Alachua County Planning Commission Looking to Fill Two Vacancies

Press release from Alachua County

ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – Alachua County is seeking volunteers to fill two citizen-at-large vacancies on the Local Planning Agency (LPA)/Planning Commission. The Local Planning Agency/Planning Commission meets once a month on the third Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, downtown Gainesville).

The LPA/Planning Commission is responsible for making recommendations to the County Commission for updates to the comprehensive plan, reviewing and making recommendations on rezoning, special use permits, special exceptions, and land development regulations upon the request of the County Commission. It comprises eight members serving four-year terms. The membership includes seven citizen-at-large positions and one School Board member (appointed by the School Board).

View the Local Planning Agency/Planning Commission openings (scroll down the advisory board list to ‘Local Planning Agency/Planning Commission’ and apply).