Media Release

New "County Update" Show on Community 12

Tuesday, June 9, 2009 1:00 AM

June 9, 2009

5:15 p.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - A new County Update program is running on Community 12 (channel 12 for Cox Cable subscribers). The show features stories on the following:

1) Alachua County hosts Economic Stimulus Summit
2) Tourism week: Chef's Competition at Eastside High School
3) New County solar panel array
4) County saves water with waterless urinals
5) Jonesville tennis Center opens
6) Rock-a-thon raises money for Foster Grandparents Program
7) Tax Collector collects "Cell Phones for Soldiers"
8) Creating respect for People and Place: Hippodrome Theatre

To view this show immediately on Video on Demand, click here.

The jump points below the view screen allow you to jump to each story.

County Update is on at 7 p.m. every night but Thursday, and at 7 a.m. and midnight every day (all showings may be preempted by special or regular meetings). To view the Ch. 12 schedule, click here.

For more information, call the Alachua County Communications office at 352-374-5226.



  • 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).