Public Notice

Public Notice – Fair Housing Community Meeting

All Public Housing Residents and Board Members are invited to attend a community meeting on Thursday July 13, 2017 from 5:30 – 7:00pm to discuss Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing at the Alachua County Housing Authority located a the 703 NE 1st Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601.  Fair housing choice means living where you choose without unlawful discrimination related to race, color, religion, sex, familial status, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. For a reasonable accommodation, please contact the our office at 352-372-2549.

Your Input is Needed


As recipients of federal funding through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). the City of Gainesville, Gainesville Housing Authority (GHA), Alachua County Housing Authority (ACHA) must certify to affirmatively furthering fair housing and are required to conduct an Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH).  We encourage all residents and stakeholders to get involved in the process and provide us with your feedback.

Below are links to the online survey.  Your responses will be kept completely confidential.  The survey is web-based and conducted by a third party bendor.  Your name will not be attached to any results, and to ensure your anonymity we will not report any results that have less that three respondents.  The survey is user-friendly and you should be able to complete it within 15-20 minutes or less.

To begin, please go to our click the survey URL below:

English Survey URL: 

URL de la Encuesta Espanola:


Public Notice – Alachua County Housing Authority’s 2018 Annual Plan

Public Review:  The draft 2018 5-year and Annual Plan is available for public viewing at the Alachua County Housing Authority (ACHA) office located at 703 NE 1st Street, Gainesville, FL between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday. All interested persons are invited to provide comments relating to the 2018 Annual Plan, either orally or in writing.

Public Hearing: A Public hearing will be held at the ACHA office on Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 9:00 am.  Oral comments should be presented at the public hearing.  All oral and written testimony presented at the public hearing will be considered for preparing the 5-year and Annual Plan.  Written comments may be presented to the presiding officer at the public hearing or mailed to the Alachua County Housing Authority, Attention: 2018 PHA Plan, at 703 NE 1st Street, Gainesville, FL 32601. Written comments can also be faxed to (352) 373-4097 attention 2018 PHA Plan. Written comments not presented at the public hearing should be received at ACHA office by 5:00 pm on Thursday, August 31st, 2017. Any person requiring assistance to participate, such as large print, taped materials, interpreters for sign language or limited English proficiency, etc. , should make a request to ACHA at least ten working days prior to the public hearing in order to allow time to make arrangements.  Requests can be made in writing to ACHA at the address above or by calling (352) 372-2549×512.  Download