Media Release

New County Update Premieres

Friday, November 6, 2009 3:50 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - A new County Update program premieres tonight at 7 p.m. on Community 12 (channel 12 for Cox Cable subscribers).The show features stories on the following:

Alachua County Forever: Paynes Prairie

Stormwater Ecological Enhancement Project

Alachua County Victims Services & Rape Crisis Center Horse Power Program

Homeless Veteran Stand Down Event

Department of Public Safety and McDonald's Family Fun Night and Fire Safety Education

Department of Public Safety Fire Suppression Training Exercise

Alachua County's 2010 Census Complete Count Committee meeting

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).