Meetings, Agenda, Minutes and Budget

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CRA Leadership Structure

The Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency is governed by the CRA Board (composed of the Gainesville City Commission) and reports to the City Manager. The CRA is also guided by four citizen advisory boards representing each district. The current FY16 CRA Board is led by CRA Chair Craig Carter, Chair Pro-Tempore Helen Warren, Member Lauren Poe, Member Adrian Hayes-Santos, Member Charles Goston, Member Harvey Budd, and Member Todd Chase.  Sarah Vidal-Finn serves as the CRA Executive Director. 

CRA Annual Financials

Meeting Schedules

  • CRA Board meets at 3PM on the 3rd Monday of every month at City Hall (200 E. University Ave)
  • College Park/University Heights Advisory Board (CPUH) meets at 5:00PM on the first Wednesday of every month in the UF Wadsworth Conference Room (2012 W University Ave)
  • Fifth Avenue/Pleasant Street Advisory Board (FAPS) meets at 5:30PM on the first Tuesday of every other month at the CRA Office (802 NW 5th Avenue Commercial Building)
  • Downtown Redevelopment Area Advisory Board (DRAB) meets at 8:30AM on the second Thursday of every other month in the GRU multipurpose room (301 SE 4th Ave)
  • Eastside Redevelopment Area Advisory Board (ERAB) meets at 5:30PM on the second Tuesday of every other month at 6PM at Santa Fe College's Technology Entrepreneurship Center (2153 SE Hawthorne Rd #101)

Click on the Legistar tab below to view CRA Board agendas and minutes--it is updated each month. Meetings and workshops can be found on the Events tab. Advisory board agendas and minutes are available upon request. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 352-393-8200.