Late on November 14th 2017, Chico Enterprise-Record reported about the upcoming Board of Directors meeting for CARD, where they will be discussing their future potential collaboration with EveryBody Healthy Body. CARD Director Tom Lando has been vocal in his belief that Chico and the surrounding areas are lacking major sports facilities. The author of the article writes:

“CARD Director Tom Lando suggested that CARD look into helping the private organization fund a feasibility study, as well as how the two bodies can work together.”

“CARD has determined there is no competition between the special district and the private nonprofit, which has a long-range plan to build a sports center south of Chico.”

View the article in its entirety here:  http://www.chicoer.com/general-news/20171114/card-to-talk-about-tax-sports-center-help