member, you have unlimited access to original documents from cities that have
government access channels on-air.
City of Enumclaw, WA
Submitted courtesy of Jon Funfar, City Communication Coordinator,
City of Enumclaw
of Aurora, KACT-TV:
Election Coverage on Government Channels, and What Cities are Doing
A small report listing several
cities and what type of election coverage they air
KACT-TV Policy for Politically
Oriented Programming during Election Campaigns
responsibility during the election years is to provide its viewers with
information and forums pertaining to candidates and issues relevant to the
Aurora electorate. Because these programs may contain controversial viewpoints,
KACT-TV has developed the following Policy so that established guidelines will
exist to ensure fairness in the presentation of issues on Channel 8."
Aurora, KACT-TV: Viewership Survey Summary Report
"KACT-TV has conducted a
viewership survey of some variety since 1985. The survey has always served four
major functions. First to discover the demographics of our viewers in terms of
age, sex, and family income. Second, to find out which programs our viewers are
most frequently watching. Third, to find out what kings of new programs or
services our viewers would like to see KACT-TV offer. Finally, the survey serves
as a publicity vehicle to inform potential viewers of our existence."
of Schedules from Several Cities
Different examples of programming
FY 1999 Video Production Services
"In its franchise agreement
with Media General Cable and Jones Intercable of Reston, the County receives two
cable networks: a subscriber network (Channel 16), for citizen information;
and an institutional network (Channel 41), for closed-circuit County voice, data,
and video transmissions. The Procedures for proposal submission and proposal forms
for both channels are explained in this document."
Communications Commission: Cable Television Fact Sheet
FCC fact Sheet on Cable Program
content regulations, please visit www.fcc.gov/csb/facts/program.html
Guidelines for Irving Community Television
Network: City Productions
This is a document that the City of
Irving created to use as a guideline to coordinate city-related productions.
Contra Costa Television Grants
This document details the procedures
that the Contra Costa Television (CCTV) channel use to obtain grants.
Contra Costa Television: Contract to Hire
A document that details the hiring
of a Producer/director at the channel.
City of Los Angeles: Municipal Access Policies
This Municipal Access Policy
document details the mission statement, goals, and procedure for the channel.
Sacramento Metropolitan Cable
Programming Policies for the Government Access Channel
Programming policies for the City of
Forms from Different Cities
Several different types of forms from different cities.
Descriptions from Different Cities
Job descriptions of several different
types of jobs common to a government access channel.