Media Release

08-18-15 Alachua County/City of Alachua Joint Meeting

Friday, August 14, 2015 3:00 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Alachua County is involved in a dispute with the City of Alachua over the City’s rezoning of approximately 154 acres near the I-75 overpass of Highway 441. The Commissions have agreed to a joint mediation session to be led by professional mediator Carlos Alvarez, Esq.  The meeting will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at Alachua City Hall (15100 NW 142nd Terrace, Alachua). This session will be open to the public.

The Joint Meeting agenda:

1. Alachua County, Florida v. City of Alachua Chapter 164 F.S. Mediation

View agenda.

View the County’s mediation statement.

View the City of Alachua’s mediation statement.

The public is invited to attend the meetings. Due to technical issues this meeting will not be broadcasted live or be available 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

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