Media Release

Commission Considers Airboat Curfew Ordinance

Thursday, November 5, 2009 4:15 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Commission will hold a public hearing after 5 p.m. on November 24, 2009 to consider an airboat curfew ordinance. The proposed ordinance would restrict the use of airboats on all lakes and waterways in unincorporated Alachua County between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. The public hearing will be held in the Jack Durrance Auditorium (Rm. 209), on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 SE 1st Street, Gainesville)

All interested parties are encouraged to attend and participate in the public hearing.

For more information, contact Alachua County Parks Superintendent Robert Avery at 352-374-5245 ext. 247 or


  • 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).