HOW CAN I
PUT AN ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TV BULLETIN BOARD?
Need to publicize an announcement on Channel 22? Click
here to get a Bulletin Board Announcement Form.
CAN I GET A COPY OF A PROGRAM I SAW ON CHANNEL 22?
You can request a VHS or DVD copy of any video program that has aired
on Channel 22 simply by clicking
here to download a copy of the Media Duplication Form. Just fill
out sections 1 through 3 of this form, calculate the total amount due
and mail the form with a check for the total amount to the following
Lawndale Community Television
14717 Burin Avenue
Lawndale, CA, 90260
Be sure to include your contact information. When staff receives the
request, a search for the show will confirm the program's availability
and the request will be completed within 10 days. Large orders may take
longer. You will be notified when the order is completed. Your order
can be shipped to you - please call (310) 973-3259 to determine additional
CAN I TALK TO ABOUT TIME WARNER CABLE OR VERIZON FiOS TELEVISION SERVICE ISSUES?
Thomas Strickfaden, CATV Supervisor (310)
IS LAWNDALE COMMUNITY TELEVISION?
Lawndale Community Cable Television and the City of Lawndale's Cable Television Division are funded
by the Lawndale Cable Usage Corporation
and the City of Lawndale, through Local Access Fees and Franchise Fees
provided by local cable/video service companies Time Warner Cable, Verizon FiOs and AT&T U-Verse. The Lawndale
Cable Usage Corporation is the non-profit, California corporation that
receives these fees, and provides for the development of Lawndale Community
The Lawndale Cable Usage Corporation
The Lawndale Cable Usage Corporation approves the annual Cable Television
Budget, meets annually and as necessary.
The Lawndale Cable Commission
The Lawndale City Council established the Lawndale
Cable Commission, a body of appointed officials, to oversee and
promote local programming over the City's cable television channel.The Lawndale Cable Commission
meets on every 1st Wednesday of every odd numbered month (January, March, May, July, September, November) for the purpose
of review, evaluation and promotion of local programming and to approve
and fund programming development policies and grants.
PUBLIC, EDUCATION AND GOVERNMENT (P.E.G.)
The City's Administration Services and Cable Television Division are responsible for the regulatory
oversight of the City's Public, Education and Government (PEG) Access
Program in the City of Lawndale. Due to the Digital Infrastructure and Video Competition Act of passed by the State of California in 2007, the public access television program and the public access channel has been discontinued by Time Warner Cable. The Cable TV Division also provides
management, production and operation, maintenance and support services for the City
of Lawndale's two Government Access television channels. These channels are viewable within the City of Lawndale (and beyond) through the local cable/video service providers:
Channel 3 and Channel 22
Channel 3 and Channel 29
AT&T U-verse TV
- Lawndale CityTV on Channel 3 consists of Live City Council Meetings
Programming on Lawndale Community Television consists of Live City Council Meetings, live and live-to-tape coverage
of special events, LCUC funded programming and community related programming
produced by other government agencies and electronic community bulletin board messages featuring public service
and event announcements as well as the Lawndale Community Program Schedule.
The City maintains a Master Control facility adjacent to the Lawndale City Council Chambers. The purpose of this facility is to provide a digital video hub and distribution point utilizing fiber optic cable to telecast
Lawndale Community Television programming. The same facility also provides video
production capabilities utilizing remote-controlled, multicamera television production equipment for live broadcasts of City Council
Meetings and other legislative meetings
The City maintains a small television studio and television production offices for the development and production of programming to air on Lawndale Community Television.
The City also maintains
a mobile video production van to provide multicamera TV coverage of
events outside of City Hall.
The Lawndale Cable Television
Division office and studiois located at 14615 Burin Avenue, Lawndale, CA 90260.
- DHTV Channel 6 and ECC-TV Channel 8
Education Access is provided for by the City of Lawndale and Time Warner
Cable. California State University at Dominguez Hills and El Camino
College provide Education Access programming on DHTV
Channel 6 and ECC-TV
Channel 8 respectively. California State University at Dominguez
Hills programming airs on the shared channel, Channel 6 before 7pm,
7 days a week.
If you have any questions
regarding Lawndale Community Television you can call the Cable Television
Supervisor at (310) 973-3259 or contact the office by email.