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Learn a Snow Sport This January

Big Bear, Ca, January 4, 2011, 12:00pm – January is Learn a Snow Sport Month, and if you haven’t already learned to ski or snowboard, now is the perfect time.  In partnership with the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA), Snow Summit and Bear Mountain are offering FREE rentals throughout the month of January, to first time beginners ages 8 and older who purchase a beginner lesson package. New this year is The BIG Deal, which Big Bear Mountain Resorts says is their best value beginner package for adults ages 13 and older. This package includes 4 hours of instruction, a beginner lift ticket on your first day AND for your next visit a Beyond Beginner package which includes an all-mountain lift ticket and 2 hours of instruction valid during any non-peak day* and non-holiday* period.  For more information go to...

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Airport Board Shuffles Members Into New Positions

Big Bear, Ca, December 15, 2011, 12:00pm – The Big Bear City Airport Board of Directors met yesterday for their regularly scheduled meeting, and held elections for president and vice president.  Gary Steube was elected as the new president, with Julie Smith as the new vice president. Steube as the new president, assigned board members to committees, with Smith as the Chair of the Lease and Personel Committee, and himself as the Chair of the Finance and Airport Review Committees, with other board members Chuck Knight, Gloria Greene, and Steve Baker each serving as a member on assigned committees.  The board decided to move discussion of what to do with vacant spaces within the building to the upcoming financial workshop.  Other items voted on included approval to pay off a long term obligation to Calpers which will save the Airport approximately $10,000 a year in interest, and the board approved establishing four RV parking spots on the north side of the airport for rented tenant space.  Board member seats currently taken by Gloria Greene, Julie Smith and Chuck Knight will be up for election in...

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Different Parking Regulations May Come To Mountain Areas

Big Bear, Ca, December 13, 2011, 4:00pm – At the December San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors meeting, CEO Greg Devereaux updated the board on progress made on county parking codes for mountain area businesses.  Earlier this year Supervisor Neil Derry brought to the boards attention that the minimum parking requirement for businesses in the County was difficult for some mountain area businesses to achieve.  “The current requirements are too onerous for mountain businesses where space is limited and it is negatively impacting the local economy,” Supervisor Derry said. “Residents and patrons do not want a concrete jungle in their beautiful forest and want access to a variety of businesses and service providers for their unique lifestyle.”  One proposed change would reduce the 10 parking space minimum requirement for restaurants to a four-space minimum.  The parking study must go before the county planning commission for review before it can be brought back to the board. It is anticipated that the board will receive the proposal in the Spring of...

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DWP Seeking Applicants for Board Positions

Big Bear, Ca March 25, 2011 12:00 pm – Good management of the Valley’s water resources is essential.  Concerned citizens living in the area served by the City of Big Bear Lake’s Department of Water & Power can help ensure good management by becoming a member of the DWP’s Board of Commissioners.  The Board has 3 vacancies as of June 30, 2011.  Commissioners are appointed to the 5-member panel by the City Council.    Appointees are required to be registered to vote, a resident of an area served by the DWP, and must attend all regularly scheduled meetings on the third Tuesdays of every month, as well as additional meetings called by the Board.  Applications for the openings can be obtained in the City Clerk’s office in the Civic Center at 39707 Big Bear Blvd, by calling (909) 866-5831, and online at citybigbearlake.com.  The deadline to submit applications is 5:00 pm April 20, 2011. [audio:http://kbhr933.com/wp-content/uploads/SP30562.mp3|titles=DWP Board...

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