Vacancy: The Alachua City Commission is accepting applications for two (2) vacancies on its Charter Review Advisory Board.

Purpose: The Charter Review Advisory Board is a seven-member advisory board to the City Commission, whose purpose is to review the City Charter and offer recommendations regarding revisions and updates to the City Charter. Any citizen who desires to serve on the Charter Review Advisory Board must be a City resident. The Board is considered a standing committee. According to its enabling Ordinances, the Board shall meet at least once every three months and more frequently, if warranted. The CRAB will meet as scheduled to make recommendations in February of 2011 to the City Commission for City Charter changes  for possible submission to the voters in a referendum at the time of the City Election in April of 2011.

Ordinances: O-81-21, O-88-17, O-09-01 and Commission Rules and Procedures

City Staff Contact:
Grafton Wilson
Compliance and Risk Management Director

Alan Henderson
Deputy City Clerk

Charmagne Manning
Staff Assistant

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
7:30am - 6:00pm

Physical Address:
15100 NW 142nd Terrace
Alachua, FL 32615

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 9
Alachua, FL  32616-0009

Phone: (386) 418-6100
Fax: (386) 418-6177

Member Term Appointed Expires
Linda Rice Chapman (Chair)
12775 NW 196th Terrace
Alachua, FL 32615
(386) 462-7334
3 years 01/12/2009 05/01/2012
Bob Page (Vice-Chair)
11032 NW 60th Terrace
Alachua, FL 32615
(352) 518-6455
2 years 01/12/2009 05/01/2011
Ward Scott
13712 NW 109th Lane
Alachua, FL 32615
(352) 339-0337
3 years 06/15/2009 05/01/2012
Marvin W. Bingham Jr.
P.O. Box 1930
Alachua, FL 32616

3 year 06/28/2010 05/01/2013
Duane Helle
P.O. Box 298
Alachua, FL 32616
(352) 317-2574
1 year 06/28/2010 05/01/2011
Alan Hitchcock
P.O. Box 129
Alachua, FL 32616
(352) 538-1814
3 years 06/28/2010 05/01/2013
Patrick Murphy
P.O. Box 1467
Alachua, FL 32616
(352) 316-0176

2 years 06/28/2010 05/01/2012


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