Media Release

4-20-17 County Manager’s Looking Forward Presentation

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 11:30 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Commission will hear County Manager Lee A. Niblock’s “Looking Forward” presentation on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The meeting begins at 10 a.m. in the Jack Durrance Auditorium (Room 209) on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, downtown Gainesville).

At the beginning of the report, Manager Niblock states, “It is my pleasure and privilege to present the 2017 Looking Forward Report. This annual report has grown into a document that serves many functions. It provides an overview of the County’s financial picture, highlights the significant accomplishments of the last year, outlines the important goals for the next, and acts as an essential component of the continuing conversation that will lead to the adoption of the Fiscal Year 2018 budget. This report is a clear, concise, and transparent look at the things that matter most. It is a useful tool for the Alachua County Commission, employees, and most importantly, our citizens.”

View the meeting agenda.

The public is invited to attend the meeting. It will be available to view live on Cox Channel 12 and the County's Video on Demand website.

Free parking is available for citizens attending these meetings. Please park in the S.W. Parking Garage (105 S.W. 3rd Street, Gainesville) and bring your parking stub to the Alachua County Manager's Office, located on the 2nd floor of the County Administration Building, to receive a chaser validation ticket.

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For more information, contact the Alachua County Communications Office at 352-374-5204.


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

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