A two-block portion of the planned Veterans Boulevard Corridor Project looking southeast toward Highway 99, seen Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Fresno, Calif. This portion, the only portion in physical existence, is located between Hayes and Sierra avenues, just south of Herndon Avenue between Saroyan Elementary and River Bluff Elementary schools.
A two-block portion of the planned Veterans Boulevard Corridor Project looking southeast toward Highway 99, seen Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Fresno, Calif. This portion, the only portion in physical existence, is located between Hayes and Sierra avenues, just south of Herndon Avenue between Saroyan Elementary and River Bluff Elementary schools. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
A two-block portion of the planned Veterans Boulevard Corridor Project looking southeast toward Highway 99, seen Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Fresno, Calif. This portion, the only portion in physical existence, is located between Hayes and Sierra avenues, just south of Herndon Avenue between Saroyan Elementary and River Bluff Elementary schools. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com

Veterans Boulevard project in Fresno marches on

April 23, 2016 7:00 AM