Tag Archives: Green Diamond

Revolt against General Plan rezones

Revolt against General Plan rezones

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County’s recently-updated General Plan is more controversial than ever and has hit a wall of opposition as the Board of Supervisors considers its implementation.  At a December 11 hearing, supervisors took up the rezoning of hundreds of thousands of parcels in accordance with the General Plan’s land

McKinleyville shapeshifts toward 2023 with new Strategic Plan

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – A five-million-gallon water tank, upgraded sewer lines, salmon-rearing ponds, a community forest, solar arrays and a BMX track are among the projects included in McKinleyville’s updated Strategic Plan. The document, approved by the McKinleyville Community Services District Board of Directors on Jan. 3, charts a course of action

Timber Harvest Plan process needs major rehab

Paul Mann Mad River Union ARCATA – North Coast industrialists and environmentalists are in accord that old state regulations for controlling timber harvests need a 21st century upgrade. Of California’s maze-like Timber Harvest Plan process, Green Diamond’s Gary Rynearson says the system may not be completely broken, but it certainly needs revamping. Rynearson said a

Little River property makes Hammond Trail extension possible

Jack Durham Mad River Union LITTLE RIVER – An important step in expanding the Hammond Trail north across the Little River was celebrated today, July 9, as a chunk of land needed for the project was transferred from Green Diamond Resource Company to the Trinidad Coastal Land Trust. The event was marked with a ribbon