A computer program developed at the University of Tennessee to help elected

city officials learn more about municipal operations has won two national

awards.

Titled, "Keys To Your City," produced by the UT Center for

Telecommunications and Video on compact disc, has earned a Bronze Telly

Award from the National Telly Awards and the Silver Award of the

International Television Association Multimedia Competition.

The National Telly Awards, founded in 1980, recognizes outstanding

non-network and cable commercials and non-broadcast film, video and

multimedia productions. The ITA competition recognizes the work of

corporate, organizational and independent visual communicators.

"Keys To Your City" instructs elected officials on their city's charter

type, forum of government and departmental operations based on subject

material developed by consultants from the UT Municipal Technical Advisory

Service. The CD-ROM program was developed for the UT Center for Government

Training. CTV's Evelyn Jackson was producer, designer and writer on the

project; P. Matt Ockenfels was multimedia director and programmer; and

Cyndy Edmonds was graphics designer. CTV, MTAS and CGT are agencies of UT's

Institute for Public Service.