Richgrove Gets $2.8 Million for Park
May 29, 2015
Richgrove Gets $2.8 Million for Park

The Richgrove Community Service District received $2,810,000 to create a new Richgrove Community Park in Tulare County. The funds were acquired through Prop 84 Park Grant from the California State Department of Parks and Recreation. 

Cardon Dioxide Plant Comes to Tulare County
May 21, 2015
Cardon Dioxide Plant Comes to Tulare County

Air Liquide Industrial U.S. LP (“Air Liquide”) has commissioned a new state-of-the-art carbon dioxide liquefaction plant in Tulare County, California. The new 450 ton-per-day facility is one of three carbon dioxide liquefaction facilities owned and operated by Air Liquide in California. The facility captures carbon dioxide emissions from the ethanol plant owned by Calgren Renewable Fuels in Pixley.

Dollar General's Strathmore store welcomed
April 11, 2015
Dollar General's Strathmore store welcomed

A delivery truck sat in the parking lot Friday afternoon. A few customers wandered toward the door, peering in the windows. And inside, workers put the finishing touches on the new Dollar General Store in Strathmore.

Harrison Ford Plane Crash Leads to Startling WWII Revelation for the Central Valley
March 19, 2015
Harrison Ford Plane Crash Leads to Startling WWII Revelation for the Central Valley

Earlier this month, it was reported that actor Harrison Ford crash-landed his World War II era plane in Santa Monica, CA. However, as pictures of the crash were released, a larger mystery arose—especially for those of us here in the Central Valley. 

RMA and YOU: Improving Our Community!
March 19, 2015
RMA and YOU: Improving Our Community!

Since 2014, Tulare County has developed multiple Active Transportation and Safe Routes to Schools projects, 2 of which were granted $400,000 to improve transportation in specified communities of Tulare County. The remaining projects are in the process of receiving new data and updates which can be made best with the collaborative assistance of our local stakeholders. The Resource Management Agency (RMA) of Tulare County has conducted many community meetings for improvement programs, wherein RMA staff provides updates and asks for community input. 

RMA Coming to a Community Near You
March 17, 2015
RMA Coming to a Community Near You

Since the approval of the development of the Complete Streets Policy and Community Plan kickoff the Resource Management Agency has held numerous community meetings and presented at various town council meetings. At these meetings RMA staff gives updates on the community plan and asks for input for Complete Street policies.

In Tulare County, A Group Turns Manure Into Clean Energy
February 10, 2015
In Tulare County, A Group Turns Manure Into Clean Energy

With the kickoff of the largest agriculture expo this week in Tulare County, innovation in technology is the buzz all across the region. FM89’s Ezra David Romero reports from Pixley where a new project is helping one local dairy turn their waste into biofuel.

A Little Hollywood Action Comes to Visalia
January 7, 2015
A Little Hollywood Action Comes to Visalia

With a chance at making it onto the big screen, Lexie Guzman and her friend Marylyn Martinez got up early to do their hair, perfect their makeup and find just the right outfit. The duo stood in line shivering from the cold as the sun began to peek over the Sierra Nevada on Tuesday morning.
It was all worth it, though.

County on Display at State Capitol
December 29, 2014
County on Display at State Capitol

Those planning to pay the State Capitol a little visit might also want to stop near the governor's chambers, where a brand new exhibit showcasing what Tulare County has to offer is fresh on display. 

Request for Proposal- Landscape Architecutal Services for Earlimart Park
November 17, 2014
Request for Proposal- Landscape Architecutal Services for Earlimart Park

The Tulare County Resource Management Agency (RMA) Grants and Development Division is requesting written proposal from Professional Licensed Landscape Architects to complete the final design, plans, specifications, bid documents and cost estimates as park of the development and construction of the Earlimart Neighborhood Park.