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The City of Newark’s Government Access Channel


The mission of the NWK-TV Government Access Channel is to serve the community as a valued resource by providing information. NWK-TV will inform residents of the City’s initiatives and public meetings, develop and showcase original content that highlights the many facets of Newark, and will integrate cable with other communication tools as part of the overall communications strategy.


  1. Increase community awareness of the depth and breadth of important issues confronting the city and create a source of information
  2. Provide the public with information about local government operations through coverage of public meetings and government proceedings in action
  3. Promote the city and showcase services provided to the community. Produce programs covering city-sponsored events
  4. Promote Newark to investors, developers and various stakeholders in and outside of the City of Newark
  5. Improve emergency communications in the event of disaster or widespread service disruption
  6. Create a library of city programming for historical purposes
  7. Create partnerships and generate sponsorships from businesses, tourism and other not for profit organizations.


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Contact Information:

Staff & Faculty:                                                                                           

Felipe Luciano – Director of Communications
Brenda Jones – Senior PR Officer/Producer
Infini McNeill – Personal Assistant to Director of Communications/Intern
Edie Colonia – Studio Manager


Jason Darling –
Ronnie Brumant  –

Please call (973) 595-9634 or email for any inquiries, questions, or requests.


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Programming for and about Newark’s local government:

Newark’s Government Access Channel
1020 Broad St, Suite 2
Newark, New Jersey 07102
(973) 565-9634
Launched on January 22, 2009


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