The franchise agreement is between the State of New Jersey and Verizon. Information can be obtained at the Office of Cable Television, http://www.state.nj.us/bpu/about/divisions/cable/
The Township’s Ordinance 4118-15, effective October 19, 2015, granted renewal of the municipal consent to Comcast of New Jersey, LLC to construct, connect, operate and maintain a cable television and communications system in Franklin Township, New Jersey.
The Office of Cable Television (OCTV) provides a Franchise Renewal Guide at: http://www.nj.gov/bpu/pdf/cablepdfs/FranchiseRenewalGuide.pdf
The Cable Television Advisory Committee was established by Ord. No. 1020 in conjunction with Ord. No. 996 which established the cable television franchise. (See Ch. A402 of this Code.) Ordinance No. 996 was replaced by Ord. No. 1731 which did not provide for this Committee; therefore the Committee was recreated on February 23, 1999 by Ord. No. 3031.The title of this article was revised from "Cable Television Committee" to "Cable Television Advisory Committee" 7-14-2009 by Ord. No. 3836