Making Democracy Work: How News Media and Citizens Can Work Together
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
7:00 p.m. on CAT TV
Sarah Read, local consultant for the project
Robert Ross, Mizzou Alumni Association and former spokesperson for the City of Columbia
Peggy Placier, LWVCBC co-president
Moderator: Jim Robertson, managing editor, Columbia Daily Tribune
This will be a discussion of the Kettering Foundation grant to the Columbia Daily Tribune.
The purpose of the grant is to improve democratic practices and promote public deliberation. Part of a “learning exchange” are the Trib Talks online, interactive and moderated dialogue forums. These forums allow citizen-driven dialogue.
CAT TV can be found on Mediacom Channel 85, Charter Communications 985, and CenturyTel Prism 98. The show replays on CAT TV at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
Columbia August Ballot Issue: Capital Improvement Projects
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Bob Roper, Foundation for Columbia’s Future
Dave Nichols, Assistant Public Works Director
and Fire Chief Randy White
Jim Robertson, managing editor, Columbia Daily Tribune
The program will be a discussion of the August Ballot Issue in Columbia about the Capital Improvement Projects Sales Tax.
The program will originate on Wednesday, July 8 at 7:00 p.m. on CAT TV and will be replayed on Mediacom Channel 85, Charter Communications Channel 983 and CenturyTel Prism Channel 98. Replay times on CAT TV are at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.