The History of Fresno’s Revitalization: A Discussion with Ashley Swearengin

Former Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin joins the Two Guys to reminisce with Craig about the history of Fresno’s revitalization process and what it looks like going forward.

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Show Notes (in order of appearance)

Dave Pomaville’s Two Guys Talkin’ Fresno Podcast

Ashley Swearengin’s Wikipedia

Ashley Swearengin-Central Valley Community Foundation

CA High Speed Rail

Lenny Mendonca’s Two Guys Talkin’ Fresno Podcast

Lenny Mendonca Twitter

Kurt Madden


Fresno Famous

Jarah Euston

Dr. Timothy Stearns

Suzanne Bertz Rosa

Fresno State OCED

Dr. Michael Porter Industry Clusters

Fresno Design Alliance

Fresno Downtown Academy

Urban Entrepreneurship

Fresno Creative Economy Council

Brookings Report more concentrated poverty since the recession

Southern Baptist

People’s Church

Benetton Sweaters

Ashley Part 2

Patrick Weimiller

DRIVE Initiative

What’s On Our Mind?

Craig’s Regenerative Agricultural Op-ED in the Fresno Bee

The Future of the Planet is the East: Individulaism AND Community

What is Germany’s Export Percentage?

What is Church?

NonPartisan Evangelical (NPE)

Tavern Theology