Arcata in the News

Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Road resurfacing work postponed due to weather

The polymer modified slurry seal road resurfacing on 10th, 11th and I Streets and Hilfiker Drive scheduled to take place from October 14 through 16 has been postponed due to forecasted rain. Thank you for your patience as we work to repair and maintain our valuable city roadways. For more information, visit the Construction Projects page.

Road resurfacing work postponed due to weather
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Listen to the Arcata City Council candidate forum online

The Mad River Union, Arcata High School Pepperbox, KHSU 90.5 FM, Arcata Chamber of Commerce and City of Arcata hosted a 2014 Arcata City Council Candidate Forum on Thursday, September 18 at the D Street Neighborhood Center. If you missed the forum, moderated by Mad River Union Editor-at-Large Kevin L. Hoover, listen to it online by clicking here.

More on the Arcata City Council candidate forum
Listen to the Arcata City Council candidate forum online
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Nominate an Arcata business for the 2015 Business of the Year Award

Nominate an Arcata business for the City's 2015 Business of the Year Award. Each year, the City Council honors a business that exemplifies innovation, resourcefulness, business collaboration and business practices that protect the environment and support our community. Nomination forms are available here, or at the Community Development Department at Arcata City Hall. Deadline for nominations is Wednesday, November 5, 2014.

More about the Arcata Business of the Year Award
Nominate an Arcata business for the 2015 Business of the Year Award
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Ourcata: Transit Assistant and Bus Driver LeAnn Schuetzle at work

Watch a video of LeAnn Schuetzle, Transit Assistant and Bus Driver for the City's Arcata and Mad River Transit System. Whether she's behind the wheel or the counter, you'll find LeAnn helping locals and visitors get where they need to go. "Taking the bus saves so much fuel," she says. "When I have 80 people on the bus, that's 80 less cars on the road."

Our People...Our Community...Ourcata
Ourcata: Transit Assistant and Bus Driver LeAnn Schuetzle at work
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Take a Sculpture Scavenger self-guided tour of Arcata's public art

See some of the most prominent sculptures from Arcata's "Art Around Arcata" Public Art Program by taking a self-guided Sculpture Scavenger Tour. The tour showcases over a dozen works by local artists and takes the viewer on an hour-long stroll at a comfortable pace through from the Downtown area to the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary. Tour maps are available at local businesses and by clicking here.

Take a self-guided tour of Arcata's public art