News

Division Mission 

The Cable TV Division's mission is to enforce cable franchise requirements and recommend new policies; to inform the community about civic and public events, issues and political activities of area governments and community organizations; to support cable subscribers in resolution of service problems; to provide audiovisual support to the City and to facilitate other local channel's efforts to provide community programs to Iowa City residents.


City Channel 4 

City Channel 4 is the government access channel for the City of Iowa City. It is available in the channel lineup for Mediacom cable TV customers and to everyone online at citychannel4.com.  

Iowa City City Council Meetings 

City Channel 4 broadcasts live and archives Iowa City City Council meetings. They can be viewed live on the first and third Tuesday of each month and anytime online. 

Local Programming 

Learn about important City news, events, programs, and projects.

City Channel 4 produces two local informational programs:

  • Iowa City Update 
    Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. 

  • Iowa City in Focus 
    Iowa City In Focus is a monthly video spotlighting the community through in-depth storytelling. 

Non-profit Features 

View programming sponsored by local non-profit organizations.

Watch 

To access videos and TV schedules visit citychannel4.com or visit the City Channel 4 YouTube page. You can also find it in the Mediacom channel lineup in the Iowa City area at channel 4 or 118-2. 


Cable Oversight

The Iowa City Telecommunications Commission advises the City Council and informs the public on matters pertaining to cable TV and other communications systems.