In an effort to increase civic participation, Channel 17/Town Meeting Television presents an extensive set of local election candidate forums for nearly every political office on the ballot in Chittenden County. All candidates listed on the ballot, or running write-in campaigns, are invited to appear on live candidate call-in forums from February 5 through 28, 2018.
March 07, 2018
Chittenden County voters went to town meetings and the polls on Tuesday, March 6th in strong numbers, helping to keep the wheels of democracy turning. Check out the results.
February 28, 2018
Channel 17/Town Meeting TV Your Go-to Resource for Local Election Coverage Channel 17 has concluded 2018 town meeting election forums. See below for video links to the completed forums.
February 28, 2018
Join Diane Meyerhoff and Morgan True for live election night results programming.
February 09, 2018
Judge Geoffrey Crawford of the U.S. District Court has granted Vermont Access Network (VAN) intervenor status in Comcast’s challenge to the Vermont Public Utility Commission’s (PUC) Docket 8301 Order that put specific conditions on Comcast’s continued operation in Vermont.
February 06, 2018
The Channel Coordinator has their finger on the pulse of local government in Chittenden County and uses this knowledge to schedule and manage the production of public meetings and events that will air on Channel 17’s cable channels and online outlets.
January 26, 2018
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for a public reception, hosted by the League of Women Voters. The 2018 Burlington Mayoral Candidates Forum will be moderated bySeven Days news editors Matthew Roy and Sasha Goldstein, and broadcast live starting at 7:15 p.m. by Channel 17 and on YouTube:https://youtu.be/QlCr4QjGUVA.
January 24, 2018
The Community and Economic Development Office (CEDO) in conjunction with Channel 17/Town Meeting TV is currently seeking a member of our community with an interest in learning more about video-taping, video editing, video publishing, community service, and local current affairs.
January 23, 2018
January 15, 2018
The CCTV Center for Media & Democracy Board is pleased to announce election of Jason Pelletier as its newest President. Jason assumes Board leadership from Michael McNamara, longtime supporter of CCTV and Channel 17 producer who served as Board President from 2013.
January 11, 2018
Open to students in grades 6 through 12, the contest asks students to choose a human rights defender and create a short film that creatively describes how that defender inspires them to stand for change.