Media Release

Community 12 TV Temporarily Off the Air Next Week for System Maintenance and Digital Upgrades

Thursday, September 24, 2015 11:45 AM

Community 12 TV LogoALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Community 12 TV (Cox Communications Channel 12) will be temporarily off the air beginning Monday, September 28, 2015 for digital upgrades. Channel service is anticipated to resume on Thursday, October 1, 2015 with an enhanced signal. 

In speaking of the impending Channel 12 signal upgrades Alachua County Communications and Legislative Affairs Director Mark Sexton said, “We are working very hard to ensure this temporary but necessary interruption of service will not inconvenience our viewers. When we return to the air viewers will experience improved picture quality and sound reproduction.”

During the downtime, live Alachua County Commission meetings will continue to be streamed at the County’s Video on Demand page.

To view the 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 meeting of the Alachua County Commission, visit the County’s Video on Demand page, and click on the “In progress-view event” link under the “Upcoming live events” heading.

View the complete Channel 12 Schedule.

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For more information, contact the Alachua County Communications Office at 352-374-5204.


  • 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).