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Cable Television Commission


The C-U Joint Cable and Telecommunications Commission makes recommendations to the City Councils of Urbana and Champaign on matters concerning operations of the cable television system and on other telecommunication matters.

Champaign Government Television


The City of Champaign has a local cable television channel: Channel 5, CGTV.

Local Cable Provider


The current cable provider for C-U is Comcast. They provide digital cable, Broadband, and phone services to the C-U area. They also provide special services for businesses in the forms of data, video, and hosting services.

Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette History


Find out history about the local newspaper.

Public Television


WILL is the broadcasting service of the University of Illinois and they provide TV, AM, FM, NPR, and PBS for the Champaign-Urbana area.

Central Illinois Business Magazine


A free magazine provided by the News-Gazette for business owners, community development leaders, chambers of commerce members, and other professionals in central Illinois.