Blue Lake Resources

City Hall

Blue Lake’s City Hall is centrally located. City Council meetings take place at the old Skinner Store behind City Hall.  Blue Lake is governed by a five member council with one member chosen annually to serve as mayor.


The Blue Lake Branch of the Humboldt County Library (established, 1915) is located next to Blue Lake City Hall. Open Wednesdays from 2 – 7 and Saturdays from 11 – 4. Free WiFi and a public computer are available.

Public Transportation

The Blue Lake Rancheria Transit System offers transportation throughout Blue Lake with routes running as far as the Arcata Transit Center.  For a full schedule, visit

Volunteer Fire Department

The Blue Lake Volunteer Fire Department (established 1911) is always accepting applications for new firefighters. Find out more at (Photo courtesy of