About Us

Service Areas

Roanoke Valley Television, RVTV Channel 3, is a Government and Educational Access Station serving the City of Roanoke, the County of Roanoke, the Town of Vinton, and their respective school systems.


The operational budget for RVTV is provided by the three local governments, and it is funded through the Virginia Communication Sales and Use Tax Revenue paid by Cox Communications.


The RVTV Cable Access Director oversees the daily operations of the station. The RVTV station's policy and procedures are governed by the Roanoke Regional Cable Television Committee, which is made up of representatives of all three localities.


Roanoke Valley Television offers a wide variety of programming choices, including monthly television shows, live government meetings, and stand-alone informational videos.