County Level Advocacy
We monitor and participate in the development of local regulatory and policy affairs
to ensure your voices are heard.
HCGA engages with the Humboldt County’s Board of Supervisors, Planning Department, Planning Commission, Sheriff, Agricultural Commissioner, Treasurer/ Tax Collector, and County Economic Development Department, the Cities of Eureka, Arcata, Rio Dell, and Fortuna as well as other organizations, groups, nonprofts, businesses, and associations.
What We Do For You
On 2/9/21, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to place a permanent moratorium on the cultivation of industrial hemp in Humboldt County.
On Tuesday, February 9, the Board of Supervisors heard a report from the County Economic Development Department, followed by a presentation from the Humboldt County Visitors Bureau (HCVB), on their plan to market Humboldt County’s tourism resources for the next three years.
Based on the results of the HCGA policy survey, discussions with membership, historic HCGA policy priorities, and a sense for the policy issues most likely to emerge in 2021, staff has proposed, and HCGA’s policy commitee has approved, the following policy priorities.
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