Upcoming national events

Connecticut Alliance for Community Media (CTacm) is a state affiliate of the national Alliance for Community Media, which “represents over 3,000 Public, Educational and Governmental (PEG) access organizations and community media center throughout the country.”  If you or your access center is a dues-paying member of ACM, you get reduced fees on these upcoming events:

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Unexpected Correspondence, continued

Following the announcement from Frontier Communications, that the PEG channels on the U-Verse-style channel 99 menu would be moved to channels with their own numbers, Woodbridge raised its hand with a question: Dear Mr. Cicchetti– Thank you for all the information. Will our viewers be able to record our programs on their DVRs from the […]

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(Re)join the Alliance at a discount

From now until March 31, 2018, PEG organizations can join the Alliance for Community at a 25% discount from current rates.  Lapsed members—those who haven’t been members for at least 3 years—are also eligible for the discount.  The dues are tiered according to an organization’s annual budget, with the smallest defined as those running on […]

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Unexpected Correspondence

Not “fan mail from some flounder”–but not-such-bad-news, sent to a list of people whose channels were on the Channel 99 menu of the service formerly known as U-Verse…. Dear PEG Provider: Based on feedback from providers and evolving technology, Frontier will be making changes to simplify access to Public, Education and Government (PEG) programming in […]

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