Council Legislative Advocacy

The Arcata City Council actively engages in local, state and federal legislation to protect and enhance the interests of Arcata's residents and businesses.

Arcata City Council Legislative Advocacy Letters

  1. September 23, 2019 SB 344 Letter Supporting UUT Prepaid Mobile Telephony Collection, Sunset Date Extension (PDF)
  2. September 19, 2019 SB 451 Letter Supporting Tax Credits for Rehabilitation of Certified Historic Structures (PDF)
  3. September 12, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 5, Local-State Sustainable Investment Incentive Program--Governor (PDF)
  4. July 25, 2019 Letter Supporting AB 302, Parking for Homeless Students on CA Community College Campuses--Senate Appropriations Committee (PDF)
  5. July 24, 2019 Letter Supporting HR 763, Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act (PDF)
  6. July 11, 2019 Letter Opposing SB 266, Public Employees' Retirement System: Disallowed Compensation: Benefits Adjustments (PDF)
  7. July 3, 2019 Letter Supporting AB 302, Parking for Homeless Students on CA Community College Campuses--Senate Judiciary Committee (PDF)
  8. June 27, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 212, Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) for Local Elections (PDF)
  9. June 24, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 5, Local-State Sustainable Investment Incentive Program--Assembly Housing and Community Development (PDF)
  10. June 24, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 5, Local-State Sustainable Investment Incentive Program--Assembly Local Government (PDF)
  11. June 11, 2019 Letter Supporting AB 302, Parking for Homeless Students on CA Community College Campuses (PDF)
  12. June 6, 2019 Letter Opposing AB 516, Authority to Remove Vehicles--Senate Transportation (PDF)
  13. June 6, 2019 Letter Opposing AB 516, Authority to Remove Vehicles--Senate Public Safety (PDF)
  14. May 21, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 54, CA Circular Economy and Plastic Pollution Reduction Act (PDF)
  15. May 21, 2019 Letter Supporting AB 1080, CA Circular Economy and Plastic Pollution Reduction Act (PDF)
  16. April 22, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 742, Intercity Passenger Rail Services (PDF)
  17. March 14, 2019 Letter Supporting SB 5, Local-State Sustainable Investment Incentive Program (PDF)
  18. February 27, 2019 Letter Regarding SB 1383, CalRecycle Proposed Regulations (PDF)
  19. October 3, 2018 Resolution 189-16 Opposing Proposition 6 Repealing Road Repair Act (PDF)
  20. July 17, 2018 Sign-on Letter to the Public Utilities Commission - Three Prong Test Comments (PDF)
  21. July 13, 2018 Letter Opposing S. 3157 - STREAMLINE Act (PDF)
  22. July 2, 2018 Letter Supporting SB 100 Renewable Energy (PDF)
  23. June 19, 2018 Letter Opposing Immigration Enforcement Zero Tolerance Policy (PDF)
  24. May 31, 2018 Letter Supporting State Funding for Homelessness (PDF)
  25. May 31, 2018 Letter Supporting State Funding for Disaster Response (PDF)
  26. April 17, 2018 Letter Supporting State Funding for Disaster Response (PDF)
  27. April 4, 2018 Resolution 178-52 Supporting SB 3--Veterans Housing (PDF)
  28. March 21, 2018 Resolution 178-50 Supporting Prop 69--Transportation Funding (PDF)
  29. March 21, 2018 Resolution 178-49 Supporting Prop 68-SB 5--Park and Water Bond Funding (PDF)
  30. February 20, 2018 Opposition of EPA's Proposed Repeal of the Clean Power Plan (PDF)
  31. December 11, 2017 Letter Regarding the 2018 California State Rail Plan (PDF)
  32. July 11, 2017 Opposition to SB 649, Wireless Telecommunications Facilities (PDF)
  33. June 7, 2017 Open Letter to International Community and Paris Agreement Parties (PDF)
  34. April 10, 2017 Support for AB 968 and AB1654 Water Use and Water Management (PDF)
  35. April 7, 2017 Supporting Environmental Programs for Rural Communities (PDF)
  36. April 5, 2017 Support for SB 54 California Values Act (PDF)
  37. March 21, 2017 Reject President's Proposed NOAA/Sea Grant Cuts (PDF)
  38. March 6, 2017 HR 1034 Letter Supporting Zero Waste Development and Expansion Act (PDF)
  39. February 16, 2017 CPUC Supporting Fuel Switching Rule Change (PDF)
  40. February 6, 2017 AB1 SB1 Support Comprehensive Transportation Proposal (PDF)
  41. August 3, 2016 SB 1414 Opposition to Proposed Changes to Energy Bill (PDF)
  42. July 29, 2016 AB 2835 Opposition Letter, Orientations and Informational Programs (PDF)
  43. January 6, 2016 Letter to County Board of Supervisors, Medical Cannabis Land Use Ordinance (PDF)
  44. September 4, 2015 AB 1110 Opposition Letter Emissions Reporting, Unless Amended (PDF)
  45. August 19, 2015 Increase Transportation Funding (PDF)
  46. July 15, 2015 SB 32 Letter of Support for Climate Pollution Reduction (PDF)
  47. July 15, 2015 SB 350 Letter Supporting Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act (PDF)
  48. June 3, 2015 SB 788 Letter of Support for California Coastal Protection Act (PDF)
  49. May 20, 2015 AB 718 Opposition Letter, Regulation Removal Vehicles for Human Habitation (PDF)
  50. March 25, 2015 Building Energy Efficiency Standards, Electric Heat Pump Letter (PDF)
  51. March 18, 2015 Revoke Billboard Permits Letter to DOT (PDF)