Cable Television Commission
Description: According to the City of Urbana website, the C-U Joint Cable and Telecommunications Commission makes recommendations to the City Councils of Urbana and Champaign on matters concerning operations of the cable television system and on other telecommunication matters. Major activities include holding public meetings concerning application and renewal of franchise agreement, changes in services, monitoring compliance with the franchise agreements, resolving complaints and disagreements between the cable company and users, and holding educational forums regarding telecommunications technology issues. Members serve 3-year alternating terms. Four members represent Champaign, two members represent the University of Illinois and Parkland College and 4 members represent Urbana. The previous title for this organization was the Cable Television Commission.
Source: City of Champaign Website
Date Last Revised: 3/11/11