City of Arcata Housing Survey

The City of Arcata’s intent is to provide adequate housing opportunities while maintaining a high standard of living for all residents in the community. The purpose of this survey is to understand what housing types will accommodate current and future residents’ needs. 

Arcata residents, those who would like to live in Arcata, and those who are considering living in Arcata are asked to share their experiences regarding housing and economic development opportunities by taking this short survey. 

The Housing Survey is available online through September 30, 2019 in English and Spanish.

Arcata Housing Workshop

Monday, September 23, 2019
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Arcata Community Center

321 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway

The City of Arcata is hosting a fun and interactive workshop to gather community input about housing. Public input is crucial for the City to be able to create effective and inclusive plans for Arcata’s future development. Individuals who live, work, study, play or build in Arcata are asked to attend this workshop and offer insight on Arcata’s housing needs. Following a brief presentation, participants will have the opportunity to discuss potential housing design ideas that could meet Arcata’s needs and share feedback with City staff. 

Refreshments and a kids play area will be provided.

Housing Planning Timeline

Based on the proposed timeline, the Housing Element is expected to be presented at the City Council public hearing on December 18, 2019.

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