Cable Franchise and Hearing Board Meeting: Feb. 25, 2020

Join us for a Cable Franchise and Hearing Board Meeting on Feb. 25, 2020.


This event has already happened.
Feb 25, 2020
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM


City Council Committee Room, 9th Floor, Room 9081
1 Civic Plaza NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102



Download a PDF version of this agenda.

ITEM 1: Review of the January 28, 2020 Meeting Minutes
ITEM 2: Updates and Discussion:

  1. Improvement of local news programming on cable channels -
    (PowerPoint Presentation by Member Marcotte, followed by discussion);
  2. History of legislative appropriations for education access television –
    (Presentation by staff, Jane Yee);
  3. Comcast franchise implementation issues; summary of consumer complaints (received by City from Comcast, if available).

ITEM 3: Public Comment
ITEM 4: Possible Action Items:

  1. Resolution – to recommend revisions of the Cable Board ordinance and Cable Board procedures to reflect the new Comcast franchise ordinance, as well as any new Cable Board advisory functions; and
  2. Resolution – to expand the scope of Board’s authority to address internet issues on behalf of consumers.

ITEM 5: Agenda for Next Meeting – Date to be decided

Reasonable Accommodation

If you need a reasonable accommodation in order to be able to read the agenda or to observe this public meeting, please contact Ms. Jane Yee by email or phone.  The meeting will occur in the City Council Committee Room, 9th Floor, Room 9081, in the City-County Government Center and the Committee Room is accessible to persons in wheelchairs.


Jane L. Yee, Assistant City Attorney