Posted on: June 16, 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017!

Some proud 2017 graduates of Sunny Brae Middle School, Arcata, California

There were a lot of City of Arcata family members graduating today in and around Arcata. We are so proud of every one of you and all of your classmates!

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

What Should Humboldt Tourism Look Like?

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LOCAL PROFESSOR LAUNCHES TOURISM SURVEY

Humboldt State University Assistant Professor Ara Pachmayer wants to know how you feel about local tourism. Pachmayer, an Assistant Professor in HSU’s Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration, created ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Community Reward Program Established for Lawson Homicide Case

David Josiah Lawson photo from JusticeforJosiahLawson.com

COMMUNITY REWARD PROGRAM ESTABLISHED FOR INFORMATION ON LAWSON HOMICIDE

At its meeting on Wednesday evening, the Arcata City Council approved a community reward program for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

EPA Awards City $300,000 Environmental Assessment Grant

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ARCATA AWARDED $300,000 U.S. EPA GRANT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

The United States Environmental Protection Agency’s Brownfield Program awarded a $300,000 grant to the City of Arcata. The funds will be used to perform environmental assessments and remed...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Council Passes Resolution Safeguarding Civil Rights, Safety and Dignity of All Residents

April 5, 2017 Council Meeting Participants

At their April 5 meeting, the City Council passed Resolution No. 167-45 Safeguarding the Civil Rights, Safety and Dignity of All Arcata Residents Regardless of Their Immigration Status, setting as policy what have been long standing City practices. Read t...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Let's Do Our Part to Reduce Global Warming

Old Growth Western Cedar in the Jacoby Creek Forest

Purchase local forest carbon offsets from the Arcata Community Forest to offset greenhouse gasses. Every metric tonne purchased offsets carbon dioxide gases equivalent to a round-trip flight between SFO and JFK airports. Offsets are for sale for $11/metri...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Una Resolución Salvaguardando los Derechos Civiles de Todos Los Residentes de Arcata

April 5, 2017 Council Meeting Participants

RESOLUCIÓN NO. 167-45 UNA RESOLUCIÓN DEL CONSEJO MUNICIPAL DE LA CIUDAD DE ARCATA SALVAGUARDANDO LOS DERECHOS CIVILES, LA SEGURIDAD Y DIGNIDAD DE TODOS LOS RESIDENTES DE ARCATA SIN CONSIDERAR SU ESTATUS MIGRATORIA 

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Posted on: May 29, 2017

City Offers Low-Interest Loans for Sewer Lateral Rehabilitation

City of Arcata Sewer Lateral Rehabilitation Loan Program

The City of Arcata offers low-interest sewer lateral rehabilitation loans to qualified applicants. Sewer lateral inspections and necessary repairs are required when 25+ year old buildings are being sold or majorly remodeled in Arcata.

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