TV18 - The Government Channel


TV18 is a joint agency equally controlled and operated between the City of Gainesville and Hall County Governments. Its purpose is to provide timely and accurate information about city / county services, activities and opportunities to the citizens of Gainesville and Hall County. The station also carries information about the city and county public school systems.

Government / Education Access Signal

The TV18 government / education access signal is carried on Charter Communications on Channel 180, on ATT U-Verse on Channel 99 and on Comcast Communications on Channel Number 23.


TV18 staff produce over 80 videos each year including County Commission meetings, the Hall County Connection and special recording requests from county representatives.

Hall County Connection airs daily at midnight, 7:30 a.m., 1 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Eye On Gainesville airs daily at 7 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 7 p.m., and 11:30 p.m.
The Board of Commissioners meetings and City Council meetings air back to back for a week after they are held, airing at 1 a.m., 4 a.m., 4 p.m., and 8 p.m.