Local Roads May Go From Bad To Worse Without Gas Taxes
Transportation Authority Executive Director Mike Leonardo is concerned with repeal efforts of the gas tax as SB 1 is crucial to fixing our roads, and local voters will probably see an extension of Measure C...
Doug Vagim & Lisa C. Woolf could be the new Countywide Oversight Board MembersJune 4, 2018
The Fresno County supervisors on Tuesday could end up appointing two members to the new Countywide Oversight Board for local redevelopment successor agencies. According to a county staff report, two people have shown enough interest...
Big plans for West FresnoMay 11, 2018
Residents care about West Fresno as many show up to hear Council President Esmeralda Soria, Council Vice President Steve Brandau and Fresno County Supervisor Brian Pacheco.
Fresno County Transportation board will help fight litter along state highways and county roadsMay 8, 2018
Transportation Board’s amended Measure C’s spending plan to include a two-year Litter Abatement Program as a pilot project.
Fresno Council of Government leaders will pitch seven projects worthy of funding from Trump AdministrationFebruary 7, 2018
Local leaders head to Washington, D.C. hoping to capitalize on promise to upgrade infrastructure.
San Joaquin River Board vote could be inspiration for nooses dangling from River bridgeJanuary 3, 2018
Activism may be turning toward outright threats to public officials on the San Joaquin River Conservancy Board after their vote on the River West trail.
Borgeas proves wrangling over roads still a key part of nuts-and-bolts politicsJuly 6, 2017
Asphalt is darn close to being a politician’s best friend. Andreas Borgeas was kind enough to remind me of that basic lesson in real world democracy. When I say asphalt, I’m talking about all the...
Underscoring City, County’s first joint talks: the future of waterMay 22, 2017
Public safety and marijuana are on the agenda, but water cooperation looms large over the meeting between City and County leaders.
First 5 board punts on Reyes dismissal, probe of agency continuesMay 8, 2017
The County investigation continues as the agency's board postponed the dismissal of its executive director following CVObserver's initial report.