Media Release

05-26-15 Commission Regular Meeting

Friday, May 22, 2015 10:15 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Commission will conduct their Regular Meeting on Tuesday, May 26, 2015. The Regular Public Hearing (evening meeting) has been canceled. The Regular Meeting begins at 9 a.m. The meeting is in the Jack Durrance Auditorium (Room 209) on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, downtown Gainesville).

Items of interest at the Regular Meeting include:

6. Dignity Village Presentation of report and recommendations
7. Solar Assessment Report by Energy Conservation Services
8. Existing Regional Workforce Board, application for Initial Local Workforce Area Designation and Continued Charter
9. Alachua Commerce Rezoning - initiate dispute resolution process
10. Distribution of Local Option Gas Tax - Interlocal Agreement
11. Land Conservation Program replacement tractor, transfer from general fund reserves to increase vehicle replacement fund budget for purchase
12. UF Campus Development Agreement, report on draft proposed
13. Tower Road Complete Street TIGER Grant
14. Approval of the Alachua County Forever Buck Bay Flatwoods Preserve Management Plan
15. Affordable housing update

View the complete Regular Meeting/Consent agenda and backup materials.

There are two public comment opportunities during the Regular Meeting, 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).