Weekly Camp Fire Recovery Update from Butte County

November 18, 2019
Hazard Tree Removal on Private Property
County Jurisdiction

Eligible Parcels: 4,050

Tree ROEs Received: 159

Inspection Access Forms Received: 55
Town of Paradise

Eligible Parcels: 7,401

Tree ROEs Received: 356

Inspection Access Forms Received:181
Alternative Program (County)
data as of November 15, 2019

Alternative Work Plans Received: 1,698

Alternative Work Plan in Review: 26

Alternative Work Plans Approved: 1,672

Final Reports Submitted: 1,378

Final Reports in Review: 31

Final Reports Approved: 1,347

Applications Awaiting Work Plans: 15
Government Program (State)
data as of November 12, 2019

Parcels with ROE Eligible: 10,901

Parcels with Debris Removal
Completed (does not include non compliant abated properties): 10,901
Parcels with Soil Sample
Approved: 10,833

Parcels with Erosion Control
Completed: 10,603

Parcels Completed and
Final Sign Off Sent to County: 10,507

Parcels with Final Sign Off processed by the County (return to owner): 10,500

Abatement Parcels

Town of Paradise: 26
Butte County: 17
Debris Removal Operations Center
Property owners who have questions about Phase II debris removal with the Government Program can stop by or call the Debris Removal Operations Center and speak directly with representatives from CalOES and CalRecycle.

Debris Removal Operations Center
900 Fortress Street, Suite 200 in Chico
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday, 8:00 am to Noon
Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility Fire Debris Disposal
Butte County Building Permits
Inside Burn Area*
Applications Received: 184
Permits Issued: 98
Final: 6 (home may be occupied)

Outside Burn Area*
Applications Received: 18
Permits Issued: 14
Final: 3 (home may be occupied)
*Inside Burn Area – residential permits on parcels where the Camp Fire destroyed a residence.

*Outside Burn Area – residential permit for a Camp Fire survivor on a parcel outside the burn area or a parcel within the burn area where no structures greater than 120 sq. ft. burned.
Butte County Rebuild Incentive Grant Information
The rebuild incentive grant can be applied for when property owners submit a building permit with Butte County. The grant is on a first-applied, first-granted basis.
North Valley Community Foundation
The grant is a reimbursement for 50% of eligible building permit fees up to $3,500.
63 Applicants being served
$112,399 being applied to building permits.

Golden State Finance Authority
The grant is a reimbursement of 100% of eligible building permit fees for Veterans.
21 Applicants being served
$63,045 being applied to building permits.
Town of Paradise Building Permits
Building Permit Applications Received: 497
Homes Rebuilt: 13
Data as of November 13, 2019

View weekly recovery updates from the Town of Paradise. Posted here .
Butte County Surveyor Status
Record of Survey
Submitted: 185
Recorded: 80
Record of Survey – a document prepared and signed by a Professional Land Surveyor that documents a boundary survey. Required when: a property corner is set; property lines are established that have not been mapped previously; or there is a material discrepancy between what has been recorded versus what exists on the ground.
Corner Record
Submitted: 113
Filed: 112
Corner Record – a document prepared and signed by a Professional Land Surveyor that documents a boundary survey. Required when: a property corner is set; property lines are re- established that have been mapped previously; and there is no material discrepancy between what has been recorded versus what exists on the ground.
Hazard trees in the County right-of-way are assessed by a contract arborist and removed by a tree contractor if they pose a threat to the public right-of-way. The Department of Public Works manages the contract arborist and the tree removal contractors.

Trees Evaluated, Removal Planned: 6,649
Trees Removed: 591
Road Miles Evaluated: 155 out of 155
Lime Saddle Campground
Total Spaces: 44
Vacancy: 40
Remaining households are expected to transition to a Private RV Park in the coming weeks.

DeSabla Campground
Location Closed as of November 1, 2019.
Del Oro Water Update (as of 11/18/19)
Locations Tested: 330
Locations Cleared: 329
Paradise Irrigation District Update (as of 11/18/19)
Total Advisories Lifted: 744
651 Advisories Lifted based on water test results
93 Advisories Lifted based on service lateral replacement
The following community meetings and events related to recovery. The list is not intended to be a comprehensive list of community events.
Visit ButteCountyRecovers.org/events or Makeitparadise.org/meeting-schedul e for a list of events hosted by, or held in coordination with, Butte County or the Town of Paradise. For Paradise Community Events, visit http://www.paradisechamber.com/events/calendar

PID Community Meeting
Monday, November 18 6:00 pm
Paradise Alliance Church, 6491 Clark Road, Paradise

Tree Removal Community Meeting
Tuesday, November 19, 6:30-8:30 pm
CMA Church 6491 Clark Road, Paradise

Upper Ridge Community Council Meeting
Thursday, November 21, 6:00-8:00 pm
Seventh Day Adventist Church
15204 Skyway, Magalia

United Policyholders Roadmap to Recovery Workshop
Healing and Dealing at the 1-year Anniversary
December 3, 2019
6:00 pm
St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church
2341 Floral Avenue, Chico