Central Bakersfield

Communities Cul-de-sacs started on Bakersfield traffic corridor Cul-de-sacs started on Bakersfield traffic corridor(Video)
After years of waiting, some downtown Bakersfield neighbors are getting barriers between their side streets and the busy traffic corridor on 24th Street. Some residents are thrilled, while others wonder what will happen next.
Communities Questions raised about BPD study contract Questions raised about BPD study contract(Video)
The Bakersfield Police Department will get an expert review aimed at improving service, but one city councilman has questions about the contract for the study and what it will achieve.
Communities Bakersfield OKs nearly $100K for police study Bakersfield OKs nearly $100K for police study(Video)
By a vote of 6-1, the Bakersfield City Council voted to allocate nearly $100,000 of public funds to pay for a police study. The study will be done by the International Association of Police Chiefs and calls for a comprehensive review of Bakersfield Police Department operations.