Media Release

2014 ACCESS Spring Classes

Monday, February 10, 2014 10:00 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The public is invited to participate in the annual Alachua County Civic Education SerieS (ACCESS) classes, which begin April 7, 2014. The free program runs for seven sessions (on Mondays), but space is limited. The registration deadline is March 28.

Participants receive detailed information about the operations of County departments, special districts, and constitutional officers. The sessions include presentations, handouts, tours, hands-on activities and question and answer periods. Each ACCESS graduating class produce a group of citizens equipped to engage in ways that help Alachua County become more representative of its citizenry's needs.

County Manager Betty Baker said of ACCESS, "I hope you will gain a greater understanding and appreciation for the complex nature of providing local government services to our wide array of stakeholders."

To view a complete schedule of classes and to register online, visit the ACCESS website.

To register or get more information, call 352-374-5262.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).