DRC Process


The DRC is a technical committee that reviews development proposals and final site plans for consistency with Land Development Regulations and the Alachua County Comprehensive Plan.  For general information regarding the DRC process and to make a pre-application appointment, please visit the Growth Management Department website.

DRC agendas and meetings

The following links provide guidance on how to fulfill certain environmental requirements for DRC applications:
  1. Natural Resources Checklist (required for ALL applications)
  2. Open Space/Natural Resources Data Table (Microsoft excel format)
  3. Management Plan Template (Microsoft Word format)
  4. Example of approved management plan (Village at Lake Kanapaha)
  5. Conservation Easement template_AC_updated_052316.docConservation Easement template (use if grantee is Alachua County)
  6. Third-Party Enforcer language for conservation easement where county is not grantee 
  7. Conservation Area Note for plans, plats, and Homeowner's Documents
Below are links to information related to listed species:
  1. Summary of rare and regulated plants in Alachua County 
  2. Summary of listed animal species in Alachua County
  3. Management plans for bald eagles and gopher tortoises (link to Florida Fish and Wildlife website)