The City of Arcata currently has open seats on the Energy Committee and the Economic Development Committee.
Community members who are passionate about reducing fossil fuel consumption, developing sustainable energy supplies and striving to make a real difference in the community are encouraged to apply for a seat on the Energy Committee. This committee studies and recommends policies to promote energy efficiency and green energy conversion. Applicants must live or work within the Arcata Planning Area, and meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 5:30 PM.
Those with an interest in boosting new economic growth in Arcata are encouraged to apply for one of two open seats on the City’s Economic Development Committee. This committee advises City Council on economic development, manufacturing, retail, tourism, agriculture and business expansion and revitalization in the community. Applicants must live or work within the Arcata Planning Area, and this committee meets the first Thursday of each month at 5 PM.
Applications are available here, in the lobby of the City Manager’s Office, located at 736 F Street in Arcata, or by calling 707-825-2135.