Highland Park Public Access
The Highland Park Public Access Television Center strives to inform the public on municipal affairs, promote participation in community programs and events and preserve public access through community television.
Highland Park City staff is responsible for coordination and production of programming on cable access channels 10 and 19 for the City of Highland Park, City of Highwood, and Village of Deerfield..
Highland Park Public Access Television Center
1677 Old Deerfield Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035
Monday: 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
What is P.E.G. Cable Access?
The PEG stands for Public, Educational & Governmental. PEG cable access is a unique community service FREE to residents of our serviced areas (Highland Park, City of Highwood, and Village of Deerfield).
Our PEG Center is open to community residents who wish to create non-commercial programming for local cable television. We provide FREE training and facility usage to community residents. Visit our Community Producer page to learn more about becoming a Community Producer. For further questions about our PEG Cable Access Center, Please contact us.
The Highland Park Public Access Television Center provides community producers with the ability to utilize access television production facilities and equipment. Community producers are those that are residents of or employed within the City of Highland Park, City of Highwood, Village of Deerfield or Village of Winnetka. If a producer is not a resident of or employed within the service area, they may drop off programs for playback on Cable Access Channel 19.
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Public Access Television Center staff will hold an annual workshop for those interested in becoming a certified community producer. Staff will instruct residents in television production techniques such as producing, directing and editing a program.
For information about workshops or to reserve the production facility, equipment or channel time please contact Public Access Technician Vic Walter by calling 847.926.1751. View the rules and regulations of the Highland Park Public Access Television Center.