STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Caper Acres Ribbon Cutting in Bidwell Park

After months of construction the Caper Acres playground in Chico is finally complete.

Posted: May. 15, 2018 12:06 PM
Updated: May. 15, 2018 3:35 PM

Chico, Calif.—After months of construction the Caper Acres playground in Chico is finally complete.

Families gathered for the ribbon cutting and grand opening in Bidwell Park Saturday.

The Chico State Associated General Contractors student chapter spearheaded the swings renovation.

Other groups such as Chico Sunrise and Noon Rotary volunteered hundreds of hours.

Mayor Sean Morgan gave awards to four members of the Chico State AGC Student Chapter for donating more than 1,000 hours to this project.

Student Chapter of Associated General Contractors who worked on the project commented, “I'd definitely say it feels great. Definitely going to miss working on the project.”

Phase two of the Caper Acres Project will be to rebuild the crooked house.

Construction is expected to begin this fall.

Stay with Action News Now for all of your local coverage. SIGN UP: Get our daily newsletter

Article Comments

Chico
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 81°
Oroville
Clear
80° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 80°
Paradise
Clear
77° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 77°
Chester
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 70°
Red Bluff
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 81°
Willows
Clear
77° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 77°
Staying warm today, but cooling down this week
KHSL Watches & Warnings
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events