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Open Position: Studio Coordinator III

Studio Coordinator III
Full-time position available * Salary $16-18/hr DOE * Benefits package
Background: Pasadena Media is a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation that oversees the public, government, and education access media operations for the city of Pasadena.
Description: Reporting to the Head of Community Development, the Studio Coordinator III is responsible for assisting in administrative duties, training program implementation, ()

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Weekly News From the President: Initial Comments to FCC’s Cable Franchise Proceeding Due This Wednesday

Initial Comments to FCC’s Cable Franchise Proceeding Due This Wednesday
A couple quick reminders about the FCC’s proceeding on cable franchising:
Initial comments are due on Wednesday 11/14.  ACM and NATOA will be filing separate sets of comments, as will other organizations across the country.   If you cannot meet this deadline, you can support ACM’s comments with ()

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Weekly News From the President: Community Media Covering Local Elections

All Politics is Local
We’re hours away from Election Day 2018 and I’m reminded of all the work our members do across the country covering local elections and providing a vital forum for local candidates. National issues are increasingly marking our politics, but Tip O’Neill was right: all politics is local. Without local coverage from people ()

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Open Position: Community Media Education & Production Coordinator

Community Media Education & Production Coordinator
Olympia, WA
Full-time, hourly non-exempt.
$16-18 per hour with generous benefits package.
Reports to Director of Community and Member Engagement
You love watching the bulbs light up when people “get it”. You’re a creative and future-focused person with a passion for what’s next in the world of media. The Community Media Education & Production ()

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Weekly News From the President: Senators Signing US Senator Edward Markey’s Letter in Support of Community Media

Senators Signing US Senator Edward Markey’s Letter in Support of Community Media
ACM thanks the US Senators who are signing Senator Ed Markey’s letter to the FCC, disapproving the FNPRM on Cable Franchising (Docket No 05-311) because of its effects on local communities and community media:

Sen Ed Markey and Elizabeth Warren (MA);
Sen Tammy Baldwin (WI);
Richard Blumenthal ()

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Open Position: Senior Program Manager

City Cable TV Senior Program Manager
The City of Somerville, MA, City Cable TV division is seeking a full‐time Senior Program Director with excellent video production and communication skills and a passion for local government to join our team. If you thrive in a public service environment, enjoy team work as well as individual, detail‐oriented tasks, ()

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Weekly News From the President: Encourage Your Senators to Sign Edward Markey’s Letter

Encourage Your Senators to Sign US Senator Edward Markey’s Letter in Support of Community Media
US Senator Edward Markey of Massachusetts knows community media and why it exists.  He was on the House committee that helped enact the 1984 Cable Act that supported PEG across the United States.  That’s why he’s outraged at the actions of ()

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Weekly News From the President: Community Media Day is this Saturday

Community Media Day is this Saturday
I hope everyone has a great Community Media Day this Saturday, October 20th!
The State of Massachusetts has proclaimed the day (thanks for this Bob Kelly!). If your community is celebrating, let us know by sending an email to 1020@communitymediaday.com.
ACM Northeast and Central States Regional Conferences
My thanks to everyone who attended ()

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Open Position: Truck Producer

KLTV, located in Longview-Kelso, Washington is seeking applicants for its remote production truck producer. KLTV’s four camera remote production truck records numerous sporting events, music concerts, and community events. Each production is located within Cowlitz County (approx. 60-mile radius, and generally evenings and/or weekends. KLTV’s 2010 model year truck, as producer you must know all aspects of remote ()

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Weekly News From the President: ACM NE Region Conference & Trade Show

ACM NE Region Conference & Trade Show
I’m looking forward to visiting with exhibitors and seeing presentations at the ACM Northeast Region Conference in Schenectady, NY this week.
The city along the Mohawk River is home to Proctors Theatre, a media arts center which not only hosts public access television services, but was also the home to ()

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