First Fresno County Vote Centers set to open this Saturday, February 22

vcaBeginning this Saturday, February 22, voters can head out to cast their ballots in person at 10 of Fresno County’s new Vote Centers. Saturday marks 11 days before the primary election and, in accordance with the California Voter’s Choice Act, Vote Centers will open at 9:00 AM and will remain open each day through Election Day, March 3, 2020.

Vote Centers are located throughout Fresno County, allowing voters more days and more ways to vote! These first 10 Vote Centers will be open every day from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM, leading up to Election Day. Hours on Election Day will be 7:00 AM until 8:00 PM. Continue reading “First Fresno County Vote Centers set to open this Saturday, February 22”

West Hills Community College District Groundbreaking

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Fresno County District 1 Supervisor, Brian Pacheco, recently joined with community leaders to break ground on the new North District Center for West Hills Community College District in Firebaugh.

This project has been in the works for nearly 20 years! The district has held classes in Firebaugh since 1971, and it serves about 600 students today. Continue reading “West Hills Community College District Groundbreaking”

Blossom Trail 2020!

It’s official! As the first blossoms begin to bloom in Fresno County, we are proud to celebrate the 32nd opening of the Fresno County Blossom Trail! Together with the City of Orange Cove at the Cecilia Packing Corporation, alongside the Fresno County Farm Bureau, and representatives from the cities of Sanger, Reedley, Selma, Fowler, and Kingsburg, it is a joy to kick off this amazing season right here in Fresno County. Continue reading “Blossom Trail 2020!”

Are you ready for Census 2020?

Every 10 years, the federal government is required to count all residents in the United States to help ensure that everyone is equally represented in our political system and that government resources are allocated appropriately to meet the needs of communities.

The County of Fresno is helping to inform and educate our residents about the upcoming Census 2020 and encourage everyone to take part! Continue reading “Are you ready for Census 2020?”

Breaking ground on Solivita Commons in Clovis

Fresno County recently joined with the Fresno Housing Authority , the City of Clovis, community leaders and residents to break ground on construction of Solivita Commons, an affordable housing community located at Alluvial and Willow Ave. in Clovis. Solivita Commons will offer families one, two and three-bedroom units for a total of 60 units, in close proximity to local schools, parks and walking trails. Construction on the project is expected to be completed by Spring of 2021. Continue reading “Breaking ground on Solivita Commons in Clovis”

Community Meetings, Public Input – General Plan Amendment regarding “Disadvantaged Communities”

county-seal_600-dpi-32bitFresno County is considering an amendment to its General Plan Policy Document pertaining to certain infrastructure needs of disadvantaged communities and is seeking the public’s input on the proposed changes. Continue reading “Community Meetings, Public Input – General Plan Amendment regarding “Disadvantaged Communities””

Fresno County to hold one-day Election Worker hiring event

vcaThe Fresno County Elections office is looking for election workers to help during the March 3 primary election and will hold a one-day hiring event to fill hundreds of available positions.

On Saturday, January 25, from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM, job seekers are invited to come learn about available positions, apply and interview on site. Continue reading “Fresno County to hold one-day Election Worker hiring event”