Daniel Mintz Mad River Union BAYSIDE – A Board of Supervisors appeal hearing on a Bayside quarry’s reclamation plan included cross-allegations of hypocrisy and misrepresentation but was ultimately punted due to the lack of a liability waiver agreement. The reclamation plan for the two-acre Halvorsen Quarry in Bayside continues to elude definitive approval and was…
“How do you argue with a seismograph?” wondered City Manager Randy Mendosa.
Attendee Sue Moore wondered why CHP officers sit passively at the Bayside Post Office, located at the intersection of Jacoby Creek Road, while cars whiz by in excess of the posted 25 mph speed limit on Old Arcata Road. “They sit there every day,” she said. “They’re on the phone, texting and they do nothing.”
Lovelace related his tale of being passed on the right by a speeding car, then seeing Buddhist prayer flags in the back window as the car veered past in the bike lane.
Both transportation meetings will be held in the Bayside Grange kitchen, near the corner of Old Arcata Road and Jacoby Creek Road.
This walkability audit has spurred additional community walkability audits. The Department of Public Health pursued a grant for a more formalized, Old Arcata Road walkability audit, but was declined since the proposal was not tied to a change in policy.
Bring the family to Breakfast in Bayside on Sunday, July 18, between 8 a.m. and noon at the Bayside Grange, 2297 Jacoby Creek Road. The gourmet breakfast features sourdough multi-grain pancakes, chicken apple sausage, scrambled eggs, scrambled tofu, yogurt, fruit of the season, Sacred Grounds organic coffee, teas, milk, orange juice, hot chocolate and Mad River Farm jams and local sauces. This healthy breakfast fare combines with live music, and lively conversation for an entertaining morning.
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