Category: Strategy

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Valley to Valley

Posted: February 10, 2021-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Strategy

Connecting California’s Regional Powerhouses The City of Fresno was literally founded in 1872 as a Central Pacific Railroad station. High-Speed Rail (HSR) now represents a similar opportunity for transformation that comes once in a generation. The dream is to not only help Fresnans travel out of the city but to help the rest of California [...]

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Opportunity Fresno

Posted: February 10, 2021-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Strategy

Supporting the creation of community wealth in every neighborhood Fresno’s rich history of immigration includes waves of Armenians, Basques, Chinese, Japanese, Germans, Italians, Sikhs, and Hmong. The single most prominent group is Latinos, primarily of Mexican origin. But Fresno’s history also includes egregious examples of redlining and other forms of economic discrimination based on race [...]

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Fresnovation

Posted: February 10, 2021-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Strategy

Driving economic diversity and building a new-collar workforce The City of Fresno is known to the rest of the state and the country as the epicenter for agriculture. While we’re proud to still feed the country, that’s not our whole story or the extent of our ambitions. The City of Fresno has built one of [...]

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Downtown Revitalization

Posted: February 10, 2021-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Strategy

Great Cities Have Great Downtowns Fresno is reclaiming its Downtown. After experiencing a decline in the 1960s decline that most American downtowns suffered, our city center began to bounce back. A renaissance has been underway for the past decade and a half, and that resurgence will accelerate dramatically in the next few years due to [...]

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Survive to Thrive

Posted: February 10, 2021-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Strategy

Helping businesses come back stronger from an unprecedented shock The need to combat the spread of COVID-19 by Sheltering in Place has demanded that we all prioritize the greater good. No one has been more challenged by the restrictions than small business-owners, with many asked to temporarily relinquish their freedom of movement and their livelihoods [...]

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Fresno Means Business

Posted: February 10, 2021-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Strategy

"We Work for You" Our goals are to attract and retain businesses whose commitment to Fresno can lower the unemployment rate and raise the median household income...in every Fresno neighborhood. Considering a move to Fresno? We can help you identify possible locations and assess your cost of doing business here compared to other cities or [...]

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