• Big Bear Zoo Groundbreaking Ceremony

    Big Bear Zoo Groundbreaking Ceremony

    Friday, May 27 at 3 p.m. on the corner of Moonridge Road and Clubview.

    See the flyer for more details
  • Request For Proposal

    Request For Proposal

    The City of Big Bear Lake invites interested parties to submit written proposals to provide Film Consultant Services for the City of Big Bear Lake.

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  • Roadwork on Boulevard to go through summer

    Roadwork on Boulevard to go through summer

    Bear Valley Electric Service recently completed Phase II of its power line underground project on Big Bear Boulevard. Phase III includes work between Georgia Street and Fox Farm Road.

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    After months of blustery winter weather, Spring has officially arrived! Staff is busy throughout the City, in residential neighborhoods and business districts, sprucing up for warmer weather.

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Sustainability Plan

Rathbun Corridor Sustainability Plan

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Are you a resident or visitor interested in the development and future recreational opportunities along Rathbun Creek in the Moonridge area?
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Spruce Up for Spring

Spring News

From the Office of the City Manager
A few notes and reminders for our local residents and second home property owners for Spring 2016 . . .
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Big Bear Valley Community Gardens Project

Distributed over 660 pounds of produce to our local food banks
Yes, Big Bear has a Community Garden, actually two of them. Our first location, “China Gardens”, is located at 42050 Fox Farm Road, Big Bear Lake. It boasts 46 individual raised beds, over 700 sq. feet of food pantry growing area and 7 fruit trees. Fox Farm street side shows off the DWP Xeriscape Demonstration Gardens.
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Monday, May 23, 2016
58'8" (13' 7" below full)
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The City now offers the convenience of accepting credit card payments on-line through our third party provider, Municipay Nationwide Payment Solutions. Pay online here.

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