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Apple Valley
7100 147th St. W.
Apple Valley, MN 55124
Ph: (952) 953-2500
Government and Public Access Programming
Government Access Programming - Channels 180 and 188
Contact
Tim Klausler
Cable Coordinator

7100 147th St. W.
Apple Valley, MN  55124

Ph: (952) 953-2502
Fx: (952) 953-2515

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Residents who subscribe to cable television service can watch city council meetings live or as taped cablecasts on the government access channels. The individual cities and the joint commission produce a variety of programming, including:

  • City Meeting Coverage - Government Access Channels 180 and 188 televise all of the Apple Valley, Farmington, and Rosemount City Council and Planning Commission meetings live. Meeting coverage is also replayed various days and times to provide more opportunities for citizens to be better informed about their local government by being able to watch it at their convenience.
  • Message Board - Channels 180 and 188 also generate an electronic bulletin board which provides notices of events, meeting times, and other important information.


See What's Playing on our Government Channels

This service streams the cable channel 180 signal 24 hours per day, including meetings and show productions.

View Channel 180 Live Stream and City of Apple Valley Archived Meetings
View Farmington Webcasts
View Rosemount Webcasts

Public Access Message Board - Channel 187

Southern Dakota County (SDC) Public Access Channel 187 provides a cable bulletin board service for displaying community announcements. There is no capability or facility available for producing or playing video programming.

SDC 187 is operated and administered by the Apple Valley, Farmington, and Rosemount Cable Commission (AFRCC). Access to SDC 187 is reserved for, and priority is given to, persons who reside, work, or attend school in the cities of Apple Valley, Farmington, and Rosemount.

Channel 187 Access Policies

Cable Franchise Ordinance
Charter Communications and Frontier Communications have franchise agreements to provide cable television services to the communities of Apple Valley, Farmington, and Rosemount. The cable company provides five channels for PEG (public, educational, and government) use. The cities jointly administer these channels for their cities through the Apple Valley Farmington Rosemount Cable Commission (AFRCC). Residents who subscribe to cable television service can watch city council meetings live or as taped cablecasts on the government access channels.

To File a Service Complaint and Other Information
For more information about cable programming, questions, or for help resolving an issue with your cable TV provider, please call the cable coordinator at (952) 953-2686 or file a complaint on-lin