Media Release

New "County Update" Show on Community 12

Friday, July 10, 2009 3:00 PM

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 and Gainesville unveil Hunger Abatement Plan
2) County Food Stamp Benefits Hotline/History of Federal Food Stamp Program
3) Technology Helping County Emergency Medical Response
4) County Commission Urges Citizens to Join Charter Review Commission
5) County Community Service Program Helps Government and Non-Profits
6) County Public Safety Participates in Safe Haven for Babies
7) Cooperative Extension Offering Cooking Classes
8) County Public Works makes Improvements to CR 241 and SW 8th Avenue

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).