In Tight Council Race, What Happens If There’s a Tie?

It’s a crazy scenario, but in an election as close as Fresno City Council District 3, it may just happen. What if two or more candidates tie in a primary? Who advances to the general election? With only 14 votes separating three candidates for second place ...
Daren Miller and Craig Scharton

Westside Council Race Draws Crowd

Two hopefuls announced their plans to run for Fresno city council on Thursday (Jan. 4). Daren Miller, a community advocate and educator in Madera, made a formal announcement in front of about 50 supporters at the Fresno Temple Church of God. Meanwhile, l...

The Future of Fulton Street, Finale: Parking

GV Wire concludes its series touring Fulton Street. I asked our host, Craig Scharton from the Downtown Fresno Partnership, how much turning Fulton Mall into Fulton Street costs. ”$22 Million, about the cost ...

Fulton Street Tour, Part 3: Will it Succeed?

We continue our tour of the soon-to-be-reopened Fulton Street with Craig Scharton with the Downtown Fresno Partnership. And, we are what could be called the heart of Fulton and the city, the Pacific Southwes...

The Future of Fulton Street

In the first of a series anticipating the reopening of Fulton Street, GV Wire took a walking tour of the iconic location in downtown Fresno. Craig Scharton, the interim president/CEO of the Downtown Fresno Partnership, served as our tour guide. In this f...