In the simplest of terms it is the availability of a television production to the general public. What is available are all things connected to a Television Station. This includes our studio, our equipment, and our staff. Your local Cable Television Company (Comcast or Verizon) makes available two channels for local content as well as funding for the operation of the stations. In Holbrook these channels are administered by HCAM, which has been designated by the Town of Holbrook to operate their PEG stations.Public Access Television is traditionally made up of three areas
These are commonly known as PEGPublic Access (Comcast 12/Verizon 38) is the production of videos by the community to be shown to the community. These videos come from individuals as well as community groups. Many public access programming center on politics, religion and social issues. This programming will sometimes be shared across many communities.Educational Access (Comcast 12/Verizon 38) programming is centered on the educational community. Programs include school events, athletics and educational programming.Government Access (Comcast 9/Verizon 39) provides information on local government meetings, activities, and community programs. Town Government meetings including Selectmen, School Committee, Finance Committee etc. are run on this station. Elected and appointed officials of the town can use the Government Access as well as Regional and State Governments.