• Snow Removal Guide

    Snow Removal Guide

    Please be patient during snow removal, as our crews are working as quickly as they can during inclement weather.

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  • Connectivity Project for the Alpine Pedal Path & Stanfield Cutoff

    Connectivity Project for the Alpine Pedal Path & Stanfield Cutoff

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Vision for the Future – Rathbun Corridor     DETAILS

2% Measure Y Funds at Work in Our Community

Measure Y Funding
We will continue to utilize available funds from Measure Y to sustain the future of our unique mountain home and vibrant economy with new and inventive projects.
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Fiscal Year 2018-19 Annual Budget Adoption

A Balanced Budget
During the past two budget cycles, City of Big Bear Lake staff has been recognized by the California Society of Municipal Finance Officers and the Government Finance Officers Association with four awards for their outstanding budget preparation.
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City of Big Bear Lake Parks

Three beautiful parks within our city limits
City of Big Bear Lake Parks, Our community houses a number of public parks to meet the needs of just about anyone.
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Quality of Life Initiatives

Past and future development
Each year city staff presents Council with our community Quality of Life Initiatives. These serve as a recap of how far we have come and our goals for the future development of the Big Bear Lake area.
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(909) 383-4631
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(909) 866-0100
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(909) 867-2791
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  • Weather
  • Lake Levels
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Lake Level as of
Monday, January 14, 2019
54' 0" (18'3" below full)
Lake Level History

Local Trail Notices & Closures

Please be aware of these alerts and notices because many unexpected situations can present difficult challenges for forest visitors. Be well informed and prepared for your next visit to the forest.

USFS Website for Closed Trail Alerts

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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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