Downtown Paradise Safety Project Construction Underway

George Reed, Inc is making early progress for construction of the Downtown Paradise Safety Project. On July 30, drivers on Skyway noticed significant lane layout changes which were implemented for construction and will resemble the final “downtown” configuration. During construction, drivers will experience delays through Town. Once the project is complete, traffic flow will improve. The Town appreciates your patience during the construction phase of the project.

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 July 2014 13:56

Downtown Paradise Safety Project

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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)

Last Updated on Monday, 21 July 2014 09:18


Town of Paradise Public Works Department to Begin Roadway Striping Operations

The Town of Paradise maintains approximately 100 miles of roadway with about 80 miles of striping (centerlines and lane/edge lines).

These lines fade and wear away due to heavy traffic and snowplow and sanding activities. The Town of Paradise Public Works Division, in conjunction with Butte County Public Works Department, will begin centerline striping and lane line operations on the most heavily traveled roadways. Click here to view the entire article.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014 11:16

July 8, 2014 Additional Skyway Utility Work at Maxwell Intersection

Starting Tuesday, July 8, 2014, Ginno Construction crews will be performing utility location and connection work at the intersection of Skyway at Maxwell Drive. Work will require temporary traffic control in effect between the hours of 8AM and 4PM near the Maxwell Drive intersection. Motorists should expect various lane closures intermittently over the next few weeks. Traffic signal operation will be maintained throughout construction and motorists should not be delayed through the work area. All work is related to the new Big 5 Sporting Goods store construction at 7337 Skyway.

Ginno Construction Superintendent, Evan Carr may be reached at (530) 894-6852 with any questions regarding the work.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014 11:11

Notice of General Municipal Election and Notice of Measure to be Voted on November 4, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a General Municipal Election will be held in the Town of Paradise on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 for the purpose of electing two (2) Town Council Members to full four-year terms of office and;

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the question shall be submitted to the voters at the general municipal election to be held in the Town of Paradise on the 4th day of November 2014. Click here to view the entire notice.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 July 2014 08:26

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Town of Paradise

5555 Skyway
Paradise, CA 95969

Lauren Gill
Town Manager
530-872-6291 ext. 112 office
530-877-5059 fax

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