Environmental Protection Advisory Committee Vacancies

Press release from Alachua County

The Alachua County Commission is seeking applications to fill openings on the Environmental Protection Advisory Committee (EPAC). EPAC currently meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m., at the Environmental Protection Department Conference Room A, located in the Seagle Building (408 W. University Avenue, Gainesville).

EPAC provides an opportunity for citizen involvement on environmental issues and concerns affecting residents of Alachua County. It advises the County Commission on appropriate measures to safeguard air, water and natural resources, as well as the responsible management of public lands and natural resources. Terms are for three years unless a person is appointed to fill a partial term. EPAC currently has two at-large position vacancies and three at-large positions up for renewal in June.

Interested residents may apply online (click on the Vacancies tab and scroll down the page to the Environmental Protection Advisory Committee).

Find out more information about Alachua County Advisory Boards.

For more information, contact Alachua County Environmental Protection Department Natural Resources Manager Mark Brown at 352-264-6815 or mbrown@alachuacounty.us.