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Clovis City Manager Rob Woolley has announced the appointments of Jay Schengel as the new Finance Director and Shonna Halterman as the new General Services Director to become effective January 1, 2017. The new Directors are filling vacancies left by the retirements of the former Directors Jamie Hughson and Robert Ford in December 2016.
In October, the Clovis City Council called the city’s general municipal election to be held on March 7, 2017, to fill two (2) council seats for a full term of four (4) years. Additionally, Council called a Special Election that will be held in the City of Clovis on March 7, 2017 to fill one (1) Council Member seat for a short term of two (2) years to fill the vacancy created by Council Member Armstrong’s retirement on October 17, 2016.
Shortly after 7PM tonight, Clovis Police received a 911 call from the 2200 block of Serena Avenue. Upon the officers arrival, it was determined that a robbery that occurred in the garage and driveway of a residence. One of the four people home at the time was injured during the incident and they are being treated at the hospital. During the robbery, the injured person had personal items stolen from them.
Effective November 1, 2016, the outdoor watering schedule for the City of Clovis will change.
Clovis Finance Director Jamie Hughson and General Services Director Robert Ford are announcing their plans to retire effective December 31, 2016.
The Clovis Police Department has arrested the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a bicyclist on April 20, 2016 at Shaw Ave./Leonard Ave. 27 year-old Rondrick Stubbs was arrested and booked into Fresno County Jail this afternoon on one misdemeanor count of vehicular manslaughter after the Fresno County District Attorney’s Office issued the warrant.
Clovis Police arrested Bernardo Madueno, 34 years of age, yesterday on one count of attempted homicide. Clovis Police responded in May of 2015 to the area of Villa Ave and Sierra Ave for several calls of shots being fired. They found a female victim with multiple gunshot wounds lying in the street. The investigation showed that the victim’s boyfriend of 16 years shot her and fled the scene. Madueno then fled the country and investigators have been working with the United States Marshal Service to find and return him for trial. Madueno was found in Mexico and with the help of the United States Marshal Service was brought back to the United States and arrested without incident.
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