Services provided by the City of Joplin and Joplin disaster recovery efforts are the focus of Joplin Insider programs airing late July and into August on KGCS-TV.

The first program features information about the Joplin municipal court system and water billing procedures, with Joplin Court Administrator Lamonte Ratcliffe and Finance Director Leslie Haase.

The second program provides an update on disaster recovery with Tony Robyn, of the Planning & Community Development office.  Joplin Insider is hosted by Joplin Public Information Officer Lynn Onstot.

Upcoming airdates for the program include:

Courts/Wastewater:
Sun. July 28 – 6:30 p.m.
Monday, July 29 – 6 p.m.

Disaster Recovery:
Sunday, August 4 – 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 6 – 7 p.m.

Both programs will continue to air throughout the month of August on KGCS-TV.

KGCS programming may be seen over the air on digital channel 22 and on regional cable television systems including Cable One, Mediacom and Suddenlink.  The station operates as a service of the Department of Communication at Missouri Southern State University.