Local news outlets reported Tuesday that the City of Fresno would be implementing“Stage 2″ water restrictions beginning Aug. 1, in response to our state’s historic drought. That means that not only will the city be limiting residents to outdoor watering only two days per week, but that the city would also be stepping up its monitoring and fines for violators.
Farmers of Fresno County, the agricultural capital of the world, are struggling with the impact of California’s severe drought. The video documents what has happened to May Vu’s farm in Sanger after her well ran dry.
Read the Fresno Bee article, here.
Sun setting before the last performance of Macbeth. The 10th season of Shakespeare in the Park will continue with Taming of the Shrew (July 24th- August 16th) and The Tempest (August 28th - September 20th). All performances take place in Woodward Park (near the Friant & Ft. Washington entrance) and run from Thursday - Saturday at 8pm. The plays are free to attend. #woodwardpark #fresno #freeevents #shakespeareinthepark
Husband and wife, Sergio and Ashley Cortes, started the organization, No More Slumlords, after Sergio worked as an on-site manager for the biggest apartment-rental company in Fresno. You can visit their Web site, here.
Visited Chris Sorensen’s studio to celebrate Chris’ 89th birthday! Located in downtown #Fresno.
— Request from my friend, Zoe Smurr. She is working on a downtown #Fresno documentary. If you are interested, you can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
My first time at The Vintage Market (601 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno) and I was so fascinated by the layout of everything. I had a fun time looking at everything! #fresno #antique #vintage
Unveiling of the largest mural stamp in the country. Painted by Francisco Vargas. Commissioned by Downtown Fresno Partnership. #downtownfresno #fresno #mural (at The Business Journal, Fresno)
Walking along Broadway St., last night. I miss Urban Salvage and, oddly enough, how the building’s leaky roof created a beautiful waterfall along the wall. Ha! Pat and Jan did the best they could with that leased space. #downtownfresno #fresno
I enjoy how easy it is to walk in Seattle, this weekend, and noticing the small details. The same thing goes for downtown Fresno. I always notice something different. #seattle #downtownfresno #fresno #streetart #graffiti