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Arcata’s Brutal Budget Choices

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA CITY HALL – The Arcata City Council’s fiscal year 2014/2015 budget was formulated following its recent goal-setting sessions, which offered a range of insights into what’s on the move at the City of Arcata, as department heads came before the council to extol their projects and plead for funding. To help wrangle grant

HSU, Arcata Acting To Counter Climate-Crushing Carbon

Carbonated Discussion On TNT This Week Carbon. We love it in our fizzy drinks and for freezing Han Solo, and as carbon-based units we appreciate this element’s key role in our existence. Carbon is deeply intertwined with our economy and insidiously, is also mucking up the atmosphere and causing global warming. While politicians hem and

Key Arcata Figure Roger Storey Dies

New initiatives forwarded by the council and executed with Storey’s “able and stable guidance,” as Chesbro put it, included creation of the Arcata Economic Development Corporation, Aldergrove Industrial Park and the Arcata & Mad River Transit System (A&MRTS).

Mendosa makes manager; how does Chief Chapman sound? – January 20, 2010

Mendosa has been a City of Arcata employee for the past 30 years. He began his career as a bus driver for the Arcata & Mad River Transit System in 1980. He became a sworn police officer in 1982, and police chief in 2002. He was named acting city manager over a year ago, taking over when Arcata’s then-City Manager Michael Hackett went on medical leave. Mendosa was appointed Interim City Manager in March, 2009.