Tag Archives: Housing Element

Questions plague McKinleyville incorporation

Questions plague McKinleyville incorporation

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – In many ways, the unincorporated community of McKinleyville is like a city, It has nearly 17,000 residents, thousands of homes and a bustling downtown business district. The town’s main thoroughfare, Central Avenue, is the busiest roadway in unincorporated Humboldt County. It has an airport and a business park.

Housing Plan OK’d, Developer-Friendly Edits Dumped

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The Board of Supervisors has finished its work on the county’s Housing Element, undoing risky changes made by the Planning Commission. The commission’s majority of developers and founders of the Humboldt Coalition for Property Rights (HumCPR) favored changing the focus of the five-year housing plan. Dispersing housing throughout

Plan Update Further Delayed As Critics Lash Out At Commission’s Agenda

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The county’s General Plan Update (GPU) schedule has been reworked again, this time to allow staff to adjust to the Planning Commission’s changes to the Housing Element. A new GPU schedule approved by the Board of Supervisors at its April 1 meeting cancelled an April 7 supervisors’ hearing