Hopkins is served by Comcast Cable, 651-222-3333. The City of Hopkins controls the programming of Channel 16, the government access channel.
City Council meetings and Planning and Zoning Commission meetings can be seen live on Channel 16. Meetings are also replayed on the following days and times:
- Monday and Wednesday at 7 p.m.
- Thursday at 2 p.m.
- Sunday at 1 p.m.
Community Bulletin Board
Channel 16 also serves as a community bulletin board. City meeting and event dates are publicized on this channel. Non-profit organizations can also publicize events of interest to the Hopkins community by emailing information to Ari Lenz.
Educational Access Channel
In addition to the government channel, Comcast subscribers can view the educational access channel on Channel 14. Programming is produced by the six school districts in the commission’s service footprint area:
- Eden Prairie
Public Access Channel
The public access channel is Channel 15. Residents of Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka and Richfield who wish to create their own show, have access to free training and studio time. Residents can also sponsor programing produced by a non-resident.
For more information about PEG access, visit Southwest Community Television..