City Beat

August 2, 2014 12:18 PM

Oliver Baines holding Fresno tax initiative in reserve -- for now

Oliver Baines wants consumers to give a big funding boost to Fresno's basic services. But he's waiting for the right time to ask them to do it.

City Beat

George Hostetter has his feet on the ground and his eyes on City Hall

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Fun at new Almy Street Playground in SW Fresno 01:02

Fun at new Almy Street Playground in SW Fresno

City looks to replace aging Fresno Fire repair shop 01:19

City looks to replace aging Fresno Fire repair shop

Central Section softball championships: Rousey runs Bears to Division I title 01:31

Central Section softball championships: Rousey runs Bears to Division I title

Watch pastries being made at Svenhard's Swedish Bakery in Exeter 03:15

Watch pastries being made at Svenhard's Swedish Bakery in Exeter

Central Section softball championships: Senior core carries Hanford to title 01:38

Central Section softball championships: Senior core carries Hanford to title

Mariah Mazon powers Mission Oak to repeat Division IV softball title 01:11

Mariah Mazon powers Mission Oak to repeat Division IV softball title

Buchanan's Grant Gambrell a National Player of the Year candidate 02:51

Buchanan's Grant Gambrell a National Player of the Year candidate

Central Section softball championships: Madera wins consecutive D2 titles 01:44

Central Section softball championships: Madera wins consecutive D2 titles

Prep softball: Firebaugh runs to first Central Section title in Division V 00:57

Prep softball: Firebaugh runs to first Central Section title in Division V

Donald Trump in Fresno on solar 01:04

Donald Trump in Fresno on solar

Fresno woman offers hope for interfaith understanding in watercolor 02:00

Fresno woman offers hope for interfaith understanding in watercolor

Share Video

About George Hostetter

@george
hostetter

George Hostetter, a Fresno Bee reporter since 1987, knows Fresno and the trappings of its government from the top of his hat to the tip of his shoes, which he wore out with round trips between the office and City Hall. George retired from The Bee in October 2015. Twitter: @georgehostetter.

Editor's Choice Videos