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‘The Center at McKinleyville’ soon to open

‘The Center at McKinleyville’ soon to open

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – A new social services hub will open in the McKinleyville Town Center in the coming year. Called The Center at McKinleyville, the building is located at 1615 Heartwood Dr. behind Starbucks.  Hillarie Beyer, the executive director of the McKinleyville Family Resource Center, gave an update on the center’s

More meetings for McKinleyville social services hub

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – If the Board of Supervisors approves a lease agreement for a social services hub that may be built in downtown McKinleyville, the public will have at least five different meetings it can attend to learn more about the center’s programs and provide input. Supervisors voted Nov. 8 to

McKinleyville committee to discuss services hub, cigarette smoke

Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Mack Town’s advisory committee will get an update on a proposed social services hub when it meets Wednesday, Nov. 30 starting at 6 p.m. at the Azalea Conference Center, located at the rear of McKinleyville MIddle School on Central Avenue and Railroad Drive. The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee will hear

Controversy fades as supes support hub

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union EUREKA/McKINLEYVILLE – The county’s strategy to decentralize its delivery of human services is advancing in McKinleyville as support for a “one stop shop” for social services has surged. A lease proposal for development of a $2.1 million, 13,400-square-foot building at 1615 Heartwood Dr., near the intersection of Central Avenue just

McKinleyville seeks solutions to homeless problem

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Scruffy people walking through neighborhoods at night yelling at themselves. Grown men, high on meth, riding children’s bikes and peeking into car windows. Druggies slumped over in bushes, discarded syringes nearby. These are some of the scenes in McKinleyville that have residents upset and concerned. Although there are

Services hub stalled over concerns about homeless people

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Fearing an influx of homeless people, some McKinleyville residents are speaking out against a proposal to locate a social services hub in the middle of town. Opposition to what’s being called The Center at McKinleyville spurred some residents to go door to door last week and encourage fellow