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For over a century, people have been living up in the City of Tehachapi but the idea of "living up" isn't just about our place at 4,000 feet above the ocean waves. Instead, it's about living in a City where long-term planning and a commitment to excellence are being elevated in importance every day. It's about enjoying the kind of community where quality of life is always at the top of the priority list.

In the City of Tehachapi, living up means creating a City where everyone can reach new heights professionally and personally, as well as mentally and physically. Crafting that kind of community requires fiscal stability, collaborative thinking and a steady approach to improving the public realm.

But Tehachapi's unique environment also means it's located outside the mainstream and conventions of suburbia. We're original. More unconventional attitude attracts people and businesses with fresh ideas and energy that manifest themselves in the arts, culture, traditions, technology and commercial innovations, and strong community spirit.


Terra-Gen, LLC is a renewable energy company focused on developing, owning, and operating utility-scale wind, geothermal, and solar generation. Terra-Gen owns 976 MWs (net equity) of wind, geothermal and solar generating capacity in operation across 25 renewable power facilities throughout the Western United States with a focus on the California Marketplace. Terra-Gen's subsidiaries are responsible for the operation and maintenance of over 2,000 MWs of renewable projects. The company primarily sells the output of the renewable energy projects to utilities and power cooperatives under long-term power purchase agreements. Terra-Gen's operating portfolio is one of the largest renewable businesses in the United States. Terra-Gen continues to expand operations in renewable generation through a combination of acquisitions of operating projects, development of new projects and partnering on mid and late stage development opportunities.


Silver Level


Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley is honored to provide faith-based whole-person care for the community of Tehachapi and surrounding areas. Our mission statement, Living God's love by inspiring health, wholeness and hope, broadens our focus from solely caring for the sick to helping communities be healthier. It reflects our heritage of providing physical, mental, and spiritual care and compels us to break down the walls of a traditional health system and extend our reach more deeply into the community.


We are AltaOne, a community based federal credit union, and a place more and more people in Kern, Inyo, and Mono counties are turning to for their financial needs, or any home loans. They aren't coming to us just because we're in the neighborhood, but because we know the neighborhood. We are a part of it, we live here. Members aren't coming to us just because we can crunch the numbers either, but because we remember names.

AltaOne opened its doors in Tehachapi in 2007 and works closely with the City and the community to not only serve the current membership here with a variety of financial resources and products, but also to find ways to evolve and grow together.

Give us a call and talk to an expert. Let's have that conversation about your goals, your expectations, and your dreams. AltaOne is here to serve. For us, it's all about you.

AltaOne is located at 775 S Tucker Rd, Tehachapi CA 93561. For more information call 661-823-9942.


AMA Homes
20817 South Street Tehachapi CA 93561
(661) 609-2917


Big Papa's all started with a passion to establish a restaurant in the City. The Nevarez family already had deep roots in Tehachapi, CA. A place known more and more for great food and atmosphere, the Nevarez family had an idea and opportunity to bring something back they felt was missing. An American Steakhouse that truly caters to local families as well as those visiting from out of town.

Big Papa's Steakhouse is located at 1001 W Tehachapi Blvd, Ste C-200. For more Information call 661-822-PAPA (7272).


The company owns and operates 858 broadcast radio stations, serving more than 150 markets throughout the U.S.
With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S., iHeartMedia has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America.

iHeartMedia delivers music, news, talk, sports & more
As the leading media company in America, iHeartMedia delivers music, news, talk, sports and other content to diverse audiences across multiple platforms, including: broadcast stations; online, via iHeartRadio and on its stations' hundreds of websites; HD digital radio channels; satellite; smartphones; iPads and other tablets; in-vehicle entertainment and navigation systems; and via live events.

A one-of-a-kind company
iHeartMedia leverages its multi-platform assets, as well as its vast infrastructure and relationships, to create one-of-a-kind events like the iHeartRadio Music Festival, innovative national and local promotions, and ground-breaking technology and products.

Contact: Brian Jansen to learn more at 661-322-9929 or


Just a small town restaurant with some BIG flavor!
20700 South Street Tehahcapi CA 93561
(661) 609-2917


A family-friendly restaurant with a sports theme, offering fresh, made to order American fare. Located at
27725 Stallion Springs Drive Tehahcapi CA 93561
(661) 823-7777


Race Communications is dedicated to providing reliable, high-speed internet and advanced communications at an affordable price. Working in partnership with the public and private entities, Race focuses much of its efforts towards building out fiber networks and offering gigabit internet service to rural communities throughout California- communities like Tehachapi. Race was awarded a grant in 2013 and has been providing phone, internet and television services to residents in parts of the community since 2015. In 2017, Race opened an office for their field and warehouse operations, and the company has since hired several local residents. Race participates in several local community events and is always looking for ways to give back to the community.

For more information call 877-722-3833.


SCE is one of the largest electric utilities in the United States and a longtime leader in renewable energy and energy efficiency. With headquarters in Rosemead, Calif., SCE serves approximately 15 million people in a 50,000 square-mile area of central, coastal and Southern California. In the past 5 years, SCE's energy efficiency programs have helped customers save enough energy to power 1.2 million homes for a year. SCE delivered more than 18 billion kilowatt-hours of renewable power to customers in 2015. That's nearly 24% of all the electricity SCE delivered that year. SCE has provided electric service in the region for more than 125 years.


