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View Live Streaming Video of the City Council and Planning Commission meetings on the internet through our Live Webcast of Milpitas Cable Channel 15! Live webcasting of Channel 15 is available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, anywhere in the world!

You can also view previously recorded and indexed sessions of the City Council and Planning Commission at any time.

System Requirements:

To view and hear live webcasts or archived video, your computer must have a sound card, a minimum 56 Kbs Internet connection, and Windows Media Player version 9 or higher. If you have a Macintosh, be sure that you are running Mac OS 8.1 or later, have a PowerPC 603e 180MHz or better with 32MB RAM, virtual memory turned on, and 10MB of free disk space.

Player Information:

In order to view the video streams you must have a Windows Media Player version 9 or higher. In most cases, if you do not have the software already installed, you will be automatically directed to the download page.

To check what version of Media Player is embedded with your browser. On the Media window, right click on the player, and then click on "About". You must have a Windows Media Player version 9 or higher. Please note that the embedded version and the installed version of Windows Media Player installed on your OS (computer) might be different. If so, click here and install the latest version.

Browser Information:

Please be sure that you are using Internet Explorer 5.0 or Netscape 4.7 or better browser.

Connection Information:

As with all Internet-based video, the more bandwidth available to you the better. The video on our site is configured to stream at various speeds from 20kbps (audio-only) up to 350kbps. Our servers will automatically detect your connection speed and send the highest quality stream possible. If you are trying to view the webcast with a dial-up connection, you will find the best performance is achieved by manually selecting an audio-only version of the webcast.