February 9 County Commission Hybrid Regular Meeting Includes COVID-19 Discussion and a Cuscowilla Update

Press release from Alachua County

The Alachua County Commission will conduct a hybrid Regular Meeting on Tuesday, February 9, 2021. The Regular Meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. The evening portion of the meeting is canceled. The meeting includes a COVID-19 discussion and a Cuscowilla update.

The public who attend in person should go to the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building (12 S.E. 1st Street, downtown Gainesville). Attendees must wear a facial covering at all times. Public seating will be made available up to the capacity that permits adequate social distancing.

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 meeting code 670 965 3024.
The public may submit comments, written or photographic documents to the Board through email (bocc@alachuacounty.us). Virtual participation is available through the public comment message line. When prompted to call during the meeting, 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, CALLERS TO THE PUBLIC COMMENT MESSAGE LINE MUST TURN DOWN THEIR MEETING SOUND WHEN ADDRESSING THE COMMISSION. Callers should state their names and limit comments to two minutes. When prompted for in-person public comment, in-person participants should follow the direction of the Chair to participate. 

Items of interest:

  • County Historical Commission reading
  • COVID 19 discussion
  • Cuscowilla update
  • City of Hawthorne Community Redevelopment Agency accomplishments and workplan presentation
  • Confirm new Court Services Director
  • Staff presentation and Board discussion regarding rural commercial agriculture land uses

View the agenda and backup items.

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