Take Five: Newsom on HSR Audit, Toxic Masculinity

Gavin Newsom visited Fresno on Wednesday (Nov. 29) in his official duties as lieutenant governor. Newsom presided over the California State Lands Commission meeting. According to Newsom’s office, this is the first time ever the state agency held a meeting in F...

Politics 101: Fresno Tackles Rentals, Parks and Water

The Fresno City Council on Thursday (Oct. 12) will hear three key presentations on quality-of-life issues: Rental Inspection Program The ballyhooed rental inspection program was supposed to start last month. As the Fresno Bee reported, it has not. City staff...

High-Speed Rail Chief Steps Down

As the chief executive officer of California’s High-Speed Rail Authority, Jeff Morales presided over a mixed bag of results. Today (April 21), he announced his resignation from the position, simply citing a nee...

Fresno Promotes New City Manager From Within

It turns out that a nationwide search to fill a top role in Mayor Lee Brand’s administration was just down the hall. Today (April 20), Brand announced Wilma Quan-Schecter as new city manager. It is a promotion ...