Is the Old Lumberyard the site of Fort Visalia?

Area historians gathered with excitement on Tuesday as a team of Tehachapi-based archaeologists surveyed Visalia’s Old Lumberyard on Oak and Garden streets with Ground-Penetrating Radar equipment (GPR.) Self Help Enterprises is due to tear down the lumberyard in order to build The Lofts at Fort Visalia, an affordable housing complex. The Visalia City Council requested […]

Join the City of Visalia for redistricting mapping workshops

The City of Visalia needs your input! The city’s redistricting process is underway, and officials are inviting the public to join in at upcoming mapping workshops. The two mapping workshops will include information on the redistricting process from National Demographic Corporation. Officials will ask the public for their input on communities of interest, an overview […]