Paul Pitino is an Arcata city councilmember. Pitino has lived in Arcata since 1993. He was the former major of Arcata in 2016. Has received his degree from CSU Los Angeles in Engineering.
Stephanie McGeary and Andrew Goff host Humboldt Holding Up their first guest Arcata city councilmember Paul Pitino is interviewed via zoom. During the early months of quarantine, Pitino express his new home projects he is working on, the lack of human interaction and the effects its having on him and the community, the difficulties of staying safe and six-feet apart in groceries stores, and where individuals can turn to who are facing food shortages all are covered in this segment.