Upgrades to the Westwood Community Center are in the works as Supervisors give the okay for a planning grant application. During the board's September 13th special meeting in Westwood, Health and Social Services asked for approval to receive a Community Development Block Grant for... Read More.
Westwood’s community asks supervisors for better code enforcement to clean up the streets of the once quaint town. Driving through many homes are littered with excess belongings, broken vehicles, and clutter. During the Supervisors September 13th meeting at the Westwood Wellness center community members fed... Read More.
The Lassen County Supervisors take their monthly meeting on the road this week, heading up to Westwood. Tomorrow the Supervisors will meet at the Westwood Wellness Center, which is also a topic of discussion. The center is applying for a grant for updates to... Read More.
Westwood Cannabis Club could be the 2nd dispensary to open in Lassen County. The board of supervisors in a 3-2 vote, with ayes from Supervisor Hemphill, Hammond, and Gallagher, granted the use permit to the potential owner’s appeal of the Planning Commission’s June 7th... Read More.
A public hearing on cannabis activity in Westwood is set for the Lassen County Board of Supervisors meeting tomorrow, July 19, 2022. Applicants for a use permit were disapproved by Planning Commission action on June 7. The two applying for the permit have proposed... Read More.
The Lassen County Board of Supervisors will hear an appeal on a denial of cannabis activity in Westwood from the planning commission. A use permit was sought to open a cannabis dispensary in an existing commercial building in Westwood on June 7th to which... Read More.
A fire broke out next door to the Westwood Fire Department yesterday morning, displacing up to 15 people. A SEMSA paramedic happened to notice smoke coming from the 9-roomed apartment complex in one of the 2nd-story rooms and notified the Fire Chief. The department... Read More.
Westwood Area Chamber of Commerce announces Grand Marshall’s for this year’s Paul Bunyan and Mountain Blues Festival. Marty and Diane Growdon will be honored with the title. The pair has lived in Westwood for the past 5 decades and are active business owners of... Read More.
The proposal to open a cannabis dispensary in Westwood will be up for discussion during this Tuesday’s Lassen County Planning Commission meeting. Ravinder and Harpreet Sandhu are looking to open the dispensary in an existing commercial building off of HWY 36 and Mooney road.... Read More.
The Lassen Fire Safe Council has received a 5 million dollar grant for forest restoration efforts. The CAL Fire Forest Health Program grant will allow the fire safe council to dedicate funding to the Dixie West Reforestation Project, which covers over 4,000 acres of... Read More.