Category: News

City Press Releases and News

Information Services Department Honored for 2018 MISAC Awards

Posted: November 8, 2018

The City of Fresno’s Information Services Department (ISD) was honored at today’s City Council meeting for their recent success at the Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) annual conference.  The department picked up several awards at the conference held in Rancho Mirage, CA in early October. Chief Information Officer Bryon Horn received the 2018 […]

Veterans Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: November 8, 2018

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day on Monday, November 12.  The delivery of some City services may be affected by the holiday as well.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, November 13.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, […]

Mayor Brand Issues Statement on the Measure P Election Results

Posted: November 7, 2018

Mayor Lee Brand today issued the following statement on the Measure P election results: “The results for Measure P are bittersweet for me.  I agree that Fresno’s parks need to be improved and expanded, but a 30-year tax with a $2 billion price tag was not the answer.  I respect the hard work and passion […]

City of Fresno to Begin One-Day Watering Schedule

Posted: October 20, 2018

The City of Fresno will begin its one-day a week watering schedule on November 1, 2018.  This schedule applies to the months of November through March.  The new schedule is designed to coincide with the cooler temperatures during this time of year. Residents with addresses ending in an odd number (1,3,5,7,9) are authorized to water […]

City Launches New Fulton District Mobile App

Posted: September 20, 2018

The City of Fresno today announced the launch of a new Fulton District mobile app that features information of interest about landmarks, artwork, amenities, and history in the Fulton District, which includes the area on and surrounding the recently re-opened Fulton Street between Tuolumne and Inyo. Users can locate the public art along Fulton Street, […]

City, State Leaders Celebrate Completion of Fresno’s Largest-Ever Infrastructure Program

Posted: September 17, 2018

Mayor Lee Brand and Public Utilities Director Michael Carbajal gathered with local, and state leaders today to mark the completion of the Southeast Surface Water Treatment Facility and the major pipeline projects of the City’s Recharge Fresno program, which collectively make up the City’s largest-ever infrastructure program and enable greater water sustainability through increased use […]

Draft Cannabis Regulations released by Council Sub-Committee

Posted: September 11, 2018

Councilmembers Clint Olivier, District7, Councilmember Paul Caprioglio, District 4, and Councilmember Oliver Baines, District 3 have released the Cannabis Sub-Committee’s Draft Regulations for public review. The release also begins a period of public comment, including a Q&A Forum on Monday, September 17, from 5:00-7:00 PM in City Council Chambers. Comments, input, and suggestions can be […]

City Issues Cease & Desist Letter To Bird Scooters

Posted: September 7, 2018

The City of Fresno has issued a cease-and-desist letter to Bird Rides Inc. (Bird) and given them until Sunday, September 9, 2018, to remove all of their scooters from the City until an operating policy and a business agreement can be reached. Bird, a Santa Monica, CA based company that provides dockless electric motorized scooters […]

Upcoming Recruitment

Posted: September 7, 2018

The City of Fresno is pleased to announce that we will be accepting applications for Emergency Services Dispatcher I starting September 17, 2018, through October 1, 2018. If you or someone you know are interested in this outstanding opportunity and would like to know more about this position, the Fresno Police Department and Personnel Services […]

Labor Day Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

Posted: August 30, 2018

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 3.  The delivery of some City services may be affected by the holiday as well.  Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, September 4.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday: Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, […]