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Posted by: Rawson, Laura
2/6/2014

The City of Gainesville Regional Transit System (RTS) is hosting a public meeting to review the findings of the GO Enhance RTS Study and recommended preferred alternative. You can review the GO Enhance RTS Study Draft Report and Appendix on the study website at www.go-enhanceRTS.com.

Posted by: Rawson, Laura
2/5/2014

The Gainesville City Commission is seeking feedback from city residents on strategic initiatives and operational priorities. The commission will hold a town hall meeting Monday, Feb. 10 at 6 p.m. at the City of Gainesville/Alachua County Senior Recreation Center, which is located at 5701 NW 34th Street in Gainesville. All residents of the Gainesville community are invited to come and join commissioners in an informal setting featuring round table discussion groups.

The City of Gainesville Plan Board is holding a public workshop to discuss a variety of key issues related to the update of the Land Development Code. The workshop will take place Thursday, Jan. 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Auditorium, which is located at 200 E. University Ave. in Gainesville. The City Plan Board and the City of Gainesville Planning and Development Services Department are seeking direction from the community on major topics, including:

  • allowable building heights and compatibility with residential areas and historic districts,
  • street and building design,
  • parking requirements,
  • automotive-oriented uses and
  • the development review process.