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Notice of Meeting of the University of Florida Development Corporation Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the University of Florida Development Corporation will hold a conference call meeting on Tuesday, February 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm in 202 Tigert Hall. Copies of the agenda package for the meeting can be obtained by contacting Sandy Mitchell by phone at 352.392.1358, or by e-mail at  Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodation in order to attend or participate in this public meeting is asked to advise the University of Florida at least 48 hours in advance by contacting the UF Planning Design and Construction office at (352) 273-4000. Hearing and speech impaired persons should contact the University at (352) 846-1046 (TDD).


Innovation Square Ground Breaking

Concept Companies and Gateway Development Services Break Ground for 55,000 Sq. Ft. Class A Mixed-use Building to Support Rapid Growth Ventures at UF’s Innovation Square. Read More

UF is still considering what will replace Leonardo’s Pizza by the Slice

The UF Board of Trustees and UF President Kent Fuchs are still debating the future of the corner of 13th Street and West University Avenue. The .4 acre property was bought by the University of Florida Foundation in August 2016. Leonardo's By The Slice and Bistro 1245 will be forced to close when a plan is finalized. Read More

UF, George A Smathers Libraries, Library Auxiliary (Lease of Space)

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS The user of the proposed leased area is the operations of the University of Florida’s, George A Smathers Libraries, Library Auxiliary All uses are conditioned warehouse/ storage and some office; no other uses are anticipated in the Premises. The proposed Premises should include approximately 35,000 – 45,000 contiguous usable square feet (to be reflected as rentable square feet for leasing purposes) in or near Gainesville, Florida within the area outlined in Exhibit C to accommodate attached space Program Requirements. Full details can be found at at the following link. Read More