Development

$9M Fresno warehouse expansion creating up to 40 jobs

The D&H warehouse and distributing center in southeast Fresno is undergoing a $9 million expansion that will double its size.A $9 million expansion is underway at the D&H warehouse and distributing center in southeast Fresno.

Mayor announces program to aid Fresno homebuyers

Mayor Ashley Swearengin announces new homebuyer assistance program at Thursday morning press conference.At a news conference this morning, Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin unveiled a new $7.5 million program sponsored by Wells Fargo that will provide up to $15,000 in down payment assistance grants for eligible homebuyers in Fresno.

Leaders to launch coalition to support Central Valley Power Connect project

Local business and community leaders from Fresno, Madera and Kings counties will gather tomorrow at Fresno State’s WET Center to announce the formation of the Central Valley Coalition for Reliable Energy.

Water Commission to hold May 4 meeting

The California Water Commission will hold a Stakeholder Advisory Committee meeting on May 4 at the Sacramento Public Library.

Sanger to host Earth Day ribbon-cutting event

To commemorate Earth Day, the City of Sanger will host a ribbon-cutting event and community celebration today to mark the completion of a comprehensive City-sponsored water and energy savings project.

Mayor to launch Mariposa Plaza project

Mayor Ashley Swearengin will announce the launch of the Mariposa Plaza Activation Project at a special event scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Security Pacific Building on the Fulton Mall.

Granville’s Brio on Broadway to debut

Granville Homes is set to open Brio on Broadway, the company’s eighth downtown live-work-play infill project April 22, 2015.

Blackstone Avenue Smart & Final deal dead

A Southern California developer has pulled out of a deal to build a Smart & Final on Blackstone and Clinton avenues in Fresno.A Southern California-based developer has pulled out of a proposed deal to build a new Smart & Final-anchored shopping center at the southwest corner of Blackstone and Clinton avenues.

City unveils draft of new development code

The City of Fresno announced that the Department of Development and Resource Management has released a draft of the first major update of the city’s development code in more than 50 years.

Swearingen applauds revitalization efforts at downtown event

An estimated 500-600 people attended Thursday night's State of Downtown Event at the Pacific Southwest building on Fresno's Fulton Mall.

More than 500 people packed the ballroom of the historic Pacific Southwest building on the Fulton Mall Thursday night for the annual State of Downtown presentation.