Media Release

11-20-13 Planning Commission Item

Thursday, November 14, 2013 2:15 PM
Planning CommissionALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, November 20, 2013, at 6 p.m. The meeting is in room 209 of the County Administration Building located at 12 SE 1st Street downtown Gainesville.

Item for the Planning Commission

ZOM-12-13 (rezoning) is a request to create a new residential Planned Development (PD) zoning district (to be called Archer Farms) from an existing PD district (Marlboro Farms).  If approved, the new PD will allow 6 residential lots.  The property has a Rural/Agriculture (1 dwelling unit per 5 acres) land use designation and is approximately 44.9 acres located at the southeast corner of the intersection of Newberry Road and SW 165th Street.  In addition, the applicant is requesting a special exception for an agricultural events arena for the Archer Farms PD.  If approved, the special exception would permit single day equestrian events open to the public on the property no more than six times a year.  For more information contact Jerry Brewington (Senior Planner) at 352-374-5249.

View the Planning Commission Agenda.


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

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