August 8 Alachua County Commission Regular Meeting

Press release from Alachua County

ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – The Alachua County Commission will conduct its Regular Meeting on Tuesday, August 8, 2023, in the Jack Durrance Auditorium on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, Gainesville). The meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. The evening portion of the meeting is canceled.

The public may view the meeting on Cox Channel 12 and the County’s Video on Demand website. Residents can also watch the meeting on Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire devices by downloading the Alachua County Channel.

During the Regular Meeting, the public can make comments at the meeting in person or call in during the 12 p.m. (noon) comment period. Callers will have three minutes to comment on anything not on the agenda and three minutes to discuss anything on the agenda. Callers can choose either or both. Those commenting on items on the agenda will not be allowed to comment again on agenda items if attending the meeting in person later in the day. The call-in number is 1-929-205-6099. When prompted, enter meeting ID 873 5974 1977. Callers can hear the meeting while on hold and can use the system to listen. If you wish to comment, Raise Your Hand by dialing *9 (star nine). Once you are called on by the last four digits of your phone number, unmute your phone by dialing *6 (star six).

Items of interest:

  • Recognition of energy reduction success – Cenergistic
  • Appoint applicants to the Visit Natural North Florida Tourism Task Force
  • Request appointment of one Full Member to the Recreation and Open Space Advisory Committee (ROSCO) with a term ending Sep. 30, 2027
  • Appointment of an At Large Full Member to the Arts Council of Alachua County with a term ending September 30, 2024
  • Advisory Board Update – Affordable Housing Advisory Committee
  • Paid parental leave
  • Hurricane Season overview
  • Facilities Management Master Space Plan quarterly update
  • Food System Workforce Agreement with Working Food