Department of Cable and Consumer Services - Channel 16

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
703-324-5930 TTY 711
12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 133
Channel 16

Spanish Closed Captioning

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Description automatically generated with medium confidenceBeginning Feb 8, 2022, Spanish closed captions are available for all public meetings and live events on Fairfax County Government Channel 16.  Public meetings that will be captioned in Spanish include the Board of Supervisors meetings, Board of Supervisor Committee meetings, and meetings of the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals.  Other live events such as District Budget Town Halls and Public Safety press conferences will also have Spanish closed captioning available.

Cable TV

  • On your remote control, select the “CC” button (on some remotes, access to “CC” is through the Main Menu button).
  • Navigate to and select CC3.
  • Spanish captions should appear at the bottom of your screen (if captions are in English, you selected CC1. Follow instructions above to select CC3). 
  • TVs and remote controls - consult your user manual if you have difficulty finding the CC/captions menu.

Online Stream

  • In the lower right corner of your computers screen, select the [CC] button in and choose “Español.”


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