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Program Description

  Montgomery Community Media

Montgomery County supports community media and digital equity training through a contract with Montgomery Community Television, doing business as Montgomery Community Media (MCM). MCM operates two community media cable television channels, provides media technology training to County residents and community organizations, and produces independent, diverse, and informative cable programming for County residents. MCM's mission is to provide media, television production, technology training that empowers residents and organizations and provides them with the opportunity to interact, engage, and influence the County government and the community by using the powerful media of television and the Internet.

Program Contacts

Contact Michele Crane of the Department of Technology Services at 240.777.2845 or Julie Knight of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2760 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY20Actual FY21Estimated FY22Target FY23Target FY24
Hours of Montgomery Community Media (MCM) volunteer effort in creating public access programming 12,6461,5102,1002,3102,540
1  MCM facilities were closed to volunteers in FY21 and part of FY22 due to COVID-19.

Program Budget Changes

FY23 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY22 Approved28290610.00
Increase Cost: MCM Operating Cost Increase1447980.00
FY23 Approved29738590.00