PEGTV Rutland expands at Howe Center
STAFF REPORT | January 07,2013
From left, Joe Giancola and Peter Giancola, of Howe Center, stand next to PEGTV building committee members Tom Pour, Carl Anderson, Tom Hurcomb, and PEGTV executive director Mike Valentine, as they get ready to break ground on a new addition to their Rutland headquarters located in the Howe Center.
PEGTV recently broke ground for a new 1,500-square-foot addition to its headquarters in building 24 at Howe Center in Rutland.
The addition will provide for new office space, storage and a garage for the PEGTV van, according to a press release.
PEGTV signed a new 10-year lease on the soon-to-be expanded facility. Terms of the lease arrangement were not released.
The Giancola family, owners of the complex, is facilitating construction. Upon completion of construction, scheduled for spring 2013, PEGTV will invite the public to an open house.
“The terms of this lease assures that Rutland County’s information stations can continue to grow and serve Rutland County for many years to come.” Carl Anderson, PEGTV’s board president, said in the release.
PEGTV is comprised of channel 15, for public programming, channel 20, for education programming, and channel 21, for government programming, and is available to all cable subscribers throughout Rutland County.
Streaming programming, video on demand services and hyper-local weather forecasts are also available online at www.pegtv.com.