Media Release

Road and Bridge Division Summer Operations Update

Friday, June 14, 2013 3:30 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - As Alachua County transitions into summer weather conditions which include rainstorms and related inclement weather systems, the Alachua County Public Works Department Road and Bridge Division is taking this opportunity to remind citizens about their maintenance operations services.

On a County maintained road or right-of-way call Public Works for issues such as: potholes, stop signs down, dead animals on the road, tree limbs or brush down, road side drop off issues, drainage issues and clogged culverts, and sight distance problems.  

To report these issues, contact Etta Taylor, Public Works Department, at 352-374-5245, extension 1215 from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays. All other times call the Sheriff’s Office non-emergency number at 352-955-1818.  The operator will relay the message to the Public Works on-call staff. In the event of an emergency or life threating situation please call 911. 


  • 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).