Measure G http://kvpr.org en Measure G Defeated, Mayor Announces Budget, Layoff Plans http://kvpr.org/post/measure-g-defeated-mayor-announces-budget-layoff-plans <p>Fresno’s Measure G officially went down in defeat today. With around 600 votes left to count, updated numbers from the Fresno County Elections Office show that the controversial residential trash outsourcing measure now trails by of 801 votes.</p><p>The move is a defeat for Mayor Ashley Swearengin and ends her effort to sell off the service to a private contractor in order to generate additional money for the crash strapped city’s general fund.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 00:44:04 +0000 Joe Moore 16678 at http://kvpr.org Measure G Defeated, Mayor Announces Budget, Layoff Plans