Tag Archives: Old Arcata Road

Arcata Fire does vehicle extrication on Old Arcata Road

Arcata Fire does vehicle extrication on Old Arcata Road

Arcata Fire Protection District ARCATA, CA – On January 13, 2019 at 4:39 a.m., Arcata Fire District responded to a vehicle vs. pole crash at the intersection of Old Arcata Road and Stephens Lane.  The first arriving engine found a small sedan with significant damage and intrusion of the pole into the passenger compartment and

So-Called Thoughts: What was once decried is now demanded. Coming up, the ultimate speed hump

At recent public meetings, concerned citizens have alluded to the newly available crime visualizations (viewable at arcata.crimegraphics.com). Among the other informative things one can now observe online are heat maps of crime frequency in Arcata’s different neighborhoods. To no one’s surprise, the Plaza and other heavily-used public areas see a lot of police activity. It’s

Police arrest crash suspect fleeing scene in cab

  Mad River Union BAYSIDE – On Friday, Oct. 20 at 12:19 a.m., APD officers were dispatched to the 1600 block of Old Arcata Road on a report of a hit-and-run traffic collision into a fence. Officers checked the area and located the suspect vehicle on the 2400 block of Golf Course Road, but the

Old Arcata Road design workshops set for September

City of Arcata ARCATA – Bayside and Sunny Brae are vibrant communities, yet walking, bicycling or driving on Old Arcata Road can be a challenge, especially at busy times of day. The City of Arcata is hosting a series of workshops to hear community members’ concerns, ideas and preferences to improve Old Arcata Road, from

Driver takes out power pole on Old Arcata Road

CHP ARCATA –  On the morning of Thursday, Sept. 17, a driver received minor injuries after losing control of the vehicle and colliding into a PG&E power pole.  Just after 2 a.m., 23-year-old Forrest Anthony Hale of Arcata was driving a 2001 Toyota Tacoma on Old Arcata Road north of Bayside Cuttoff.  For reasons still

Baysiders Would Shame Old Arcata Road Speeders – December 5, 2012

Attendee Sue Moore wondered why CHP officers sit passively at the Bayside Post Office, located at the intersection of Jacoby Creek Road, while cars whiz by in excess of the posted 25 mph speed limit on Old Arcata Road. “They sit there every day,” she said. “They’re on the phone, texting and they do nothing.”