Champaign Connection – Episode 31

Champaign Connection



The 31st episode of “Champaign Connection” airs on CGTV thru the end of August.

  • Champaign ConnectionSgt. Nate Rath (Police Department) and Pastor Willie Comer (Berean Covenant Church) discuss how the community must come together to stop the escalation of gun violence in Champaign. Hear their valuable advice for both gun owners and parents – advice that could help save lives.
  • Deb Frank Feinen (Chair, UC2B Policy Board), LaEisha Meaderds (Project Coordinator-UC2B Canvassing Operations), and Chris Hamb (UC2B Outreach) provide a quick update on the UC2B fiber optic network project. Find out how the project is going and wChampaign Connectionhy potential customers should act now to take advantage of this exciting new broadband service.
  • Dennis Schmidt (Public Works Director) explains how the Municipal Electric Aggregation program works. Find out how much the average homeowner will save and why the City thinks this program is so valuable for our community.

Champaign Connection is an award-winning 30-minute news magazine which helps the City better communicate with its residents. The show airs on CGTV (Comcast channel 5 and U-verse channel 99) nightly at 6:30 PM. The show is also available on-demand on the City’s website at Champaign Connection is produced by the Information Technologies Department with input from the Communications Advisory Committee.