Tag Archives: New Year’s Eve

A mostly Happy New Year in Arcata so far, well, except for this guy

A mostly Happy New Year in Arcata so far, well, except for this guy

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – All was calm, all was relatively bright under a 59 percent waning gibbous moon New year’s Eve 2015/2016. That is, until a man unlikely to be described with either of those first two terms chugged furtively down the alley connecting H Street to I Street. His uncertain

Travis Turner: Let's Start Now To Change The Halloween/New Year's Eve Dynamic

We need the community to want something different. We need businesses and the people living around the Plaza to want something more favorable. It will still be loud, but it will be managed. It will still be messy but it will be cleaned up without the support of your tax dollars. It will be a ton of work, but work that absolutely can be accomplished. It will be expensive that is why we will not attempt it unless we have your support.

Plaza Scoping Report Released – February 1, 2012

Humboldt Mediatrion Services has released its compilation of ideas aired at last week’s Plaza scoping session on how to abate excessive behavior on Halloween and New Year’s Eve. These include initial thoughts of attendees – responses to “What would you like to see accomplished by this meeting?”, reports from the five subcommittees and a synopsis of ideas expressed at the Jan. 24 meeting.