Village Improvements Coming Soon

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Big Bear, Ca, February 15, 2011, 12:00pm - The Village of Big Bear Lake will receive a major face lift this coming summer.  According to David Lawrence with the City of Big Bear Lake, construction is set to start in April, weather dependent, and will continue for about five months.  Construction must take place in the warmer months, as it is … [Read more...]

Chamber, Resort Association & City Team Up To Market to 2nd Homeowners

Big Bear, Ca, November 22, 2011, 12:00pm - Last fall, the Big Bear Chamber of Commerce, Big Bear Lake Resort Association, partnering with the City of Big Bear Lake, created a marketing campaign and website targeting 2nd homeowners in the Big Bear area.  The 2nd homeowner marketing program is a web based campaign through www.InsideBigBear.com, and … [Read more...]

Master Plan of Trails Process Discussed at Planning Commission

Big Bear, Ca, November 15, 2011, 12:00pm - Earlier this year the City of Big Bear Lake was awarded a grant from Cal Trans to develop a Master Plan of Trails for pedestrian, bicycle, and equestrian trails on the valley floor.  Siri Eggebraten, city planner responsible for the grant, will be presenting on the Master Plan of Trails process at the … [Read more...]

Planned Village Streetscape And Trail Projects Community Meeting

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 3, 2011, 8:00am - The public is invited to a Community Meeting hosted by the Big Bear Lake Improvement Agency to discuss plans and details for the Village Streetscape and Trail projects that are scheduled for construction next Spring. Residents will be able to review the new street and public streetscape reconstruction … [Read more...]

City Tax Results For 1st & 2nd Quarter Fluctuate

Big Bear, Ca, September 7, 2011, 3:00pm -The City of Big Bear Lake has released its first quarter sales tax update andits second quarter transient occupancy tax report for 2011.  The first quarter which is from January to March saw a 7% decrease in sales revenue in the City of Big Bear Lake.  According to the City, the majority of decreased sales … [Read more...]

Refuse Fees Protest Hearing Only Gets 21 Letters

Big Bear, Ca, July 26, 2011, 4:00pm - At yesterday’s meeting of the Big Bear Lake City Council the protest hearing for potential raising of refuse fees for improved residential parcels took place.  The city only received 21 letters against the increase, which falls far short of the 2500 needed.  Council decided that because the protest fell … [Read more...]

Fire District Board Updated on Firewise Programs

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Big Bear Lake, Ca July 15, 2011 12:00 pm - During Wednesday’s meeting of the Big Bear Lake Fire District, Fire Fuels Reduction Supervisor David Yegge gave a presentation about the multiple fire prevention programs the city is pursuing.  Big Bear Lake has received commendation for these programs, including an article in Sunset Magazine last … [Read more...]

Big Bear Lake City Council Supports Old Miners Parade

Big Bear Lake, CA, June 9, 2011, 3pm - In a unanimous show of support for reviving the Old Miners’ Big Bear Heritage Parade, on Monday, June 6, the Big Bear Lake City Council voted to sponsor the traditional community event, and again make it a showcase ingredient of Big Bear Valley’s full summer slate of activities. The Old Miners Day Parade … [Read more...]

Big Bear Choppers Staying Strong

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Big Bear, Ca May 11, 2011 8:00 am - Big Bear Choppers has been building a worldwide reputation since 1998.  Beginning as a small repair shop, Kevin and Mona Alsop worked to build their brand and manufacture motorcycles they are proud of.  According to the bigbearchoppers.com website, the local company is “dedicated to the design, engineering … [Read more...]

Fire Agencies to Make Presentations to the City

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Big Bear Lake, Ca Monday March 7, 2011 12:00 pm - Wednesday’s meeting of the City of Big Bear Lake Fire Protection District will include presentations by CALFIRE and San Bernardino County Fire on the City’s Request for Proposal for Fire Protection and Other Emergency Services.  Both agencies will have time to formally present their proposals … [Read more...]