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Head of harbor district resigns

Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District Executive Director Jack Crider is resigning in October to take another job in New Mexico. “Jack has been exceptional in completing tasks set forth by the Harbor Commission’s vision. His forward-thinking approach to problem solving has been evident throughout the Commission’s purchase and cleanup of the former Evergreen

Local commercial fishermen support city RV park project

Press release from Humboldt Fishermen’s Marketing Association: At Tuesday night’s Eureka City Council Meeting, Humboldt Fishermen’s Marketing Association board members testified in unanimous support for the city staff’s proposal to establish a privately operated RV park and “mixed-use” visitor facility on city property next to the Samoa Bridge. Not only does the HFMA support this project,

Doss to kick off Harbor District campaign Monday

Election Notes: Larry O. Doss, a candidate for the open District One seat on the Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation & Conservation District board will kick off his campaign with a  rally at the base of C Street, Eureka (where the Madaket docks) at 12:15 p.m., Monday, August 24.   Among those attending will be Dennis Hunter,

Ships bypass Humboldt Bay due to shoaling

Jack Durham Mad River Union HUMBOLDT BAY – With shoaling at the entrance to Humboldt Bay hampering shipping, local officials are meeting this week with representatives of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to discuss dredging. Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District Executive Director Jack Crider and First District Supervisor Rex Bohn plan to meet

Harbor leaders want to attract cruise ships

Benjamin Fordham Mad River Union WOODLEY ISLAND – The Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District Board of Commissioners met Sept. 11 to discuss several issues that could have long-term implications for the bay and the surrounding area. The meeting began with a closed session performance review of District CEO Jack Crider, whom the Commission

Special Harbor District Meeting

From HBHRCD: The Board of Commissioners of the Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District announces a Special Meeting to be held on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. in the Woodley Island Marina Meeting Room, Eureka, CA. The purpose of the Special Meeting is for the Board in both Closed Session and Open

Harbor District gets pulp mill site

The county’s Harbor District is acquiring the former pulp mill property on Humboldt Bay at no cost but is also taking on the considerable responsibility of removing its hazardous materials. There are four million gallons of caustic chemicals from pulp mill processes stored at the 72-acre mill site. Removing them along with a variety of

Supervisors pick harbor commissioner for North Coast Railroad Authority

Torn between two viable candidates, a majority of the Board of Supervisors has voted to appoint Harbor District Commissioner Richard Marks to the North Coast Railroad Authority’s Board of Directors. Although the second candidate, Arcata resident Dan Hauser, has extensive experience as a former state Assembly member and served as the railroad authority’s executive director