PEG Access Oversight Board

The Mayor and Common Council find and declare that it is in the public interest of the citizens of the City of Albany to establish a board to oversee implementation of PEG Access, the cable television public access facility/studio in the City of Albany and to promote public awareness of the public access in the City. 

To access a live feed of channel Albany, the public access channel click here.

The purpose of the Oversight Board is to:
  • Assist in the development of public education and government access television in the City including by promoting the use of the public studio to citizens and groups throughout the City;
  • Oversee the cable television public access facility/studio and assist the Public Access Coordinator, whom shall be responsible for the day to day operation of the public access facility/studio;
  • Review memorandums of understanding between the city and relevant entities to assure implementation of PEG access;
  • Make recommendations on the success of the programs in Phase I of PEG funding and based upon said findings make recommendations for expenditures of Phase II funding.

The PEGAOB Members:

  • Joseph Cunniff, Chairperson
  • Joseph Bonilla, Vice Chair
  • Andrew Bechard
  • Richard Berkley
  • James Miller
  • Tom Brownlie
  • Joann Crupi
  • Dottie Dack
  • Andrew Joyce

Contact Information

Joseph Alindato
Public Access Coordinator
Phone: (518) 207-1125
E-mail: channelalbany@gmail.com

Public Access Studio Hours 
Located in the basement of the Albany Public Library Main Branch 
161 Washington Ave. Albany, NY 12210
Tuesday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Meetings:

Meetings are held every other month on the 2nd Thursday at 6:00pm in the City Hall, Mayor’s Conference Room. For the 2014 meeting schedule, please click here.

Meeting Minutes: