Police Chief Jerry Dyer

Police Chief Dyer Looms Large in NW Fresno Council Race

Fresno's police force is entering a period of significant change, with the man who led the department for 18 years stepping down. That makes the issue of public safety even more pivotal for candidates vying to represent northwest Fresno on the city council. ...

Brand: The Public Spoke on Parks-Only Tax

Measure P failed. Mayor Lee Brand acknowledges the ball is now in his court. Brand led the effort to defeat the city sales tax initiative that would have specifically benefited parks and cultural arts in Fre...

Measure P Ballot Error Could Wind Up in Court

Fresno’s city clerk erred when she sent the wrong ballot language to the county clerk regarding Measure P, the proposed sales tax to benefit parks, City Hall said Monday. What voters see on the ballot omits ...

Follow the Money: Whelan Flexes Fundraising Muscle

Financial figures are in for the first 111 days of the year of the Fresno City Council campaign. Politics 101 David Taub Candidates have released their Form 460, which lists how much money they raised, plus who made donations greater than ...