Media Release

06-22-15 Alachua County/City of Newberry Joint Special Meeting

Friday, June 19, 2015 2:15 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Commission and the City of Newberry will conduct a Joint Special Meeting on Monday, June 22, 2015. The meeting is at 6 p.m., at Newberry City Hall (25440 W. Newberry Rd, Newberry).

The meeting agenda includes:

1. Recognition of Valor Award recipient
2. Champions Park presentation
3. Alachua County Fire Service Master Plan: future plans to locate an ambulance at Newberry’s Fire Station 28
4. Law Enforcement MSTU: request to create an advisory board comprised of mayors to recommend annual MSTU Millage Rate
5. Anticipated annexation process after repeal of Boundary Adjustment Act: creation of Interlocal Service Boundary Agreement
6. Alachua County’s challenge of the rezoning of 155 acres in Alachua from Planned Use Development to Commercial

View the meeting agenda.

Citizens are encouraged to attend the meeting. Due to technical issues, the meeting will not be broadcast live on Cox Channel 12 or on the County's Video on Demand website.

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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).