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Government + Politics

Alachua County aims to conserve agricultural lands with new program

Jun 4, 2024
Board OKs draft agreement for new CareerSource governance.
Local Living

Alachua County Forever purchases 289 acres along Lake Alto

Nov 3, 2023
Khanh Dinh Trust sells property in Santa Fe River watershed.
Local Living

FWC pulls invasive species from Santa Fe River

Aug 9, 2023
Water hyacinths can impair river use.

Alachua County Forever purchases 348 acres  

Jul 17, 2023
Protects over three-quarters of a mile on Lochloosa Slough waterway.

Alachua County to buy 650 acres for conservation 

Mar 28, 2023
BOCC approves acquisition of Lake Alto and Lochloosa Slough properties.
Local Living

County closes trailheads for maintenance

Mar 13, 2023
Four Creeks Preserve North and South Trailheads shut down until March 22.
Government + Politics

Protected Santa Fe River corridor expands

Feb 20, 2023
Alachua County finalizes purchase on 189 acres.

BOCC sets surtax split between conservation, parks 

Feb 7, 2023
Both departments presented 10-year masterplans.

AC Forever expands Lake Alto Preserve

Dec 15, 2022
Recent 2.58-acre purchase adds wildlife habitat between Lake Alto and Lake Santa Fe.
Local News

County’s 47 ecosystems protect land, allow growth

Nov 25, 2022
Sites account for 26% of Alachua County.

Alachua County finalizes $700,000 land purchase 

Nov 4, 2022
Tract represents first phase of conservation corridor.