Fresno County closes parking lots and gates at County of Fresno Parks until further notice

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In order to help protect the health of the entire community and promote social distancing, the County of Fresno Department of Public Works and Planning is closing the parking lots and gates at all County parks until further notice. The restrooms within the parks will remain open during normal operating hours in order to promote health and safety for walk-in park visitors. The parking lot and gate closures will take effect Friday, March 27, 2020 through April 14, 2020. Continue reading “Fresno County closes parking lots and gates at County of Fresno Parks until further notice”

Fresno County’s 2019-20 Secured Property Tax Bill – Second Installment Delinquency Date is Friday, April 10, 2020

Property-Tax1Fresno County reminds all taxpayers that the second installment of the 2019-20 Fresno County Secured Property Tax Bill is due by 5:00 PM on Friday, April 10, 2020

“This is a difficult time in our County and around the world, and I certainly understand and share the public’s concerns about the impacts of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic,” says Fresno County Auditor Controller/Treasurer Tax Collector, Oscar J. Garcia, CPA. “While I cannot legally change the April 10 property tax deadline, I am taking precautions to ensure the public and staff are safe.” Continue reading “Fresno County’s 2019-20 Secured Property Tax Bill – Second Installment Delinquency Date is Friday, April 10, 2020”

Fresno County response to City of Fresno’s Shelter in Place Order

Fresno County is aware of the City of Fresno’s action today to issue a “shelter in place” order for city residents and businesses. The County of Fresno is not implementing similar measures for County residents and rather encourages the community to continue being vigilant in their efforts to practice social distancing, effective hygiene, and minimize public contact in line with current CDC and State guidance. Continue reading “Fresno County response to City of Fresno’s Shelter in Place Order”

Fresno County COVID-19-related Office/Service Modifications

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In accordance with CDC and State guidance and in the interests of helping to protect the health and safety of the public and more than 8,000 County employees from transmission and further spread of COVID-19, Fresno County departments are taking proactive measures to minimize staffing, modify business hours and practices, and maintain levels of critical service delivery. Please continue to follow this post for the latest information on County Department hours and services as they continue to evolve.

We understand the frustration and inconvenience that may accompany these temporary changes and we appreciate your patience and understanding through this challenging time. Continue reading “Fresno County COVID-19-related Office/Service Modifications”

Fresno County Libraries closed through April 14

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At the recommendation of the Fresno County Department of Public Health and direction of the County Administrative Office to implement social distancing and help minimize risk of transmitting COVID-19 in our community, all branches of the Fresno County Public Library will close beginning March 18, 2020 through April 14, 2020. Closure dates are subject to change. Continue reading “Fresno County Libraries closed through April 14”