Article 27

Article 27: Cable Television Committee  PDF  Print  E-mail


27.1 Authority

The Cable Television Committee is established by the Selectmen under 207 CMR 3.01(3).

27.2 Membership

The Cable Television Committee members are appointed by the Selectmen who also determine the number of members and their terms.

27.3 Purpose

The purpose of the committee is to advise the Selectmen on licensing and operation of cable television in the Town, including matters pertaining to Public, Educational, and Governmental (PEG) access.

27.4 Responsibilities

The committee responsibilities are to:

  • Monitor the Cable Operators’ license and the PEG Access Service Provider’s contract for compliance
  • Inform relevant parties of instances of license or contract noncompliance
  • Investigate and work to resolve any consumer problems relating to the operation of cable television.