Staff Liaison: Netra Khatri, Assistant City Engineer
The Transportation Safety Committee was established by the adoption of Ordinance Number 1292. The Committee's primary function is to review all transportation matters and make recommendations to Council, Commissions and staff. The Transportation Safety Committee’s powers and duties are outlined in Arcata Municipal Code Sections 2242 to 2245.
The Transportation Safety Committee consists of 7 members who shall reflect, as much as possible, interest in all transportation modes, including pedestrian, bicyclist, mass transit and skateboarding in the City of Arcata. Of the 7 members, 5 must live within Arcata City Limits (PDF) and 2 may live or work in the Arcata Planning Area. See current vacancies and residency qualifications.
Powers & Duties
The powers and duties of the Transportation Safety Committee are as specified in the Arcata Municipal Code, Sections 2242 to 2245. These powers and duties are to review all transportation safety matters and make recommendations to the Council, Commissions or City staff as appropriate.