Archive for March, 2017

Standard and Poor’s, Moody’s Upgrade Fresno’s Ratings

Mar 20, 2017 No Comments by

FRESNO, CA – Mayor Lee Brand today announced that both Standard and Poor’s Global Ratings and Moody’s Investors Service have significantly upgraded the City of Fresno’s investment ratings, a decision which was based on strong leadership in combination with strong fiscal policies and budgetary performance over the past few years. The improved ratings mean better [...]

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USEPA Says City of Fresno Passes Lead and Copper Rule Compliance Standard

Mar 14, 2017 No Comments by

Recently, the Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) conducted a comprehensive review of the City of Fresno and the State of California’s oversight of the City’s drinking water treatment and testing program. By letter dated January 19, 2017, the USEPA concluded that the City has historically complied with the USEPA and State of California Lead and Copper Rule [...]

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Susan G. Komen® Sacramento Valley and Central Valley to Join Forces

Mar 14, 2017 No Comments by

Sacramento, CA — Susan G. Komen® Sacramento Valley and Komen Central Valley are proud to announce they have joined forces to strengthen operations, expand their service area and increase their impact. Susan G. Komen® Northern & Central California will serve 9 new counties in northern and central California: Alpine, Inyo, Kings, Lassen, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, [...]

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Ulta Beauty Announces Fresno as First West Coast Distribution Location

Mar 13, 2017 No Comments

The City of Fresno and Ulta Beauty, the largest beauty retailer in the United States and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin, hair care products and salon services in the nation, announced today that the company has officially chosen Fresno as the location of its new 670,000 square foot distribution center at the [...]

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NE Surface Water Treatment Facility Back Online March

Mar 06, 2017 No Comments

The City of Fresno Department of Public Utilities (DPU) announces that the Northeast Surface Water Treatment Facility (NESWTF) will return online on March 1, 2017. The treatment facility was taken offline in September 2016 to allow the Fresno Irrigation District to conduct its annual maintenance period. During the shutdown period, the water provided to our [...]

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