Public Works

Find the Perfect Pet for Your Family

In addition to handling lost and abandoned animals, Alachua County Animal Services offers a wide range of services. You can view adoptable animals online and keep an eye out for that perfect pet from the comfort of your own home.

View adoptable animals online now!

Curbside Trash Pickup
Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization (MTPO)

The Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organization for the Gainesville Urbanized Area is responsible for the continuing, comprehensive, and cooperative urban transportation planning program for the Gainesville Metropolitan Area.

To go to the MTPO website click here.

Alachua County Parks

Come enjoy one of the many beautiful parks in Alachua County. You can look through our list of parks, or search based on an activity you'd like to enjoy. Or visit the State of Florida Parks site.

Flood Protection Information

The program provides for the information related to flood zone and issues related to flooding. More information.


  • Public Works
  • 5620 N.W. 120th Lane
  • Gainesville, FL 32653
  • (352) 374-5245
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)

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