The home stretch in the Fresno mayor’s race between Henry R. Perea, left, and Lee Brand starts Monday, when mail ballots are sent to voters. The candidates – and independent groups supporting one or the other – will also step up their campaigns in a final push to win over voters.
The home stretch in the Fresno mayor’s race between Henry R. Perea, left, and Lee Brand starts Monday, when mail ballots are sent to voters. The candidates – and independent groups supporting one or the other – will also step up their campaigns in a final push to win over voters. SILVIA FLORES Fresno Bee file
The home stretch in the Fresno mayor’s race between Henry R. Perea, left, and Lee Brand starts Monday, when mail ballots are sent to voters. The candidates – and independent groups supporting one or the other – will also step up their campaigns in a final push to win over voters. SILVIA FLORES Fresno Bee file

Brand, Perea hit high gear in nip-and-tuck Fresno mayor’s race

October 08, 2016 2:30 PM