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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Arcata City Hall COVID-19 Procedures & Contact Information

Arcata City Hall

UPDATED: Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Due to the increase of COVID-19 cases locally, resulting in Humboldt County being assigned to the California Department of Public Health’s widespread or “Purple” tier under the state&r...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

City Offices will be Closed on Monday, January 18 in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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City of Arcata offices will be closed on Monday, January 18 in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Arcata Police Department emergency services will remain fully operational during this time. If you need to reach the Arcata Police Department, the...

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

Nominate a Local Business for the 2021 Arcata Business of the Year Award

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The City of Arcata is accepting 2021 Business of the Year Award nominations.

The City established the annual Business of the Year Award program to recognize local businesses and nonprofits that exemplify the core values of innovation, resourcefulness, coll...

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City News
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Apply for a Seat on the Planning Commission

H Street 2012 by Rick Donaldson

The City of Arcata is seeking community members to apply for openings on the Planning Commission.

Planning Commissioners have a direct impact on Arcata’s future. The Planning Commission makes decisions on City development plans, projects, and lan...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Apply for an Open Seat on a City Committee

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UPDATED: Friday, December 11, 2020

The City of Arcata is currently seeking applicants for open vacancies on the Historic Landmarks, Transportation Safety and Transactions & Use Tax Oversight Committees.

Volunteer members of the Historic Landmarks Commit...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

City of Arcata Playgrounds Remain Closed

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City of Arcata Playgrounds Remain Closed to the Public

On Monday, September 28, the California Department of Public Health announced that outdoor public playgrounds are allowed to reopen under specific COVID-19 safety guidelines.

The Environmental Services ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

COVID-19 News & Updates

COVID-19 Information

UPDATED: Thursday, January 14 at 6:15 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...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

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

COVID-19 Tenant Protections

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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