Media Release

County Facebook and Twitter Sites

Tuesday, August 11, 2009 4:40 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Alachua County is announcing the launch of its new Facebook and Twitter sites.  The sites will include postings of press releases, weekly meetings schedules, County produced video programming, and important alerts.

In speaking of the sites, Alachua County Communications Coordinator Mark Sexton said, "We are very happy to bring this information to citizens who use these social networking tools.  It is important that County government remain responsive and up-to-date as communication and information systems evolve."

To become a Facebook Fan or a Twitter Follower follow the links below.

To view the Alachua County Facebook site click here

To view the Alachua County Twitter site click here.

For more information, contact the 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).