The 511 TV broadcast is an automated transportation service that provides regionwide real-time traffic information via government access television stations. Local services are available weekday mornings on CityTV, in the City of San Diego, KOCT for the City of Oceanside, and the County TV Community Access channel.
The 511 cable broadcast can be found on the following channels:
CityTV airs Monday through Friday, 5 - 8 a.m. (Cox Cable Channel 24, Time Warner Cable Channel 24, and AT&T service Channel 99)
KOCT airs Monday through Friday, 5 - 8 a.m. (Cox Cable Channel 19)
County TV Community Access airs every day, 4 - 6 a.m. (Cox Cable Channels 19 & 24, Time Warner Cable Channels 24 & 124)
The 511 TV broadcast shows a map of current congestion, accidents, and construction. Live video clips from traffic cameras throughout the region give viewers a real-time look at various highways. Driving times between frequent travel points also are displayed on the broadcast screen.