art deco

Joe Moore / Valley Public Radio

May is National Historic Preservation Month , and the City of Fresno is celebrating with a slate of events that honor the city's unique architectural heritage. The events include a walking tour of New Deal-era Fresno , and the many Art Deco landmarks that dot the downtown area. Fresno isn't alone in its collection of excellent architecture. Bakersfield, Visalia and even smaller towns like Lindsay, Porterville and Exeter also boast remarkable Art Deco landmarks. The term Art Deco has its roots...

Joe Moore / Valley Public Radio

The San Joaquin Valley has a rich architectural heritage. From gems like the Fresno Water Tower to Bakersfield’s Beale Memorial Clock Tower, to beautiful craftsman bungalows and mid-century masterpieces, those landmarks help give our communities their own unique identity. And beginning this Saturday the City of Fresno will kick off a week-long celebration its architectural heritage – with a number of events taking place as part of “ Historic Preservation Week ”. In this segment of Valley...

Ezra David Romero / Valley Public Radio

This week on Valley Edition we talk about a new ranking of environmental health in California that shows many Fresno County neighborhoods rank among the worst in the state, drought on the farm, the Armenian Genocide and Kessab Armenians, plus a look at Fresno's Historic Preservation Week . Pollution In The Valley
Guest: Sam Delson , California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment
Guest: Sarah Sharpe , Fresno Metro Ministry
Story: New Analysis Of Pollution...