Peabody Access Telecommunications
PAT is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community media center located at 119 Foster Street, Building 13, Suite 2B in Peabody, Massachusetts.
PAT's Mission is to stimulate cultural, artistic and political expression through the use of video and electronic media; to provide a secure forum that will allow the diverse populations of Peabody an avenue to explore the free and open exchange of ideas and to provide open access to the most current technology.
PAT operates Public Access Channel 99, Educational Access Channel 8, and Government Access Channel 9.
Programming on the above channels includes City Council and School Committe Meetings, candidates forums; high school sports and graduation exercises; concerts; festivals; parades, events held by the Peabody Chamber of Commerce; as well as programs with the Peabody Council on Aging, public safety forums and the community bulletin board wich post messages from various organizations.