Contact Community Development

City of Arcata Community Development Business Office
Divisions of Building, Planning, Housing & Economic Development

Business Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

736 F Street
Arcata, CA 95521
Phone: (707) 822-5955
Fax: (707) 825-2029
Email us

Larry Oetker
Community Development Director

(707) 822-5955

David Loya
Deputy Director

(707) 825-2045

Susan Diehl McCarthy
Administrative Assistant

(707) 822-5955

Building

Dean Renfer
Building Official

(707) 825-2137

Chad Pasquini
Building Inspector

(707) 825-2144

Planning

Saskia Burnett
Planner

(707) 825-2110

Alyson Hunter
Senior Planner

(707) 825-2040

Joe Mateer
Senior Planner

(707) 825-2139

Elizabeth Schatz
Senior Planner

(707) 825-2013

Housing & Economic Development

Jennifer Miller
Community Development Specialist

(707) 825-2112

Denise Longueira-Monday
Community Development Specialist

(707) 825-2107

Wendell Laagland
Foodworks Operator

(707) 599-7986