News items produced by the City of Eden Prairie Communications Division are intended for members of the news media and the community at large.
Jan. 31, 2020 Friday Report
Due to system upgrades, the City’s cable government access channel, EPTV, broadcast will be unavailable for several days beginning Wednesday, Feb. 5. Status updates will be posted to edenprairie.org/EPTV.
EPTV is available to Comcast subscribers on HD channel 813 and SD channel 16; and CenturyLink subscribers on HD channel 1235 and SD channel 235. Aside from meeting playbacks, there is no broadcast schedule for EPTV. The remaining airtime is programmed with public service announcements.
City Council and Planning Commission meetings are also available on-demand at edenprairie.org/CityTV.
City Commission Recruitment
The City Council values the input of residents and provides opportunities for participation through six advisory commissions. Eden Prairie residents are invited to learn more and apply for these commissions online at edenprairie.org/Commissions. The City is specifically looking for applicants for the Conservation and Flying Cloud Airport Advisory commissions.
Monday, Feb. 10: Extended application deadline
Monday, March 2: City commission candidate interviews
Tuesday, March 17: City Council appoints commission members
Late March: City commission orientation
City Government Academy
Eden Prairie's City Government Academy is a free, six-week program offering Eden Prairie residents a behind-the-scenes look at how their city operates. Beginning Wednesday, April 22, a different department is spotlighted each week to give participants a chance to tour City facilities, meet City staff and learn more about municipal government. Residents are encouraged to learn more and apply online at edenprairie.org/EPCityAcademy. Application deadline is Friday, March 6.
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