Community Television

The Amherst Board of Selectmen created the Communications Infrastructure Committee (CIC) to better serve the residents, businesses and governmental entities of the Town of Amherst, New Hampshire in matters regarding electronic communications: Internet Access, Cable TV delivery, Wireless Communications and other future communications infrastructure technologies.

The Communications Infrastructure Committee (CIC) meets as necessary.

Public, Educational, Government (PEG) Access

At Town Meeting on March 11th 2003, the voters of Amherst approved a petition warrant article calling for broadcast of Selectmen and other meetings from Town Hall on the cable system PEG channel. The CIC is responsible for acquiring and installing equipment, and organizing and training volunteers to make these broadcasts possible. Broadcasting began in 2005.

Current members of the Amherst Communications Infrastructure Committee are listed below.

Board Member Term Expires
Stephen Coughlan 2012
Doug McAllister, Chairman 2011
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