Arcata to swear in new council members Tuesday

ARCATA- Two new and one incumbent city council member will be sworn in Tuesday at a special meeting.

Sofia Pereira, Paul Pitino and incumbent Mark Wheetley will take a seat on the council following the ceremony. At the meeting, they will appoint a new mayor and vice mayor. Wheetley currently serves as mayor, and Micheal Winkler as Vice Mayor.

The city will also honor Alex Stillman. She has been serving on the Arcata City Council for 16 years.