Serving the East San Francisco Bay
Area, KCRT Television, part of The KCRT Information Network, televises
to audiences on cable systems in West Contra Costa and Northern Alameda
Headquartered in the historic city of Richmond, California, home of the
Kaiser shipyards during World War II, KCRT Television offers a variety of news and
entertainment programming, including live public meetings, local events,
sports, concerts, and interviews with national and local celebrities.
in 1990 with 12,000 viewer households, KCRT now reaches 70,000 homes and
an estimated 250,000 viewers throughout West Contra Costa and Northern
KCRT telecasts programs 24 hours
a day, seven days a week.
on Channel 28 in multiple Comcast
service areas, KCRT is seen in Richmond, El Cerrito,
Marina Bay, Brickyard Cove, San Pablo, Kensington,
Albany and portions
of El Sobrante. Future expansion
is planned in Contra Costa and Solano County counties.
May 2011, KCRT joined the AT&T U-Verse lineup. The
station's programming can now be seen throughout the San
Francisco Bay Area as part of a local list of regional
channels. To find us, tuned to Ch. 99, locate the
"Richmond" tab, and then press "KCRT."
addition to the TV station, KCRT is in charge of
KCOR-790 AM RADIO, the City of Richmond's
Emergency Alert Station.