ERIC Number: ED108701
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Selecting a Cable System Operator.
Cable Television Information Center, Washington, DC.
Intended to assist franchising authorities with the process of selecting a cable television system operator from franchise applicants, this document provides a framework for analysis of individual applications. Section 1 deals with various methods which can be used to select an operator. The next section covers the application form, the vehicle a franchise authority uses to obtain information relevant to the local government's choice of a franchise from among interested parties. Section 3 discusses guidelines to be followed in analyzing information obtained from applicants. Finally, a number of forms designed to elicit various relevant information are appended. (Author/DGC)
Descriptors: Administrative Agencies, Cable Television, Certification, Commercial Television, Decision Making, Government (Administrative Body), Guides, Local Government, Records (Forms), Television
Cable Television Information Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation, New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Cable Television Information Center, Washington, DC.