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Town of Paradise

5555 Skyway
Paradise, CA 95969
(530) 872-6291


Alan White, Mayor 
Charles Rough, Town Manager 
Joanna Gutierrez, Town Clerk

1990- 25,150 
2000- 26,873 
2010- 26,310

Quality of Life
Paradise Lake
Feather River Hospital
Gold Nugget Museum
Paradise Parks and Recreation
Premier Antique Destination
Hiking and Nature Trails
Theatre on the Ridge
Paradise Performing Arts Center
Paradise Art Center
Butte Creek Canyon 
Fishing and Horseback Riding
The Writing Loft

City Assistance
Recycling Market Development Zone
Subsidized Training
Tax Credits

Butte Creek Canyon

Licensing and Permitting

No business license is required in the Paradise commercial district at this time. For a new business checklist or business permitting, call the Business and Housing Services Division at (530) 872-5915. For broader information about city, county, and state regulations see Permitting.

StartUp Business Incentive Program

The Town of Paradise offers grants for selected start-up businesses locating in the Redevelopment Project Area. The preferred business will be a retail business that has the ability to generate sales tax or other benefits to the project area. Contact (530) 872-5915 for application/eligibility information.

Business Expansion Program

Current businesses in the Redevelopment Project Area can apply for an expansion grant. Eligible businesses will be selected on their ability to increase sales tax, jobs, or other benefits needed by the project area. The grant can be spent on relocation for business expansion, property acquisition, building demolition, some infrastructure improvements and ADA compliance. For more information, call (530) 872-5915.

Relocation Grant

The Town of Paradise has a grant fund for businesses wishing to relocate to the Redevelopment Project Area. Eligible businesses are outside the Town, or project area, and can contribute to the benefit of the project area in terms of sales tas, jobs, etc. For more information, call (530) 872-5915.

Commercial Façade Program

Current businesses in the Redevelopment Project Area may apply for the either a Minor or Major Commercial Façade Program for exterior improvements. Call (530) 872-5915 for more information.

Free Business Workshops

The Town of Paradise Redevelopment Agency sponsors free workshops to small businesses, or people interested in starting a business. For upcoming workshops, see the calendar (link) or call (530) 872-5915.

Economic and Demographic Data

Call (530) 872-5915 for economic and demographic information.