Media Release

Chair Long to Present Amendment 1 Information

Thursday, January 17, 2008 12:00 AM
12:47 p.m.
ALACHUA COUNTY - At 11:00 a.m. during the regular Alachua County Commission meeting on January 22, 2008, County Commission Chair Rodney J. Long will give a presentation concerning Amendment 1, the property tax amendment appearing on the January 29, 2008 ballot.
At a special meeting on January 16, 2008, the County Commission voted to recommend citizens vote no on Amendment 1 on the January 29 ballot. 
The presentation will be aired live on Community 12 and streamed live via the Alachua County Video-on-Demand webpage.  The presentation will be re-aried multiple times on Community 12 and be available 24/7 on the Video-on Demand webpage.
For more information on Amendment 1, please visit or call (352) 374-5226.


  • 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).