7-7-20 County Commission Virtual Meetings Includes CARES Act Funding, and the FY21 Tentative Budget

The Alachua County Commission will conduct two virtual meetings on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. They have a General Policy Discussion meeting at 1:30 p.m., and a Budget Meeting at 5 p.m. They will be discussing the CARES Act Funding Plan at the 1:30 p.m. meeting, and the FY21 Tentative Budget at the 5 p.m. meeting.

The public may attend virtually through Cox Channel 12, Facebook, and 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 board through email (bocc@alachuacounty.us) or by calling into the public comment message line when prompted to call during the meetings. Public comment will be taken by telephone for all non-ministerial items on which the Commission votes. Once public comment is opened for an item under discussion, please call 929-205-6099 (enter meeting code 273 174 8038). Callers will be put in a queue and prompted when it is their turn to speak. TO AVOID FEEDBACK, SPEAKERS MUST TURN DOWN THEIR MEETING SOUND WHEN ADDRESSING THE COMMISSION. Callers should state their name and limit comments to two minutes. The Commission will allow up to a total of 30 minutes for citizen comments on each item opened for public comment. In addition, the Commission will open phone lines for one 30-minute public comment session for the public to discuss items not on the Commission agenda. The public is encouraged to submit any written or photographic documents prior to the meetings to bocc@alachuacounty.us.

The 1:30 p.m. meeting agenda includes:

  • CARES Act Funding Plan


The 5 p.m. meeting agenda includes: 

  • FY21 Tentative Budget Presentation


Citizens are encouraged to stay engaged by signing up for the following: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and subscribe to the County’s Newsletter/Press Release

For more information, contact Alachua County Communications Director Mark Sexton at 352-264-6979 or msexton@alachuacounty.us.

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