The Arcata City Hall parking lot is the place for Arcata businesses to pick up free masks and sanitizer on Wednesday, July 29 between 10 AM and 4 PM. Businesses with more than 10 employees can pre-order the PPE and it will be packaged and ready for pick up on the day. You may pre-order at this link before 5 PM on Monday, July 27.
More than 394,000 masks and 3,000 gallons of sanitizer are being distributed county-wide. If you own a business outside Arcata, you can find a distribution site for your location here.
Personal protective equipment has been provided by the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services in collaboration with the Office of the Small Business Advocate, Arcata Economic Development Corporation, and the COVID Economic Resiliency Coalition.