Media Members

If you are a member of the media and would like information about Galveston, please visit the News Flash page. If you do not find the information you need or are looking for, please via email or by calling 409-692-6514.

City Council Meetings

Watch the Galveston City Council meetings and municipal channel programming both live and at your convenience online. Both Workshop and City Council meetings air Friday through Monday at 6 AM and 6 PM on Municipal TV Channel 16.

Municipal TV Channel 16 (G-TV 16)

The City of Galveston runs programming 24 hours per day on Channel 16 (G-TV 16), in accordance with a franchise agreement with Comcast. Tune in to view City Council meetings and learn about other city news. G-TV 16 is especially useful in times of emergency, as it is updated regularly.

If you want to provide feedback about current or future programming, call 409-797-3546.


The City of Galveston also has an agreement with Galveston Independent School District to operate GISD-TV Channel 17. During times of emergency, the City of Galveston may override programming on Channel 17 to provide more local citizens with helpful information.

Press Releases

All news distributed by the City of Galveston can be viewed online.