Residency Issues Leads to Planning Commission Change

One of Mayor Lee Brand’s latest appointments to the city Planning Commission lasted one meeting because of residency issues. Pao Yang wanted to serve the city. He is currently the executive director of the Fresno Center for New Americans. “It has always bee...

City Says ARCO-AM/PM is a Go

In a compromise deal, an ARCO-AM/PM will be allowed to operate and sell alcohol in a northwest Fresno neighborhood.  The Planning Commission Wednesday night (July 19) approved the project which saw objections f...
Luisa Medina announced her resignation from the Fresno Planning Commission on Wednesday, November 16, 2016.

Fresno Planning Commissioner resigns

At Wednesday night's Fresno Planning Commission meeting, chairman Serop Torossian announced that commissioner Luisa Medina resigned, effective November 14. "It gets taxing after a period of time. I am very p...