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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Struggling to Pay the Rent in Arcata? Apply Now for Rental Assistance

Plaza Point Senior Housing in Arcata

GET ON A WAITING LIST NOW FOR ARCATA’S RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The City of Arcata is accepting applications for its planned Tenant-Based Rental Assistance program. The program is anticipated to help about 30 Arcata people or families who are struggling t...

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Information About the Rental Assistance Program
Posted on: May 14, 2017

Community Stakeholder Meeting - Non-Medical Cannabis Policy

Pub Meet

The City of Arcata asks for community participation in developing the policies it will create affecting non-medical cannabis commerce.  Your participation and opinions will be shared with the City Council in June. Be involved in the public proces...

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Posted on: May 10, 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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Watch the Discussion, Read the Staff Report Here
Posted on: May 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 

Resolución No. 167-45 pasada y adopt...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

City Offices Closed in Observance of Memorial Day

Memorial Day American flags fly in front of gravestones at military cemetery

City of Arcata offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017, in observance of Memorial Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, May 30, at 9 a.m.Emergency services will continue to be available through the Arcata Police Department.For Emergencies Call 9-1-1...

Emergency Services Will Be Available


Posted on: May 4, 2017

Historic Preservation Month in Arcata

Creamery Building for Web

Here are ways you can be involved in the rich history of Arcata's architecture and historic preservation.

  • Take a walk along Rails with Trails, and check out the signs describing the history of railroads.
  • Head to the Farmer's Market on May 6th ...
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Historic Preservation Month

Posted on: May 22, 2017

Do Spring Trail Cleaning in the Community Forest on Saturday, May 27

3 women pose with shovels and wheelbarrows behind a pile of sawdust in a forest

The City of Arcata’s Environmental Services Department and the Humboldt Trails Council’s Volunteer Trail Stewards invite you to help maintain trails in the Arcata Community Forest on Saturday, May 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Volunteers will meet at the main ...

Read About Saturday's Work Day

Volunteer Work Day Webpage