Mayor Alan Autry - AKA Bubba Skinner
Fresno's Plans for Budget Surplus - 10/03/08 - Fresno News - abc30.com:
Fresno, CA, USA (KFSN) -- Just as Washington lawmakers approved the financial bailout, the city of Fresno announced it has plenty of extra cash.
Mayor Alan Autry announced that the city of Fresno has more than four and a half million dollars in surplus. Of that amount just over a million and a half dollars will go towards a public safety hiring program.
Just over a million more will be used on infrastructure improvements. And more than 600-thousand will be added to an already established rainy day fund."