Channel Albany

Welcome to Channel Albany

The Mayor of Albany and the Albany Common Council find and declare that it is in the public interest of the citizens of the City of Albany to establish a board to oversee implementation of PEG (Public, Education and Government) access, a cable television studio located in the basement of the Albany Public Library, to promote the creativity of the people in the city.

The purpose of the Oversight Board is to:

Assist in the development of public, education and government access television in the City including by promoting the use of the public studio to citizens and groups throughout the City;

Oversee the cable television public access facility/studio and assist the Public Access Coordinator, whom shall be responsible for the day to day operation of the public access facility/studio;

Review memorandums of understanding between the city and relevant entities to assure implementation of PEG access.