DC Radio

DC RadioWashington, DC

The Reason Why DC RAdio was nominated:
DC Radio and DCRadio.gov are additional resources for the Districts open and transparent government. The radio station enhances the quality-of-life for District residents by broadcasting vital information, sharing programming on emergency and non-emergency services and alerts, and providing community and government affairs programming. In addition, DC Radio provides a media literacy training platform for DC residents and students. This training opportunity is a key step needed to properly prepare our residents and students for jobs in the broadcast industry.

About DC Radio

DC Radio is owned and operated by the Office of Cable Television, Film, Music, and Entertainment (OCTFME) and supports it mission to produce and broadcast high quality programming that inspires, entertains and informs residents. As the District of Columbia’s first and official government radio station, it’s one of only two municipally-owned full power radio stations in the country.


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