Media Release

NW 16th Ave./23rd Ave. Plans Moved to June 12 Meeting

Monday, May 21, 2012 9:15 AM

Date Change for this item: Originally scheduled for May 22, 2012 at 5 p.m. moved to June 12, 2012 at 5 p.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Alachua County staff will present to the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) the 60% plans for the NW 16th Ave/NW 23rd Avenue Project. Staff will recommend that the Board approve of the 60% plans, direct staff to proceed with the development of 100% plans and advertise the project for bids. The BoCC meeting will be held on June 12, 2012 at 5 p.m., County Administration Building, Second Floor, Room 209 (12 SE 1st Street, Gainesville. The meeting is televised on Cox Cable Channel 12, and available online at the County's Video on Demand website.

The NW 16th Ave/NW 23rd Avenue Project (between NW 57th Terrace and NW 13th Street) includes the resurfacing and rehabilitation of the existing pavement, upgrading the existing pedestrian facilities to meet current ADA requirements, addressing safety and operational issues through intersection and median opening modifications, and stabilizing the retaining walls along NW 16th Ave. The project length is 4 miles.

For more information, please contact Ha Nguyen, the Alachua County Project Manager at 352-374-5245.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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