Composite of two security entry points and the city of Fresno logo

Fresno Council Approves Airport-Style Security at City Hall

UPDATE, 9:42 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 22  Without debate, the Fresno City Council approved new security measures for City Hall on a 6-1 vote, with Miguel Arias voting no. Sam Frank, president of the Fresno City Employees Association, supported council passin...
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. ...

Janz Takes Swings at Brand in 2020 Mayoral Opening Round

The gloves are off in the 2020 Fresno mayoral race, and it’s only the opening bell. Surrounded by 60 or so supporters, Andrew Janz officially announced his entry into the race for the city’s top leadership job. He called himself a fresh breath of air, hopin...
Rendering of the Fresno Veterans Memorial to be installed at City Hall.

Campaign Begins to Raise Funds for Fresno Veterans Memorial

Fresno leaders are embarking on a public fundraising campaign to erect a memorial at City Hall for the 277 city residents who gave their lives in America's wars. Fresno City Councilman Garry Bredefeld announced the plan Tuesday, and the council will vote Th...