Economic Development

Experience the Butte County Advantage: Butte County, California is a place of natural beauty with countless opportunities for recreation in both rural and urban environments. The County is committed to protecting and enhancing agriculture as the backbone of the local economy and for the open spaces that make Butte County a beautiful place to live and work.

Community Action Agency

The Community Action Agency (CAA) of Butte County provides Housing & Community Development programs to assist the residents of Butte County. More information about these programs is available on the CAA website.

Contact the Community Action Agency at:
Tel: 530.712.2600
Fax: 530.895.1848
181 E. Shasta Ave.
Chico, CA 95973

Utility Payment Assistance Program

The Community Action Agency provides utility payment assistance to income-eligible residents in Butte County. Visit the CAA website for more information or apply online for the PG&E CARE Program.

Save U Energy

(formerly the "weatherization program")

The Save U Energy program provides home energy saving services and products to low-income Butte County residents at no charge. Visit the CAA website for more information.


Katie Simmons
Deputy Administrative Officer
Economic and Community Development

 Location and Hours

Economic Development
25 County Center Drive
Suite 200
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm
Excludes Holidays

Get In Touch

Katie Simmons
Deputy Administrative Officer
Economic and Community Development

25 County Center Dr. Ste. 213, Oroville, CA 95965
Phone: 530.552.3338 | Email:

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