HISTORIC & DESIGN REVIEW The City of Arcata Historic and Design Review Commission meets today, Jan. 14 at 4 p.m. in the Council Chamber, 736 F St. in Arcata. The commission will discuss design review exceptions and review the draft of its annual report.
McK ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS The McKinleyville Union School District Board of Trustees meets today, Jan. 14 at 5:45 p.m. at the district office at 2275 Central Ave. in McKinleyville. The meeting begins with a closed session during which the board will discuss labor negotiations. The trustees reconvene in open session at 6:30 p.m. at the Azalea Conference Center, located at the rear of McKinleyville Middle School at 2285 Central Ave. The board will review an audit and discuss the district’s transportation needs, including the possibility of hiring a full-time bus driver.
TRINIDAD COUNCIL The Trinidad City Council meets today, Jan. 14 at 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 409 Trinity St., Trinidad. The council has a light agenda. It will select one of its own to serve as mayor for the year and will hear a presentation from Ben Morehead of the Trinidad Coastal Land Trust.
PARKS & REC The City of Arcata Parks & Recreation Committee meets today, Jan. 14 at 6 p.m. at the Arcata Community Center Arts & Crafts Room at 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy. in Arcata. The committee will hear a presentation from Environmental Services Director Mark Andre on the process for updating the Forest Management Plan and its Recreation Element.
HISTORIC LANDMARKS The City of Arcata Historic Landmarks Committee meets Thursday, Jan. 15 at 4 p.m. in the Council Chamber, 736 F St. in Arcata. The committee will discuss its agenda for a Feb. 26 study session it is planning with the Arcata City Council.
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The City of Arcata Economic Development Committee holds a special meeting Thursday, Jan. 15 at 5 p.m. in the Community Development Conference Room in City Hall at 736 F St. in Arcata. The committee will discuss bulk overnight shipping and how it affects Wing and other local companies. The committee will also discuss where to locate legal marijuana grows and the creation of clusters for marijuana-related businesses. The commission will also consider a joint study session with the Planning Commission to come up with marijuana regulations that match community needs.
McK REC COMMITTEE The McKinleyville Recreation Advisory Committee meets Thursday, Jan. 15 at 6 p.m. at the McKinleyville Community Services District Conference Room at 1656 Sutter Rd. The committee is scheduled to give recognition to the MCSD’s Parks & Recreation Department employees. The committee will also discuss its role in the community and will get updates on a variety of park projects.