In most other states, “franchise fee” is an assessment that the Local Franchise Authority (LFA) receives from a cable company …Read more "What is “franchise fee”?"
Congratulations to these folks for their recognition from the ACM Northeast 2018 Video Festival: Robert J Blank & Robert Blank from Newington Community Television, Inc. for A Weekend to Remember in the Historical Documentary category Gil Martinez, Jose Gomez, and Dayl Walker from Hartford Public High School Academy of Engineering and Green Technology for Nepal […]Read more "Three winners from the Nutmeg State"
Community access people in Connecticut, time to plan ahead: October 11-12, 2018 ACM Northeast Trade Show & Conference at Proctors Theatre and arts complex in Schenectady NY. Complete information about Trade Show, workshops and other events, links to registration and hotel information are on the ACM Northeast website (acm-ne.org/2018conference). But just to reiterate: Full Pass […]Read more "ACM Northeast Regional Trade Show & Conference"
Summer is supposed to be when I clean my desk, get things in order, find things I thought I lost. Today I was looking for items from an informational meeting to ‘splain Net Neutrality to members of the Energy & Technology Committee. On the page for ET, I noticed “Archives” on their committee menu, in […]Read more "Transcripts on the CGA website"
Alert member Susan Huizenga pointed out this upcoming Symposium, sponsored by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection: Thursday, June 21 • 8:30am – 4:30pm • CT Convention Center, Hartford • Free to register, but the adjoining parking garage charges • More information at this link • We’ll take this up at our Meet&Greet in Waterbury.Read more "A state-sponsored event of interest"
We are invited to get together at the offices of Skye Cable XIII, the Community Access Provider for the Waterbury Comcast area, on Friday, June 8, from 10:00 a.m. until lunchtime (whenever we get hungry and continue the conversation somewhere nearby or scurry home). We might talk about whether the projected increase in state tax revenue might get […]Read more "Meet & Greet in Waterbury in June"
Item #1: a part-time position Win-TV is the town-specific Community Access Provider for Windsor, running 3 channels. They need a Editor/Videographer /Teacher for 20 hours/week starting this April. Full job description and where to send your resume: WINTVVideographerEditor_ad Item #2: some questions about connecting to Frontier TV Newington Community TV (NCTV) is a town-specific non-CAP running 2 […]Read more "Your Friends Need a Little Help"