Below is the weekly schedule for , the Town of Darien's local government access channel. The new lineup goes into effect each week on Friday evening.
Staffed by volunteer and paid camera operators, TV79 covers up to five government meetings each week. Most are aired live and repeated the next week.
The channel itself is only available to Darien residents who are Cablevision subscribers, but DVD copies of coverage are available for $25 per disk. TV79 is supported by Cablevision subscription fees and some funding from the Town.
Prerecorded Schedule, Oct. 7-13Event Date Recorded Runtime Airtimes Info Board of Selectmen Oct. 17 0:38
5:22 a.m., 12:24 p.m., prime time rotationAgenda Board of Finance Oct. 18 2:33
8:00 a.m., 5:22 p.m., prime time rotationAgenda RTM Planning, Zoning, & Housing Committee Oct. 13 1:55 10:33 a.m., prime time rotation Agenda RTM 'Shuffle' Walking Tour Oct. 11 1:55 1:02 a.m., 6:00 a.m., prime time rotation
Zoning Board of Appeals Oct. 19 2:22 3:00 a.m., 3:00 p.m., prime time rotation Agenda
Planned Coverage (subject to change)
TV79 will carry the Darien League of Women Voters’ Candidates Night live on Tuesday, Oct. 25 from 6-9 p.m. The Thurs., Oct. 27 debate at 11:30 am in the Library will be taped. Both debates will be reaired several times a day starting Friday, Oct. 28.