City’s cable channel LBTV nominated for awards
2010-06-02 · By Editor
The City of Long Beach’s cable channel, LBTV, was nominated for nine government programming STAR awards by the States of California and Nevada National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (SCAN NATOA). Winners will be announced at the organization’s annual conference in Long Beach on June 3, 2010.
LBTV received award nominations for its coverage of the Long Beach Bike Festival (Community Event); the station’s Web Site; “SportsBreak” in the Sports Show category; “Heart of the City” (Talk Show), “Snapshot Long Beach” (Magazine); City Council Meetings (Public/Community Meetings); “iClips” (Environmental); Long Beach Census 2010 PSA (Promotional); and the prestigious Overall Excellence award.
LBTV can be viewed in Long Beach on Charter Communications’ cable channel 3, Verizon’s FiOS TV Channel 21, and on the Internet at www.LBTV3.com.
The STAR Awards were established in 1996 to recognize outstanding community television programming produced by local jurisdictions serving California and Nevada communities. SCAN NATOA is affiliated with the national association whose mission is to represent the communications needs and interests of local governments and those who advise them.