Media Release

05-21-14 Planning Commission Item

Monday, May 19, 2014 11:15 AM
Planning Commission

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday May 21, 2014, 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

ZOX-03-14 is a request for a special exception for a primate sanctuary (Koreymonde Primate Sanctuary) on approximately 6.29 acres located at 3011 NW 142nd Avenue on Tax Parcel Number 05879-012-000. This parcel has an Agricultural Land Use Designation (one dwelling unit per five acres) and an ‘A’ (Agriculture) zoning district.  If approved, the special exception would allow a private sanctuary for primates (primarily capuchin monkeys) on this property.  For more information please contact the Alachua County Growth Management Department (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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