About Public Works

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

The Alachua County Department of Public Works provides stewardship of assigned county-owned infrastructure and equipment, and works with the community to support growth that balances environmental, social and community development.

The Alachua County Public Works Department has seven functional divisions: Administration, Animal Services, Fleet Management, Engineering & Operations, Transportation & Development, and Critical Facilities.


ADMINISTRATION DIVISION

Kenneth Fair, Administrative Support Manager

The Administration Division provides centralized administrative support for departmental procurement, personnel, fiscal and budgetary operations; provides information systems / telecommunications support; administers and operates the Santa Fe Hills Water System; and manages the warehousing and supply distribution.

 

CRITICAL FACILITIES

Scott Travis, Critical Facilities Manager


         

ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS

County Engineer Ramon Gavarrete
The Engineering and Operations Division is made up of the Offices of Engineering, Survey, Real Property, Development Review, Construction Inspections and Road & Bridge.


  

FLEET MANAGEMENT DIVISION

Gerald Bailey, Fleet Manager

The Fleet Management Division ensures that the Alachua County fleet is obtained, maintained and utilized in a manner that provides for a safe and cost-efficient operation through environmentally responsible management. Fleet Management provides the following core services to its customers: fleet asset management, procurement of vehicles and equipment, storage and dispensing of fleet fuels, repair and maintenance services, and vehicle replacement fund management.

     

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