Economic Development Committee
The Economic Development Committee, was established in 1994 by the adoption of Arcata City Ordinance No. 1232 and amended in 1999 by Ordinance 1292. The Committee's primary function is to serve in an advisory capacity to the Council in matters pertaining to economic development; make recommendations to the Successor Agency (to the Redevelopment Board) with respect to redevelopment plans, projects and proposals; and review economic trends with powers and duties as outlined in Arcata Municipal Code Sections 2246 to 2250.
Meetings & Agendas
Meetings are held the second Monday of each month, or at the call of the Chair, at 5:00 p.m. in the Community Dedevelopment Annex Conference Room, 525 9th Street (behind the Intermodal Transit Facility). See the meeting agendas and archives.
The Committee consists of seven members who have interest, knowledge or experience in banking, real estate, the arts, agriculture, small business, tourism, industry, commerce, building or housing.