Resolution of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
May 24, 1993
Appreciation for KUHT/Houston Public Television
KUHT/Houston Public Television signed on the air in May of 1953 as the nation's first educational television station;
In the 40 years since, KUHT has garnered a reputation as a provider of programs that not only educate, but also inform, entertain, and enlighten viewers of all ages in its 33-county viewing area; and
Channel 8 continues to provide the broadest variety of services to its diverse audiences via descriptive video services (DVS), separate audio program (SAP), and other technologies.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,
That the Board offers its sincere and hearty congratulations to KUHT-TV, America's first public television station, on the occasion of its 40th anniversary.