Media Release

Signs on County Road Right-of-way

Friday, September 21, 2012 2:15 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Beginning October 1, 2012, the Alachua County Public Works Department will begin the removal of any signs that have been placed within the limits of the County Right-of-way.  This will include political signs, real-estate signs or any form of advertising sign. 

The signs will be brought to the Public Works compound in Hague (5620 NW 120th Lane, Gainesville) and will be stored for one week before being recycled. During that period, signs can be claimed and recovered.

For more information, contact Alachua County Development Program Manager, Michael Fay at 352-548-1218 or


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

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).