Media Release

08-13-13 Commission Regular Meeting

Friday, August 9, 2013 4:00 PM
Commission Group 2013

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Commission will conduct their Regular Meeting/Public Hearing on Tuesday, August 13, 2013. The Regular Meeting begins at 9 a.m. and the Public Hearing begins at 5 p.m. Both meetings are in the Jack Durrance Auditorium (Room 209) on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building located at 12 SE 1st Street, downtown Gainesville.

Items of interest at the Regular Meeting include:

7. Search process for County Attorney

8. A and E Services to provide professional expertise in organics recycling technologies: RFP 13-482

9. A and E Services to retrofit the Leveda Brown Environmental Park Transfer Station as a Mix-Waste Materials Recovery Facility (MWMRF): RFP 13-481

10. Rural Cluster Comprehensive Plan Policies: presentation and recommendations

11. NW 23rd Ave at Ft. Clarke Blvd intersection modification

12. Medicaid and Medical Examiner deficit

13. County Manager's Report: 1) Tentative FY14 Budget Update; Chair letter to the Water Management District

Public Hearing zoning and land use items include: (If you know citizens who live near these projects, please share this press release.)

18. Public Hearing for proposed Plat Vacation for a portion of Bailey Survey Lot

19. Public hearing on the Proposed Amendment to the County's Human Rights Ordinance, Chapter 111 of Alachua County Code

20. ZOS-03-13: Renewal of a special use permit to allow for an excavation and fill operation

21. ZOX-02-13: Request for a special exception for a child care facility and special use permit for a private school (K-2) not to exceed 124 students on 35 acres in an Agricultural zoning district

View the complete Regular/Public Hearing/Consent agenda and backup materials.

There are four public comment opportunities during the Regular/Public Hearing Meetings, which enable citizens to speak to items not on the agenda. Citizens are encouraged to attend meetings, view them live on Cox Channel 12, or on the County’s Video on Demand website. Citizens are encouraged to stay engaged by signing up for the following: Facebook Twitter Newsletter/Press Release

For more information, contact the Alachua County Communications Office at 352-374-5204.


  • 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).