PEG - Public Educational Government Channel
Please tune to the following cable channels to view the PEG channel:
- Astound - CH 26
- Comcast - CH 27
- AT&T U-verse - to be determined
The City's Purpose, Policy and Procedures regarding the PEG channel
Purpose of the PEG Channel:
To provide a convenient and information-rich resource for residents, visitors, businesses, non-profit organizations, other public agencies, and schools to access their city government.
To make public proceedings and events more accessible to City residents by providing footage of City Council, Planning Commission, and other local government meetings.
To provide more extensive information on important City issues and activities.
To promote City-sponsored or City co-sponsored special events.
To employ the latest technology to improve customer service and communication relating to issues of interest within the City and its surrounding area.
To contribute to the improvement of City services, foster economic development, and enhance the sense of community within the City.
To act as a source of information during local emergencies.
Policy regarding the PEG Channel:
The PEG Channel is a non-public forum. While the City encourages the public to use the PEG Channel to access information and resources, the City expressly reserves the right to impose certain restrictions on the use of its PEG Channel. The PEG Channel is reserved for the exclusive control of the City for the purposes of one-way communication to residents of the City. The PEG Channel shall not be used to facilitate a general debate or the free exchange of ideas.
Programming priorities for the channel:
Operational Procedures regarding the PEG Channel:
The IT Director is responsible for maintaining the integrity of contents placed on the City’s PEG Channel based on these policies and procedures. Upon receiving requests for material to be broadcast, the IT Director will determine if the proposed material is consistent with this Administrative Instruction. If the IT Director concludes that the proposed material violates this Administrative Instruction, his or her decision may be appealed to the City Manager.
The City reserves the right to refuse any request for PEG Channel programming that it deems in violation of the mission, goals, and policies of the City’s PEG Channel.