August 13 County Commission Virtual Budget Meeting

Press release from Alachua County

The Alachua County Commission will conduct a virtual Budget Meeting on Thursday, August 13. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. The budgets of Information and Telecommunications Services, Parks and Open Spaces, Equal Opportunity, Tourist Development, IFAS-Agricultural Extension, the Office of Development and Training, and Alachua County Agriculture and Equestrian Center will be discussed.

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 meeting. 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. 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 meeting to bocc@alachuacounty.us.

Items of interest include:

  • FY21 Budget Development Meeting – Information & Telecommunications Services, Parks and Open Spaces, Equal Opportunity, Tourist Development, IFAS-Ag Ext, Office of Development & Training, Alachua County Ag and Equestrian Center

View the agenda and backup items.

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