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The Government Channel
The Government Channel LogoALERT Time Warner Cable has moved our channel:  If you do not have a cable box, tune to 96-203 to find TGC.

About TGC

The City of Athens Government Channel (TGC) provides citizens with a powerful tool to help them stay connected with their local government. The Government Channel airs live city meetings, in-house productions, and plenty of other informative and entertaining programming.

What Do We Do?
The Government Channel is the communication arm of the Athens City government. Our foremost responsibility is to provide live coverage of city meetings. We are here to inform citizens of events, activities, and news about the City of Athens government, and to promote the work of the city. We achieve this objective through informative, entertaining, proactive, and professional delivery of television and web productions. TGC also promotes employee communications, intergovernmental relations, community relations, and media relations.

Services
Some of the services available to city departments include:
  • Departmental web page design and content management services
  • Digital photography
  • Graphic design assistance
  • Newsletter writing
  • PowerPoint presentation assistance
  • Press release writing
  • Public service announcements
  • Speech writing assistance
  • Television commercials
  • Television production
  • Training videos
  • Writing and editing assistance

Channel 5
When TGC is not airing live meetings, TGC maintains a 24-hour bulletin board with city information, national news, sports, stock quotes, and more! TGC is committed to keeping Athens up-to-date on city news and information. Tune in today on Channel 5.

Contact Us

Scott Thompson
Director, The Government Channel

City of Athens
8 E. Washington St.
Third Floor
Athens, OH 45701

Ph: (740) 594-2900