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 […]

City of Fresno Announces New Director of Public Utilities

Posted: July 31, 2018

Mayor Lee Brand and City Manager Wilma Quan-Schecter today announced that Michael Carbajal has been named the City of Fresno’s new Director of Public Utilities, effective August 6, 2018.  He replaces Thomas Esqueda, who left the City earlier this year to join California State University, Fresno as its first associate vice president for Water and […]

Major Expansion of Fresno’s Water System Nears Completion

Posted: April 13, 2018

A major expansion of Fresno’s water system will be completed this year, with the start-up of the new state-of-the-art treatment facility and pipelines that will allow the use of additional surface water from the Sierra Nevada Mountains. These changes will enable Fresno to achieve its long-term goal of becoming drought resilient by reducing dependence on […]