Media Release

Commissioner Long Garners NACo Appointments

Friday, August 10, 2007 1:00 AM


4:00 p.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL. - At the National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday, July 17, 2007 Eric Coleman, the president of NACo , announced his appointments to the NACo leadership team.  Included on the team is Alachua County Commissioner Rodney J. Long.  Long was appointed to the Community & Economic Development Steering Committee, as Vice-Chair of the Economic Development Sub-Committee.  He was also re-appointed to the Transportation Steering Committee.

In speaking of the appointment Long said, "It is an honor to receive this new appointment as well as continuing my work on the Transportation Steering Committee.  NACo assembles some of the most innovative and creative minds in the country and provides a forum for an exchange of ideas that benefits all of us and the communities we represent."



  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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