SGC Approves $70 Million Package For Fresno’s Transformative Climate Communities Projects

The California Strategic Growth Council (SGC) today approved a $70 million package of projects in Southwest Fresno, Downtown Fresno and Chinatown through the Transformative Climate Communities Program (TCC). The projects were proposed by area residents and business owners through an unprecedented series of community meetings that put the power to decide how to spend the […]

Mayor Brand Announces Business Friendly Fresno 2.0!

Mayor Lee Brand held a press conference earlier today at City Hall to announce details of his Business Friendly Fresno 2.0! initiative.  Mayor Brand was joined by City of Fresno Councilmembers Steve Brandau, Luis Chavez and Clint Olivier, Fresno Chamber of Commerce President Nathan Ahle, and several local business leaders. The plan will include forming […]

Mayor Brand Statement on FUSD and FTA Agreement

Mayor Lee Brand released the following statement on the news that the Fresno Unified School District (FUSD) and the Fresno Teachers Association (FTA) have reached a tentative contract agreement and have avoided a possible strike: “I am extremely happy that Fresno Unified officials and the Fresno Teachers Association have resolved their differences without a strike. […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday on Monday, January 15, 2018.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, January 16.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions, and airlines normal operations otherwise. Business License: […]