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.