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

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 252895

Reported Deaths: 6334
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles1078263457
Riverside19450479
Orange16191363
San Diego15696387
San Bernardino13676269
Imperial7039114
Alameda6556140
Fresno585177
Kern513081
Santa Clara5077160
Tulare4627136
San Joaquin447455
Sacramento400469
San Francisco377650
Contra Costa356481
San Mateo3536108
Santa Barbara326129
Ventura324047
Marin271921
Kings260032
Stanislaus253144
Monterey191515
Solano147625
Sonoma135911
Merced127211
Placer82811
San Luis Obispo7012
Yolo61325
Madera5785
Santa Cruz4553
Napa3764
San Benito2652
Sutter2433
Lassen2420
El Dorado2260
Butte2063
Shasta1484
Humboldt1444
Nevada1291
Glenn1220
Yuba1061
Tehama881
Lake870
Mendocino850
Colusa700
Del Norte581
Calaveras530
Mono451
Tuolumne430
Inyo331
Amador310
Siskiyou310
Mariposa271
Plumas110
Alpine20
Trinity20
Sierra10
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 99° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 81°
Oroville
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 100° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 81°
Paradise
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 81°
Chester
Clear
62° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 62°
Red Bluff
Clear
83° wxIcon
Hi: 101° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 83°
Willows
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 102° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 81°
Today was hot and tomorrow will be as well. But slightly below average temperatures move in as we see a dip in the jet stream.
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events