Government Access Television
Escondido has its own cable television station inside City Hall—The Escondido Channel, Channel 19. Programming includes City Council meetings and select special events either sponsored or co-sponsored by the City, and informational videos highlighting City services and programs.
The Escondido Channel serves the people of Escondido by providing accurate information about policies, services, and activities of city government and to stimulate and encourage all people representing Escondido's diverse communities to involve themselves in local government issues and the local government process.
Escondido City Council meetings can be seen live on Wednesday, starting at 4:00 p.m. Replays can be seen on Sunday and Monday starting at 6:00 p.m.
"Escondido Focus," the Community Bulletin Board, can be seen daily from midnight to 6:00 a.m., and on Sundays and Mondays, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Escondido, English!, a collaborative project offering basic English-language instruction for Escondido residents, can be seen can be seen daily from 5:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m., Noon to 1:00 p.m. AND on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., AND Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Saturday from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.; AND at 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. Escondido English! offers both televised and in-classroom instruction, free workbook, and free childcare. Call 760-291-3274 for registration information.
If you have questions or comments about The Escondido Channel, please contact us at:
The Escondido Channel
City of Escondido
201 North Broadway
Escondido, CA 92025