City News & Press Releases

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South Campus Neighborhood Project Student Research Symposium

On Friday, December 14, the City will be co-hosting a symposium with CSU Chico Resilient Cities Initiative to highlight CSU Chico Transportation Engineering student's work on development of the South Campus Neighborhood Plan. Click here to view flyer SCNP Symposium See full news release for more information.

Portions of South Side of Upper Bidwell Park Reopened

Although most of the south side of Upper Bidwell Park will remain closed due to the Stoney Fire, the City will be reopening portions of the park that are not in the active Fire area. The portion of Annie Bidwell Trail from the Centennial/Chico Canyon Road entrance to the Bidwell Park Golf Course to the Olive Orchard only are open. Ten Mile House Road will also be reopened to hikers and bikers, but access to the Annie Bidwell, Pine, and Guardians trails from the road will be closed. See full news release for more information.

New BBQ Restrictions for Bidwell Park

Effective immediately charcoal and propane only allowed in BBQ facilities in Bidwell Park during daylight only. No wood fires or fires after dark. See full news release for more information.


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