Cable TV License Renewal Advisory Committee Charge
In accordance with G.L. c166A, the Board of Selectmen hereby establish a Cable T.V. Advisory Committee, composed of five members, who shall focus on recommending acceptance of a Cable T.V. license or renewal of an existing license to the Board of Selectmen. In developing said recommendation, the Committee shall, at a minimum, review the following:
Service Area/Line Extensions
System Upgrading Potential and Schedule
Future Technology - How Accessed, Service Area
Institutional Networks (I-Nets)
Public Access/Local Origination
Customer Service Standards
Senior Citizen Discounts
Annual Performance Review
Gross Revenue - Definition- How Much - Pass-Through
Expansion of Service to Underserviced Areas
The Committee may decide to recommend an "Informal Renewal Process," which is less rigid.
The Committee shall report bimonthly to the Board of Selectmen on progress and to discuss any other issues not explicitly stated in the charge but of concern in the license renewal process.
Adopted by the Board of Selectmen on April 3, 2017.
Charge revised by the Board of Selectmen on September 5, 2017