City Council

District 7

Councilmember Nelson Esparza

Nelson Esparza


It is an honor to serve as the Councilmember representing District 7 in the City of Fresno. It takes all of us working together to ensure that our community is thriving and that our city is moving forward.

As your Councilmember, I am committed to building a strong local economy, fighting for safer & healthier neighborhoods, providing access to City Hall resources, and ensuring that our city’s future is brighter than our past.

The District 7 Team is here to be accessible, present and responsive to your needs.We welcome your input regarding District 7 and the City of Fresno. If you have questions, concerns or recommendations, please contact our office at (559) 621-8000 or via email at We are here to serve you!

– Councilmember Nelson Esparza

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Aida S. Macedo

Aida S. Macedo

Aida S. Macedo
Chief of Staff

Aida S. Macedo serves as Chief of Staff for the Office of Fresno City Councilmember Nelson Esparza. For the previous five years, she was a practicing attorney with the plaintiffs’ law firm of Miles, Sears, & Eanni in the city of Fresno. She is also the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of a private consulting firm. Previously she was an Equal Justice Works Legal Fellow with Central California Legal Services, focusing on providing free legal assistance to low-income communities in the Central Valley.

Aida graduated cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California, Irvine (UCI) with her B.A. in Political Science and Chicana/o studies, and earned her law degree from the University of California, Davis. During her time at UCI, she was a Congressional Intern in Washington, DC working on national policy. In law school, Aida worked on civil rights litigation at various public interest organizations and worked as a law clerk for United States District Judges, including the Honorable Lawrence K. Karlton and the Honorable Fernando M. Olguin. Additionally, she had the honor of clerking for former California Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso.

During her time in California’s Central Valley, Aida has launched a number of successful initiatives, including the Election Protection Project to protect voting rights; the Central Valley Unaccompanied Minors Collaborative for immigrant children needing legal representation; and the National Lawyers Guild- Central Valley Chapter. She has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the Fresno County Bar Association’s 2018 Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, Rising Star in Super Lawyers Magazine, and Top Women Attorneys in Northern California. Aida is a current homeowner and resident of District 7.

Tyler Maxwell

Tyler Maxwell

Tyler Maxwell
Council Assistant

Tyler Maxwell serves as council assistant for the Office of Councilmember Nelson Esparza in Fresno City Council District 7. In this role, Tyler is committed to engaging the central Fresno community and providing them with the tools they need to keep their neighborhoods safe.

Tyler was born and raised in Fresno, CA. He has dedicated himself to furthering public safety in the community. After graduating from the University of California, Berkeley with high honors, Tyler clerked in civil, criminal, and juvenile courts. Upon returning to Fresno, he worked in the Fresno County Probation Department, empowering victims of domestic violence to receive vital resources and assistance. Tyler then worked at Fresno Police Department, Crime Scene Investigations Section (CSI). After having worked on over six hundred unique cases, Tyler transferred briefly to the Fresno County Public Defender’s Office as an Investigator.

In his free time, Tyler volunteers as a Big Brother with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program, is an outreach volunteer with the Marjaree Mason Center, and assists with the Fresno Police Department’s program, Bringing Broken Neighborhoods Back to Life.

David Vazquez

David Vazquez

David Vazquez
District Director

David Vazquez serves as District Director for the Office of Councilmember Nelson Esparza in Fresno City Council District 7. In his role, David oversees all district office operations.  David develops and implements objectives, strategies and operating plans for the Councilmember’s district office. He directs all activities and staff of the Councilmember’s district office.

David was raised in Fresno, CA. Attending Lane Elementary, Kings Canyon, Elizabeth Terronez Middle School and graduation from Sunnyside High School. Upon completing a bachelor’s degree at CSU-Fresno, David began his career working within the community and economic development area. David successfully lead several programs while at the Office of Community and Economic Development Center; including the Small Business Development Center and Fresno State Parent University. David also previously worked as Council Assistant for Constituents in District 3. Most recently, David served as Program Manager for a San Francisco non-profit organization focused on business and economic development.

David enjoys hiking at our local Kings Canyon National Park and in Yosemite. David has proudly been part of the coaching staff as an assistant coach at Mclane High School with the boys’ soccer program since Fall 2015.

Code Violation Guide

Code Violations (559) 621-8400

  1. Car Parked On Lawn
  2. InOp In Driveway (cob webs, flat tires, wrecked)
  3. InOp In Yard
  4. Car Over Unpaved Surface
  5. Boat Stored In Driveway
  6. Trailer Stored In Driveway
  7. Trailer Stored In Yard
  8. Boat Stored In Yard
  9. Tall Weeds, 6″ Tall
  10. Dry, Tall Weeds
  11. Vacant Unsecured House
  12. Trash In Yard
  13. Trash In Driveway
  14. Trash At Gutter
  15. Junk And Appliances In Driveway
  16. Junk And Appliances In Yard
  17. Canopy In Driveway
  18. Basketball Hoop On Sidewalk
  19. Parked Car On Sidewalk
  20. Trash And Junk In Alley
  21. Weeds, Dry, Tall In Alley
  22. Auto Repair On Property
  23. A Fence Taller Than 6 Feet Or Shorter Than 3 Feet
  24. Mobil Home In Driveway
  25. Mobil Home In Yard
  26. Yard Sale Signs on Trees, in Medians, or on Poles

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Police Violations (559) 621-8000

  1. InOp Parked In Street (cob webs, flat tires, wrecked)
  2. Boat Stored In Street
  3. Trailer Stored In Street
  4. Basketball Hoop In Street
  5. Mobile Home Parked In Street W/Power Hooked Up

Public Works (559) 621-8650

  1. Sign Replacement/Repair
  2. Sidewalk, Curb, Gutter Repairs
  3. Tree Removal/Replacement And Trimming
  4. Street Lights
  5. Traffic Lights
  6. Standing Water

Community Sanitation Graffiti Reporting Form On-Line

  1. Graffiti Reporting (fences, trees, parks, building and signs)
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