Items tagged: cgtv

Local Candidate Forums Telecast on CGTV

On February 27 and 28, 2019, the League of Women Voters of Champaign County, the NAACP-Champaign County, and The News-Gazette sponsored two candidate forums which were telecast live on CGTV and live streamed on CGTV Online. The February 27 forum featured candidates for Urbana School Board, Champaign School Board, and Parkland Community College Board. The February 28 […]


CGTV Online – Live Steaming and On-Demand

We’re Live!  As a reminder, Champaign Government Television (CGTV) is telecast live on local cable systems (Comcast, AT&T U-verse, i3 Broadband) and live streamed 24×7.  CGTV’s mobile-friendly website can be viewed on computers, tablets, and phones.  Check it out at champaignil.gov/live. We’re On-Demand Too!  City Council, Board, and Commission meetings, along with City-produced programming, are also available […]


4th Annual Edward M. Hoffman Memorial Awards and Pinning Ceremony Now Airing on CGTV

The City’s Communications Division and Fire Department staff recently completed the video production of the Hoffman Awards ceremony held on October 10, 2018.  This event honors citizens and members of local ambulance services in addition to Champaign Police Officers, Fire Fighters, and METCAD 9-1-1 Telecommunicators who displayed exemplary service to those they have sworn to […]


Immigrant Welcome Awards Celebration Airing on CGTV

CGTV and UPTV (Urbana) co-produced a video of the 5th Annual Welcome Awards Ceremony & Celebration that was held on September 22, at the Urbana Free Library.  The video highlights recipients who have exemplified excellence in leadership and community impact in supporting our local immigrants.  Entertainment was provided by Ballet Folklorico Mitotiani. There are many […]


CGTV Televises Four Candidate Forums

During September and October, Champaign Government Television (CGTV) produced live coverage of four candidate forums which were held in Council Chambers and telecast on CGTV. The forums are replayed regularly on CGTV and are also available for on-demand viewing at champaignil.gov/cgtv. 9/14/18 Candidate Forum: Champaign County Sheriff, Clerk, and Auditor 9/21/18 Candidate Forum: Champaign County […]


Catch a New Episode of Champaign Connection

A new and exciting episode of Champaign Connection started airing on CGTV and streaming online on August 1. On episode 64, we devoted two segments of the show to discuss both the Use of Force Review Committee and the Citizen Review Subcommittee. We get an in-depth look into how both groups were initiated, their purpose, […]


New Episode of Champaign Connection

On the latest of episode of Champaign Connection: After enduring more than 100 cold days in January (ok, it just seemed like January would never end) summer is finally here which means construction season is in full swing.  City Engineer Dave Clark shares the latest updates about MCORE, Downtown construction, and various road and sidewalk […]


City Serves as Judging Site For National Video Competition

Each year, the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) hosts the Government Programming Awards (GPA) and judges the video production work of the best public, education, and government access channels in the nation. To handle the large volume of competition entries, NATOA seeks help from its member organizations to serve as judging sites for this prestigious competition.  The City of […]


Watch Champaign Connection Episode #62 on CGTV and Social Media

There is a new episode of Champaign Connection now playing most nights at 6:30 p.m. on CGTV (Comcast and iTV3 Broadband channel 5, and AT&T U-verse channel 99). This episode will air on CGTV from April 1, through May 31. It is also available on the City’s website and YouTube channel. On episode 62:   […]