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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Arcata City Hall COVID-19 Procedures & Contact Information

Arcata City Hall

In collaboration with state and federal recommendations that support efforts to prevent or slow the spread of COVID-19, Arcata City Hall is currently open to the public for limited hours between 11 AM and 5 PM, Monday through Friday, until further notice....

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City News
Posted on: July 8, 2020

City of Arcata 2020 General Election Information

2020 Vote

The City of Arcata will hold a general municipal election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Three seats on the Arcata City Council will be up for election, and two measures will be included on the ballot. 

The City Council adopts laws and sets policie...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Apply for an Open Seat on the Public Safety Committee

Arcata Plaza Photo by Britton Latham

The City of Arcata is currently seeking applicants for one open vacancy on the Public Safety Committee. 

The Public Safety Committee provides a platform for the community to come together to better understand public safety concerns and recommend a...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

COVID-19 News & Updates

COVID-19

UPDATED: Thursday, August 6 at 5:25 PM

The City of Arcata is monitoring COVID-19 and is working with, and following all recommended guidelines from, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the California Department of Public Health and the Humboldt County D...

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City News
Posted on: February 20, 2020

National Police Foundation Report & Updates

David Josiah Lawson photo from JusticeforJosiahLawson.com

The National Police Foundation (NPF) has completed its independent review of the Arcata Police Department’s (APD) response to the homicide of David Josiah Lawson and released its final report. 

“The NPF review and analysis took...

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City News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

COVID-19 Resources for Residents & Business Owners

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COVID-19 Resources

Arcata City Hall COVID-19 Procedures & Contact information can be found here. Please contact us if you need further assistance with finding additional COVID-19 resources.

COVID-19 Tenant Protection Programs

The City of Arcata and the S...

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City News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

City of Arcata & State of California COVID-19 Tenant Protection Programs

COVID-19 Tenant Protection Programs

City of Arcata & State of California COVID-19 Tenant Protection Programs

The City of Arcata, the State of California and Humboldt County have temporary measures in place to support tenants who have lost income due to COVID-19. These programs are availa...

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City News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

COVID-19 Outdoor Dining & Retail Guidance for Arcata Businesses

Arcata Plaza No Statue

The City of Arcata has released outdoor dining and retail guidance for local businesses located in the Arcata Plaza, Downtown and Northtown neighborhoods.

On Wednesday, June 3, the Arcata City Council unanimously voted to allow restaurants and businesses t...

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City News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

COVID-19 Business Resiliency Emergency Loan Program

COVID-19 Business Resiliency Emergency Loan Program

The City of Arcata is committed to providing technical and financial support to local businesses in response to the impact of COVID-19.

Information about the City’s new COVID-19 Business Resiliency Emergency Loan Program as well as the City&r...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Nesting Season is Here! Please Avoid Trimming or Removing Vegetation

Bird

The City of Arcata would like to remind the community that early bird nesting season begins on Saturday, February 1.

Humboldt Bay and its surrounding areas are home to a wide variety of bird species, so it is especially important that all community members...

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