Blood Drive set for Tuesday

A Weaverville Community Blood Drive will take place from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 71 Mormon Lane, in the Cultural Hall.

For an appointment, go to donors.vitalant.org and enter Blood Drive Code SMFM176 or call Vitalant at 530-243-0160.

Appointments encouraged for social distancing. Walk-ins welcome.

Complete your First Track Health History the day of your donation on your Smartphone or computer at vitalant.org/health.

Bring your ID. Eat well and drink plenty of water prior to donating.

Masks are required to donate.

Funding opportunity for resource projects in Trinity County

The Trinity County Resource Advisory Committee is looking for projects to fund under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-determination Act of 2000. Projects should be broadly supported, and include project types such as:

► Road, trail, and infrastructure maintenance or obliteration

► Soil productivity improvements

► Improvements in forest ecosystem health

► Watershed restoration and maintenance

► Restoration maintenance and improvement of wildlife and fish habitat

► Control of noxious and exotic weeds

► Re-establishment of native species

The project proposal submission deadline has been extended to Nov. 1, 2021. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to lejon.hamann@usda.gov or can be mailed to the Shasta Trinity National Forest at 3644 Avtech Parkway, Redding, CA 96002.

For more information on the Trinity County RAC, how to submit a proposal, and for a project proposal submission form, go the following website: www.fs.usda.gov/main/stnf/workingtogether/advisorycommittees.

If you have any questions please contact Lejon Hamann, RAC coordinator, at 530-410-1935.

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