AT&T Public Hearings

October 07, 2002  

Jacksonville City Council President Jerry Holland announced today that Public Hearings regarding AT&T Cable Television will be held next week. Both the Finance Committee and the Public Safety, Technology & Utilities Committee will hold hearings to receive comments from the public regarding:

Resolution 2002-1048 directing AT&T to comply with its obligations pursuant to Chapter 710 ('Cable Television' Charter), Ordinance Code, so that the Council of the City of Jacksonville may consider endorsing the proposed AT&T merger with Comcast; and

Ordinance 2002-1053 revoking the cable television contract granted to Mediaone of Greater Florida, Inc., on July 29, 1997.

The Finance Committee will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, October, 14, 2002, at 10:00 a.m. and the Public Safety, Technology & Utilities Committee will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 15, 2002, at 2:00 p.m. Both Public Hearings will be held during the regularly scheduled committee meetings in the City Council Chambers located at 117 W. Duval St., 1st Floor, City Hall, Jacksonville, Florida.

Council President Holland invites all interested parties to attend. For additional information, contact the Office of the City Council at (904) 630-1377.