Media Release

"Sales Tax Initiative" Meeting

Friday, May 30, 2008 1:00 AM

2:45 p.m.


ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Commission will conduct a special "Sales Tax Initiative" meeting on Tuesday, June 3, 2008, at 5:30 p.m. in the Jack Durrance Auditorium,  room 209, of the County Administration Building located at 12 SE 1st Street, Gainesville. 


The Commissioners will continue to discuss the possibility of putting a capital projects sales tax on the 2008 and/or 2010 ballot.  They will continue to hear presentations concerning this citizen lead initiative at this meeting.  Citizens interested in this topic are urged to attend and lend their voices to this important discussion.  Projects to be discussed include transportation, land conservation, recreation, and schools.


For more information contact the Alachua County Communications Office at 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).