Near Patrick's Point in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
William Z. Hegy
1915 - 1986
He was active in the community as President of the Eureka Rotary Club and the United Way; commissioner of the Boy Scouts of America; Board Chairman of Humboldt Area Foundation; Interim Manager, President and Board Member of KEET-TV; Foreman of the Humboldt County Grand Jury; Charter Member of the Humboldt North Coast Land Trust and a member of the Trinidad Chamber of Commerce; and was active in St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Arcata. Following an illustrious career of state and community service, he retired in 1978.
The portion of Highway 101 from Little River near the City of Trinidad to Patrick's Point undercrossing is designated the William Z. Hegy Memorial Highway.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work Communications • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles.
Location. 41° 7.439′ N, 124° 9.007′ W. Marker is near Patrick's Point, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on California Route 101. Marker is at a highway safety rest area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trinidad CA 95570, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tsurai (approx. 4˝ miles away); Town of Trinidad (approx. 4.6 miles away); A New Home! (approx. 4.6 miles away); Spain Claims Northern California (approx. 4.9 miles away); Big Diamond (approx. 12.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Caltrans Rest Areas. (Submitted on July 2, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
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