Media Release

Regional Water Supply Forum

Thursday, November 15, 2007 12:00 AM

12:15 a.m.

OCALA, FL - The Heart of Florida Regional Coalition will conduct a Regional Water Supply Forum on November 29, 2007 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Marion County Growth Management Training Facility, 2710 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala.

The purpose of the Regional Water Supply Forum is to discuss regional and state water supply issues and brainstorm possible immediate and long-range direction.

Invitations to participate in the leadership roundtable discussion will include: a representative from both the Alachua and Marion County Commissions, a representative of the Gainesville City Commission and Ocala City Council, Gainesville and Ocala Mayors, representatives from the Alachua and Belleview City Commissions, Alachua County Manager and Marion County Administrator, members of the Heart of Florida Regional Water Committee, representatives of the University of Florida, Alachua and Marion County Legislative Delegation, and other designated guests of the Heart of Florida Regional Coalition.  

Although participation in the leadership roundtable discussion is limited to the invitation list, there will be limited seating for public observation.

The Heart of Florida Regional Coalition is a regional leadership organization from Alachua and Marion Counties whose mission is to promote regional collaboration that supports economic vitality and quality of life for the region.

For more information on the Heart of Florida Regional Coalition, contact Ron Barnwell, Executive Director at (352) 854-2322 ext. 1535.






  • 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).