Citizens attending Alachua County public meetings downtown can enjoy free parking in the S.W. Parking Garage. In partnership with the City of Gainesville, citizens parking in the S.W. Parking Garage (105 SW 3rd St, Gainesville) will be issued a parking validation code for publicly noticed meetings.
To obtain parking validation, download the “Passport” app on your smartphone and pay for your session. Then visit the Alachua County Manager’s Office, located on the 2nd floor of the County Administration Building, on noticed public meeting days to receive a validation code.