Media Release

Growth Management Hosts Housing Partnership Community Update

Thursday, June 8, 2006 1:00 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY — The Housing Programs division of the Alachua County Department of Growth Management will host a Housing Partnership Community Update on Wednesday, June 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Cooperative Extension Center, 2800 NE 39th Ave., Gainesville.

Information will be shared on the recent changes to the Alachua County SHIP Down Payment Assistance Program as well as the County's Impact Fee Assistance, Single-Family Housing Development funding strategy, progress of local affordable housing developments, and other local and statewide initiatives to help working people obtain affordable homeownership.

Light refreshments will be provided.

To confirm your attendance or for more information, please contact Ashon Nesbitt, Assistant Housing Programs Manager, at (352) 374-5249 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).