The Heat Source provides sales and installation of the industry's best heating stoves and fireplace inserts (wood, gas or pellet) to the greater Southern Sierra region. We offer a large variety of stoves, fireplaces and accessories, from firestarters to hearth pads, woodracks, ash buckets and more.

Come by our showroom and see for yourself the latest and best products from Lopi©, Avalon©, and Fireplace Xtrordinair© in action. Choose from the wide variety of elegant styles and efficient designs, and let us help you make the most informed decision about what will work for your home.

The Heat Source is certified by the National Fireplace Institute as a Master Hearth Professional certified in wood, gas and pellet. The Heat Source is also certified for chimney and dryer vent sweeping by the Chimney Safety Institute of America. The Heat Source has 2 license classifications B, D34 with the Contractors State License Board Lic. #914919.

Tehachapi Location: 20817 South St 661-823-0117

Lancaster Location: 42247 12th Street West 661-949-0906


Bronze Level


Berkshire Hathaway Energy owns one of the largest renewable energy portfolios in the U.S. Our commitment to the environment begins with the manner in which we generate electricity. A growing portion of our electricity generation mix now comes from environmentally cleaner sources such as wind, water, the sun and the earth's natural heat.

As part of Berkshire Hathaway Energy's expansion into the unregulated renewables market, a primary subsidiary - BHE Renewables - was developed to oversee unregulated solar, wind, hydro and geothermal projects. BHE Renewables is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, and encompasses BHE Solar, BHE Wind, BHE Geothermal and BHE Hydro.

BHE Renewables local office is located at 15247 Avenue A, Rosamond, CA 93560. For information call (661) 749-0936.


Dignity Health - Mercy & Memorial Hospitals are committed to furthering the healing ministry of Jesus. We dedicate our resources to delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable health services; serving and advocating for our sisters and brothers who are poor and disenfranchised, and partnering with others in the community to improve the quality of life. Dignity Health is a vibrant health care system known for service, chosen for clinical excellence, standing in partnership with patients, employees and physicians to improve the health of the communities we serve. Every minute of every day, we provide quality, compassionate health care delivered with humankindness at our Kern County hospitals and care centers. In urban and rural communities alike, people of all ages and backgrounds have access to valuable services including primary care, preventive treatment, clinical support, chronic disease management, and a wide array of specialized practices.


Kaiser Permanente is committed to helping shape the future of health care. We are recognized as one of America's leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. Founded in 1945, our mission is to provide high quality, affordable health care services to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert and caring medical teams are empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. For more information, please visit or follow us on twitter @KP_KernCounty or on Facebook at Kaiser Permanente Kern County.


Kern Schools Federal Credit Union was founded in 1938 and was granted a federal charter on April 19, 1940. Residents of Kern County can bank with Kern Schools and receive the benefits of an extensive loan program, including home and auto, the latest in online and mobile technology, wealth management services, and a lifelong financial partner. With convenient locations throughout Kern County, including Tehachapi, Kern Schools has grown to over 150,000 individuals to become the largest financial institution headquartered in Kern County.

Kern Schools Tehachapi Branch is located at 821 Tucker Rd, Ste A. For more information call 800 221-3311.


sPower, an AES and AIMCo company, is the largest private owner of operating solar assets in the United States. sPower owns and operates a portfolio of solar and wind assets greater than 1,500 MW and has a development pipeline of more than 10,000 MW. sPower is owned by a joint venture partnership between The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), a worldwide energy company headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, and the Alberta Investment Management Corporation, one of Canada's largest and most diversified institutional investment fund managers. For more information, visit


Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc., in Tehachapi, has been "A Friend of the Family" since 1983, and is well respected as one of the area's leading funeral homes; dedicated to meeting the needs of the Eastern Kern communities.

The compassionate staff is devoted to serving our families; helping to walk them through their season of grief with personalized services tailored to meet their desires to honor their loved ones. Providing several choices from traditional funeral services, memorial ceremonies, military services, to graveside committal services, the funeral home will provide meaningful yet realistically priced tributes. Having its crematory located onsite gives families the added security of knowing that their loved one will remain in the funeral home's care.

A recent addition to their facilities is The Woods Pavilion, a covered outdoor venue available for funeral receptions. Although the pavilion is open to the gardens it can be enclosed for year-round use.

Each year in December, a Celebration of Life service is held for the families that Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc. has been honored to serve. This short service is a time to remember your loved ones and reflect on past holidays and the memories that they hold.

Pre-need arrangements can be made and burial insurance is available. Please call for additional information, (661) 822-6897.


The Woods Pavilion is an outdoor facility with a large shaded patio area providing a comfortable venue with a woodsy ambiance for your event. Whether you are planning a small reception, birthday party, afternoon tea, business meeting, family gathering, or a large wedding, The Woods Pavilion will fulfill your needs. Anything ranging from finger foods to a catered meal can be accommodated.

The Courtyard is perfect for smaller gatherings, or as an appetizer and refreshment center. Rental for 3 hours includes tables and chairs for 50 guests. The Pavilion and surrounds are in an artistically landscaped, outdoor seating area for groups from 25 to 200, with nighttime ambient lighting. Adjoining the open Staging Area, this is the perfect place for a wedding ceremony or an evening dance. Rental is for 5 hours and includes tables and chairs for 100 guests. The Bride's Room is beautifully furnished, with an indoor restroom, and bridal party seating area. Private Guest Parking is provided, as well as restroom facilities.

The Woods Pavilion is located at 323 West F St, Tehachapi, CA 93561. For more information call 661-822-0762.