Why should I get involved in Public Access television?

Public access is a great opportunity to take a stand on a current issue, or let the community know what your group is doing. It’s a cost-free way to promote your special interest or event and have fun doing it.

What programs are seen on public access? Any programming protected by the first amendment which is not commercial, libelous, slanderous, or obscene in nature may be shown on public access. These include many types of programs, such as:

  • Documentaries
  • Educational
  • Entertainment
  • Interviews
  • Panel discussions
  • Performances
  • Political
  • Religious
  • Sports

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1. What is Public Access?
2. Who is Public Access for?
3. Why should I get involved in Public Access television?
4. How can I get involved with Public Access?
5. What does it cost to produce a Public Access show?
6. Can I make money off of my show?
7. Can I use Public Access equipment or facilities for my own person interests?
8. Can I use my own equipment to produce my show?
9. How can I find crew to help me produce my show?
10. How many people do I need to crew my show?