Media Release

06-15-16 Planning Commission and 06-16-16 Development Review Committee Items

Friday, June 10, 2016 3:45 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at 6 p.m. The Alachua County Development Review Committee will meet on Thursday, June 16, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. The Planning Commission meeting is in the Jack Durrance Auditorium (room 209). The Development Review Committee meeting is in the Grace Knight Conference Room. Both meetings are on the second floor of the County Administration Building (12 SE 1st Street, downtown Gainesville).

Item for the Planning Commission

ZOS-02-16 (Special Use Permit) - This is a request by Clay Sweger of eda, inc., agent, for the Alachua County Library District, owners, for a special use permit to allow a government building in the Agriculture zoning district located at 3020 S.W. 75th Street on Tax Parcel Number 06850-003-000 on approximately 10.05 acres. The request, if approved, would permit the expansion of the existing Tower Road Library on this site. This parcel has an ‘A’ (Agriculture) zoning district with an Institutional future land use designation. For more information, contact the Alachua County Growth Management Department at 352-374-5249 or Senior Planner Jerry Brewington at

View the Planning Commission Agenda.

Item for the Development Review Committee

Newberry/122nd Street Planned Development - North Florida Remote Emergency Clinic - This public hearing is to consider a Preliminary and Final Development Plan and Section Line Setback Waiver for an approximately 10,854 sq. ft. stand-alone emergency clinic on approximately 2.01 acres located at 12311 West Newberry Road. For more information, contact the Alachua County Growth Management Department at 352-374-5249 or Christine Berish at

View the Development Review Committee Agenda.

The public is invited to attend these meetings. The Planning Commission meeting will be available to view live on Cox Channel 12, and will be available on the County's Video on Demand website. Due to technical issues the Development Review Committee meeting will not be available to view.


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

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