ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – The Alachua County Commission will conduct their Regular Meeting on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 in the Jack Durrance Auditorium (Room 209) on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, downtown Gainesville). The Regular Meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. and will recess after the morning agenda items are completed. The meeting will reconvene at 5:01 p.m. for the evening agenda.
Daytime items of interest include:
• EPAC Recommendation regarding the rights of nature in the Comprehensive Plan
• Enforcement of the Airboat Curfew
• 2020 Tree Planting Work Plan
• Board Discussion regarding County-sponsored rezoning application for Camp McConnell property and potential reverter
• De la Parte & Gilbert: 1st Amendment to Legal Representation Agreement
• Citizens Disability Advisory Committee FY18 Annual Report
• Environmental Protection Advisory Committee Appointments
Evening items of interest include:
• Public hearing to set proposed millage rates for General County, Law Enforcement MSTU, and adopt resolution
• Solid Waste Assessment: Initial Assessment Resolution and Authorization to Advertise a public hearing
• Fire Assessment: Initial Assessment Resolution and Authorization to Advertise a Public Hearing
• Stormwater Assessment: Initial Assessment Resolution and Authorization to Advertise a Public Hearing
• Sugarfoot Oaks/Cedar Ridge Special Assessment District: Initial Assessment Resolution and Authorization to Advertise a Public Hearing
• Conversion Therapy Ban – County Wide Ordinance
• Public Hearing for Ordinance Prohibiting the Use of Expanded Polystyrene Containers and Single Use Carry Out Plastic Bags
View the Regular Meeting agenda and backup materials
There are four public comment opportunities during the Regular/Public Hearing Meetings which enable citizens to speak to items not on the agenda. The public is encouraged to attend the meeting. It will be available to view live on Cox Channel 12, Facebook, and on the County’s Video on Demand website.
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For more information, contact the Alachua County Communications Office at 352-374-5204.