Champaign Connection Airs Episode 53

dont-leave-property-in-carOn the latest episode of Champaign Connection, Lock It, Hide It, Keep It – that’s the latest message the police department wants to share with the community. There has been an increase in vehicle and residential burglaries around the area this year. We’ll find out how the police department is responding to these outbreaks and what you can do to keep your property safe.

yard-waste-collectionThe season is changing, the weather is getting cooler, and leaves are starting to change their colors. Yep, fall is here! Now’s the time to get the latest updates about yard waste collection. We’ll find out what’s new to the collection schedule and how Public Works is handling the fall yard waste collection this year.

fire-truck-going-on-a-callWant to know what it takes to become a firefighter for one of the best fire departments in the nation? You’ll want to watch this episode of Champaign Connection to learn how to prepare yourself both physically and mentally to become the next firefighter for the Champaign Fire Department.

Episode 53 is airing on CGTV through the end of November. The program is also available on-demand on the City’s website and on YouTube.

Champaign Connection is a multi-award winning program which helps the City to better communicate with its residents. The show airs on CGTV (Comcast and iTV3 channel 5, and AT&T U-verse channel 99) most nights at 6:30 p.m. The City Manager’s Office produces Champaign Connection with advice from the Communications Advisory Committee.