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SF Commons 29

Channel 29 is public access television in its purest sense – individual Producers give their completed shows to SF Commons staff and we program the shows to Producers’ designated timeslots. This channel is in the hands of our Producers.

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SF Commons 76

Channel 76 is where you can catch curated programming from our non-profit member organizations, our original arts and culture series, Transmission, and our LIVE call-in programming from the SF Commons Studio, Tuesdays through Fridays 5pm - 7pm.

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What is SF Commons?

SF Commons is San Francisco Public Access television, housed at BAVC since 2009. Through a grant agreement with the City Department of Technology, SF Commons is able to provide access to video equipment, a television studio, low-cost trainings and a time-slot on cable TV for any current city resident who wants to produce a show. In conjunction with SFGOVTV and EATV, we provide public, educational, and government television services for San Francisco residents, ensuring that locally-produced, non-commercial media remains an essential component to free expression and engagement at a local level.

Become a Producer

Public Access television has a vibrant and storied history in San Francisco. Would you like to contribute your work as an artist, community journalist, storyteller, activist to public access TV? No show is turned away, and we offer our services to help you develop the skills to create broadcast-ready content.

To become an SF Commons Producer, contact us for an orientation and facility tour.

Hours of Operation: Tuesdays - Fridays 12 - 7pm, Saturdays 10am - 4pm
Location: 2727 Mariposa Street, 2nd Floor
Contact: SF Commons Manager Anne Simmons at (415) 558-2123

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