Alachua County Charter Review Commission

Public Meeting Schedule

The 2020 Charter Review Commission meeting agendas, and minutes are available by request. If you need assistance please contact the liaison, Kurt Lannon at CharterReview@alachuacounty.us

Charter Review Commission Public Hearing
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
5:30 PM
Charter Review Commission Public Meeting
TBD

The meetings are virtual public meetings, as permitted by Florida Governor’s Executive Order No. 2020-69. The public may attend virtually through Cox Channel 12, Facebook, the County’s Video on Demand Website. For meeting audio only call 301-715-8592 and when prompted use code 670 965 3024. The public may submit comments to the Commission through e-mail CharterReview@alachuacounty.us or by calling the public comment message line at (352) 418-0705 when prompted to call during the meeting. The public is encouraged to submit any written or photographic documents prior to the meeting at CharterReview@alachuacounty.us. Any questions regarding participation should be directed to the Alachua County Communications Office at 264-6923 or 264-6693.

Mission

The mission of this Commission is to review the Charter and propose any amendments or revisions which may be advisable for placement on the 2020 general election ballot.

The citizens of Alachua County, Florida, believed that governmental decisions affecting local interests should be made locally rather than by the State. To provide the County the full home rule benefits afforded by the Constitution of the State of Florida to charter counties, the electorate established a home rule charter for Alachua County, Florida. The Charter allows for amendments to be proposed by a Charter Review Commission, which convenes every ten (10) years. The Alachua County Board of County Commissioners has established a twelve (12) member 2020 Charter Review Commission for the 2019-2020 review period.

Contact

E-mail the Charter Review Commission at CharterReview@alachuacounty.us E-mail comments received at this address are forwarded to the members of the Charter Review Commission on a weekly basis Tel: 352-337-6144 TDD/TTY Users: Please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)

Commission Members

Penny Wheat Chair Joe Little Vice-Chair Douglas Bernal K. Richard Blount Scott Camil Nicholas Klein James Ingle Pradeep Kumar Eroll "Stanley" Richardson Tamara Robbins James Thompson Kristen Young

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