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Monday, December 01, 2008

Update on the Virtual Townhall Meeting


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Here is Davis Media Access' Press Release which also includes for the first time the first round of broadcasts on Cable Channel 15. In addition to some 30 questions that have been submitted directly on the blog, the Vanguard has received at least as many questions via email.

Press Release
For Immediate Release
Nov. 20, 2008

Virtual Town Hall Meeting Fields Public's Questions about DJUSD Davis Media Access (DMA) and the The People's Vanguard of Davis will host a Virtual Townhall Meeting with the Davis Joint Unified School District on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008.

The one-hour program features DJUSD Superintendent James Hammond, Chief Budget Officer Bruce Colby, and School Board President Sheila Allen. The panel is moderated by Vanguard Publisher and Founder David Greenwald. Greenwald said the intent of the program is "to help foster communication between the community and the school district."

Members of the public are invited to post questions for the panelists online at Questions will be selected by the moderator and asked of the panelists during the show. Questions may also be submitted to Greenwald via email.

Greenwald said the event will be a multimedia production. Audio of the program will air during The Vanguard's regular timeslot on KDRT-LP, 95.7 FM in Davis, from 6-7 p.m on Dec. 3. A podcast of the show will also be available at

The show will air on Davis Community Television, local channel 15 on the Comcast system, at the following dates:
Thursday, Dec 4 at 9 p.m.

Friday, Dec 5 at 7 p.m.

Sunday, Dec 7, 2008 at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec 9, 2008 at 3 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2008 at 5 p.m.
The Vanguard will post the streaming video of the broadcast on its blog, located at when it becomes available.

---David M. Greenwald reporting