Town of Paradise Weekly Update 7-26-2023

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Town Updates & Resources

July TOP POP Free Community Swim Day

Beat the heat with July’s ToP POP event, a Free Community Swim Day. Don’t miss out—it’ll be fun for the whole family! Saturday, July 29, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Aquatic Park Swimming Pool at 5600 Recreation Drive

*Children under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Party in the Park 

The Community Development Department will be at the Town Hall booth Wednesday July 26th for Party in the Park, located at the Paradise Community Park (5592 Black Olive Drive). This weekly summer festival event will take place every Wednesday until August 2nd. To find out more about the event, visit bit.ly/42pVMEU.

Volunteer Trail Day

Sign up and join PRPD every other Friday for a trail day. Meet at 11:00am at the main picnic area off Lucretia Road and explore 4.75 miles of the trail.

Family Summerfest

The Paradise Alliance Church (6491 Clark Road) is happy to bring back Family Summerfest with movies and popcorn. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, family, and friends July 28th to watch a fan favorite movie! Admission is free and the movie starts at 8:45pm.

Ribbon Cutting: Home Dedication Ceremony

Join Butte Habitat for Humanity in a Dedication Ceremony for two families getting new homes in Paradise they helped build. Saturday July 29th at 10:00am at 5696 and 5700 Academy Drive.

A Summer Dinner Party with Friends

Nic’s presents a Family Style Dining Event July 29th from 6-8:00pm. Come enjoy a 4-course meal on a beautiful community table. Call to make your reservation at 530-413-9422. To find out what will be served for dinner and other additional information click here.

Application for Homeownership

Are you interested in homeownership in Paradise? If yes, then come to Habitat for Humanity of Butte County’s office at 220 Meyers St. in Chico and pick up an application July 31st from 11:00am-6:00pm.

Bees at the Library

Uncle Jer’s traveling Bee Show is coming to the Paradise Library (5922 Clark Rd) August 1st from 10:30-11:30am. Come see the bees in action and learn about their lives. This event is open to all ages and will be a great family activity.

Building Industry Stakeholders Meeting

The Community Development Department invites you to attend the Vulcan Vents meeting, August 2nd from 3-4:00pm at 6295 Skyway with a live Fire Demonstration of Vulcan Products. The purpose of these meetings will be to discuss issues or concerns, new codes or policies, new forms/handouts, and any changes that have been made.

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.

Residential Ignition Resistant Improvement Program 

The Town of Paradise is excited to announce that after many years of advocacy and planning, we are launching our Residential Ignition Resistant Improvement Program.  This program helps with the cost of eligible improvements that will help make homes that survived the Camp Fire in Paradise more resilient.  Applications will be accepted through July 31, 2023 or until the program is full. The program is limited to $90,000 in improvements per property. The property owner is responsible for 25% of the total cost of improvements. Find out more about the program and how to apply at townofparadise.com. 

COMMERCIAL SIGN REMOVAL PROGRAM 

The Town of Paradise Commercial Sign Removal 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. A total of $100,000 has been allocated for this program. 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 bit.ly/3IW9aee

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.