Media Release

Environmental Protection Advisory Committee Will Host Surface Water Quality Workshop

Friday, September 15, 2006 1:00 AM
4:20 p.m.
ALACHUA COUNTY - The Environmental Protection Advisory Committee (EPAC) will be hosting a Surface Water Quality workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 18 in the County Administration Building, Second Floor, Room 209.  This workshop will feature presentations from the Alachua County Environmental Protection Department (ACEPD), Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) and the Alachua County Health Department (ACHD). 
This workshop is being conducted at the request of the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners to inform the public about issues surrounding the present state of surface water quality in Alachua County.   Each agency will make a 15-20 minute presentation on their perspectives and involvement in this issue.  Public discussion will follow the presentations.
For more information, citizens can contact Rob Brinkman, EPAC chairman, at (352) 318-4934 or Kathy Fanning, EPD Natural Resource Program Manager, at (352) 264-6800.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).