Development

Dozier elected development association president

Mike Dozier, executive director of the Office of Community and Economic Development at Fresno State.Fresno State's Mike Dozier has been elected the 2014-15 president of the University Economic Development Association (UEDA). Dozier has worked at Fresno State since 2009 and is the executive director of the Office of Community and Economic Development.

Input sought for Ventura/Kings Canyon project

Business owners and residents along Fresno's Kings Canyon corridor are invited to a community workshop Sept. 6 where they will be able to weigh in on a plan to revitalize the street and make it more pleasant for pedestrians.

Granville to unveil Crichton Place

Crichton PlaceGranville Homes will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony tomorrow for its newest downtown Fresno housing development, Crichton Place.

East Visalia commercial center approved

The Visalia Planning Commission last night approved a new development on the city's eastern fringe that calls for a hotel, strip mall and other commercial services.

New $65K website flush with Fresno County data

Did you know for every 100,000 residents, there are 39.1 art-related businesses in California, but only 7.6 in Fresno County?

Report: Fresno near average for sprawl

Fresno's not the greatest example of how to keep sprawl contained, but it's not the worst either, a new report showed.

Work on Madera’s 6,578-home Gateway Village starts July

Tim Jones, member and manager of Gateway Village Development LLC.Initial grading is slated to begin in July for the long-planned 6,578-home Gateway Village development in Madera, a project that faced multiple delays after developer Castle & Cooke acquired it in 1990.

Fresno City Council OKs Fulton Mall road

The Fresno City Council has voted to restore the Fulton Mall into Fulton Street.The Fresno City Council took the plunge last night in its decision to transform the 50-year-old Fulton Mall back into a street.

Settlement gives 2,270-home Friant Ranch green light

The Friant Ranch development area is bounded in yellow in this map.A legal settlement has helped clear the way for Friant Ranch, an "active senior" master-planned community that would include up to 2,270 homes near Millerton Lake.

Tulare County withdraws support for EDC

The Tulare County Board of Supervisors voted 4 to 1 this week to pull out of the Tulare County Economic Development Corp. The independent agency whose goal is to increase economic activity in the county has now lost the support of the county itself after 31 years of affiliation.