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Envision Alachua is Happening Now!

Envision Alachua is Happening Now!

EA_BizCaseAfter four years of hard work , Envision Alachua is in the process of moving from vision to reality! Your support is needed more than ever.

At this time, Plum Creek has submitted two applications, which are now being reviewed.

Alachua County is currently reviewing the revised Envision Alachua Sector Plan (EASP) application. When the County has set dates for public hearings, the Chamber will update you. In the mean time, please visit EnvisionAlachuaForBiz.com to learn more about the opportunity Alachua County has at its fingertips. Or, if you’re already on board, join the supporters. Plum Creek made the plan better. Now, let’s make it happen.

Also currently under review is Plum Creek’s Request for Annexation and Comprehensive Plan Amendment application to the City of Hawthorne to expedite the proposed Hawthorne Jobs Center. Starting next week, the Hawthorne City Commission will host a reading of the EA-Hawthorne annexation plan and two public hearings.

Show your support: Reading of the annexation plan

Tuesday, September 1, 6:30 PM at Hawthorne City Hall, 6700 SE 221st Street, downtown Hawthorne. The purpose of this meeting is the reading of the urban services report, which is the first public step in the annexation process. No public comments at this meeting.

Voice your support: Public Hearings

Wednesday, September 9, 6:00 PM at Hawthorne Middle/High School, 21403 SE 69th Avenue, Hawthorne. The purpose of this meeting is a public hearing on the comprehensive plan amendments to accommodate EA-Hawthorne. Public comments are welcome.

Tuesday, September 15, 6:30 PM, at Hawthorne Middle/High School, 21403 SE 69th Avenue, Hawthorne. The purpose of this meeting is a public hearing on the comprehensive plan amendments and annexation request to accommodate EA-Hawthorne. Public comments are welcome.

We encourage you to attend and help show a strong presence representing the more than 2,000 voices who have spoken out in support of expanding opportunities for our region’s future through Envision Alachua.

For more information on the proposed Hawthorne annexation, visit EnvisionAlachuaforBiz.com.

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