The Paradise Town Council invites the public to attend an interactive workshop to learn more about Town services, ask questions and help prioritize for the future.
3 Opportunities to Share Your Priorities
Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 August 2014 17:21
On June 25, 2014, Paradise Town Council voted to place a 1/2 cent local sales tax measure on the November 4, 2014 ballot to preserve police protection, fire suppression, street maintenance, animal control and other public services. Measure C is a revenue measure that will be placed on the November 4, 2014 ballot. If passed, the sales tax would automatically expire after 6 years and would be subject to review by a citizen oversight committee.
Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014 12:44
Looking for the latest information regarding construction efforts for the Downtown Paradise Safety Project? Please visit the Project Construction website.
The Downtown Paradise Safety Project aims to substantially increase motorist and pedestrian safety along Skyway between Vista Way and Elliott Road, primarily within the Downtown corridor of Pearson Road and Elliott Road. The one-million dollar project is grant funded through the Highway Safety Improvement Program administered by the California Department of Transportation. This grant was awarded to the Town of Paradise in October of 2012 based upon historical collision data.
The project focus is absolutely safety and should not be considered a capacity-increasing, time-saving project. In short, the project promotes predictable, safe behavior for pedestrians and motorists. This can be accopmplished by reducing the number of travel lanes and adding a center two-way left-turn lane, enhancing pedestrian crosswalks and coordinating traffic signals. The final design has been thoroughly researched, investigated, and presented to achieve safety objectives while managing the high volumes of traffic... (READ MORE)
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For further information, contact Marc Mattox at (530) 872-6291 x125, Monday-Thursday, 8am to 5pm
George Reed, Inc. crews will be performing night work for the Downtown Paradise Safety Project. Dates for scheduled work are as follows:
- Thursday, August 28 – Roadway grinding along Skyway between Pearson and Elliott
- Monday, September 1 – Modifications at Skyway/Pearson and Skyway/Elliott traffic signals
- Tuesday, September 2 – Modifications at Skyway/Pearson and Skyway/Elliott traffic signals
Work is expected to begin at 7:00 PM and conclude before 6:00 AM on these dates. One-way traffic control will be implemented in the project areas and motorists should expect delays during these periods. Businesses open during the evening will have unobstructed access to their driveways at all times.
Motorists are reminded to please drive slowly and pay attention to the roadway in the construction zones.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:06
Construction for the Downtown Paradise Safety Project is progressing. Residents and commuters are reminded to please drive slowly and pay attention to the roadway in the construction zones. A list of construction zone safety tips is provided below:
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