Public Hearing Notice for Charter Communications Franchise Renewal




PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT the Town Board of the Town of Van Buren, Onondaga County, New York, has scheduled a public hearing on December 5, 2017 at 7:31 pm at the Van Buren Town Hall, 7575 Van Buren Road, Baldwinsville, New York to consider renewal of the cable franchises held by Time Warner Cable Northeast LLC, l/k/a Charter Communications.  The purpose of the hearing is to consider a Franchise Renewal Agreement which would renew Charter Communications cable television franchise for an additional ten (10) years commencing on the date of approval of the Franchise Renewal Agreement by the New York State Public Service Commission, or such other date as may be determined, which would establish uniform franchise fees to be paid to the municipality and provide for additional payments to support the local public access channel with all such fees and payments being supported by subscribers’ fees and otherwise bring the franchise into conformity with  certain provisions of the Federal Cable Communications Policy Act of 1984, as amended.


The Agreement, if approved by the Town Board, shall not take effect without the prior approval of New York State Public Service Commission, Three Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12223.


Dated: 11/22/17

Lynn McCormick

Town Clerk