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City Press Releases and News

Veterans Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: November 8, 2019

The city of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day on Monday, November 11.  The delivery of some City services may be affected by the holiday as well.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, November 12.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  […]

One-Day a Week Outdoor Water Use Schedule Begins Today

Posted: November 1, 2019

The City of Fresno begins its one-day a week Outdoor Water Use Schedule today, November 1, and will remain in effect through March.  We encourage residents to take time to reprogram their sprinklers to reflect the new schedule. The one-day a week schedule takes effect in an effort to conserve water during the cooler months […]

City partners with ParkMobile to bring Smarter Parking Options to Fresno

Posted: October 17, 2019

The City of Fresno is partnering with ParkMobile, the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in the United States, to enable drivers to pay for parking from their mobile device.  The ParkMobile app is now available for over 2,000 spaces around the City. New stickers will provide information to drivers on how to […]

City Seeking Public Input on Planned Use of Federal Grant Funds

Posted: October 7, 2019

The City of Fresno has begun developing a 5-Year Consolidated Plan that will assess the current housing market, discuss characteristics of the city’s population, identify community improvement priorities, and outline a five-year plan to fund and implement them.  The City receives approximately $11 million each year in funds under the federal Community Development Block Grant […]

Work begins on Several Transform Fresno Projects

Posted: October 7, 2019

The City of Fresno is excited to announce the launch of the first three Transformative Climate Communities (TCC) projects.  All three projects launched in the first weeks of October. The first project to break ground is the Yosemite Village Permaculture Community Garden and Urban Farm Incubator.  Fresno Metro Ministry partnered with the Fresno Housing Authority […]

City Announces New Deputy City Manager

Posted: October 7, 2019

Mayor Lee Brand and City Manager Wilma Quan today announced that Aldi Dodds has been hired as Deputy City Manager for the City of Fresno.  As Deputy City Manager, she will perform professional administrative and managerial assignments in support of the City Manager and work with executive management staff in coordinating and directing activities involved […]

PARCS Announces Extended Hours at Splash Parks for Labor Day Weekend

Posted: August 30, 2019

The City of Fresno Parks, After School, Recreation and Community Services (PARCS) Department today announced that it is extending the hours of operation at its seven splash parks during the Labor Day Holiday weekend. Splash park hours will be from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. effective tomorrow, August 30, 2019, through Monday, September 2, at […]

City Announces New Economic Development Director

Posted: August 29, 2019

Mayor Lee Brand and City Manager Wilma Quan today announced that Lupe Perez has been hired as Director of Economic Development for the City of Fresno. “This is a key position for City Hall and I think we are incredibly fortunate to have someone as competent and well-respected as Lupe to lead our economic development […]

Labor Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: August 29, 2019

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 2, 2019.  The delivery of some City services may be affected.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, September 3.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions, and airlines normal […]

Independence Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: June 27, 2019

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day on Thursday, July 4, 2019.  The delivery of some City services may be affected.  Normal operations will resume on Friday, July 5.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions and airlines normal […]