A portion of the former state agriculture center on Peach Avenue near Butler in southeast Fresno. The 49-acre site is at the center of a city parks debate that involves City Hall, community leaders and the federal government.
A portion of the former state agriculture center on Peach Avenue near Butler in southeast Fresno. The 49-acre site is at the center of a city parks debate that involves City Hall, community leaders and the federal government. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
A portion of the former state agriculture center on Peach Avenue near Butler in southeast Fresno. The 49-acre site is at the center of a city parks debate that involves City Hall, community leaders and the federal government. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
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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.