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City Press Releases and News

City Launches Opportunity Fresno and Website

Posted: February 19, 2020

The City of Fresno announced the launch of Opportunity Fresno, a branded “prospectus” for the city and county of Fresno that showcases the pipeline of investible business and development projects located in Opportunity Zones (OZ) in the City of Fresno and Fresno County.  The Prospectus was produced as a partnership between several agencies including the […]

Presidents Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: February 13, 2020

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the Presidents Day holiday on Monday, February 17, 2020.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, February 18.  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:  Office closed.  The Business Tax […]

City partners with Flowbird to bring Smarter Parking Options to Fresno

Posted: February 6, 2020

The City of Fresno has launched additional downtown parking enhancements. Easy-to-use solar-powered parking pay stations have been installed in six public downtown parking lots.  The pay stations feature an easy-to-use interface and a 7” full-color display screen.  Coins, bills, credit cards, and debit cards are accepted.  Users simply enter the license plate number and select […]

City Announces Agreement with Gap Inc. for Donation of Land

Posted: January 28, 2020

Mayor Lee Brand today officially announced an agreement between the City of Fresno and San Francisco-based Gap Inc., to purchase 4.8 acres of land on Airways Boulevard for $1, with the intention of building a state-of-the-art, no-kill animal shelter on the site. Gap Inc. has also announced the intention to gift over five acres of […]

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

Posted: January 16, 2020

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, January 21.  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:  Office closed.  […]

New Year’s Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: December 26, 2019

The City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday on Wednesday, January 1, 2020.  Normal operations will resume on Thursday, January 2.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions, and airlines normal operations otherwise. Building & Permitting:  […]

City Announces New Security Measures at City Hall

Posted: December 19, 2019

Effective January 2, 2020, a number of security enhancements will be implemented to ensure the safety of City employees, public officials, as well as the general public visiting or doing business at City Hall.  These enhancements will detect and prevent weapons and/or contraband from entering the building.  In addition, the enhancements will improve the ability […]

Christmas Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: December 18, 2019

The City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the Christmas holiday on Wednesday, December 25, 2019.  Normal operations will resume on Thursday, December 26.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions, and airlines normal operations otherwise. Building & Permitting:  Counter will […]

Solid Waste Collection Schedule (Christmas & New Year’s Holiday)

Posted: December 17, 2019

The City of Fresno, Solid Waste Management Division, will observe the Christmas and New Year’s holidays on December 25, 2019, and January 1, 2020.  There will be no service on these days. The City of Fresno, Solid Waste Management Division, will shift service days for the week of the holiday to the following day and […]

Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: November 22, 2019

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 28, and Friday, November 29, 2019.  Normal operations will resume on Monday, December 2.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions, and airlines normal operations otherwise. Building & […]