Below is an email from the City of Arcata to attend stakeholder meetings for the use of the Little Lake Property, that coveted site where we hope to be able to create the Arcata Dog Park which we have been advocating for 4 years! You might be interested in attending, and if so, here’s info about the first meeting, followed by the announcement:
"Thank you all again for taking your valuable time to assist our community. We have scheduled our meeting for Monday, October 30, 2017, at 3-4 pm (see the attached meeting notice). This was the best time based on the greatest number of members available. We still encourage everyone to participate by providing me comments. We are preparing draft selection criteria and will provide them to you before the meeting. We are also preparing data on potential sites for assessment.
There is no limit to the number of advisory members so if you know of anyone that may have an interest in this process, please let me know.
Advisory group members include community members associated with: Baykeepers, Wiyot Tribe, Friends of the Arcata Marsh, local Real Estate businesses, Arcata Dog Park interest group, Arcata Parks and Recreation Committee, and the Arcata Economic Development Committee.
Again, we very much appreciate your input.
Joe Mateer, Senior Planner
City of Arcata – Community Development Department
707-822-5955 (office) Same Day Planning Services office hours Mon-Thur 10am – 1pm
CITY OF ARCATA
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BROWNFIELDS STAKEHOLDERS ADVISORY GROUP
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Arcata will hold a public meeting of the Brownfields Stakeholders Advisory Group on Monday, October 30, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. in the City Council Chamber, Arcata City Hall, 736 F Street, Arcata, CA.
The City of Arcata received a $300,000 Community-wide Brownfields Assessment Grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency. The purpose of this public meeting is to review and recommend ranking criteria that will be used to prioritize sites to receive assessment funding, and to discuss the City’s preliminary inventory of brownfields sites. The public is invited to attend and provide comment.
If you require special accommodations to participate in the public meeting, please contact the City Clerk at (707) 822-5953.
If you are unable to attend the public meeting, you may direct written comments to the City of Arcata, at 736 F Street, Arcata, CA 95521 or you may telephone Bernadette Clueit at (707) 825- 2107. In addition, information is available for review at the above address between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday- Friday."