Mayor Brand Vetoes Cannabis Business Regulations

Mayor Lee Brand vetoed the Fresno City Council's plan for recreational cannabis business regulations on Monday. The council long debated the plan, which included several social equity components, for stores ...
Composite image of Fresno General Plan cover and councilmen Luis Chavez, Miguel Arias, and Mike Karbassi

Revisiting Fresno’s Sputtering Growth Plan Is a Must

Only a newspaper editorial board and others who don't operate in the real world would advocate sticking with a growth plan that isn't working. Listen to this article: https://d28jd3p91iwyr0.cloudfront.net/public/polly_audio/gen-plan.64607d77-756f-414...

Don’t Expect Fresno Cannabis Shops Anytime Soon

The Fresno City Council debated changes to its cannabis business ordinance at its Thursday meeting. First approved in December 2018, the main revisions would give the city council the authority to grant or deny licenses, and set standards for social equity ...