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What does redevelopment mean to you? At the CRA, we are driven by citizens & powered by “what’s next,” our team creates awesome things that matter in Gainesville, FL. Our goal is to increase the vibrance of our city’s urban core by catalyzing private re-investment. Robust economic development, stunning architecture, and grassroots community-visioning are all a part of our toolkit.


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Gainesville CRA Releases FY 2017 Annual Report

Gainesville CRA Releases FY 2017 Annual Report

Digital and paper versions are available.

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Open Call for Memories of Fifth Ave/Pleasant Street

Open Call for Memories of Fifth Ave/Pleasant Street

The Fifth Ave/Pleasant Street Heritage Trail is coming to life, and we need your help.

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Important Notice: CRA Building Closed for Maintenance

Important Notice: CRA Building Closed for Maintenance

The CRA office will be temporarily closed Monday, March 26 and the morning of Tuesday, March 27. CRA staff will be working out of the Bo Diddley Plaza Green Room.

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The CRA is Seeking Advisory Board Members!

The CRA is Seeking Advisory Board Members!

Are you interested in serving on a dynamic board that will set the direction of your community for years to come?

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