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By Edward Booth,John Nopel,Keith Johnson,Darcy Davis

through the years, the land of the Mechoopda Indians, the place elk herds grazed on blue-stemmed grass, turned Rancho Arroyo Chico, the land selected by means of California pioneer John Bidwell for his stately creekside mansion. Bidwell later based the city of Chico with its wood plank sidewalks
and iron-front and brick advertisement constructions. this present day Chico is a dynamic glossy urban with its personal California nation college, a large, tree-lined Esplanade, and�thanks to the legacy of Annie Bidwell�the eighth-largest municipal park within the nation.

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