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Paradise seeks Chico’s approval for updated sewer system

Jody Jones, vice mayor of Paradise, has proposed a solution to Paradise's failing sewer system. Photo Courtesy of Jody Jones.

Lauren Anderson

September 25, 2015

27 out of 122 sewer systems in Paradise have already failed, and the remaining systems are expected to break down within the next 20 years.   Jody Jones, vice mayor of Paradise, has proposed an estimated $26 million project to the Chico city council to solve the problem. Paradise is the only c...

City faces sewer strife

The City Council met at its Tuesday meeting to 
is facing potential litigation related to properties outside of city limits being connected to the sewer system without authorization.Photo credit: Bill Hall

Bill Hall

January 22, 2014

Chico is facing potential litigation related to properties outside of city limits being connected to the sewer system without authorization. The Butte Local Agency Formation Commission oversees boundary changes to cities and local districts. In a letter to the city manager, the commission said that 62 properties were illegally con...

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