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Something amazing is happening in Bakersfield, CA. The once small-town has doubled in its' population over the past twenty years. Now the 9th largest city in California, the growing community is experiencing a cultural shift as it welcomes a more diverse population while still valuing its' rich history, honoring the traditions, institutions and values that have made us who we are. Join our hosts Andrae Gonzales, Rachel Magnus, Jesus Gonzalez & Carla Barrientos as they explore the dynamic people, places and culture of our community.

Sep 3, 2020

This week we speak with Bakersfield's new City Manager, Christian Clegg! Clegg shares his passion for community-oriented leadership and his commitment to reinventing local government. He chats with us about his experience engaging external partners to build legislative advocacy programs, managing regional collective impact strategies, implementing priority special projects for the City of Stockton, and his vision for Bakersfield.