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From the City of Chico

Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Until further notice, all City of Chico facilities will be closed to the public due to the Coronavirus.

If you need to conduct business with the City, please call the necessary department to schedule an appointment.

Community Development Department/Building Division: (530) 879-6700

Public Works - Engineering: (530) 879-6900

Public Works - Operations: (530) 894-4200

From the Town of Paradise:

As the Town of Paradise continues to recover from the Camp Fire, it is important to remain focused on our important recovery work while taking necessary precautions to protect our community from COVID-19.

The Town of Paradise is instituting new procedures to protect the health of our staff and the public. Our ultimate goal remains supporting our residents as they recover. These changes will not impede or slow our recovery but will make us all safer during these uncertain times.

Building Resiliency Center

The Building Resiliency Center will remain open to the public for building services; however, the Town will institute the following procedures to encourage social distancing:

For building questions, instead of visiting in person, call us at (530) 872-6291 x411 or email us at

For permitting, plan submittals or permit pickup, please call ahead and make an appointment at (530) 872-6291 x411.

Rebuild Advocates will be available by phone only at (530) 872-6291 x411