dracula. Taking place on Friday, May 20 at 7:15 p.m. and Saturday, May 21 at 2:15 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. at the Paradise Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $20 for the premium reservation, $15 for adult general admission, and $12 for children under 16 years old. For more information and ticket sales click here.

Paradise Symphony Orchestra Performance, May 29 

Enjoy a live concert titled “Sweet Endings” by the Paradise Symphony Orchestra. This summer concert is on May 29 at 6 p.m. located at the Paradise Performing Arts Center. Admission is $20 for adults and $15 for students and seniors. Children 12 and under are free. For more information and ticket sales, visit the Paradise Symphony Orchestra website.

Memorial Day Remembrance, May 30 

You’re invited to a Memorial Day Remembrance event at the Paradise Veterans Memorial Hall on May 30th. The event will start at 11:30 a.m. There will be patriotic songs and speeches by Paradise Mayor Steve Crowder and Butte County Supervisor Doug Teeter followed by our own Paradise Honor Guard raising our country’s flag to full staff as our National Anthem is sung. This will be followed by a 3 Volley Salute to the dead and TAPS.


UPDATES

Paradise Irrigation District Update

Below are the updated recovery statistics for PID water:

  • Total Customers: 8,811
  • Active customers: 4,168
  • Properties with cleared water: 4425

View the interactive PID water quality assurance sampling map. https://pidwater.com/water-quality

Update on the Long Term Recovery Plan

The vision and idea boards from last week’s in-person meeting are set up at Town Hall. Anyone who missed the meeting last week can come give their input until next Thursday, May 12th! Stop by Town Hall at 5555 Skyway from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday.

Bike Trail Lights Are Back! 

All of the lights along the Yellowstone Kelly Heritage Trailway have been fully restored. This is a significant milestone in the recovery of the Town and the ongoing safety of walkers, joggers, and bikers who enjoy this trail.

Paradise Traffic Control for Week of 5/9/22-5/14/22

This map is intended to show planned traffic control for the week of May 9-14, 2022 and may not be fully comprehensive.


RESOURCES

Looking for more information on rebuilding? 

We encourage you to visit these websites for more details on housing grants, building requirements, loans, and other questions. 

Town of Paradise – Housing

Recover CA

Rebuild Paradise Foundation

Town Hall and the Building Resiliency Center (BRC), both on Skyway, are also open to the public. Town Hall: (530) 872-6291 Building Resiliency Center: (530) 872-6291 x429 or x430 

Curious about Recovery Projects?

Visit the Recovery Projects page on the Make It Paradise website.

Want to know more about economic development in Paradise?

Visit our Demographic Information page on the Make It Paradise website.

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.