The new park is another step in the rebirth of Fresno’s urban core, Mayor Ashley Swearengin said at its opening.
Lee Brand announces two big slots on his staff and introduced the transition team.
“I wanted a new challenge,” Barfield, the former Chief of Staff to Councilman Oliver Baines, said on Sunday.
Ashley Swearengin’s plans raised expectations sky-high. Lee Brand is tasked with implementing the plans and meeting the expectations.
Overwrought sentiment, contrived process, wily posturing – this fleecing of the taxpayer had it all.
Fresno’s new Mayor overcame early built-in disadvantages to win. Now, he’s prepping for his first 200 days.
More is going on than what Steve Brandau and Clint Olivier’s slumlord legislation suggests. No one is saying what. So we have to guess.
Steve Brandau and Clint Olivier have an idea to simplify code enforcement. Then again, they may further complicate something that’s already a mess.
City Hall is forced to reconcile dynamic change with maintaining the status quo by mitigating gentrification.
The success of a handful of results-oriented Republican mayors suggests that America’s urban centers can be a growth market for the GOP.