Fire Department Merge - Our local fire departments become one under the Big Bear Fire Authority on July 1.
Road Work in Village Postponed - The City of Big Bear has rescheduled applying a slurry seal on the asphalt in the Village until summer or early fall. Contact John Harris or call (909) 253-3201.
High-Collision Reduction Campaign - The Arrowhead CHP has begun a program to lower the mileage death rate and number of injuries through traffic safety public awareness, education, and enforcement. Call 909-867-2791 or visit www.chp.ca.gov.
From the Feds
Drought Disaster Loans Available - Small non-farm businesses may apply for low interest federal disaster loans, including San Bernardino County. The deadline is November 8, 2018. Read More.
Talk to Morrell or Cook Reps. - Office hours are held for field reps of Senator Mike Morrell and Congressman Paul Cook on the second Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Chamber's conference room.
IRS Small Business Self-Employed Tax Center - See the video.
STRAIGHT FROM SACRAMENTO
Heavy Duty Engines Program - AQMD provides information on the Carl Moyer Program that seeks to obtain emission reductions. Grant money is available. Learn More.
Hispanic BizCon 2018 - June 7 in Ontario. Learn more.
Ignite! 90 Days to Business Mastery Program for Women - Partial scholarships are available. Learn more.
Cyber Security & How to Protect Your Business - May 16, 11 am - 1:00 pm - Ontario Airport. Co-sponsored by the FBI Cyber Crime Task Force and the IE Regional Chamber of Commerce. Learn more and register.
News You Can Use
The IRS Video Portal provides a multitude of tips and advice on running a business. View video here.
The Business Digest is also posted weekly at www.bigbearchamber.com
City, State and Federal Government Links Government agencies, elected officials
IRS News Wire - What's Hot - all the federal tax information businesses need to know.
Roads, Weather and Transportation Current road and weather conditions, transportation
First Responders - Fire, Law Enforcement, Medical and Traffic Emergencies
Workforce Development Workshops & Seminars
Dept. of Public Works – Call before you dig!
Learn about Wildfire Safety
IE Small Business Development Center