City of Fresno http://kvpr.org en On Valley Edition: Fresno Mayor; Meditation In High School; Kern & Madera Counties Water Exchange http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-fresno-mayor-meditation-high-school-kern-madera-counties-water-exchange <p>This week on Valley Edition host Joe Moore recaps the year with <a href="https://twitter.com/MayorSwearengin">Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin</a>. The two discuss everything from high speed rail to law enforcement.</p> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 18:48:52 +0000 Ezra David Romero, Joe Moore & Rebecca Plevin 26300 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Fresno Mayor; Meditation In High School; Kern & Madera Counties Water Exchange U.S. Transportation Secretary: 'Today Is A New Beginning' For Fulton Mall http://kvpr.org/post/us-transportation-secretary-today-new-beginning-fulton-mall <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx visited Fresno today to formally announce the city's award of a grant for $16 million to transform a part of downtown. </span>FM89's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Joe Moore has this report.&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1">---</p> Sat, 07 Sep 2013 01:23:01 +0000 Joe Moore 21199 at http://kvpr.org U.S. Transportation Secretary: 'Today Is A New Beginning' For Fulton Mall Feds to Give City of Fresno $16 Million To Bring Traffic Back to Fulton Mall http://kvpr.org/post/feds-give-city-fresno-16-million-bring-traffic-back-fulton-mall <p>The U.S. Department of Transportation announced today that it will provide $16 million to help the City of Fresno bring automobile traffic back to downtown’s Fulton Mall.</p><p>The city says the $20 million project will help boost business in the struggling area by removing a nearly fifty-year-old pedestrian mall which occupies what was once Fresno’s main commercial street.</p><p>In a press release, DOT officials wrote that the project will:</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 00:59:27 +0000 Joe Moore 21147 at http://kvpr.org Feds to Give City of Fresno $16 Million To Bring Traffic Back to Fulton Mall