Media Release

Environmental Protection Advisory Committee Vacancies

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 10:15 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Alachua County is seeking applicants to fill openings on the Environmental Protection Advisory Committee (EPAC). The committee meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m., at the Alachua County Environmental Protection Department (408 W. University Avenue, Gainesville). EPAC is seeking five at-large positions and one alternate.

EPAC provides an opportunity for citizen involvement on environmental issues and concerns affecting residents of Alachua County. It advises the Board of County Commissioners on appropriate measures to safeguard air and water resources, and on the responsible management of public lands and natural resources.

Interested applicants may apply online (scroll down the page to Environmental Protection Advisory Committee).

For more information, contact Alachua County Environmental Protection Water Resources Manager Gus Olmos at 352-264-6806 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).