Some upcoming meetings:
ARCATA CITY COUNCIL The Arcata City Council meets today, Jan. 6 at 6 p.m. at Arcata City Hall, 736 F St. Agenda items include the annual report of the Economic Development Committee, numerous Consent Calendar items including a letter to the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors asking that Timber Production Zones not be included in the County Commercial Medical Cannabis Ordinance, and a presentation by Jackie Dandeneau regarding the Creamery District.
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE The Arcata Economic Development Committee meets Thursday, Jan. 7 at 5 p.m. at Arcata City Hall, 736 F St. Agenda items include recommendations about the Arcata Ball Park and its potential for economic revitalization; the planned Happy Valley Industrial Park, and a report on the annual report to the Arcata City Council. Future agenda items include loss of industrial land, reports from Arcata Main Street, the Humboldt County Film Commission and the California Welcome Center; Arcata’s economic diversity; possible landlord fees and more.
COUNTY PLANNING The Humboldt County Planning Commission meets Thursday, Jan. 7 at 6 p.m. to consider a conditional use permit for signage at the new Shafer’s Ace Hardware on Harris Street in Eureka and to review changes made to the General Plan Update. The commission meets in the Board of Supervisors Chambers at 825 Fifth St., Eureka. Shafer’s, at 2520 Harris St. in Eureka, wants to install signage in excess of what is allowed without a conditional use permit. The General Plan Update changes were made by the Board of Supervisors and referred back to the commission.