By Lisa Kopochinski
CHICO, Calif.— With a completion date slated for summer 2021, work remains underway on the new Marigold elementary school in Chico, which is located approximately 90 miles north of Sacramento.
Construction began in mid-2017 on this $40 million project that will introduce a nearly entire new campus. Included in this project is:
- the demolition of the existing main classroom building;
- an additional a two-story 16-classroom building;
- an addition of a new multipurpose building;
- renovation of all existing buildings;
- various sitework, including utilities, concrete drainage, and landscape;
- new bus drop-off parking and a kindergarten playground
Rainforth Grau Architects is the architect on this impressive project, which is also a joint venture of United Building Contractors of Chico, and Clark Sullivan construction of Roseville, Calif.