Media Release

New County Update Premiers Tonight

Friday, October 10, 2008 1:00 AM
5:15 p.m.


ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - A new County Update show premiers tonight (10-10-08) on Cox Channel 12 at 7 p.m.  The show includes feature stories highlighting the following:

  • Alachua County Fire Rescue Reserves K-9 Search and Rescue
  • Strike Out Hunger Food drive
  • County/City Hunger Summit
  • Commissioner Pinkoson F.A.C. Appointment
  • County Road Improvements
  • Green Jail Enhancements
  • Geogreen Mapping System
  • Animal Services Spay/Neuter Grant
  • Victim Services Myspace Page
  • Energy Conservation Strategies Commission Report
  • The Harn Museum of Art
  • The Alachua County Hybrid fleet

County Update is on at 7pm every night but Thursday and at 7 a.m. and midnight every day (all showings may be preempted by special or regular meetings)   Click the link below to view the Ch. 12 schedule:

 To view this show immediately on Video on Demand, click on the link below:

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).