Do Fresno Councilmembers Deserve 23% Raise?

Do Fresno City Councilmembers deserve a 23% raise? That question is up for debate at the next meeting Dec. 14. According to the agenda, Councilman Oliver Baines is sponsoring the ordinance that would raise council salaries from $65,000 to $80,000. The counc...
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Blackstone Avenue Housing Proposal Faces Criticism

A $38 million affordable housing project proposed for Blackstone and McKinley is drawing skepticism from Fresno City Councilmember Steve Brandau. The publicly funded project envisions two multi-story apartment buildings at a three-acre site near Fresno City...

West Fresno Residents Rejoice. Darling Plant Move OK’d

Click on the video above to watch Mary Curry talk about the importance of moving the Darling plant For decades, west Fresno residents complained about factories in their neighborhoods. Then five years ago, a group filed a lawsuit seeking change. As of Thurs...