Richmond West End

WTVR’s Rooftop SkyTracker camera is located on the CBS 6 roof at 3301 West Broad St. Richmond, Virginia.

WTVR TV is a CBS affiliate owned by Local TV LLC. WTVR TV located on Broad Street in Midtown Richmond is the South’s first TV station. WTVR signed on April 22, 1948, the first TV station granted a license south of the Mason/Dixon line. At 1,049 feet above sea level it was the largest freestanding structure in the country at that time, and now the tower stands as a familiar Richmond landmark. The tall tower helps WTVR reach more viewers than any other TV station in Central Virginia spanning a region that reaches Fredericksburg to the North, Westward beyond Charlottesville, east into Tidewater, and south into North Carolina.