Episode 55 of the City’s award-winning show Champaign Connection debuted last week and runs through the end of March. In this episode:
- Learn how the Neighborhood Services Department promotes greater community awareness through the Neighbors of Champaign website – neighborsofchampaign.com. This one-stop center helps connect and support civic engagement in neighborhoods across the City.
- Learn how the Economic Development Corporation (EDC), in partnership with several organizations including the City, is working to support business opportunities and growth in our community. See how the City works with the EDC to promote local economic development, which in turn benefits our entire community.
- Learn the history and importance of the STAR (Service Together Achieves Results) Awards celebration and how it recognizes our community’s unsung heroes. Find out how you can nominate those who are working tirelessly to make Champaign an even better place to live.
Champaign Connection is a multi-award winning half hour news magazine program which helps the City to better communicate with its residents. The show airs on CGTV (Comcast and iTV channel 5, and AT&T U-verse channel 99) most nights at 6:30 p.m. It is also available on-demand on the City’s website and YouTube page. The Communications Division produces Champaign Connection with advice from the Communications Advisory Committee.