Informing the Public
UMGA-TV, Upper Merion Government Access Television, reaches more than 12,000 homes within the township.
BOS Business Meeting
Business meetings are broadcast live and replayed as follows:
- The following day at 11:30AM
- The following Saturday and Sunday at 10:00AM
- The following Tuesday at 7:30PM
- The following Wednesday at 11:30AM
Additional major programming includes:
- Senior Insight: An informative talk show for seniors
- Holiday parades
- Library programming
- Upper Merion Senior Service Center Meetings
- NewsBrief: A news segment show
- Remember When: An oral history project
- Summer concerts
- Community Connections: A popular talk show
The programming is supplemented by a scrolling bulletin board that provides municipal information,
as well as news concerning community groups and organizations.
Encouraging Resident Participation
The programming is designed to promote a well-informed public, fully able to participate in the local government process. UMGA-TV has won many awards in the state-wide contest sponsored by the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors.